Royal Canadian Legion

Site: Guelph

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Record #: GCL1072 Last Modified: 17 Nov 2014 Last Full Update: 30 Oct 2014
Notices
Public BulletinAny inquiries must be in writing addressed to the Secretary.
Contact Information
Alternate NameColonel John McCrae Memorial Branch ; Royal Canadian Legion Branch 234
Office Phone519-822-1565
Fax519-822-1567
E-Mailrcl234@on.aibn.com
Websitewww.legionguelph.com
Primary ContactWilliam Clatworthy, Secretary
Primary ExecutiveDoug Dolby, President
Site LocationGuelph - North East
Located In CommunityGuelph
Address & Map
57 Watson Pkwy S
Guelph, ON N1L 1E3
 
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IntersectionYork Rd and Watson Rd
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Description & Services
DescriptionOntario Command, Royal Canadian Legion promotes remembrance of those who have given their lives for their country, serves the needs of veterans, their dependants and those still in active service, and sponsors local community programs. 
* sponsors sports, youth leadership development and seniors programs 
* raises funds to assist local and regional charities through Poppy campaigns, various fundraising events 
* financial assistance of military support programs 
* activities are open to the general public, including snooker, darts, cribbage, shuffleboard, bingo - check website or call for days and times 
* Sunday dinners available at reasonable cost - not every Sunday. Call for information
Sup. DescriptionFor hall rentals including bar services and catering for parties, meetings etc, contact the office for information. Does not accept rentals for Stag and Does. Tours of the banquet and hall facilities available upon request.
HoursBranch Office: Mon, Wed, Fri 1 pm - 5pm 
Membership Office: Mon, Wed, Fri 9 am - 11 am  
Members lounge: variable, see website or call for information 
Areas ServedGuelph
BoundariesLegion membership entitles entry to any legion
EligibilityAges: 19 year(s) and up 
 
Must be of voting age * military service is no longer the only qualification for membership - call for information
ApplicationUpon request. Available on website.
LanguagesEnglish
FeesMembership
Other Details
Service Level(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Established1932
FundingFundraising
ElectionsAnnually in April
MeetingsMeetings are open to members only. 
General meeting: third Thursday of month, 8pm, September - June * Executive meeting: second Wednesday of month, 7pm 
Print MaterialLegion Magazine
Subjects
Service CategoriesCongregate Meals/Nutrition Sites ; Medical Equipment/Assistive Technology Donation Programs ; Meeting Space ; Service Clubs ; Social Clubs/Events ~ Veterans
SubjectsCommunity development ; Congregate dining ; Fundraising ; Seniors clubs ; Veterans ; Veterans programs ; Youth