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Branch # Branch Name Address Date Event Description

4 Chilliwack 9350 Mary Street 24-Jun-18 We would like to host an Open

Chilliwack, British House and Barbecue for the Public
Columbia including Families and Children to
V2P4H1 Canada attract a new generation of
Legionnaires. The Open House will
be held on Sunday, June 24, 2018
from noon to 6 pm. The objectives of
the Open House are to increase
public awareness of the Branch's
contribution to Veterans and their
Families and the Community.though
our charity work.We also plan to
identify to the public the
opportunities that membership
offers for comradeship and
volunteering. Our Toonie for Troops
Initiative will be in support of the
PTSD Service Dog Program. We are
also planning to set up a display at
our downtown public library for 7
days from June 22 to 28th for 2
hours each day.
6 Cloverdale 17567-57 Avenue 23-Jun-18 We will be hosting an open house to
Surrey, British the public. There will be branch
Columbia displays for membership, branch
V3S1G8 Canada publicity, LA and the Legion
Foundation. LA will put on a free
BBQ. Also events, face painting and
games for children. Static military
vehicle displays. Cadets will have
their booth and displays set up.
There will be a MC and DJ for the
whole day. Tentatively (upon
approval) we have asked for the
RCMP Demonstration Dog Team.
throughout the day we will have
mobile military vehicle rides. The
biggest attraction will be a T-55
Soviet Main Battle Tank crushing 3
cars throughout the day.
7 Britannia 780 Summit Avenue 30-Jun-18 We plan to host a Family Fun Day
Victoria, British with barbecue (hamburgers, hot
Columbia dogs and non -alcoholic beverages,
V8T5C2 Canada music and we plan to invite the
community to our Legion Week
event. We will also specifically invite
our local Fire Fighters, First
Responders and RCMP to our event.
We will be stressing one does not
have to be a recently retired veteran
to join the Royal Canadian Legion.
We will also have a "meet & greet"
group from our membership
committee to welcome our guests,
showcase our community charitable
and volunteer work. We will ensure
we will have lots of membership
application forms to hand out. We
will be advertising our Legion Week
event via Social Media, Community
newspapers and other FREE
advertising outlets. We will be
soliciting donations for Toonies for
Troops and we have found this to be
very successful in raising awareness
and funds for Toonies for Troops!
8 White Rock 2290-152 Street 24-Jun-18 1. Joint Press Release with Mayor for
Surrey, British 'Legion Week' profiling White Rock
Columbia Branch# 008 Charities and
V4A4N9 Canada volunteerism in the community 2.
Open House Bbq Sunday, displays of
student work, Membership Benefits
Packages, (ask each sponsor for a
display); Display Work with Veterans
housing, Youth, Cadets, etc. 3. Hot
Dog /Soda Day schools and troops.
Display and promote Youth Poster
and Literary Contest; Promote
Scholarships and bursaries; Promote
Student Volunteerism for Poppy
Campaign; Promote Wreath
Decorating Contest - Wednesday 4.
Sponsor free Dance Lessons -
Thursday with a 'Sweat' Dinner of
Corn Beef and Cabbage. 5. Pig Roast
- Hawaiian Theme, with
entertainment - Saturday 6. LA to
sponsor Chili Cook-off - Monday
and Wing Night - Tuesday
17 Courtenay 367 Cliffe Avenue 23-Jun-18 JUNE 23 Membership Drive,,along
Courtenay, British with Press release with Branch 17
Columbia President Glen Litchfield and the
V9N2J1 Canada Mayor of Courtenay News Paper and
Television Coverage. Serving Burgers
& Salads. June 24th / Rib Dinner &
Dance With TV Coverage of the work
of the Legion June 25th Luncheon
for Veterans /Spouces, care givers
First Responders including Fire Dept,
911,RCMP,and ambulance personel.
This will have sing along with a
group of singers of the war year
songs.. . Toonies for Troops Jar will
be on display prior to and during
these functions. All will be covered
by press and TV.
20 Nakusp 98-4th Avenue NW 30-Jun-18 We plan to have a community BBQ
Nakusp, British EVERY ONE WELCOME Also have the
Columbia Legion Display Booth .and invite
V0G1R0 Canada people to tour our facility and show
what we do for veterans and the
community at large. We also plan a
First Responders Dinner for all the
local responders as well as the
smaller surrounding communities
that have no Legion but do have
membership in our Branch

