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  • Branch Hours: Monday-Saturday 12:00pm. to 8:00pm Sunday & Holidays 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. May be open later or earlier on Mon-Sat,depending on Calendar Requirements.  9/2/2016 7:52:45 PM - Alf Ash
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U.S. border guards can search your phone: here are some details on how
Friday, January 19, 2018
The Canadian Press /CBC News/Associated Press/AA

In one of several testy exchanges during a U.S. Senate hearing this week, the country's secretary of homeland security was pressed to explain a new policy that allows customs agents to examine the cellphones of travellers at the border. "I want to make sure I understand this. I live an hour's...
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Tuesday's Dinner & Karaoke
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Alf Ash

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30 Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00 Music by Carl & June host this Karaoke Event, Donations are appreciated! The kitchen committee will feature a special dinner menu every Tuesday. See posters for full details. ----- NOTE...
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Hall can be rented on Saturday Nights from 8pm to 1am.for up to 100 people
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Alf Ash/ Corey McFaddin

Hall can be rented on Saturday Nights from 8pm to 1am.for up to 100 people. Members/Non-Members may rent all or part of our facility for parties, weddings, meetings etc. Non-members will pay a higher fee for the hall rental. 1. The period of rental shall be from 8 PM to 1 AM. Access to...
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Google Branch 50 Website?Note Branch Hours.
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Alf Ash

A few people who use the computer are going onto 'Google' to check out the Branch Hours, they go onto this site: Royal Canadian Legion Branch 50,which shows them that the Branch 50 is Closed on Saturday and Sunday, it also shows pictures of the old Legion which had upstairs and downstairs, it...
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Dozens of vets shortchanged due to Veterans Affairs rounding error
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Kayla Hounsell · CBC News/AA

Dozens of veterans across Canada were shortchanged $600 a month for seven months due to what Veterans Affairs calls a rounding error. In November, 133 veterans were retroactively paid the cash they didn't initially receive. The error came about in April 2017, when the federal government...
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GO PUBLIC/ Rogers' employees say managers turn a blind eye so call centre workers can lie and cheat customers
Monday, January 15, 2018
Erica Johnson, CBC News/AA

Call centre employees working for Rogers Communications say the telecom company is pressuring them to try to make a sale on every call — even to elderly people who don't understand or need certain products or services. In emails and interviews with Go Public, dozens of Rogers workers say...
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OLDER NEWS


Miscellaneous
Trudeau's London, Ont., town hall interrupted by hecklers
Friday, January 12, 2018
Kathleen Harris, Peter Zimonjic, CBC News/Canadian Press/AA
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Justin Trudeau's third town hall of his cross-country tour saw repeated interruptions from two...

   

Miscellaneous
Navy dropping 'draconian' policy on warship Wi-Fi, admiral says
Thursday, January 11, 2018
Murray Brewster, CBC News/AA
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For the navy's most senior enlisted man it was a seminal moment. It was — in today's terms —...

Miscellaneous
Canada's special forces want to attract women for a job that's more than kicking down doors
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Murray Brewster, CBC News/Associated Press/AA
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Canada's special forces hope to recruit more than just a few good women in the coming years,...

   

Miscellaneous
Liberals relaunch family reunification lottery despite angry backlash around 'immigration fiasco'
Sunday, January 07, 2018
Kathleen Harris, CBC News/Canadian Press/AA
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The Liberal government has relaunched a lottery system to reunite immigrant families, despite a...

Poppy Campaign
Again 2017 we did a fantastic job in helping our Veterans obtain the Services that they Deserve,
Friday, January 05, 2018
http://www.kwpoppyfund.ca/index.aspx/AA
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Again 2017 we did a fantastic job in helping our Veterans obtain the Services that they Deserve,...

   

Miscellaneous
Tim Hortons heirs cut paid breaks and worker benefits after minimum wage hike, employees say
Wednesday, January 03, 2018
Aaron Saltzman, CBC News/Twitter/Asghar Khan/Gulf News/AA
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Employees at an Ontario Tim Hortons owned by the children of the chain's founders say they have...

Miscellaneous
Canadian ambassador deletes tweet, photos of New Year's Day visit to Myanmar beach
Wednesday, January 03, 2018
Katie Simpson, CBC News/Twitter/AA
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A Canadian ambassador has deleted a New Year's Day tweet he made while on a visit to Myanmar as...

   

Miscellaneous
Joshua Boyle, former Canadian hostage, faces 15 criminal charges
Wednesday, January 03, 2018
Joe Lofaro, CBC News/Twitter/AA
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Joshua Boyle, the Canadian man who was held captive in Afghanistan for five years with his wife,...

