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Communities join together for Canada Day at Clementsport Legion


Published on June 28, 2017

There will be lots of food at the Canada Day celebrations in Clemenstport at the Legion July 1, including a pancake breakfast and a barbecue lunch.

©Lawrence Powell

CLEMENTSPORT - Canada Day celebrations return to Clementsport Legion July 1 with three communities joining together to make it a spectacular day.

Clementsport, Cornwallis, and Deep Brook will come together to celebrate Canada’s 150 birthday with numerous activities hosted by various groups. Included will be a pancake breakfast, competitions for children and adults, fun activities for kids, a barbecue lunch, and even a clown show.

And of course there’s a Canada Day cake and live entertainment – and everyone is invited.

The Schedule

-- 8 to 10:30 a.m. -- Pancake Breakfast. Hosted and served by Deep Brook Lions Club. Adults - $8. Kids -$4.

-- 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. -- Historical Society Interactive Displays. Hosted By Clements Historical Society.

-- 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. -- Good Neighbours Club Bake Table. Various items for sale. Hosted By The Good Neighbours Club.

-- 9:30 a.m. -- Start of Canada 150 Family Marathon/Walk. Pledge Forms available throughout Area. Hosted by the Legion.

-- 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. -- Various Competitions both adult and children. Prizes will be presented. Hosted By all.

-- 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. -- Bouncy Castle Set-up/Face Painting. Hosted by Legion Ladies Auxilary.

-- 12 to 4 p.m. -- Milo The Clown Show. Not to be missed. Hosted by the Legion.

-- 12 to 2 p.m. -- Barbecue Lunch. Legion and Ladies Auxilary.

-- 12:30 p.m. -- End of Marathon. Winners Declared/Prizes Presented.

-- 1 to 2 p.m. -- Judging of Children’s Posters/Poems. Hosted and Judged by Lions Club/Legion/Historical Society.

-- 2 p.m. -- Awards Presented to Children.

-- 2 p.m. -- Cutting of Canada Cake.

-- 1 to 4 p.m. -- Adult Horseshoe Tournament. Hosted by the Legion.

In addition live entertainment is planned through out the afternoon featuring local artists.