Canada Day 2013

Canada Day 2013 006Canada Day 2013 023Many thanks once again to Colin Denton, Pender Island Legion’s 1st Vice President and Canada Day Conveynor for a fabulous job of organizing this years events at the Driftwood Center and at Hope

Canada Day 2013 020Bay Bible Camp. The weather was fantastic and the events were plenty.  It started with the parade, continued with opening remarks by Colin Denton, the beautiful singing of Oh Canada by Grace Pohl,  guest speaker John Pender, President of the Pender Island Legion, followed by the invitation to enjoy some birthday cake, face painting by Valentina and musical entertainment. Many of the families journeyed down to Hope Bay Bible Camp where they were served hot dogs, watermelon and enjoyed many activities like the sack race etc.  It was a great day which ended with a fabulous ribeye steak dinner at the Legion Hall and the sing a lCanada Day 2013 039ong music of the Ceilidh Band!  What a great day!!  Thanks to all the many volunteers who helped Colin put this all together!  For more pictures check out the Photo Gallery.

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