Surrey Centre Cemetery

Newly free butterflies rest their wings in Surrey Centre Cemetery. (Samantha Anderson)

Surrey Centre Cemetery to host celebration of fathers past and present this weekend

Butterfly release, BBQ and historical tours at annual Father’s Day event in West Cloverdale

 

Celebrant Godwyn Young stands in the centre of nearly 300 schoolchildren, gathered at Angela’s Garden for the annual butterfly release. (Samantha Anderson)

Hundreds of butterflies released at Cloverdale’s Surrey Centre Cemetery

The sixth-annual event aims to teach children about the cycle of life

 

A grave marker for the Scott family was installed at Surrey Centre Cemetery at a small ceremony on April 12, 2018. (Samantha Anderson)

Cloverdale’s Scott family honoured at Surrey Centre Cemetery

Grave of pioneer family marked after 84 years

 

The 101st anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge was remembered in a commemoration ceremony at Surrey Centre Cemetery in Cloverdale on Sunday, April 8. (Samantha Anderson)

UPDATE: 101st anniversary of Vimy Ridge commemorated in Cloverdale ceremony

More than 100 braved the rain on Sunday morning to remember the Battle of Vimy Ridge

The 101st anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge was remembered in a commemoration ceremony at Surrey Centre Cemetery in Cloverdale on Sunday, April 8. (Samantha Anderson)