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  • 11th Annual Memorial Butterfly Release

    Saturday, September 15, 2018 9:00:00 AM - Saturday, September 15, 2018 12:00:00 PM
    Location: Fairy Lake Park
    Category: Community Event
    This event takes place every September at Fairy Lake Park in Newmarket, Ontario at the Gazebo. The morning consists of a ceremony where hundreds of beautiful monarch butterflies are released in memory of loved ones that have passed on. This event allows individuals to express their sorrow for the loss of their loved ones, celebrate, and honour their memory. The event also includes: • Live music and readings • Children’s colouring activities • A barbecue lunch provided by the Optimist Club of Aurora with the proceeds donated to Bereaved Families of York Region
      Contact Name: Bereaved Families of York Region
      Contact Phone: 9058986265
      Contact Email: bfoyr_program@bellnet.ca