REMEMBRANCE DAY: Ceremonies mark Remembrance Day

NANAIMO: Several services are planned to mark Remembrance Day in the Nanaimo area.

Several services are planned to mark Remembrance Day in the Nanaimo area.

The parade and service in downtown Nanaimo begins at 10:30 a.m. and concludes at noon. The parade route begins at Chapel Street and continues along Church Street to the Cenotaph. It then continues along Front Street to return to Chapel Street.

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 257 in Lantzville has a parade and service planned for 10:30 a.m., followed by lunch and celebration from noon to 8 p.m.

A service for shut-ins at Berwick on the Lake is also planned, organized by the Korea Veterans of Nanaimo. That service is planned for Saturday (Nov. 10) at 10:45 a.m.