Yummy Mid-month Dinner this Friday, Sept. 19 at Colborne Legion! Back by popular demand is cook Peter Petit’s full-course boneless chicken breast dinner which includes Caesar salad, fresh seasonal veggies, apple crisp for dessert, tea and coffee — for just $12 per person serving 5-6:30 p.m.
Here’s some news to lighten your step! Weekly Line Dancing sessions resumed every Tuesday morning 9:30 to 11:30 at the Colborne Legion Sept. 9. That’s followed by moonshot euchre at 1 p.m. with members of the 55 Plus Club. If interested in these activities, arrive earlier to get the details.
Twelve teams will enjoy a friendly afternoon of nine holes of golf Sunday, Sept. 21. The annual Colborne Legion Mixed Golf Tournament is being held at Salt Creek Golf Links. It’s a shotgun start at 1 p.m.. After play, it’s back to the Colborne Legion for dinner!
Wondering what to do with your “empties” now the local repository has closed in Colborne? Why not donate them to Colborne Legion? We’d be pleased to accept “empties donations” from 1 p.m. on daily. Pull into the rear parking lot and drop contributions at the back door by the patio deck. Your financial donation is much appreciated!
To honour our Ladies’ Auxiliary members and volunteers, an annual dinner is held. While the L.A. is known for serving meals and catering receptions for the community, this is one dinner where the tables are turned: the Legion prepares, serves and oversees the behind-the-scenes duties so the women can enjoy having a served dinner. The Sweetheart’s Dinner is being held Saturday. Sept. 27.
A District Drum Head service will be held at Trenton Legion starting 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 28. Members of Colborne Legion will be attending. It’s a moving ceremony, open to the public.
The first monthly Fun Pool Tournament of the 2014-15 season resumes Sunday, Sept. 28. There are cash prizes to be won for first-, second- and third-place finalists. Sign in at 11:30 a.m. for the random pairing of partners. Registration is $7 per person. A lunch is available for $3. Play begins at 12 noon on the two pool tables in the club room. For more information or to pre-register, call the Legion and register with the bar steward Tom Semple: 905.355. 5479.
The next monthly Roast Beef Dinner will be held Friday, Oct. 3, serving 5-6:30 p.m. Cost is $12 per person.
The next moonshot euchre tournament will be held Sunday, October 5 at Colborne Legion. Register ($5 per player) by noon for an afternoon of play. Great prizes to be won! A homemade, delicious lunch is available for just $3.
We’re heading into fall and the pre-Christmas season. There are several events in November to mark of your calendar!
- The annual Colborne Legion-sponsored Santa Claus Parade will be held 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22.
- The annual Festival of Trees is returning to Colborne Legion Nov. 19, 20, 21 and 22. Colborne Legion donates the space so the dozens of Christmas trees decorated by contributing businesses, families, organizations and individuals can be viewed by the public. Enjoy some seasonal sweets and hot chocolate! The trees are beautiful — and you have the opportunity to purchase tickets to win your favourite tree! All proceeds go to support the Colborne Public School Music Program (the multi-award-winning kids thank you for your support!). While the festival is open, feel free to drop off food bank donations. For more information, contact Chad Morford at 905.355.2532 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org .
- Because of the festival of Trees, our November mid-month dinner will be held Friday, Nov. 14.