22 Summerland 14205 Rosedale 1-Jul-18 Family Picnic, with pancake

Avenue breakfast, free BBQ, ice cream and
Summerland, British Cake, kids traditional picnic games,
Columbia bouncy castle , face painting and
V0H1Z0 Canada tatoo

32 Agassiz 1846 #9 Highway 30-Jun-18 We would like to promote our legion

Agassiz, British by providing a pig BBQ for the
Columbia community, and invite the council
V0M1A0 Canada and mayors from Agassiz and
Harrison Hot Springs. With this BBQ,
lt will give the legion the opportunity
to introduce the public to the public
officials and show both the service
that the Legion provides to the
community and provide additional
promotional materials
35 Armstrong P.O. Box 97, 2526 1-Jul-18 As in the past we hope to combine
Pleasant Valley Blvd our Legion Week celebration with
Armstrong, British events put on by the City of
Columbia Armstrong Chamber of Commerce in
V0E1B0 Canada our Memorial Park on Canada Day
July 1st. The day will begin with a
Legion Colour Party and speeches by
both Mayors, First Nations Rep and
by the Citizen of the Year. This will
be followed a day of fun and
activities such as , arts and crafts,
face painting, bounce stations,
petting zoo, races, music, free
swimming, bingo tent, jousting, food
, to name a few. We also have a Vimy
Oak tree to Plant. Many organization
,including the legion will have
information booths available. The
Legion will be out in force recruiting
members, promoting Toonies for
Troops and giving out Red Maple
Leaf lapel pins and Canadian Flags. A
Birthday Cake will also be provided
for all to enjoy

43 Prince George 101-1116 6th 24-Jun-18 Family Fun Day hosting a barbeque
Avenue at L,Heidi Tenneh Memorial Park
Prince George, picnic area and invite the
British Columbia community. Legionnaires will
V2L 3M6 Canada barbeque hamburgers,hot-dogs and
hand out complimentary bottled
water,juice and pop. Costumes for a
cause will visit and play games and
award prizes. Additional games will
be rented to keep the children
entertained. Our local cadets will
participate to close the age gap and
help with games.Legion Day event
will be advertised in local paper
Thursday and Friday prior to event.
.Children accompanied by parent or
guardian can enjoy prepaid train ride
provided by park.

49 Mount Arrowsmith 146 Hirst Avenue 1-Jul-18 Branch #49 would like to host a
Parksville, British traditional First Responders Night
Columbia (date to be determined) as we have
PO Box 820 Canada done in the past years. We hope to
expand the number of activities
available to them - including a pool
competition, karaoke or music trivia.
The second major event is
participating in the July 1st parade
with a float and the Legion Color
Party participating. Following the
parade we will again be inviting the
public (with emphasis on the
children) to the Legion for a Bbq,
Canada's Birthday Cake with the
RCMP participating in the cake
cutting, games and face painting.
Our expenses will include the bbq
itself, purchase of the cake, the face
painting and local paid advertising
to help invite the people to the
Legion for the Canada Day

52 Kamloops 425 Lansdowne 28-Jun-18 Events will include: - Open House

Street Event on 28 to 30 June This will
Kamloops, British include: Legion displays set up in the
Columbia Branch all 3 afternoons and early
V2C1Y2 Canada evenings Complimentary light snacks
Members to give orientation to non-
members - Open House Event on 01
July This will include: Legion displays
(as above) Live music band
Complimentary light meal (Beef on
Bun etc) - Veterans Luncheon Annual
Veterans Luncheon will be hosted
during this week Annual Branch
Awards will be presented during the

