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Life Time Memberships Awarded

Posted by toledo.legion on September 24, 2019 at 4:00 PM

Awards night was held recently at the legion. We are proud to announce that Rick Gayda and Greg Williams were presented with Lifetime membership. Greg and Rick have worked diligently for many years to bring their local  legion from the brink of bankruptcy to a thriving community hub. Check out the article from Inside the Ottawa Valley https://www.insideottawavalley.com/news-story/9592576-2-legion-members-earn-lifetime-memberships-in-toledo/" target="_blank">https://www.in...

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New Accessibility Renovations

Posted by toledo.legion on September 24, 2019 at 3:35 PM

As Many of you know, the legion has been undergoing renovations this summer. We were happy to receive  Enabling Accrssibility Funding  (EAF) to upgrade our washrooms and ramping to make the legion more accessible to handicapped patrons. We now have new washrooms for men and women with an additional transgender/handicapped/ baby change washroom in the middle. These washrooms are located in the same place as the old ones off the main hall.

As one thing leads to another, we are ...

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Branch 475 Poppy Trust Fund

Posted by toledo.legion on August 26, 2012 at 2:10 PM

Legion Branch # 475 Legion Poppy Fund Trust

The two most important events on the Royal Canadian Legion calendar are the Service of Remembrance in November and the Poppy Campaign occurring for two weeks immediately preceding November 11.

 

The Poppy Campaign of Branch 475 raises money to:

a) Assist nee...

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Trillium Grant Presentation at the Toledo Legion . July 2012

Posted by toledo.legion on July 22, 2012 at 1:25 PM

What was our exciting news?

The Toledo Legion has recieved a generous grant to upgrade the kitchen facilities this year. MPP Steve Clark and Trillium representative Laura Woods were on hand last week to present Legion president Greg Williams and Vivki Downey with the official award. See the article in the Smiths Falls Record News http://www.emcsmithsfalls.ca/201...

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Remembrance Day Poster/Literary Contest Winners

Posted by toledo.legion on February 28, 2012 at 8:30 PM

At the end of November, Branch 475 sent 10 first place winning submissions on to Zone 2 for the next level of competition. At Zone level, our winners were competing against winners from 7 other Legions. We had some winners at that level.

They were:

Ella Miller Pineview School Primary Black & White Poster 1st place *

Anthony Varacalli Meadowview School Junior Bl & Wh 3rd place

Bethany D...

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Travellers visit November 19th

Posted by toledo.legion on December 2, 2011 at 3:15 PM

John and Claire Bamlet recently paid Branch # 475 a visit. They are on a quest to visit all 420 Ontario Legion branches. We were glad to show them our legion,promote our local services and our rural hospitality.

 ;) This picture was published in the Smiths Falls EMC December 1st showing John, Claire and our President, Greg Williams on the front step.

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Regular Events

Posted by toledo.legion on November 18, 2011 at 5:05 PM

Country Dances. 1st Sunday of the month from September to June. Doors open at 1:30. Dancing starts at 2:00 p.m. and supper is served at 5:00. Check the calender for band line up 

Winter Horseshoes. (October - April) In the Indoor Pits. Tuesday and Thursdays, Starts at 7:15. This is league play and op...

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