Lest We Forget: November 11th is Remembrance Day in Canada

Originally commemorating the end of World War 1, Remembrance Day has become an occasion to honour those who have served or are serving our country in the armed forces, keeping our country glorious and free. This year, November 11th marks the 100th anniversary of the signing of the armistice that ended the First World War. […]

Remembrance Day Ceremonies in Metro Vancouver

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Every November 11th, people around the world gather to commemorate, honour, and remember those who made sacrifices during times of war. Remembrance Day, the 11th day of the 11th month, marks the end of World War I, and reinforces hope for the peaceful world we want to pass on to future generations. This Saturday, November […]

Books for Kids About Remembrance Day

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Talking to kids about something as big and complex and sad as war is not an easy feat. We find books are always a great way to start a conversation and here we have gathered a number of them, separated by age appropriateness, that you can share with your family in hopes of answering some […]