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We’re back! New Legion executive elected

What a team! We’re back under the leadership of Branch 187 President Patti May! There were no elections, but they were called for, at the May membership meeting of Royal Canadian Legion Branch 187. Zone Commander Dave Colter asked three … Continue reading

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Tater taster dinner this Friday, May 18

Now we’re springing into spring, we’re changing up our mid-month dinner menu Friday, May 18. Our famous homemade hamburgers will be grilling. As a new presentation, we’re baking potatoes and offering a medley of special toppings: chili, blue cheese, salsa, … Continue reading

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Apple Blossom Tyme Festival dinner just $10 starting 4:30 p.m. May 26

The annual Colborne Apple Blossom Tyme Festival takes place May 26 and 27. Colborne Legion prepares a special apple-themed dinner served starting at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, May 26 to ensure all festival-goers, or those who want a great meal at … Continue reading

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June dates to remember

Here are some upcoming June dates to note: Friday, June 1, roast beef dinner, 5-6:30 p.m., $10 per person; Saturday, June 9, yard sale with our homemade hamburgers grilling, front lawn, 7 – 12 noon; Friday, June 15, mid-month special … Continue reading

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Next bid euchre tournament June 3

There’s a BID euchre tournament the first Sunday of every month at Colborne Legion. Sunday, June 3, register ($5 per player) by noon for an afternoon of play. Great prizes to be won! And where else can you get a … Continue reading

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Over 350 joined us for Mother’s Day brekkie!

Everyone loves Mom! Over 350 people attended our annual Mother’s Day Brekkie Sunday, May 13. from 8:30 a.m. to 12 noon. The guys were in the kitchen cooking — dozens and dozens of eggs were cracked and scrambled while in … Continue reading

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Three new members inducted

[flagallery gid=39 name=Gallery]New Legion Br. 187 members, from left: Robert Finnemore, Tim Post and Lynn Mason with Membership Chair Brenda Graham were inducted Apr. 17, 2012.

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Long-term service awards presented

Long–term service pins were awarded as follows at the annual Colborne Legion Br. 187 Honours and Awards ceremonies April 15: Ordinary members: 10 years, Jack Heighton; 15 years, Charlie Hiltz; 30 years, Gil Zwicker; 35 years, Dick Newman. Associate members: … Continue reading

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Three-lasagna dinner Friday, Apr. 20

How’s your noodle? The mid-month dinner Friday, April 20 is for lasagna lovers. There will be a vegetable, a regular meat plus a special rolled lasagna on offer, plus Caesar salad, garlic bread, a special dessert, tea and coffee. Just … Continue reading

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Veteran’s Affairs rep will visit week of May 23, 2012

Comrade Scott Young, Ontario Provincial Service Officer, is coming to Colborne Legion Branch 187 during the week of May 23, 2012. If you or any one you know needs his assistance with any help for a veteran, please contact Bill … Continue reading

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