Excellency's opening remarks can be found here.
Later that day His Excellency, in his capacity as Commander-in-Chief of Canada, reviewed the departure parade at the Canadian War Museum of Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members participating in the Nijmegen Marches. Canadian military contingents have participated in the Nijmegen Marches, a prestigious long-distance marching event held in the Netherlands, since 1952.
Her Honour The Honourable Judith Guichon, Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia, gave a short speech at the United Way’s Red Feather Recognition Tea. The Red Feather was adopted nationally by United Way in 1949 as a symbol of united fund raising and as a symbol of service. The text of the speech can be found here.
Music on the Lawn 2014 continued with Dock Side Drive (formerly "The Ford 7") entertaining audiences with the music of the 1940s, 50s and 60s. The event wraps up next Thursday with the third and final musical performance. Her Honour The Honourable Judith Guichon is to be congratulated for her promotion of the musical arts.
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