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Acadian week

August 13, 2020 4:58 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Acadian Week took place from August 8 to 15, 2020 in Courseulles-sur-Mer and other villages. Some of the activities took place at the Juno Beach Centre, which has been a partner of Acadian Week for 15 years.

See you soon Louis

July 7, 2020 11:30 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Our Visitor Services Manager, Louis Lebel, returns home to Canada after 3 years at the Juno Beach Centre. First as a guide in 2012, Louis came back and became the Visitor Services Manager in October 2017. He trained the 2018 and 2019 guide teams as well as the first 4 guides of 2020. All guides,...

Testimony – Memory

June 9, 2020 10:25 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Today, we share with you the testimony of Rebecca Le Savoureux, Sales Manager of the Juno Beach Centre. 💬 Juno Beach… an 8-kilometre beach in Normandy, 14,000 Canadian soldiers on D-Day, 359 deaths, a bloody day but a day full of hope. The beginning of the end of the war, a necessary step towards peace. Juno...

Testimony – Memories

June 9, 2020 9:50 am Published by Leave your thoughts

D-Day 2020 Serving Canada’s Juno Beach Centre Brigadier-General Ernest B Beno, OMM, CD Board Member, Juno Beach Centre Association of Canada It was in the early 2000s when I met “Lieutenant” Garth Webb, the driving force behind the creation of the Juno Beach Centre, and himself a D-Day vet of 14th Field Regiment, RCA. He...