Remembrance Day ceremonies in Edmonton
People place poppies on the Tomb of the Uknown Soldier following Remembrance Day ceremonies at the National War Memorial in Ottawa on Thursday, Nov. 11, 2010. (Pawel Dwulit / THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Published Saturday, November 10, 2012 10:55AM MST
Last Updated Sunday, November 11, 2012 11:11AM MST
There are a number of Remembrance Day ceremonies planned in Edmonton.
Here are some location and time details for just a few ceremonies taking place on Nov. 11:
Church service begins at 9:30 a.m. at Maranatha Church (corner of 47 Street and 119 Avenue).
A procession down the street to the Beverly cenotaph at 40 Street and 118 Avenue for a wreath-laying service will follow.
Ceremony begins at 10 a.m. at the Butterdome at Van Vliet Centre, U of A, at 89 Avenue and 112 Street.
Join the Lt.-Gov. to pay respects to those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in Canada’s past conflicts.
A rededication of the Kingsway Legion cenotaph begins at 10:15 a.m. at 14339 50 Street.
The ceremony will be followed by a Remembrance Day service at 11 a.m.
Alberta Aviation Museum
Ceremony begins at 10:30 a.m. at the Alberta Aviation Museum 11410 Kingsway Avenue.
Ceremony is from 10:15 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
A wreath-laying service will conclude proceedings outside on the City Hall plaza at 10:30 a.m.
100 Street will be reduced to one lane in each direction on Nov. 11 from 9 a.m. to noon to accommodate the Remembrance Day ceremony.
Prince of Wales Armouries
The Loyal Edmonton Regiment Military Museum will be holding a Remembrance Day ceremony at the Prince of Wales Armouries Heritage Centre at 10440 108 Ave. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
West Edmonton Mall
Jasper Place Branch #255 of the Royal Canadian Legion will hold a Remembrance Day service at West Edmonton Mall Phase II, Level One, Ice Palace, from 10 a.m. to noon.
CTV will also be broadcasting a Remembrance Day one-hour special from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. (10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time).
The special will be hosted by CTV National's Lisa LaFlamme.