Norfolk Remembers

Norfolk County remembers the 249 men and 1 woman who lost their lives during WW1. August 28, 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the start of World War One

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Norfolk Remembers Special Event – Jan 26th

The Norfolk County Public Library is celebrating the progress of the Norfolk Remembers Project for WWI, and the One Novel One Norfolk community reading program with a party! Saturday January 26, 2019 – 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. At the Simcoe Branch – 46 Colborne St. S Please attend and bring your family and friends to: Meet the editor ..
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Women on the Homefront with Jennifer Robson

Canadian author Jennifer Robson will be making a special appearance at the Lighthouse Festival Theatre on Thursday, November 8th to talk about her work and Women on the Homefront. Jennifer Robson first learned about the Great War from her father, acclaimed historian Stuart Robson, and later served as an official guide at the Canadian National ..
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Why We Observe Remembrance Day

Video presentation on Remembrance Day

Armistice 100th Anniversary

Norfolk Remembers in partnership with the Norfolk County Public Library and the Royal Canadian Legion Simcoe invite you to attend a special multimedia presentation at the Norfolk War Memorial – Carillon Tower on Sunday November 11th. This ceremony will commemorate each of the 262 Norfolk men and women who gave the ultimate sacrifice in the ..
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