56 George Pearkes 172 Bridge Street 30-Jun-18 Free Community BBQ with
Princeton, British hamburgers and hotdogs and a non-
Columbia alcoholic refreshment. Host a dance
V0X 1W0 Canada for the Community and set up a
membership recruitment table
during the BBQ.
57 Mission 32627 Logan Avenue 29-Apr- breakfast, Bar-b-que, Mission
Mission, British 18 Singers, annual car rally
V2V 6K4 Canada

60 West Vancouver 580 18th Street 22-Jun-18 We would like to host a community
West Vancouver, no cost family BBQ. Having an open
British Columbia house so non members could see
V7V 3V7 Canada what it is that the Legion does.
Showcase local memorabilia. Live

61 Delta 4896 Delta Street 1-Jul-18 We would like to host a pancake

Delta, British breakfast, afternoon BBQ, Toonie
Columbia Toss and entertainment. This event is
V4K 2V2 Canada open to the public. We will have a
table with membership applications,
pamphlets about the Legion and
have some of our executive there to
answer any questions. We would like
to recognize and outstanding
student and/or cadet and present
them with a certificate and Legion
pin. We would like permission to
hold this on Canada Day. We have
done it on this day for every year
and it is a huge success.

62 Salmon Arm 141 Hudson Avenue 19-Jun-18 The Salmo branch annually hosts our
N.W. Volunteer Firemen, the RCMP, and
Salmon Arm, British our Mayor to a sit down served
Columbia dinner in honor of their service to
V1E 1W3 Canada our community.

69 Peachland 4407 2nd Street 25-Jun-18 1. Invite Peachland Fire and Rescue
Peachland, British to help plan and participate 2.Open
Columbia House, family day, open to the
V0H 1X7 Canada public 3. Community wide publicity
of Member benefits and Legion
Mission all week 4. Member
appreciation dinner and dance, open
to the public 5. Promo package to
schools 6. Use local youth groups to

91 Prince Edward 4407 2nd Street 24-Jun-18 The main event would be a
Community BBQ, serving coffee/tea
Peachland, British to military personnel when they
Columbia arrive for work, tea at a local seniors
V0H 1X7 Canada facility

94 Quesnel 262 Kinchant Street 23-Jun-18 Kick off - Open house at Quesnel
Quesnel, British Legion for all; city residents:
Columbia Burgers/hot dogs, chips, pop to be
V2J-2R2 Canada served. Legion Executives to provide
tours of premises. Entertainment for
children. Wind up - Legion Beach for
first responders: Burgers/hot dogs,
chips, pop to be served.

99 Sicamous 322 Main Street 23-Jun-18 We would like to host a family

Sicamous, British appreciation day including
Columbia Firefighters First Responders as well
V0E-2V0 Canada as local Search and Rescue. We will
reach out to the Seniors in the
community as well so it is a true
Family event. Our event would
include a B B Que lunch with non-
alcoholic beverages. Activities for the
children with a bouncy castle face
painting etc. Possibly a road hockey
game for the younger children in
honor of Humboldt We would also
have a membership booth and let
people know what the Legion has to
offer attempt to recruit new
members. We would invite the local
radio station to do an on location
broadcast the the day of the event.

109 Gibsons 747 Gibsons Way 23-Jun-18 June 23 We are organizing Ride the
Gibsons, British Coast Show and Shine and Poker
Columbia Run for Motorcycles which will
V0N-1V9 Canada involve visits to all branches on the
Coast, Sechelt, Roberts Creek,
Madeira Park and back to Gibsons
for the Show and Shine and food,
music, trophies and fun. We will also
be extending invitations to other off-
Coast Legionnaires and groups. This
is a first for the Sunshine Coast so
will be an interesting endeavour
which will involve a large group of
Volunteers, some of the younger
members have already stepped up.
June 28 Annual Strawberry Tea. Last
year just over 70 attended, mostly
our senior members and ladies from
the community. June 29 Veterans
Dinner. We will invited about 40
veterans to this dinner along with
spouses or guests. It is anticipated
around 60 will be present. We will
hold a Candlelight Tribute following
the dinner.

