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Cloverdale Branch # 6

17567 - 57 Avenue, Cloverdale, B.C.


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General Meeting & Election of Officers

Saturday, May 30
10:00 AM

Branch elections will be held for the positions of President, 1st Vice President, and 2cd Vice President, as well as several directors.

Nominations for all positions may be made from the floor.

All voting members of Branch 6 are welcome to attend and cast their ballots.



Provincial Golf Tournament

Friday, July 24 - Sunday, July 26

This year we are trying something different. We have moved the tournament to the weekend. Cost is $170 per golfer. We will be playing at Guildford Golf Course on Saturday, July 25th and at Fort Langley Golf Course on Sunday, July 26th with golf carts included on both days. Another change this year, we will be holding our banquet at the Guildford Golf Course after our round of golf on Saturday.

Wine & Cheese and registration is on Friday, July 24th from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Cloverdale Legion. The banquet and dinner will start at 7:00 PM on Saturday at the Guildford Golf Course, and prizes and awards Sunday night back at the Cloverdale Legion Branch.

We have only 80 spots available so please download an entry form and covering letter and send it in. To download the entry form click here. To download the covering letter click here.



To see our detailed Calendar of Events: click here



Open Door Kitchen

Good 'Home Cooked' Meals

Check out our daily dinner specials from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. Hours are:

Monday to Saturday11:30 AM - 7:30 PM
SundayClosed (except for special events)

To download our menu: click here



Redevelopment Plan Cancelled

At a general meeting on June 27, 2012, the membership passed the following resolution: “That Branch 6 enter into an Exchange Agreement with Townline Housing and the City of Surrey, where our Branch would exchange our present location for a 10,000 sq. ft. building with $1,000,000 of tennant improvements and 1,800 sq. ft. of commercial retail space”.

At the general meeting on September 25, 2014, representatives of Townline Housing and the City of Surrey Development Corporation informed the members that the agreement with the Legion to include the Legion in the phase 1 development has been cancelled. They may offer to include us in one of the next four development phases, which they expect will take place over the next 7 1/2 to 10 years.

TAPS Online

The current TAPS newsletter is available online. Just click on the 'TAPS' Newsletter link on the left, and it will take you to a page where you can download the file.

If you would prefer to have TAPS e-mailed to you, just send an e-mail to the Editor at patricksharkey@shaw.ca. We can remove you from our "snail mail" (Canada Post) mailing list and add you to our e-mail list instead. That way you get the TAPS sooner and we save on the cost of postage.

Time for Change

The Dominion Membership & Outreach Committee Chairmen have written a letter to all Legion members and Branch executives, underscoring the need for change within our Branches… change to make every Legion Branch a welcoming, inclusive, vibrant cornerstone of the community. Every member should read this letter.

Click here to read the letter

Youth Remembrance Video Contest

Let’s have a major drum roll and grand applause for our 2013 winners of the BC/Yukon Youth Remembrance Video Contest!

Comrades, this competition just gets better and better each year. With 30 video entries, making the selection was not an easy task for the Youth Committee and our President. The diversity of talent and artistic expression add to the judging challenges, but these are good challenges to have.

View the winners on our Youtube Playlist: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLlqG2DVRYcTZdjGYwiNeNZYlhFEWbIsIA.

Military Service Recognition Books

Each year Provincial Command publishes a Military Service Recognition Book of Veteran’s histories and photos. Everyone is welcome to submit a history, including veterans, service personnel, relatives or friends. Send in your histories and stories early, we accept them year-round!

The Military Service Recognition Books are now available online - see www.legionbcyukon.ca/content/military-service-recognition-book.

Last Post Fund Newsletter

Since 1909, the Last Post Fund has been dedicated to ensuring that no Veteran is denied a dignified funeral and burial for lack of funds.

To download their newsletter click here.


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