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Where and when to attend 2019 Remembrance Day events across U of T’s three campuses

(photo by Nick Iwanyshyn)

Each year, the university community gathers on Remembrance Day to remember the faculty, staff, alumni and students who fell in the First and Second World Wars and other action.

The university is holding events across its three campuses on Nov. 11 to honour soldiers and veterans.

All are welcome to attend.

St. George campus

10:20 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Soldiers’ Tower

The annual Service of Remembrance will be held at Soldiers’ Tower, followed by a reception at Hart House. The carillon will be played before and after the service, which includes the singing of hymns, laying of wreaths and the recitation of the poem In Flanders Fields, written by U of T alumnus John McCrae. The Memorial Room museum in the Soldiers’ Tower will also be open for visitors.

U of T Mississauga campus 

10:40 a.m. at the Maanjiwe nendamowinan building

Faculty, staff, students and visitors are invited to attend the annual Remembrance Day ceremony in front of the Maanjiwe nendamowinan building.

U of T Scarborough campus 

10:45 a.m. to 12 p.m. at The Meeting Place

The Remembrance Day service will feature the U of T Scarborough concert band, concert choir and string orchestra.