113 Ashcroft 300 Brink Street 1-Jul-18 The LA promional table with
Ashcroft, British banners, posters, pamphlets, pins,
Columbia coloring books for children,
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114 Lynn Valley 1630 Lynn Valley Rd 30-Jun-18 Family and Community Fun day
North Vancouver, showcasing our involvement in the
British Columbia Lynn Valley and North Vancouver
V7J-2B4 Canada District communities. BBQ, bouncy
castles, Cadet tents. Will be inviting
Mayor and Council. Free advertising
to be provided by local community
organizations Lynn Valley Life, LV
Lions and LV Community
Association. Requesting some
funding for local paper below. As per
below our Executive is appointed,
should I send list anyway...we are
holding our first election in 3 yrs in
June. Year end financials may be a
little late this year as our volunteer
bookkeeper is recovering from
recent surgery. We have very excited
community partners looking forward
to this event. Thanks for your

118 North Vancouver 123 West 15th Street 30-Jun-18 Plan a Family Fun Day with a
North Vancouver, barbeque and invite the community
British Columbia with an information form promoting
V7M-1R7 Canada Membership.

133 Port Coquitlam 2675 Shaughnessy St 22-Jun-18 We plan on doing more than one
Port Coquitlam, event for Legion week. We have a
British Columbia Meat Draw and 50/50 draw along
V3C-0B9 Canada with Music Bingo including food and
beverage special on Friday June 22,
On Saturday June 23 we have
afternoon Bingo, Meat Draw, Super
Meat Draw and a 50/50 draw, as well
as a Dinner and Dance with food and
beverage specials and spot and door
prizes with a Band named PLAYLIST,
Sunday June 24 we will be have a
afternoon of entertainment with a
open house including a performance
by the Can Can dancers, Monday
June 25 is Volunteer and 1st
Responders Night including Food
and refreshments plus Certificates of
Appreciation Awards, Tuesday we
will be having Meat Draw, Super
Meat Draw, 50/50 draw and Food
and Refreshments During the week
evening activities will include nightly
games of darts, euchre, poker, crib
and Texas Hold em.

134 Malahat 1625 Shawnigan-Mill 22-Mar- 22 June - Steak and Jam night 5 to
Bay Road 18 11 pm. Dinner would be open to
Shawnigan Lake, families. Jammers are our local
British Columbia group that sponsors the local arts
V0R-2W2 Canada and entertainment for our
Community. Open house event this
evening. 23 June - Double meat
draw followed by a live band at no
cost to come in. Open as well to the
Community. Application forms will
be available at the front door as well
as at the bar 24 June - Community
motor cycle ride with a fundraiser
going to the Vancouver Island Crisis
Society followed by a BBQ open to
families and the Community.
Membership drive on this day. Our
Youth girls ruby team that we
sponsor will be helping us with the
BBQ on this day. 27 June Fire
Fighters and First Responders/Police
and all our local business that help
the Legion throughout the Year will
be invited. First Nations tribe are
invited to join us. Including CVRD
Directors for the area A and B.
luncheon will be from 11:30 to 1:00
pm. Lunch will be soup and
sandwich and dessert 28 June-
Invitation to our local Veterans and
Acadia Nursing Home are invited to
a luncheon 11:30 to 1:00 pm soup
and sandwich. We plan to invite
Branch 53 to our luncheon as well
since they do not have a Legion
building anymore. We plan to have
dessert and Canada Day cake
purchased for this group.
Membership drive on this day. 29
June - Casino night fun money and
prizes donated from the local
community. We will be charging a
small entry fee for this night and all
money raised will be donated to
Toonies for troop. We are having an
extra day for Legion week leading up
to Canada Day. No food involved for
this event. We need to raise money
for the toonies drive.

139 Williams Lake 385 Barnard Street 22-Jun-18 As this is 100th year of November
Williams Lake, British 11th we will set up a display board
Columbia showing what our Legion is about.
V2G-1G2 Canada We will have a Veterans and guest
mess dinner including 5 year
increment pins and appreciation to
all of our volunteers for their hard
work. Legion week is perfect for our
branch as it runs into Stampede
weekend where we serve breakfast,
lunch and steak dinners to the
community for the weekend
finishing off with Canada Day.

