February 24, 2020

On February 23, 2020, the annual Royal Canadian Legion Public Speaking Competition was held at Branch 270 Coldwater. Contestants ranging from Grade 2 to Grade 9 took turn at delivering their own original speech in front of judges and an audience of family and friends....

February 16, 2020

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 270 Coldwater held a special spaghetti dinner on Friday February 14 to celebrate Valentine's Day, while at the same time raising funds to help with the branch's building expenses.  More than 60 people attended the dinner, which was served i...

January 22, 2020

At an early age Comrade Betty-Jean (B.J.) was already singular.  She dreamt of being an astronaut. In the 1950’s girls did not apply to astronaut school.  Years later, Comrade B.J. passed her VFR License, and is qualified to pilot a small Cessna aircraft.  

As...

January 3, 2020

More than 150 people attended the President's Levee at the Coldwater Legion on New Year's Day.  The crowd was treated to our traditional Moose Milk, prepared under the supervision of our expert Garry Perryman, and to finger food, courtesy of our Ladies Auxiliary, as we...

December 21, 2019

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 270 Coldwater is pleased to announce the branch level results of the Legion's annual Poster & Literary Contest.  Awards were presented to most winners during a school assembly on the last school day before the Holiday break.  Winners were s...

December 15, 2019

Just about 60 years ago, Comrade Wayne’s pet dog followed him to kindergarten.  Since that time, it has been a steady learning and sharing curve for our First Vice-President, and Membership Chairperson.  Not much has changed expect that he has grown older.  His early l...

November 24, 2019

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 270 Coldwater Ladies Auxiliary held its annual Fall and Christmas Craft & Bake Sale on Saturday November 23, 2019, in the upstairs hall at the Legion.  The Ladies Auxiliary wish to thank all the volunteers, participants and visitors who con...

November 12, 2019

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 270 Coldwater held its annual Remembrance Day parade and service on Monday November 11. Despite the bitter cold, more than 200 people did show up to pay their respects to our Fallen, many to lay a wreath in memory of a loved one.  Once agai...

November 6, 2019

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 270 Coldwater held its annual Veterans Appreciation Dinner on Saturday November 2. The event was well attended by Legion members, supporters, dignitaries, and of course Veterans. We would like to thank all who attended and all who contribut...

November 5, 2019

In 1977 Comrade Rick looked over the smoggy Hamilton industrial landscape.  This was not for him!  His father was a Korean War Veteran.   Hence, Comrade Rick’s decision to join the military was not a foreign concept.  Comrade Rick fondly recalls his first eleven weeks...

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