Royal Canadian Legion

Site: Durham

Service: Durham Branch 308

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-369-2239
Fax 519-369-3581
E-Mail legion308@gmail.com
Website www.on.legion.ca
Primary Contact Ralph Paylor, President; Phone: (Residence) 519-369-6398
Alternate Contact Joan Milne, Secretary and Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: (Residence) 519-369-6477
Primary Executive Jim Atkinson, Chairperson for Medical Equipment; Phone: (Residence) 519-369-2868
Alternate Executive James Rae, 1st Vice-President; Phone: (Residence) 519-986-2466
Addresses and Location
Located In Community West Grey
Address 271 Bruce St N
Durham, ON N0G 1R0
 
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Intersection Bruce St N and Chester St
Mailing Address P.O. Box 448 
Durham, ON N0G 1R0
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description
Description (Service) Provides support and social gatherings to veterans, their families and the community. Social events include: 
 
* singles dances 
* darts, euchre, bingo, cribbage 
* weekly seniors exercise 
* Walking Club (meet at the Legion) 
 
Loan Cupboard - medical assistive devices available for short-term loan to all community members * mobility items such as wheelchairs, walkers, crutches, canes and toilet risers * accepts donations 
* also collects pop can tabs to raise funds to assist individuals with the purchase of a wheelchair and other health care items * the general public may drop off their collection of tabs at the Legion 
 
Hall rental available
Service Details
Hours Club: Mon-Thu 3 pm-10 pm * Fri, Sat 3 pm-8 pm * Sun 2 pm-5 pm 
 
Seniors exercise: Sep-Apr, Thu, call for details * Walking club: end of Sep to mid-Apr, Mon, Wed, Fri 10 am-11 am
Dates Meetings: executive first Wed of every month 
General Meetings: third Wed of every month, Sep-Jun
Areas Served West Grey ; Durham and area
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up
Application No restrictions * application for membership
Languages English
Fees Membership - $55 per year
Administration
Alternate Name Legion [Royal Canadian]
Established 1935