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Remembrance Day Services in and around the Truro-area

A singular poppy is a work by David MaAskill, the featured artist at Pierscape 2019.
A singular poppy is a work by David MaAskill, the featured artist at Pierscape 2019. - Contributed
TRURO, N.S. —

Remembrance Day services scheduled for Monday, Nov. 11 BASS RIVER
10:45 a.m. start time at the Cobequid Veterans’ Memorial Park, followed by a reception at the West Colchester Consolidated School at 27 Maple Avenue.

BROOKFIELD
10:30 a.m. – Parade participants form up outside the fire station at 110, Hwy 289.
10:45 a.m. – March to the cenotaph outside the fire hall.
11 a.m. – Formal Remembrance Day ceremony.

DEBERT
10:45 a.m. – If weather is good, parade participants will march from the Debert Court nursing home at 16 Dakota Road to the cenotaph.
11 a.m. – Remembrance Day ceremony. It will be at the cenotaph if the weather is good, or inside the Legion if conditions are poor, at 1252 Masstown Road.

GREAT VILLAGE
10:30 a.m. – Service begins inside the Faith Baptist Church at 8671 Hwy 2.

MILLBROOK
9:30 a.m. – Mass at the Sacred Heart Catholic Mission Church at the end of Church Street.
10:30 a.m. – March to cenotaph.
10:50 a.m. – Formal ceremony begins.
12 p.m. – Meal at the Millbrook Community Hall at 820 Willow Street (where the band office is located).

RIVER JOHN
10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. – participants form up.
11 a.m. – Ceremony at the Hwy 6 memorial before the bridge. Service at the United Church immediately after.
6 p.m. – Supper at the Legion at 2506 Station Road. Please call 902-351-2836 for tickets.

SHUBENACADIE
10:30 a.m. – Parade to form up at the cenotaph.
11 a.m. – Ceremony to be held at cenotaph if weather is good, or the Shubenacadie United Church if conditions are bad, at the intersection of Hwys 2 and 224.

STEWIACKE
10:45 a.m. – All participants to line up at the Legion at 299 George Street for the 11 a.m. ceremony. A chili and hotdog lunch will be served upstairs afterwards.

TATAMAGOUCHE
10:30 a.m. – Parade participants gather at the Legion at 80 Queen Street.
10:45 a.m. – Parade marches up to the cenotaph outside Sharon United Church at the corner of Main and Church Street.
11 a.m. – Ceremony including two minutes’ silence and laying of wreaths.

TRURO
10:30 a.m. – Parade will form up in front of the Truro Farmers Market on Young Street.
10:45 a.m. – March begins.
11 a.m. – Remembrance service and laying of wreaths at Civic Square.
1 p.m. – Banquet at the Truro Legion. Presold tickets required.

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