Miscellaneous
Deputy sheriff killed in Colorado shooting was dad of 2 who was 'doing his job well'
Sunday, December 31, 2017
The Associated Press/CBC News/Twitter/AA
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The officer killed Sunday in Colorado as part of a team of deputy sheriffs responding to a...

   

Miscellaneous
Free medications are on the way for 4 million young people in Ontario beginning on Jan. 1
Sunday, December 31, 2017
Michael Smee, CBC News/Twitter/AA
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The province's plan to offer free prescription medications to young people kicks in Jan. 1, but...

Afghanistan
Desmond inquiry has 'national implications'
Friday, December 29, 2017
Brett Bundale, The Canadian Press/The Record/Twitter/AA
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HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's inquiry into the shooting deaths of an Afghan war veteran and his family...

   

Miscellaneous
Phoenix prevents some public servants from retiring
Friday, December 29, 2017
Julie Ireton, CBC News/AA
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More than a year-and-a-half into the Phoenix fiasco, Dale and Susan Skaarup are worried that...

Miscellaneous
Donald Trump has said 978 false things as U.S. president
Tuesday, December 26, 2017
Daniel Dale, Washington Bureau Chief/The Star/AA
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The Star is keeping track of every false claim U.S. President Donald Trump has made since his...

   

Miscellaneous
Thousands in N.S. still have no power as hundreds of crew work to restore service
Tuesday, December 26, 2017
The Canadian Press /CTV News/CBC News/AA
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Hundreds of Nova Scotia Power crews will spend Boxing Day stitching together power lines snapped...

Miscellaneous
British navy escorts Russian warship near UK waters
Tuesday, December 26, 2017
The Associated Press /CTV News/AA
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LONDON -- Britain's Royal Navy has escorted one of Russia's warships through the North Sea near...

   

Miscellaneous
After deadly year, OPP stops thousands of trucks in 5-day safety blitz
Friday, December 22, 2017
Salma Ibrahim, CBC News/Twitter/AA
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Over a thousand charges were laid in a five-day special transport truck-focused safety blitz...

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Upcoming Events




 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Jan 20
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



Entertainment
PBnJ Unplugged
Sun, Jan 21
1pm

Starting November 5th,2017

Details...



Seniors
Euchre/Bid Euchre
Sun, Jan 21
1pm

1pm - Euchre/Bid Euchre



Seniors
Bid Euchre
Mon, Jan 22
1pm

Monday is Bid Euchre at 1:00pm



Sports
Pool
Mon, Jan 22
6:30pm

6:30pm - Pool



Sports
Dart League
Mon, Jan 22
7:30pm

KW Intercity Dart League started end of September. 7:30pm. Dates not there is, January 22/2018 & March 5/2018



Sports
Shuffleboard
Tue, Jan 23
1pm

Tuesday Shuffleboard.

Details...



Seniors
Senior Darts
Tue, Jan 23
1pm

Seniors Darts will be every other Tuesday at 1:00pm with the starting date being September 19th

Details...



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Jan 23
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



Seniors
Bid Euchre
Wed, Jan 24
1pm

Bid Euchre is Wednesday at 1:00pm.



Seniors
Fun Cribbage League
Wed, Jan 24
7pm

Wednesday nite “Fun Cribbage League” will be starting up on September 13th. Start time is 7:00pm



Sports
Shuffleboard
Wed, Jan 24
7:15pm

K-W Shuffleboard League will start @7:15pm here every week.



Seniors
Euchre
Thu, Jan 25
1pm

Thursday is Euchre at 1:00pm



Hall Rental
Police Dinner
Thu, Jan 25
6:30pm



Sports
9 Ball Pool
Thu, Jan 25
7pm

7pm - 9 Ball Pool



Seniors
Solo
Fri, Jan 26
1pm

1pm - Solo



Sports
Ladies Darts
Fri, Jan 26
8pm

Ladies Darts starts September 8th at 8:00pm



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Jan 27
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



Entertainment
Gord & Laurie
Sat, Jan 27
7pm

January 27th,2018 – Gord & Laurie from 7-11pm



Legion
General Meeting
Sun, Jan 28
2pm



Seniors
Bid Euchre
Mon, Jan 29
1pm

Monday is Bid Euchre at 1:00pm



Sports
Pool
Mon, Jan 29
6:30pm

6:30pm - Pool



Sports
Dart League
Mon, Jan 29
7:30pm

Dart League is here on Monday nights. Start time is 7:30pm



Sports
Shuffleboard
Tue, Jan 30
1pm

Tuesday Shuffleboard.

