Royal Canadian Legion

Site: Durham

Service: Durham Branch 308

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 Durham (Village of) ; Durham and area
Eligibility Ages: 19 year(s) and up
Application No restrictions * application for membership
Languages English
Fees Membership - $55 per year
Address and Location
Located In Community Durham (Village of)
Address & Map
271 Bruce St N
Durham, ON N0G 1R0
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Intersection Bruce St N and Chester St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-369-2239
Fax 519-369-3581
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
Mailing Address P.O. Box 448 
Durham, ON N0G 1R0

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