On Saturday, August 27, 2011 there will be two locations in the Lower Mainland to watch the state funeral for the Honourable Jack Layton.
Live Broadcast of the Ceremony begins at 11:00am
Vancouver Public Library Central Branch – Alice Mackay Room – 3500 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, (near Granville Skytrain Station) – Limited seating - Doors open at 10:15 am
Canada Place – 999 Canada Place, Vancouver, (near Waterfront Skytrain Station)
Outdoor screens – There will be no seating arrangements - Public gathering begins at 10:00 am
The Family has asked that in lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Broadbent Institute. On line at: www.ndp.ca/inmemory . Or mailed to Broadbent Institute c/o Canada’s New Democrats, 300 – 279 Laurier St. W., Ottawa, Ontario K1P 5J9