Royal Canadian Legion

Site: Guelph

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Record #: GCL1072 Last Modified: 19 May 2015 Last Full Update: 30 Oct 2014
Public CommentsAny 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
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
View MapQuest Map
IntersectionYork Rd and Watson Rd
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service)Ontario 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.
Other Details
Legal Status(50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
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
Service CategoriesCongregate Meals/Nutrition Sites ; Medical Equipment/Assistive Technology Donation Programs ; Meeting Space ; Service Clubs ; Social Clubs/Events ~ Veterans