All the Branch 88 updates

What’s on at The Legion?

Come down to Maple Ridge Legion for games night every Tuesday beginning at 6.30pm. You can play Darts, Euchre or Crib, and you don’t have to be a member to check it out!
Judy Ballard receiving Branch Presidents Medal

Branch Medal

Our current President, Judy Ballard received her Branch President Medal at the General Meeting on April 21st. The medal was presented by Al Casswell, our Chairman.
Legion Exec - Tom - IG

Meet a Veteran – Tom Gardener

Tom was born in England and joined the British Army in 1953 at the age of 20, as part of conscription following the Second World War.  He joined the Royal Engineers as a Reservist, and served for two years stationed in Dartmouth UK and Germany.
Vimy Ridge Memorial

The Battle of Vimy Ridge

Vimy Ridge is a long, high hill that Germany had captured early in the war. They had made it into a strong defensive position, with tunnels and trenches
RCAF 100 logo

RCAF Centennial

Today we celebrate the 100th anniversary of The Royal Canadian Air Force. 1 April 2024 marks 100 years of service for the Royal Canadian Air Force

St Patrick’s Celebration

Thank-you to everyone who came out to our St. Patrick's Day party! It was fun doing the prize draws, delicious food and great music.
2024 Executive - Jodi Barrass

Meet the Executive – Jodi Barrass

Jodi originally joined the Royal Canadian Legion at the age of eighteen, in Baron Bing, Toronto. She moved to B.C. and joined the Billy Bishop branch in Kitsilano. She left for a while and was busy with life, then rejoined the Maple Ridge branch around five years ago.
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Afghanistan veterans

Canada's longest war and its first significant combat engagement since the Korean War (1950-1953) was in Afghanistan from 2001-20014.
Legion supporting Veterans

Veterans Resources

The purpose of the Royal Canadian Legion is to support Veterans and their families. To help our members and local Veterans, we have compiled a list of national and other organizations....
Perogies & Cabbage

Perogies and Cabbage

Last Sunday of the month is coming up fast! Come support the Ladies Auxiliary when they host the kitchen with their world famous cabbage rolls and perogies! KARAOKE from 2-6pm and Meat draws and 50/50 at 4pm and 5pm!
We are open

We are open

We are open today - Thursday January 18th.Please be very careful on the roads, sidewalks and parking lots.

Snow Day

❄️ SNOW DAY!! ❄️ We will be closed today (Wednesday January 17th) for the safety of members and staff! Stay warm and cozy and enjoy all the white stuff!

Burns Night – Sold Out!

WOW! We are sold out of the Robbie Burns Supper! Thanks to your support (and your love for Haggis...) we sold out 88 tickets in a week! If you are one of the lucky attendees, please feel free to wear your tartan!
British NY flyer

British New Years Eve

No tickets necessary for this one! It's a lot of fun and a great way to ring in the bells a bit early! Countdown for our British New Years is at 4:00pm!  
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