160 Comox 1825 Comox Avenue 24-Jun-18 The third annual "Charity
Comox, British Information Fair". We invite all the
Columbia charities that we and our LA donate
V9M-3M3 Canada to and a few others to a Open
House. We set up our hall somewhat
like a trade show offering each
charity a space and table to set up to
promote their particular charity. We
than advertise the advent to the
public through the media, radio, TV
local paper and social media
Facebook, our Website etc. and to
the charities themselves as they can
forward through their social media
as well. A free light lunch is provided
to one and all. Also each charity is
offered ten minutes on our PA
system make a verbal pitch to the
attending audience of their group's
goal etc and must include of how
the Legion supports their charity.
The response from the charities has
been outstanding and we have
heard statements like "no one has
ever done anything like this for us

162 Lytton 141 4th Street 23-Jun-18 We will host a community BBQ in
Lytton, British Caboose Park, alongside the Legion.
Columbia This will have the added benefit of
V0K-1Z0 Canada drawing community members into
the Legion to see the preliminary
renovation that have recently been

164 Powell River 6811 Alexander 23-Jun-18 During Legion Week our branch
Street would like to host a Family Fun Day
Powell River, British at our branch which will include: 1.
Columbia Free to the community BBQ with
V8A-2A9 Canada burgers, hot dogs and pop 2. Open
House tour highlighting our facility,
community services and events 3.
Information table providing: a) Short
Form Membership Applications b)
Information on events, scholarship
and charity in the community 4.
Cadet information table 5. Cadet led
children's games

170 Castelgar-Robson 248 Columbia 1-Jul-18 We would like to host a Community

Avenue Barbeque to celebrate our 75th
Castlegar, British Anniversary and Legion Week. We
Columbia would serve free hot dogs and
V1N-3J5 Canada hamburgers, salads, pop, juice, and
anniversary cake. We will put
canopies in the parking lot and
tables and chairs were families can
sit and eat. There will be a band
playing in the Lounge.
177 Mount Pleasant 2655 Main Street 30-Jun-18 The events will be open Veterans,
Vancouver, British public ( individual, couples and
Columbia families) and legionaries an their
V5T-3E7 Canada families and friends. Events will
included special public function at
Brock Fharni i so that the veterans
who not able to travel to the branch
will be able participate in the
celebrations of Legion Week along
with the other veterans in the
hospital with their families and
friends. Events at one or both
locations will include Karaoke,
Bowling, Darts, cards, Shuffleboard.
And if weather permitting the food
will be served outside to welcome
more participation of the public.

179 Grandview/Collingwood 2205 Commercial 10-Jun-18 We want to promote Legion Week

Drive on June 10 2018 when we celebrate
Vancouver, British Italian day on the Drive. There will be
Columbia 80 to 100 thousand people on the
V5N-4B6 Canada Drive June 10. We would like to have
a membership drive on this day.

191 Chemainus 9775 Chemainus 26-Jun-18 An Open House to showcase our

Road branch as well as the groups that we
Chemainus, British donate gaming funds to, as well as a
Columbia BBQ for everyone in our community
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194 Clinton 309 L'Bourdais 29-Jun-18 We would like to hold a free
Avenue community BBQ with Karaoke.
Clinton, British Incorporating a thank you to all the
Columbia first responders that helped with our
V0K-1K0 Canada extreme fire situation last year. As we
were in the middle of the fires our
firemen and first responders, stayed
and protected our community. This
will be open to the whole
community. This would help us
promote legion week showing that
we care.

201 Pemberton 7440 Prospect St 22-Jun-18 We will have an Open House from
Pemberton, British June 22 to 28. June 22nd we will host
Columbia a family/community barbecue. It will
V0N-2L0 Canada consist of a salmon patty on
bannock and a side of salad. We will
also provide juice, coffee and tea.
We will follow this up with Karaoke
from 7 to 10. The first hour will be a
family friendly karaoke and then an
adult only karaoke. June 23rd to 28th
we will have light appetizers
available from 4 to 6.

