Ladies’ Auxiliary wined and dined at Sweetheart’s Dinner

Colborne Legion Ladies' Auxiliary members and their volunteers were honoured with a fine-dining experience Sept. 27. Peter Petit and Tracy Singleton prepared and served and excellent dinner, assisted by John Fox — a gift of thanks from Branch 187 for all the LA does and contributes throughout the year.
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Great day, great golf tourney Sept. 21

was held at Salt Creek Golf Links. “A good time was had by all,” says event organizer and Colborne Legion Sports Chair John Fox. After a shotgun start, nine holes of golf were played. Everyone returned to the Colborne Legion for an excellent steak and chicken dinner prepared by Peter Petit and Tracey Singleton. The men’s team winners were: Azher Hussain, Bob Andrews, Mo Point and James Redhead. The Mixed Team winners were: Allison Smith, Troy Collins, Jason McKinlay and Mike Enzi. Ladies’ closest-to-the-pin was won by Nancy Gauthier. Jason McKinlay won for the men. Ladies’ longest drive went to Chevy Wilson and Jim Hesson won closest to the beer case. Winner Maple Leaf hockey game tickets was Moe Point. Thanks for the assistance of Judith Howe, Brenda Graham and, on 50-50 sales, Barb Smith. Legion President Patti May was busy behind the clubroom bar. Linda Ferguson took photos.
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Peter’s special chicken dinner Friday, Sept. 19

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.
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Step out at Tuesday morning line dancing

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.
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Annual Legion golf tourney this Sunday

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!
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We welcome donation of your “empties”!

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!
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Sweetheart’s Dinner honours L.A. Sept. 27

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.
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Drum Head Service in Trenton Sept. 28

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.
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Monthly Fun Pool Tourney resumes Sept. 28

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.
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Next Roast Beef Dinner Oct. 3

The next monthly Roast Beef Dinner will be held Friday, Oct. 3, serving 5-6:30 p.m. Cost is $12 per person.
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