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Royal Canadian Legion - South Carleton (Manotick) Branch #314 Remembrance Ceremonies


Saturday, November 5th: At Highway 416 Commemorative Park, located at the intersection of Hwy 416 and Rideau River Road: District G Ceremony at 11 a.m.

Sunday, November 6th: In Kars: ceremony at 11:15 a.m. at the Cenotaph located at Kars on the Rideau Public School, followed by refreshments at the St. John's Anglican Church.

Sunday, November 6th: In North Gower: ceremony at 12:45 p.m. at the Cenotaph located in North Gower on Perkins Drive, followed by refreshments at the United Church.

Friday, November 11th: In Manotick: 11 a.m. at the Manotick Cenotaph.  Street closures start at 10:30 a.m. The parade forms up at 10:15 a.m. in the Manotick MEWS entrance off Beaverwood Street and departs at 10:40 a.m. along the following route: from the Legion to Manotick Main Street to Clapp Lane to the Cenotaph on Dickinson Street.  Following the ceremony at the Manotick Cenotaph, the parade marches back to the Legion via Dickinson Street to Mill Street, left on Manotick Main to Beaverwood, and back to the Legion where the Salute will be taken. Refreshments will be available at the Legion after the parade is dismissed.

People who are unable to attend the ceremony on Nov 11th in Manotick (or elsewhere) are encouraged to observe two minutes of silence at 11 a.m., regardless of where they are at that moment. This tribute of respect through silence is observed from coast to coast to coast as it moves from east to west through all the time zones of our great nation.