211 Bowser & Area 7035 West Island 24-Jun-18 We have planned an open house on
Hwy Sunday June 24th from 11:00am till
Bowser, British 3:00pm. This will coincide with the
Columbia Veterans Motorcycle Poker run.
V0R-1G0 Canada Displays, Food, Refreshments, Hot
dogs, Hamburgers, coffee, pop and
Lemonade. The Arrowsmith Pipe
Band will entertain us.

228 Hope 344 Fort Street 23-Jun-18 We would like to host a golf
Hope, British tournament for legion week inviting
Columbia first responders, and the community.
V0X-1L0 Canada After a day on the course would host
a free BBQ in our legion for all
participants and family.

232 Texada 2099 Legion Road 23-Jun-18 We will be hoisting a community

Van Anda, British BBQ with a special invite going to
Columbia the Firefighters , First Responders
V0N-3K0 Canada and the other volunteers in our
community. We would be holding
games for the kids draws for the
adults and we would like also to start
a garden at our entrance in memory
of all that have served in the

239 Pender Island 1344 McKinnon 30-Jun-18 We are going to have an Open
Road House at the Legion with a dry BBQ.
Pender Island, British We will be inviting our island first
Columbia responders. The event will involve
V0N-2M1 Canada displays on the new look of our
Legion with a summary of all our
donations and events in the
community in 2017.

240 Crescent 2643 - 128 Street 23-Jun-18 Community Calibration. Classic Car
Surrey, British Show, Military Vehicles, Open House
Columbia with emphasis on Membership
V4A-3W6 Canada recruitment and benefits, Charity
emphasis and history, Hamburger /
Hotdog bar-b-que. Please note due
to BDO / Cloud accounting financials
will be submitted when available.
Please remember that this was a
Command imitative that really was
not thought through before
promoting to the Branched

257 Seaview Centennial 7225 Lantzville Road 22-Jun-18 1. June 22. Gala Dinner and Dance to
Lantzville, British celebrate the 60th anniversary
Columbia founding of Branch 257. Local
V0R-2H0 Canada politicians and dignitaries; First
Nations, First Responders, Military
and Legion representatives will be
invited. 2. June 22. Branch open
house. This is an event which focuses
on what the Branch does for the
community. New this year is the
involvement all the groups the
branch donates to or supports. They
are invited to set up promotional
display booths and also show how
and to what extent they are
supported by the Branch. June 27.
Veterans Lunch. All veterans and
guests, regardless of Legion
membership are invited.

261 Forest Grove 4535 Canim Hendrix 23-Jun-18 Saturday is open house during the
Lake Road day with displays and information on
Forest Grove, British the Legion , LA will supply appy's ,
Columbia they will be attending along with
V0K-1M0 Canada members of the executive. In the
evening there will be a dance with
Mark Allen. Sunday will be a picnic
BBQ in the park behind the legion
for community members, there will
be legion info available along with
horseshoes, games, prizes for the
kids, music and just a fun day.Face
painting with our local artist.
Monday will be a veteran/ volunteer
dinner along with local provincial,
federal and local representatives.
Also invited will be the 3 area
departments Fire Chiefs and their
deputy Chiefs. ( Forest Grove,
Hawkins, Canim Lake Band) Tuesday
, First Responder Appreciation night..
appetizers will be served with buns,
meat , and cheese etc. invited are
Search and rescue, Canim Lake Band
FD, RCMP Wednesday , 50+ lunch
will be held with a special invitation
to the Canim Lake Elders Every event
will be to promote the legion in our

263 Coquitlam 1025 Ridgeway 28-Jul-18 We are planning to conduct a

Avenue headstone cleaning of the veteran
Coquitlam, British graves in the Coquitlam cemetery.
Columbia We use Cadet groups to clean the
V3J-1S4 Canada stones a few days before. On the
following weekend we invite the
local dignitaries to attend. We will
have the Robert Malcolm Memorial
Pipe Band leading a procession of
the Legion Colour Party, politicians,
and Cadets into the cemetery. We
will assemble at three points along
the access road and the Cadets will
escort people to the grave side and
place a lit candle on the headstone.
In the past we have had the Mayor
and council members, M.L.A.s and
M.P.s attend. We are also planning
on donating and planting of three
Oak trees in the corner of Blue
Mountain Park. This corner has a
garden planted by the City to
honour the armed forces of Canada.
The three trees would frame this
garden. The City of Coquitlam
arbourist is quite excited to be the
recipient of these trees.

