90th Anniversary of the Halifax Explosion

In honor of the victims and survivors of the Halifax Explosion, Boowoo Productions and Promotions is organizing a series of commemorative events. The following is a list of both confirmed and proposed events, including the dates, venues, times, and participants.

• The Halifax Explosion Memorial "Legacy" Concert.

Legacy Logo Saturday December 1st at 7:30 pm,
Saint Mary’s University, McNally Auditorium

An evening of music, songs, celebration and remembrance, with Don Tremaine as MC.
Hosted by Saint Mary’s University and President Dr. Colin Dodds ,the evening is being recorded as a major fundraiser for the NSYO. The CD –The Legacy will be available Dec. 11th.
Come out and support your NSYO, honour the survivors and the spirit of Halifax
>>Lots of free parking, fully accessible.
All survivors and an immediate family member are invited as complimentary guests.

Feature Performances:  Don Tremaine as MC

         nova scotia youth orchestra • Tickets Now Available
Regular ticket price is $20.00, students' and seniors' tickets $15.00.
To Purchase Tickets - Send your check or money order, with return address to:
Halifax Explosion Gala, c/o 42 Behrent Court, Fletcher's Lake. B2T 1A5

Cut-Off Date for tickets by mail is November 23.

Some tickets may be available at the door December 1, first come first served.

To Reserve Tickets - Call 860-0530 or 223-3856, or
Send an email to one of these addresses:

• Memorial Events
December 2nd, 2007
Dave Stone and Friends at O'Carrolls at 7pm. “Halifax Explosion Showcase” A fundraiser for musical instruments for Sir Frederick Fraser School for the Blind.
Monday December 3 to Thursday December 6 Wreath laying with local history students at all main HRM gravesites.
Tuesday December 4 " Shattered Ship" - What happened to the pieces of the Mont Blanc?
A Talk by Dan Conlin
7:30pm at the Maririme Museum of the Atlantic
free admission
December 6 Memorial Service 9:00 am - at the Bells - more to follow,
Halifax North Hydrostone Committee.
December 6 Memorial Service 10:30 am- Dartmouth Historical Society, at the Anchor Memorial in North Dartmouth.
Monday Dec 3 - Sat Dec 8 Christmas tree delivery to all survivors by local history students.
Contact Us or Janet Kitz : 423-4284, Harry Chapman : 469-2018, to get on the list.

• Other Events TBA as confirmed.

"Morning at the Narrows"
Morning at the Narrows The full color 20x28 inch poster "Morning at the Narrows"
is now available by calling 860-0530 or 223-3856.
Price $10.00

Send your check or money order, with return address to: Halifax Explosion Poster, c/o 42 Behrent Court, Fletcher's Lake. B2T 1A5

You may also order by email to one of the following:

Please add $4 for mail delivery.

For further information contact: Shannon McNally, Executive Assistant,
Boowoo Productions - 223-3856 or email:

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