The armoury was completed in March 1915, and opened to great fanfare with a  formal ball.

The Merritt armoury was completed in March 1915, and opened to great fanfare with a formal ball.

The Drill Hall at 100. Join the Elks, the Legion, Nicola Valley Museum & Lt-Gov. of BC Judith Guichon tomorrow evening, Feb. 21, 7pm, at the old Drill Hall, now the Elks’ Hall at 1702 Coldwater Ave. The NV Community Band will perform marches & songs from the First World War years to celebrate the Merritt drill hall. FMI contact Mike mjsasges@shaw.ca or (604)916-9289.

Read full issue Merritt Morning Market 2690 – Feb 20

Or read on Scribd