Kamloops Legion 425 Lansdowne St., Kamloops BC V2C 1Y2


Our mission is to serve Veterans, including serving military and RCMP members and their families.

News Update

BC TRACK & FIELD JULY 2019

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BC JAMBOREE U16, U18, U20, SENIOR PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP


PLAY-DOWNS TO SELECT ATHLETES WHO WILL ATTEND THE LEGION NATIONAL TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS TO BE HELD IN SYDNEY, CAPE BRETON, NOVA SCOTIA.


Shown with Branch president Craig Thomson is Greg Stewart who took GOLD in Senior Mens Shot Putt.


The Legion National Track & Field Championship takes place in August in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia.

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LEGION NATIONAL TRACK & FIELD

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For over 50 years, The Royal Canadian Legion has supported young Canadians through training and competition in track and field. The Legion National Youth Track and Field Championships are the country’s only nationwide competition for U16 and U18 athletes, many  of whom go on to compete at the Olympics!   This year’s championship is in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia from August 9 to 11. Show your support by following the action on our live stream throughout the weekend and on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

 

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CATERING & HALL RENTAL

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PRIVATE FUNCTIONS

ARE YOU PLANNING A SPECIAL EVENT, PERHAPS AN ANNIVERSARY, BIRTHDAY, OR RETIREMENT PARTY? 

COMPETITIVE RATES

WHEELCHAIR ACCESSIBLE

MOVABLE FURNITURE

STAGE AREA FOR A BAND

BARTENDING SERVICE

FLEXIBLE MENU OPTIONS

PRIVATE AND CENTRAL DOWNTOWN LOCATION

Non-members must be signed into the Branch by a Legion member in compliance with our regulations.

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COMMUNITY OUTREACH

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LEGION SUPPORTS YOUTH


Members of the Kamloops Legion are proud to support sports programs for youth. On June 23, 2019, Karen Wandler presented a donation to Jack Kroucher, to support the upcoming Junior Golf Tournament which is held annually in Kamloops. 







D-DAY COMMEMORATIVE PIN

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The Dominion Executive Council has authorized the Legion’s D-Day Commemorative lapel pin for wear on Legion Dress until December 31, 2019. It is permitted to be worn on the right lapel of the Legion blazer along with the current “We Support Our Troops” lapel pin.   To order your pin, contact the Legion Supply Department.

LEGION POPPY STORE

CADET CORPS SUPPORT

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DONATION PRESENTATION


On June 23, 2019, Karen Wandler presented a donation to CPO Doherty and Lt (N) Lance Currie of the Navy League Corps in Kamloops.

Kamloops Legion supports all the Cadets Corps.

Contact the Branch by emailing secretary@kamlooplegion.com

About Us

Our Team

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BRANCH 52 

EXECUTIVE 2019


Craig Thomson, president

Walter Giesbrecht, past-president

James McGhee, vice-president

Brenda Thomson, secretary

Karen Wandler, director

June Ballant, director

Daniel Martin, director

Carol Mitchell, director

James Grant, Sgt at Arms

Sandra Sugden, padre

Our History

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CELEBRATING 90+ YEARS

Kamloops Branch 52 obtained its Charter on May 27th, 1927, and was located on Lorne Street. 90th Anniversary celebrations were held in June of 2017. 

In 1930 the Branch moved to its owned building on Lansdowne Street. In 1979 the Branch moved to the 1200 block of  Victoria Street. 

In 2002, the Branch returned to its former location  at 425 Lansdowne Street and rents the  premises. 


FOR INFORMATION OR ASSISTANCE 

PLEASE CONTACT 

THE BRANCH BY CALLING 250-374-1742


KAMLOOPS LEGION

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LOUNGE & VETERAN SERVICES

HOURS OF OPERATION

· Office Hours: Mon - Fri 2 - 4 pm or by appointment

· Lounge Hours may vary depending on events:

· Monday 2 - 7 pm

· Tuesday 2 - 7 pm

· Wednesday 2 - 7 pm

· Thursday 2 - 11 pm

- Thurs Crib at 7 pm

· Friday 2 - 7 pm

· Saturday Noon - 7 pm

· Sunday Noon - 7 pm

MEAT DRAWS EVERY SATURDAY & SUNDAY at 2:30 PM

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Application for Legion Membership (pdf)

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CAF & RCMP 1st Yr Free Membership Application (pdf)

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Graduating Cadet Free Membership Application (pdf)

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