Remembrance Day activities scheduled

Here are the places and times for North Island Remembrance Day services

  • Nov. 9, 2011 3:00 p.m.

Here are the places and times for North Island Remembrance Day services

Port Alice

Parade marshalling at the Community Centre at 10:40 a.m., followed by an 11 a.m. ceremony at the Legion Cenotaph.

Hot dogs and hot chocolate for the kids and luncheon for the adults to follow inside the legion.

Everyone Welcome.

Port McNeill

Parade starts 10:30 a.m. at the Port McNeill Legion to the cenotaph, across from the McNeill Road medical clinic, for the official ceremony.

Adults are invited to the legion afterwards and there will be a lunch served for youth at North Island Secondary School.

Port Hardy

The parade assembles near the liquor store and marches to the cenotaph at 10:40 a.m. for Remembrance Day ceremonies. Afterwards, there’s an open house at the legion where the Ladies Auxiliary will serve a free lunch, while kids can enjoy hot dogs and sodas at the Civic Centre, courtesy of the Lions Club.

Alert Bay

Will have its Remembrance ceremony inside the legion starting at 10:30 a.m. A free lunch for all follows the laying of the wreaths.



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