Ringing of bells and remembrance day service in Innisfil

Niagara Falls Bridge Commission to mark WWI anniversary with bells

Later veterans can enjoy a free buffet and entertainment. Following dinner, guest speaker Rich Whitney will give a speech called "Making America Care Again - Why Americans Should Oppose War".

The Bells of Peace special ceremony to mark the end of the First World War will take place on November 11, 2018, at sunset across Canada.

The bell-ringing will break out on the 11th hour, of the 11th day, of the 11th month.

To engage youth in this significant initiative, children with the help of schools and youth organizations, are encouraged to research, locate and place flags on the graves of Canadian Veterans of the Great War.

This Sunday is Veteran's Day but Georgeann Hartzog with the Peace Coalition of Southern Illinois says it's time we go back to the holiday's original name - Armistice Day.

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The church bells will chime 100 times at dusk, a sound that will resonate in community's right across Canada. But Sarah and Nicole will strike their's 21 more times at 11:11, 21-gun salute-style.

Also, send us an email - at news@newnan.com - if you are planning to participate.

The U.S. World War One Centennial Commission was established by Congress in 2013 to provide education programs, public outreach, and commemorative events regarding the American involvement in that war. The United States officially entered the war on April 6, 1917.

In Bonnyville, the legion, Branch 183, which is in a historic church, will have an opportunity to ring the bell that sits in the building's tower.

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