National Day of Mourning, Sunday, April 28, 2024

We remember workers who have died, were injured, or became ill from their job.

We commit to protecting workers and preventing further workplace tragedies.

You can learn more at

Please find below the Day of Mourning ceremonies being held in Nova Scotia this year.  NSGEU encourages everyone to participate in a ceremony in their community.


Annapolis Valley Labour Council

Day of Mourning Ceremony

Kentville Memorial Park — at Workers’ Memorial Stone Monument

Sunday, April 28, 2024 at 3:00pm

Contact: Janet Barteaux at Annapolis Valley Labour Council – email:



Nova Scotia Federation of Labour

Day of Mourning Ceremony

Nova Scotia Legislature (Province House) outside grounds

Sunday, April 28, 2024 at 11:00am

Contact: Joan Wark at NS Federation of Labour: 902-454-6735 / email:



Cape Breton District Labour Council

Day of Mourning Ceremony

Steelworkers and Pensioners’ Hall, 30 Inglis Street, Sydney

Sunday, April 28, 2024 at 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Contact: Natasha Hogan – email:



Pictou County Injured Workers Association

Day of Mourning Ceremony

Trenton Park, 119 Park Road, Trenton

Sunday, April 28, 2024 at 6:00pm

Contact: Mary Lloyd – email:

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