Monday night Euchres will continue for the months of July and August. Seniors Lunch will also continue third Thursday. Don’t forget Horseshoes on Wednesday nights. As part of the Legion’s commitment to Veteran’s and their families, Legion Branch 245 grants up to 4 Bursaries of $500.00 each through the Poppy Trust Fund. The application can be obtained at the Legion or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org and the deadline for submission is August 1,2022. The children, grandchildren and great grandchildren of Veterans who need financial assistance to pursue a post-secondary education to further their educational goals are eligible. If you are unsure of eligibility, please contact the Legion by email. Executive Meeting (July 5, 2022) Branch 245. We have provided sponsorship for Children’s Prize Money in Exhibit Hall for Merrickville Fair on August 5,6,7/22 in support of youth activities. We also have provided 3 Bursaries of $500.00 each from our Lottery account to 3 students graduating from Grade 12 and continuing their education. One student from each of the following High Schools North Grenville, St. Mike’s and Smiths Falls that are residents of Merrickville-Wolford.
Our Branch with be hosting the Legion Provincial Horseshoe Competition on August 6th. The public is welcome to come and watch.