No labour Labour Day Steak & Burger BBQ Aug. 30

Keep the labour out of Labour Day weekend! Join us for our annual Steak and Burger Barbecue dinner Friday, Aug. 30. Steak dinner is $12, burger dinner $10 per person. The meal also includes tomatoes, corn on the cob, baked potato with toppings of sour cream, bacon bits and/or chopped onion, Caesar salad, coleslaw, sour cream, rolls and, for dessert, mousse.

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Frugal Friday every Friday in the club room

It’s Frugal Friday every Friday in our clubroom. Regular beer and liquor becomes $3 each after 4 p.m. until closing at 10 p.m.. End the week on a frugal note with friends new and old. Arrive an hour early for one of our twice-monthly dinners and enjoy the savings! There’s free high-speed Internet connection service at the Colborne Legion! Our club room is open seven days a week at 1 p.m..

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Gift yourself and Colborne Legion with gift cards

Gift yourself and the Colborne Legion! It can be done by taking a new approach to your everyday purchases. 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 turn, pays a percentage (from 2 to 10%) of the value to the Legion. The orders for the gift cards go in monthly. Next deadline date for ordering is 5 p.m., Aug. 4. Among the 170 retailers included are Canadian Tire (including gas), No Frills (including gas), Your Independent Grocer (YIG), Metro, Ultramar, Staples, Winners, Giant Tiger and so on. Drop by the Colborne Legion for an order form. Make a cheque out to RCL Branch 187. Or, go on-line at http://colbornelegion.org/shop-n-support .

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Roast beef dinner Friday, July 5

COLBORNE — Our monthly roast beef dinner Friday, July 5, features homecooked roast beef, mashed potatoes, gravy, grilled veggies, coleslaw, peas, rolls and, for dessert, strawberry cheesecake. Just $12 per person serving 5 to 6:30 p.m..

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Bid euchre tourney Sunday, July 7

It’s bid euchre tournament time again this Sunday, July 7 at Colborne Legion. Register ($5 per player) by 12 noon for an afternoon of play. Great prizes to be won! A homemade, delicious lunch is available for just $2.

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Deep-fried turkey dinner July 19!

It’s “no el” time! You know, “no el in ‘turkey’” so we’re having Christmas In July as a dinner theme. Our famous deep-fried turkey dinner is an annual summer favourite. If you’ve never tried it, don’t miss this opportunity! If you have attended in the past, you’ll know what all the fuss is about. Serving from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, July 19, delicious deep-fried turkey is the centerpiece for the festive feast including potato salad, dressing, two veg, tomato salad, rolls, gravy and Black Forest cake for dessert. All this summertime stuffing for just $12! Our present is your presence!

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Watch out for the kids this summer!

Summertime and the living is breezy! Please remember to be extra careful when driving in our communities. The kids are playing, revelling in their freedom, chasing balls, riding bikes and scooters, running and chasing. They’re counting on you, and so are their families, to remember their presence and exuberance: drive carefully and safely.

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We’re already readying for the New Year’s Eve party

New Year’s Eve is less than six months away! We’re giving you lots of notice! This year, Colborne will have a real New Year’s Eve party and dance! We’re bringing in a pro band, will serve a wonderful celebratory meal and host you with lots of special favours and fun. More details to come, but mark your calendars now. This is one you won’t want to miss!

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Frugal Friday every Friday in our clubroom

It’s Frugal Friday every Friday in our clubroom. Regular beer and liquor becomes $3 each after 4 p.m. until closing at 10 p.m.. End the week on a frugal note with friends new and old. Arrive an hour early for one of our twice-monthly dinners and enjoy the savings! There’s free high-speed Internet connection service at the Colborne Legion! Our club room is open seven days a week at 1 p.m..

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Colborne Legion supports Habitat For Humanity build

Colborne is the site of the 40th Northumberland Habitat For Humanity home build starting this spring. It’s also the organization’s 15th anniversary. The new home family is committed to 500 hours of “sweat equity” — labour —on the project. On the community side, you are welcome to volunteer to actually help on the construction and/or donate funds/materials to the project. Colborne Legion will match every dollar donated by members at the club room bar to the build.

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