2015 Norfolk County Proclamations

The Proclamations that are posted on this page formally recognize important events and organizations within Norfolk County.

Month of June Proclamations

June is Seniors’ Month

  • Many communities across the province pay tribute to seniors by observing Senior’s Month. This provides an excellent opportunity to recognize senior men and women who make a viable contribution to society.

June 19 – United Empire Loyalists’ Day

  • United Empire Loyalists’ Day is an opportunity to reflect on the tradition of the Loyalists and the resources and achievements they have brought to our land.
  • A flag raising takes place at Governor Simcoe Square annually to celebrate this day.

June 20 – Community Water Safety Day

  •  This day is dedicated to raising Awareness of the importance of water safety to the residents and visitors of Norfolk County. 
  •  The Community Water Safety Day event will be held at the end of Walker Street and Port Dover Beach and will include displays and activities to engage the public to learn how to stay safe around the water this summer.