Serving the community of New Westminster since 1888.

by British Columbia
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Representing the oldest citadel in the Lower Mainland, The Salvation Army inNew Westminster has been serving the community with Soup, Soap and Salvation since 1888.  The Salvation Army invites all to celebrate the 125th Anniversary with a community driven multi-day event running from Friday, March 1st to Monday, March 4th.

March 4th, 2013 has been deemed as “Salvation Army Day in New Westminster” by New Westminster City Council.  Shares Sharon Tidd, Pastor for The Salvation Army New Westminster Citadel Corps, “literally thousands of people have been offered help and hope, some finding freedom from addiction, others moving from homelessness into productive, stable living environments, many others receiving practical assistance in emergencies.  The Salvation Army in New Westminster has enjoyed the privilege and blessing of serving all those who need practical assistance.”

We invite you to celebrate this milestone with us by attending the following events hosted at: 325 Sixth St, New Westminster, BC | 604.521.8223

Worship Team Jam & Worship Service
Friday, March 1 at 7 pm

Community Brunch
Saturday, March 2 at 10 am

Outdoor Anniversary Celebration @ Hyack Square
(free cake / coffee and children’s activities)
Saturday, March 2 at 1 pm

Salvation Meeting
Saturday, March 2 at 7 pm

Holiness Meeting
Sunday, March 3 at 11 am

Community Lunch
Sunday, March 3rd at 12:30 pm

“Salvation Army Day in New Westminster”
(meal and celebration)
Monday, March 4 at 6 pm

Additional activities include, the opportunity to view The Salvation Army’s historical display at the Church during the day (located at 325 Sixth St, New Westminster, BC) and watch for vintage truck, “Huey,” and the Sally Ann Lassies out and about serving free coffee & donuts acrossNew Westminsterduring the week of February 25th – March 4th.

Come join us!