Royal Canadian Legion
Branch 52 Kamloops BC


ANNOUNCEMENTS AND UPCOMING EVENTS AT BRANCH 52

June 18th - in celebration of Fathers Day, Legion member Brooke Ballam is supplying hot dogs etc. for all in attendance at the meat draw.


June 25th – Pancake Breakfast (by donation) (9:30 am - 11: 30 am) prior to the general meeting at noon.


June 27th – Veterans Day luncheon: all veterans, whether Legion members or not, are welcome to attend. If you know of any veterans, please invite them to this event as our guest, along with their spouse/caregiver. Service number is required. Pre-registration is appreciated. Call the Branch at 250-374-1742 or email Secretary@kamloopslegion.com


90th Anniversary Gala Dinner & Dance

June 30th – Branch 52 is celebrating its 90th Anniversary with a Gala dinner & dance (semi-formal; mess kit optional) on June 30th. 

Tickets for the Gala Dinner & Dance are now on sale at the Branch for $20/person. Doors open at 6 pm, dinner at 7 pm; presentations at 8 pm; dance at 9 pm.

The Legion is family-friendly. Children and youth are welcome to attend functions at the Branch with their parents or guardians.


LEGION DONATES FUNDS TO RIHF

Nov. 27, 2016, Craig Thomson, president, Kamloops Legion, presented a donation to Alisa Coquet, director of donor relations, RIHF. This donation added to the previous one earlier this year totals $7500 from Branch 52. Funds will go towards the Pediatrics Toys for Kids program and to providing comforts for residents at Ponderosa Lodge.

The Legion can facilitate special events

Did you know the Legion is available for private parties of functions? The Legion facilities are available for private parties, functions or events.  If you are looking for a place to hold a special function, be it a birthday party, an office party, family dinner or reunion, or even just a club meeting, we may be able to provide the location for you. With your event, we can provide bar services, including a server, for the event. We would ask for a nominal rental fee, which may be waived, depending on your event. The Legion could also be contracted to prepare and provide a meal or snacks for your group.  Cost of presenting a meal would be determined on the type of meal and the number of people.  For further information, contact president@kamloopslegion.com or secretary@kamloopslegion.com


Meetings

Please note: the Next General Meeting
will be on 25 JUNE 2017
at 12:00 pm - NOON


The next Executive meeting will be 15 JUNE 2017.



Service Officer

IF YOU NEED TO SEE
A SERVICE OFFICER
CALL THE BRANCH
Call 250-374-1742
TO MAKE AN
APPOINTMENT.


Service Record Book


Submit your story as a Veteran or for a Veteran you know.

Contact Dave Warriner
250-376-3836 or
E-Mail: dtwarriner_60@hotmail.com

Get your Military Service into the BC/Yukon Command Service Book.



Coming Events


Meat Draws
Every Sat and Sun afternoons at 2:30pm


Darts & Crib Every Thursday Evening
Crib 7:00pm

Darts 7:30pm Every Monday & Wednesday only during regular season Kamloops Mixed Dart League

Dances

Every Friday Night $10/person


Fri JUNE 16 Home Brew

Fri JUNE 23 Siera

Fri JUNE 30 Gala Dinner & Dance with Music provided by Dan Damron

Fri JULY 7 Al Weldon

Fri JULY 14 Strange Brew

Fri JULY 21 Home Brew

Fri JULY 28 Dan Damron




Newsletter Contact: if you want to receive the newsletter by computer, e-mail administrator@kamloopslegion.com or drop your info at the Branch.


Branch 52 Office Hours
Monday to Friday 2:00pm-4:00pm

Lounge Hours
Saturday & Sunday
OPEN 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Monday - Wednesday
OPEN 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Thursday & Friday
Open 2:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Closed Most Stat Holidays
(check for exceptions)

Weekly Events
Darts and Crib
every Thursday at 7:30pm

Dances (live band)
every Friday night 7:30pm-11pm

Meat Draws
every Saturday and Sunday 2:30pm

Regular Meetings
General Meeting
4th Sunday of every month at 12:00 pm (No general meetings in July & August)
Executive Meeting
3rd Thursday of every month at 4:30 pm