Toledo Legion Br # 475
|Posted by toledo.legion on December 11, 2020 at 3:00 PM|
Help your community by bringing along nonperishable items to help the Mountain of Food Christmas Campaign at Wing Night, Friday, December 11.
Donations will be forwarded to the Athens Food Bank..
Pandemic Times have brought a critical need at our area Food Banks. Pleas help us in our efforts to help them.
Athens Build a Mountain of Food event will take place Saturday, December 12 at the Athens Freshmart.
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|Posted by toledo.legion on November 17, 2020 at 1:35 PM|
Thanks to the Farm Credit Canada AgriSpirit Fund, the Legion will be warm this winter. Toledo Legion #475 was the lucky recepient of funding in 2020 to help with the purchase and installation of a new heating system. Our old furnaces have been in desparate need of replacement for some time but it was an expensive project.
The new furnaces have now been installed.
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|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...Read Full Post »
|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 ...Read Full Post »
|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.
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|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...Read Full Post »
|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.
Ella Miller Pineview School Primary Black & White Poster 1st place *
Anthony Varacalli Meadowview School Junior Bl & Wh 3rd place
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|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.Read Full Post »
|Posted by toledo.legion on November 18, 2011 at 5:05 PM|