City of Beaconsfield

City of Beaconsfield
Heroes Park

Heroes Park

October 26, 2015 11:56 ET

Media Advisory: Remembrance Day Ceremony at Heroes Park

BEACONSFIELD, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Oct. 26, 2015) - Mayor Georges Bourelle and members of Beaconsfield Council invite residents to attend the Remembrance Day ceremony commemorating and honouring Canadian veterans' contribution.

Member of Parliament for Lac-Saint-Louis, Francis Scarpaleggia, MNA for Jacques-Cartier, Geoffrey Kelley, Honorary Colonel Jim Killin and representatives of local associations will lay wreaths.

Date and Time: Sunday, November 8 at 2 p.m.
Location: Heroes Park, 288 Beaconsfield Blvd. (across from Centennial)
Event: Remembrance Day Ceremony

Beginning at 1:50 p.m., a 690 Squadron Cadets parade will precede this event.

On this occasion, Council invites residents to wear a poppy, the symbol associated with the memory of those who died at war to defend the freedom that we enjoy today.

Mayor's quote: "Our veterans know the cost of war. Our participation in the commemoration of the First World War and conflicts that have erupted since then, and that erupt today, allows us to express a special thought: we remember."

Contact Information

  • Mayor's Office
    514 428-4410