Remembrance Day Ceremonies :: Statutory Holidays in BC
AT THE FLAGPOLE
1045 Members and Guests assemble in the vicinity of the Flag pole.
1055 The Reverend Edwin Taylor makes the Opening Prayer.
1100 Past Commodore - Eleven Hundred
Honorary Commodore - Make it so
Past Commodore - Strikes six bells
Honorary Commodore - Sound the Still
Trumpeter Stevan Paranosic - Sounds the Still
Honorary Commodore - Sound the Last Post
Trumpeter Stevan Paranosic - Sounds the Last Post
Junior Commodore & Juniors - Ensign is half-masted in conjunction
Honorary Commodore - Ladies and Gentlemen, please observe two minutes of silence
Honorary Commodore - Sound the Reveille
Trumpeter Stevan Paranosic - Sounds the Reveille
Commodore lays RVYC Wreath - accompanied by piper (Flowers in the Forest)
The names of the fallen are read out
Past Commodore - Strikes one bell after each name is called
Reverend Taylor - Concluding prayer and blessing
Commodore - Closing Remarks
Honorary Commodore - Thank you
A coffee station will be made available. The Clubhouse will be open from 10:30 am - 12:30 pm.