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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Book Sale

The Norfolk Remembers Team will be featuring the various publications over the August holiday weekend. Details to be posted soon.

Waterford Memorial Plaque Dedication

Dedication Ceremony taking place on Saturday, July 27, 2019 – 2:00pm. The Veteran’s plaque will be placed in the park along Alice Street, close to Heritage Trail – a visual reminder of the sacrifices made by many members of the community – and includes a picture of each solider, their signature and specific details about ..
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15 Day Tour commemorating 75th anniversary of D-Day & Liberation of France

Join us as we visit the significant sites of WWI in Northern France & Belgium including Vimy Ridge, Hill 70 and Ypres Salient on August 16 through 30, 2019. Follow in the steps of Canadian forces during WWII, from the liberation of Holland to the landing beaches of Normandy. This tour includes visits to Amsterdam ..
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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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