The Forest Grove Legion. Doris Rufli photo.

Forest Grove Legion elects officers

By Doris Rufli

On Dec. 17, the Annual General Meeting of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 261, Forest Grove took place at 7 p.m. The following officers were elected and will serve during the year 2019:

President – Wendy Clarke / Vice-President – Sandy Ellis / Treasurer – Wendy Wormald / Secretary – Angela Hird / Directors – Chuck Kyler, Don Wormald and Conroy Van Der Lee

Upcoming Event

The Forest Grove Legion invites members and the community to celebrate the burning of their mortgage papers. At the same time, they would like to thank everyone who helped them reach their goal of paying off the mortgage.

The event is set to take place on Sunday, Jan. 27, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Legion Park, behind the building. They will be serving hot chocolate and hot dogs.

A fire pit will be set up for warmth, and for those bringing marshmallows and a roasting stick. Please bring a chair and dress up warm as this is an outdoor event.

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