Royal Canadian Legion

Site: Tara

Service: Tara Branch 383

Record #: GBA1206
Last Modified: 27 Jul 2023
Last Full Update: 26 Jul 2023


Description (Service) Provides support and social gatherings to veterans and their families and to the community.

Events, services and activities include:
  • celebration of Legion Week in September
  • annual Poppy campaign is held the first two weeks in November, activities included are; tag days; a parade to the cenotaph on Remembrance Day, November 11, followed by a service at the cenotaph and comradeship at the Legion - proceeds from the Poppy campaign are used to assist veterans and their families, bursaries for education, literacy and poster contest prizes
  • provides donations for the local hospitals
  • breakfast held last Sunday of month, Sep-May
  • Friday night BBQ, held May-Oct
  • pick up location for Good Food Box
  • funds free ice time for public skating on school holidays
Will provide assistance to families in need, requests to be submitted in writing.

Hall use is free for fundraisers or non profit organizations.

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 3 pm until closing, open on Sat and Sun for special occasions - For July and August Tue-Fri 3 am to closing

Games night: Wed 7 pm-10 pm
Eucre: Tue 7 pm- 10 pm
Music: Thu 1 pm-5 pm
Breakfast: Sep-May, Sun 10 am-1 pm
BBQ: May-Oct, Fri 5 pm-7 pm

Meetings: fourth Thu of month - 7 pm
Executive meetings: second Thu of month - 7 pm, contact for details
Areas Served Tara
Eligibility Members and signed in guests.
Application Can be picked up at the branch.
Languages English
Fees Membership - contact for details

Address and Location

Located In Community Arran-Elderslie
Address & Map
86 River St
Arran-Elderslie, ON
Canada N0H 2N0
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Intersection River St and Main St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-934-9992
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Primary Contact Debbie Barclay, Treasurer; Phone: 519-934-2081
Alternate Contact Brenda Funston, Past President; Phone: 519-934-2645
Mailing Address P.O. Box 319 
Tara, ON 
Canada N0H 2N0

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