Where to commemorate Remembrance Day in Waterloo Region
Cadets guard the cenotaph during a Remembrance Day ceremony in Waterloo, Ont., on Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014. (Terry Kelly / CTV Kitchener)
Published Thursday, November 9, 2017 11:52AM EST
Last Updated Thursday, November 8, 2018 11:06AM EST
With Nov. 11 falling on a Sunday this year, many people will be off work and able to attend a Remembrance Day ceremony.
If you’re interested in being one of those people, here’s a look at Remembrance Day services in Waterloo Region.
This year marks the 100th anniversary of armistice.
As always, Cambridge has three separate services at its three separate cenotaphs.
Veterans’ parades to the cenotaphs at Queen’s Square in Galt, on King Street in Preston and at Queen and Tannery streets in Hespeler begin at 10:15 a.m., with ceremonies getting underway at 10:30 a.m.
In Kitchener, the Remembrance Day ceremony will be held at the cenotaph at Duke and Frederick.
For those who want to observe from the comfort of their own homes, we will be streaming the service live on our website.
At the Waterloo cenotaph on Regina Street South, the ceremony will take place at 10:30 a.m.
A parade will form at the intersection of Bridgeport Road East and Regina Street North at 10:00 a.m.
The Remembrance Day ceremoney will happen at the New Hamburg Community Centre at 11 a.m.
Several services in the region will be affected on Nov. 12.
All regional administrative offices, children's centres and home child care offices, landfill sites and senior's services adminstration will be closed.
All branches of the Region of Waterloo Library will be closed as well, as will the Schneider Haus and McDougall Cottage.