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  • Remembrance Day  in Fernie
  • Thursday • November 11, 2021
  • 10:45 am
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Commemorating the end of WWI with the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #36 with a special Livestream event.

To comply with COVID-19 requirements and to keep vulnerable community members safe, the official Remembrance Day service will be held at the Fernie Cemetery Cenotaph by invitation only and wreaths will be laid on the graves of fallen soldiers.

Members of the public are invited to attend the Fernie Court House Cenotaph in their own time to pay their respects and lay their own wreaths. 

Legion Members are welcome at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #36 from 10:45am - 3pm to watch the Livestream.

The Legion will be open to the public from 3pm. 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

10.45am: Livestream available on Fernie Legion Facebook Page, vehicle parade departs from Fernie Legion through Downtown Fernie to the Fernie Cemetery. 
10.55am: Service & wreath-laying at the Fernie Cemetery Cenotaph Livestreamed on Facebook. In person attendance by invitation only. 
11am: 2-minute silence.
3pm: Legion open to the public. 

Remembrance Day is a public holiday in Canada. 

They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old;
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning
We will remember them.

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