Remembrance Day 2019

06-Nov-2019

The Burk's Falls Remembrance Day Ceremony happens on November 11 starting with a service at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 405 at 10 am, followed by a parade to the cenotaph by the post office for an 11 am service.

Be Active In Remembrance Day ~

  • - Wear a poppy.
  • - Lay a wreath at the cenotaph.
  • - Plant poppies, tulips, a tree or an entire garden of remembrance.
  • - Read about peace cranes, and then fold and display origami peace cranes.
  • - Learn about Mark Isfeld and "Izzy" dolls, and make "Izzy" dolls to send to children in other countries.
  • - Attend a Remembrance Day ceremony.
  • - Pause for two minutes of silence at 11:00 a.m. on November 11.
  • - Organize a candlelight tribute ceremony to remember those who died during military service to Canada.
  • - Participate in the Legion's Annual Literary and Poster Contest that is open to all Canadian school children.
  • - Visit your local cemetery and pay respect to a Veteran's grave.