The first feast ever celebrated in honor of St. Anne at Membertou was conducted with the assistance of Rev. A.J. MacLeod and assistant Rev. Hugh McNeil both from nearby St. Anthony Daniel Parish. The feast day started off with an outdoor mass and the procession of St. Anne taking place at 2 p.m. Entertainment was supplied by the Kolby Pipe and Drum band of Connecticut.
Other special events that took place included the special blessing of Princess Micmac Theresa Bernard, the newly elected chief, Gordon MacDonald and celebration of anniversary of Mr. & Mrs. John Mac Ewan. All services were conducted outdoors.