CANADIAN GUARDS ASSOCIATION-- 65th Anniversary

OCTOBER 12 TO 14, 2018


The 2018 Reunion will be held at Garrison Petawawa with most activities centered at the Warrant Officers and Sergeants Mess.  You are welcome to stop by to say hello at any time during the event.  Registration and a fee are required to attend the BBQ, Dinner and/or Brunch [see Registration form].


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Friday- 12 OctoberWarrant Officers and Sergeants Mess

 1400 – 21:00 Registration and Meet & Greet

 1600 – 18:00 -- BBQ

Saturday- 13 October - Warrant Officers and Sergeants Mess

 0900 – Open for Registration

 1000 – Annual General Meeting

 1200 – Lunch [on your own] Normandy Court Mess Hall will be               available.

 1330 – 16:00 – Tour of Garrison [Museum, 3RCR lines]

      -- Guards Collection Memorandum of Understanding             ceremony with 3RCR [Museum]

 1730 – Social hour

 1800 – Dinner

 2000 – 2400 – Dance with live music

Sunday- 14 October

 1000 – 1200 – Brunch at Warrant Officers and Sergeants Mess

 1100 – Canadian Guards Memorial Stone – Re-dedication Service

   

Registration is open for Association members and any former member of the Regiment of Canadian Guards and/or spouse, until September 21, 2018.  After that date other requests for guests may be accepted on a first come, first served basis if space available.



CONTACTS FOR INFORMATION


Pembroke/Petawawa Branch

   President:  Norman McBride – Phone: 613-735-2363 or email    mcbridemary@yahoo.ca

  Vice-President:  Bucky Buchanan – Phone: 613-339-3998 or email    buckbuchanan@gmail.com

  Secretary/Treasurer:  Jean Campbell – Phone: 613-732-2482 or email    campmor@bell.net

   Accommodations:  Junior Warrington – Phone: 613-687-4948 or email   jkwarrington8@gmail.com

   Association Sec/Tres: Al Johnston – Phone: 613-736-9670 or email     secretaryd@canadianguards.ca



ACCOMMODATION



Hotels/Motels


The following Hotels/Motels have been contacted and rooms have been set aside for The Canadian Guards Association until August 28, 2018.  When you contact them, please tell them you are attending the Canadian Guards Reunion.  


Best Western Pembroke Inn & Conference,  

1 International Drive, Pembroke. [at Hwy 17 & Hwy 41]

Telephone: 613-735-0131  Toll free:  1(800) 780-7234


Quality Inn & Suites Petawawa,  

3119 B Petawawa Blvd, [Civic Center Road], Petawawa.  

Telephone:  613-687-2855 Toll free: 1- 866-477-1130


Holiday Inn Express,  

8 International Drive, Pembroke. [at Hwy 17 & Hwy 41]

Telephone: 613-629-1990 Toll free: 1-877-660-8550


Clarion Hotel & Conference Centre,  

900 Pembroke St. E, Pembroke. [Near Pembroke Mall]

Telephone: 613-735-6868



Black Bear Campground, Garrison Petawawa.  

Contact: Mark Lawrence at 613-687-7268 or 613-687-5225


Garrison Accommodation, the availability of which will not be known until   September. Details will be posted on the net.