News from the Petawawa Legion

By Helene Hahn

Posted on Thursday, May 2, 2019

Join us this Sunday, May 5 for our delicious made for you breakfast from 9:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Eggs made to order, bacon or sausage, home fries, toast, beans, juice and tea/coffee. Everyone welcome so bring the family. Our hall is fully accessible.

On Saturday, May 11 is our next dance at the branch. From 8 p.m. to midnight-ish, the John Priebe band will be playing for your partying pleasure. There will be spot dances and a late lunch. Small cover charge but open to all age of majority.

Have you picked up your tickets for Lobsterfest on May 19 yet? Tickets are on sale at the bar and your choice of two lobster or one steak and one lobster or just steak. Meal will include mussle cocktail hour starting at 5 p.m. and dinner will follow at 6 p.m. Cut off will be May 14 at the latest, so pick them up soon. Open to all so bring your friends.

Our thoughts are with those who are affected by the high water. It is devastating to lose so much but we hope everyone remains safe.

Did you know that if you are a veteran, Legion member or not, that you or your kids can apply for a Legion bursary? Applications can be printed from the Royal Canadian Legion Ontario Command website under ‘Forms’. With the cost of school who could not use an extra $750 to help out?

Don’t forget our Friday Fish and Chips continue from 4:30 - 6 p.m. and we also do chicken wings and chicken strips. Open to all so bring the family. Join us for lunch on Wednesday as well from 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. for a different soup and sandwiches every week.

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