10:45. a.m. start time, Cobequid Veteran’s Memorial Park
Reception to follow at local school.
10:45 a.m. – Form up of Col. Ned Henderson’s 569 Air Cadet Squadron and accompanying band at the Veteran’s Memorial in front of the fire hall.
11 a.m. – Remembrance services, wreath laying, singing of O Canada and other songs.
Free-will dinner inside the Knox Church Hall immediately following the Remembrance services.
10:45 a.m. – Form up in front of the Debert Court seniors’ home on Dakota Road.
11:00 – Remembrance services at the cenotaph.
Meet and greet to follow immediately after in the Debert legion.
5 p.m. – Supper with legion dignitaries and other guests. Tickets $10 at the door (free to veteran’s and their spouses).
9:30 a.m. Mass Sacred Heart Church
10:30 – Veterans march from church to cenotaph.
10:35 – wreath pickup at seniors’ centre
10:50 – opening remarks
11:00 – O Canada
11:05 – Two-minute silence, reveille, presentations of family wreaths and lament
12:15 p.m. – Welcome and remarks by Dr. Don Julien, Millbrook Community Hall
12:30 – Dinner at the community hall.
Parade form up at 10:30 a.m.
March to cenotaph at 10:45 for laying of wreaths at 11 with services to follow immediately after at the Sharon United Church.
Social gathering to follow at the legion along with a banquet at 6 p.m.
10:30 a.m. – Parade form in front of the former fire hall on Young Street.
10:45 – March begins.
Remembrance service and laying of wreaths at 11 a.m.
1 p.m. - Roast beef dinner at Truro legion. Tickets $10 at the door.
10:45 a.m. parade form up.
March to cenotaph for 11 a.m.
10:30 a.m. – Parade to form up for 11:00 service at the cenotaph (if weather is bad the service will be held inside Shubenacadie United Church).
6-9 p.m. – Banquet at the Shubenacadie legion hall on Village Road. Tickets $12 each.
NOTE: Services in some cases could change depending on weather conditions. There may also be other services within Colchester not included in this listing.