NEWS 2018

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10 November 2018
Some of our air cadets from 379 squadron went out to cemeteries in Alexandria to place Canadian flags at the headstones of WW1 soldiers who died while fighting overseas. 

25 August 2018
We finally got a chance to hang up our sign at the Ball Park. We donated money to have new dug outs made. Members Donald Ducky, Robbie, Susan and Marius with the assistance of Keith and his welding skills got the job done. Thanks to Home Hardware for donating 2 fence posts. Member Anick made the design.

17 August 2018
We are having a fantastic draw for the Ted Rudolph Fund thanks to a generous donation from THE NORTH GLENGARRY restaurant.

28 July 2018
the 1st Canadian Army Veterans - Sicily Unit had their 7th Annual Poker run for the Homeless Veterans Assistance Fund and made their usual stop at our branch to receive the usual donation. It was a beautifull day!

15 July 2018
Our Washer Toss team (Rob McDonald and Ducky) played in the Legion Zone Washer Toss tournament and lost all their games… but they had a lot of fun!

1 July 2018
We had a Canada Day BBQ for the Ted Rudolph Fund. Our air cadets represented us in the Parade.

23 June 2018
Dave and Marius participated in the Legion Zone horse Shoe tournament in merrickville and ended up last!

10 june 2018
The Alzheimer’s Society had their Alzheimers Walk in Alexandria of which we were one of the main sponsors. We were present with an info booth and walked the first round with the special guests.

3 June 2018
Ivan Flaro and Rob MacDonald won our Charity Sunday: Cribbage tournament and donated the proceeds matched by us to the Ted Rudolph Fund.

2 June 2018
We had our first SUMMER SATURDAY BBQ. It was decided to put the proceeds of our BBQ’s in the TED RUDOLPH Fund. This is new and all proceeds will go towards the food bank at the end of the year.

26 May 2018
The branch historian of branch 641 Barrhaven came by with an exhibit with WW2 artefacts as a fundraiser for our air cadets going to the 75th commemoration of D-Day in 2019. A 10 day trip that will bring them to the beaches, Vimy and Italy.

20 May 2018
We had a Celebration of Life at our branch for our Member, Bartender and Friend Ted Rudolph. Lots of anecdotes, laughs and tears. It was a fitting goodbye to a great person!

May 2018
We are also on Instagram now! Click on the link on the bottom of this page.

22 April 2018
Our Mayor and member Chris McDonell presented us with a special gift, a framed list of all the men and women from the old Lochiel Township that went overseas in WW1 and WW2

21 April 2018
Our 379 cadets cleaned up our shared Adopt-A-Road section on Hwy 34 and around our branch

The Quigley Pipe Band had their annual Quigley Wigley fundraiser night and we presented our donation and got a special gift in return

8 April 2018
We had a succesfull Charity Sunday event with 24 Euchre players. Rolland Paquette was the winner with 96 points and he donated the proceeds matched by us to Youth unlimited in Maxville.

7 April 2018
We had a great Legion Pub Crawl where we visited the legions in Huntingdon, Ormstown and Valleyfield together with our friends from Lancaster.

25 March 2018
The Air Cadets 379 and Legion were promoted during the Journee de la Femme celebration at Le Relais High School.

24 March 2018
Our Pool Team (Andre and Ivan) competed in the Legion Provincials after winning the District (Lancaster) and Zone (Brockville) tournaments. They did not place for the Nationals due to very heavy competition. 

February 2018
1st Vice Dave handed out awards to the winners of the Legion Zone G Remembrance Day Poster, Essay and Poem contest. Laggan School: Kathi Auer (2nd, Essay), Lindsay McPherson (2nd, poem), Noah Osborne (3rd, Poster). St-Finnans school: R.J. Antipolo (3rd, Poster, junior), Trinity Doucet (3rd, Poster, intermediate).

22 february 2018
Executive Marius received the Canada Sesquicentennial Award for his volunteer work in the community, specifically his work in organising the Remembrance Day ceremonies.

7 February 2018
Our Yahtzee for Charity tournament was won by Marius and he chose the air cadets D-Day 2019 trip as charity of choice. They received the proceeds $70.- and the Legion matched so a total of $140.-.

17 January 2018
Our sponsor board has been mounted on the wall of the Glengarry Curling Club in Maxville.