Archive for June 29th, 2015

Did you know?

On February 15, 1965 our national flag was raised for the first time on Parliament Hill. Canada was just two years away from centennial celebrations when the maple leaf flag was made official by Royal Proclamation. In 1996, February 15 was declared National Flag of Canada Day and has been observed every year since.stock-footage-the-canadian-national-flag-waving-in-the-wind-on-a-flagpole

2015 marks the 50th anniversary of our

Canadian Flag.

So this Canada Day on July 1st, hang a Canadian Flag to

celebrate this momentous occasion!!

Happy Canada Day !

From your friends at the Athol Recreation Committee!

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