The Royal Canadian Legion in Richard’s Landing has a summer full of events planned.
It starts on Wednesday nights with the weekly bingo. The progressive jackpot starts at $200.
but on July 18th the Jackpot will be $1000.
Ron Short returns this summer on July 21st to perform as Johnny Cash and Friends. Last year his Elvis show was a fan favourite.
Ever Friday volunteers prepare a special meal for Friday Foods from 5-8pm. Specials can vary from ribs, wings, or chicken cordon blue. You can stop by the Legion and pick up a full list of planned meals.
Richard Landing’s Community Night is July 27th , the Legion will be manning a food booth serving fries, poutine, hot dogs, and beverages.
Weekly Sports at the lounge are open to everyone. Monday is Euchre, Tuesday is Cribbage and Wednesday is Pool. Darts and Washer-toss are also available, bring a friend, practice your skill and have some fun.
On September 15th the Legion gives everyone another chance to enjoy the popular Pancake Breakfast, featuring pancakes, sausages topped with St. Joseph Island Maple Syrup.
All local Veterans are invited to a complimentary supper in mid-September. Legion Week is held the third week of September.
Summer doesn’t finish until the Halloween Dance scheduled for October 27th.
All of these events wouldn’t be possible without volunteers. The Royal Canadian Legion Br. 374 has well over 100 volunteers who ensure the Legion can offer so many community events as well as be a strong Branch that can help the local Veterans and area Senior and Youth organizations.