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Service pins available for pick-up

The following pins honouring membership in the Canadian Legion are available for pick-up at the club room bar for the following people: (five years) Philip Ellis, Robert Scripture; (10years) Donald Post; (15 years) Kathleen Hatton, Dora Grant; (20 years) Margaret … Continue reading

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Meeting room closed for Christmas Hamper prep Dec. 16

Our meeting room will be closed from Dec. 16 through to Christmas as the Christmas Hampers are prepared for pick-up. Donations of food and cash are greatly appreciated. We expect close to 100 hampers will be ready for distribution throughout … Continue reading

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Santa Parade winners awarded: Legion takes top honour!

It was frosty, it was dark, but there was lots of light and warmth glowing from spectators and participants of the annual Colborne Santa Claus Parade 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24. This year’s theme, “Bells, Bells, Bells”, suggested by Don … Continue reading

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Mid-month dinner Nov. 16

The Nov. 16 mid-month dinner features three varieties of shepherd’s pie: beef, chicken and vegetable, plus winter coleslaw, corn, rolls and pumpkim squares for dessert. Dinner is $10 per person, served 5-6:30 p.m..

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Financial pros and cons: stuff you’ll want to know Nov. 18

Here’s an afternoon that will benefit your bottom line! Sunday, Nov. 18, 1-3 pm., join us in the club room on the pros and cons of financial decision-making. This is the real deal. There are no hidden sales pitches. Learn … Continue reading

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Homemade Christmas cake now available!

Homemade Christmas cake is available! Chefs Marilyn Babcock and Brenda Graham have been kneading and mixing for your delight! Hearty, abundant Yule cakes are available for just $12 each (serve 20-24 with comfort!). The cakes are stored in our cooler! … Continue reading

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Bid euchre tourney Dec. 2

December BID euchre tournament will be held Sunday, Dec. 2. Register ($5 per player) by noon for an afternoon of play. Great prizes to be won! A homemade, delicious lunch is available for just $2.

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Silent Auction reception Dec. 2

Our annual Silent Auction, always a popular friendly afternoon event. Bid on items starting Thursday, Dec. 29. Then, on Sunday, Dec. 2, drop by and enjoy the wine and cheese reception while you submit final bids on gift items (or … Continue reading

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Globemaster air transport services in great demand

With 800 Canadian Forces personnel still stationed in Afghanistan, 429 Transport Squadron remains “very involved in Afghanistan” Major Marc Diamond says. As well as regular supply runs into Kabul, the Royal Canadian Air Force squadron responsible for the enormous Globemaster … Continue reading

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Last chance to order gift cards by Dec. 2

Last chance for gift cards in 2012! Great Christmas gifts! You can buy pre-paid “gift cards” for a whole host of name retailers. They never expire and you get the full value for the amount you buy. The retailer, in … Continue reading

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