Petawawa Legion News

By Helene Hahn

Posted on Thursday, February 15, 2018

It’s Family Day weekend and we have food and entertainment for you. Saturday, Feb. 17, entertainment is the John Priebe Band playing in the upstairs hall from 8 p.m. to midnight. We have spot dances and a late snack included in your small cover charge. Everyone is welcome and we are fully accessible so all can enjoy

On Sunday, Feb. 18, bring the family out for a nice roast beef dinner served from 4:30 - 6 p.m. Dinner includes salad, beef, Yorkshire pudding, mashed potatoes, veggies, gravy, dessert and tea/coffee. Price reduced for children under 10. If you liked the last one in January, you will love this one. Everyone is welcome in the fully accessible hall.

Coming up on Sunday, Feb. 25 is our Chili Cook Off with doors opening at 5 p.m. and we continue to serve until 7 p.m. or until all the chili is gone. Come on out and vote for your favourite. Do you think your chili is the best and want to showcase it at the cook-off? Give Frank a call at 613-633-8436 or email him at The winner gets their name on the trophy and a $25 gift card sponsored by Canex. Open to all and there is a family price.

The number of cards available continue to dwindle on our Catch the Ace board. As the cards are removed your odds keep getting better. We have 23 cards gone so getting close to 50 per cent gone. The weekly consolation prize has been between $350 and $400. The catcher of the Ace of Spades is looking at $9,000. Come on out to the branch during regular hours to get your ticket, You can also get your ticket Friday nights at Fish and chips from 5-6 p.m. when the draw is done at 6 p.m. Everyone is welcome to purchase tickets as long as you are over 18.

Fish and chip Fridays also serve wings, chicken strips, and onion rings. You can do full or half orders and we do take out. Join us Every Friday from 5-6:30 p.m. Open to all so bring the family.

Holding and event? Looking for a reasonable priced place to hold it? Give us a call at 613-687-2504 for pricing options and if free use of the lounge is for you. Large or small, we can accommodate them all. On-site catering is also available by the Ladies Auxiliary, from luncheons to full dinners. We do the all.

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