Details...



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Jan 30
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



Seniors
Bid Euchre
Wed, Jan 31
1pm

Bid Euchre is Wednesday at 1:00pm.



Sports
Pool League
Wed, Jan 31
7pm

We have a new “Wednesday Night Recreational Pool League” that is coming here

Details...



Seniors
Fun Cribbage League
Wed, Jan 31
7pm

Wednesday nite “Fun Cribbage League” will be starting up on September 13th. Start time is 7:00pm



Sports
Shuffleboard
Wed, Jan 31
7:15pm

K-W Shuffleboard League will start @7:15pm here every week.



Seniors
Euchre
Thu, Feb 01
1pm

Thursday is Euchre at 1:00pm



Sports
9 Ball Pool
Thu, Feb 01
7pm

7pm - 9 Ball Pool



Seniors
Solo
Fri, Feb 02
1pm

1pm - Solo



Sports
Ladies Darts
Fri, Feb 02
8pm

Ladies Darts starts September 8th at 8:00pm



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Feb 03
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Legion
Public Speaking Contest
Sun, Feb 04
10am

Public Speaking Contest will be on Sunday February 4th. Start time is 10:00am



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Feb 06
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Feb 10
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Dance-Valentine
Sat, Feb 10
7pm

Valentine’s Day Dance is February 10th at 7:00pm with “Blazing Entertainment”



 

Legion
Branch Open
Mon, Feb 12
1pm - 7pm

February 12th FAMILY DAY - opened 1-7



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Feb 13
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Feb 17
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Feb 20
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Feb 24
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Southbound
Sat, Feb 24
7pm

February 24th is a Live Band called “Southbound” from 7-11pm



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Feb 27
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Mar 03
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Mar 06
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Mar 10
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Mar 13
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Mar 17
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Mar 20
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Mar 24
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Ted Lavoie
Sat, Mar 24
7pm

Ted Lavoie is coming Saturday March 24th at 7-11pm



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Mar 27
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Legion
Service Officer
Wed, Mar 28
10am - 12pm

Rebecca Calder, the Provincial Service Officer, will be here on Wednesday March 28th,2018 at 10:00am until Noon.

Details...



 
Legion
Branch Open
Fri, Mar 30
1pm - 7pm

Good Friday is March 30th NO LADIES DARTS - Club is open 1pm -7pm



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Mar 31
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
“Headin’ Home”
Sat, Mar 31
7pm

March 31st is a Live Band “Headin’ Home” from 7-11pm



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Apr 03
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Apr 07
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Legion
Vimy Day
Mon, Apr 09

April 9th is “VIMY DAY”



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Apr 10
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Apr 14
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
DJ Lilian
Sat, Apr 14
7pm

April 14th DJ Lilian from 7-11pm



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Apr 17
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Apr 21
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Apr 24
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Apr 28
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 
Entertainment
“Mid-Life Crisis”
Sat, Apr 28
7pm

April 28th will be a live band “Mid-Life Crisis” from 7-11pm



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, May 01
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, May 05
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, May 08
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, May 12
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Elvis Show
Sat, May 12
7pm

May 12th will be Elvis Show from 7-11pm



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, May 15
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Sports
Pool
Sat, May 19
10am

May 19th is the “Nick Vinski” Memorial Pool Tournament start time is 10:00am



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, May 19
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 
Legion
Branch Closed
Mon, May 21

May 21st is Victoria Day - Club is closed?



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, May 22
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, May 26
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Gord & Laurie
Sat, May 26
7pm

May 26th is an Gord & Laurie from 7-11 pm



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, May 29
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Jun 02
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Jun 05
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Jun 09
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Jun 12
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Jun 16
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Jun 19
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Jun 23
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Jun 26
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Jun 30
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Jul 03
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Jul 07
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Jul 10
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Jul 14
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Jul 17
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Jul 21
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Jul 24
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Jul 28
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Jul 31
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Aug 04
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Aug 07
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Ways and Means
Meat Spin
Sat, Aug 11
4pm

4pm - Meat Spin



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Aug 14
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Aug 21
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Aug 28
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Sep 04
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Sep 11
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Sep 18
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...



 

Entertainment
Dinner and Karaoke
Tue, Sep 25
5:30pm

Dinners will continue from 5:30 till 6:30, Karaoke still follows from 6:30 till 11:00

Details...


 

 

 

 

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