Sackville Inducts Three To Sports Wall of Fame
June 5th, 2012
The Sackville Sports Wall of Fame 15th Induction Ceremony takes place on Wednesday, June 6th at 7 pm
The public is invited to attend the Induction Ceremony being held at the Tantramar Veterans Memorial Civic Centre. Inductess are Wynn Meldrum, a builder in both skating and golf, Bruce Harper, an outstanding athlete in football and hockey, and Sara (Meldrum) Youngner, a stellar amateur golfer.
The Sackville Sports Wall of Fame gives public prominence to the achievements of Sackville’s athletic players, teams and those who have been instrumental in advancing the development of sport in Sackville. From the first induction ceremony held in 1989 to the 2012 event, which coincides with the town’s 250th anniversary, there will be a total of 37 inductees honoured on the wall.
The Induction Ceremony will include displays on each of the inductees, a presentation of a commemorative plaque, and the unveiling of carefully framed and plaqued portraits, drawn by local artist Pat Dixon. All are encouraged to attend this special event.
Nominations for the Sackville Sports Wall of Fame can be made by completing a nomination form available on the town of Sackville’s website.