266 Valemount 970 Main Street 24-Jun-18 This year for Legion Week we are
Valemount, British planning a two part celebration. On
Columbia Sunday June 24, we will have an
V0E-2Z0 Canada Open House from 1-4pm where we
will have an opportunity to showcase
what we do - and have done within
the community. In an effort to attract
younger families to our club, we are
planning an on-site scavenger hunt
for the youth - grades K-12, with the
focus on Legion members and
activities. One of the local hotels has
graciously donated a pool-party for
the winner and five friends. All
participants of the scavenger hunt
will receive a small prize. Light
refreshments will be served. To
honour our veterans we have
decided to have a more formal
gathering separate from the open
house. On Friday June 29, all
veterans and their families will be
invited to attend a full sit down
dinner in their honor, with guest
speakers and live entertainment. We
anticipate about 50 people to attend
this function.

277 Diamond Head 40194 Glenalder 29-Jun-18 plan a school ceremony announcing
Place bursaries membership drive with
Garibaldi Highlands, youngsters that we sponsor, our
British Columbia main event will be to throw a party
V0N-1T0 Canada (dry) complete with DJ food soft
drinks,face painting and any other
stuff that people think of we will try
our best to make sure the whole
family has fun outside weather
permitting inside if not.we will be
handing out flyers showcasing how
whole families can have a good time
at most of the Legion functions we
put on throughout the year, dinners
and the likes where dad can enjoy a
cold beer and mom might enjoy a
glass of wine and all can enjoy a well
cooked meal in a very friendly safe
environment and not having to pay
high restaurant prices for we
will be doing an open house and
show them what we do and
emphasize why we constantly are on
the look out for new members, we
will probably be doing a few other
things once the word gets out and
members come up with new ideas,as
always we will do the very best we
can and you can't beat that. I hope
it's SUNNY.

280 Vedder Golden 5661 Vedder Road 22-Jun-18 Initially we'll kick off Legion Week on
Chilliwack, British Friday June 22, by inviting local
Columbia community members to a Meet and
V2R-3N5 Canada Greet, with our Executive members
and our Ladies Auxiliary members
and Veterans. This will be followed a
"Veterans' And Friends" Dinner and
Dance for members and non
members. For the Saturday, we
working to partner with other
community organizations such as
Anavets #305, RCL Chilliwack Branch
4, CFB Chilliwack Historical Society,
in hopes of doing a tour of each
facility, including breakfast /brunch,
and activities at each location.
Strawberry Tea to be held on
Sunday. Open House Monday to
Thursday, from 4pm -6pm,
Information "Learn More" booths for
each of the following: Legion, Ladies
Auxiliary, Cadet Corp., Youth Services
(Bursaries), Membership drives and
other Volunteer opportunities
within.. We'll finish off the week with
a First responders BBQ and Open
House, for the community, kid
friendly. This will run up to Canada
Day, when we'll invite everyone back
to the Legion for another Open
House with food,colouring contests
and karaoke. For media coverage we
are planning to have Radio coverage
via the "Community Cruiser" attend
events,and our local Shaw Cable TV
Station, do an interview with our
Legion President and our Sgt. At
Arms, about the Legion organization
and our commitment to our

288 Westbank #6 - 2525 Dobbin 29-Jun-18 We will be hosting an Open

Road House/Family BBQ on June 29, 2018
Westbank, British in conjunction with Westside Daze.
Columbia We invite the public with emphasis
V4T-2G1 Canada on Emergency Services personnel.
We invite the Mayor our Band Chief
and our local MP to come and enjoy
the BBQ with us. We will have live
musicians. We also put a float in the
parade with decorations using a
Sports theme to attract new
members to come and join and play
with us. We also celebrate our
veterans by having them on the float
and having them come to the BBQ
to talk to potential new members.

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