Gatherings to observe Remembrance Day across region

By Geoff Smith (@GeoffSmithLNN on Twitter)
November 10, 2017 - 11:15am

LETHBRIDGE - In addition to services in Lethbridge, people in communities across southern Alberta will gather Saturday, Nov. 11 to remember the sacrifices of those who served. Scheduled Remembrance Day ceremonies include:

Taber's Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 20 says the public as well as veterans and families are invited to a flag ceremony at 9 a.m. at the cemetery. The ceremony at the Community Centre auditorium will begin at 10:45 a.m. and people are asked to get there well ahead of time. A luncheon will follow at the Legion hall.

In Coaldale, the ceremony will begin at 10:30 a.m. at Jennie Emery Elementary School, 1101 - 22 Ave.

Pincher Creek's Remembrance Day ceremony will begin at 10:45 a.m. at the Community Hall.

In Cardston the service is planned for the Cardston High School gymnasium. It will begin at 9:45 a.m.

Remembrance Day services in Claresholm are set to get under way at 10:30 a.m. at the main hall of the Community Centre.

Nominations being sought for the 2018 Great Kids Award

Join the Discussion

We are happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules: Keep it clean, keep it civil, keep it truthful, stay on topic, be responsible, share your knowledge, and please suggest removal of comments that violate these standards. See full commenting rules.