Byron-Springbank Legion

Ironstone Built Donates to the 2021 Poppy Fund

On 9 November, the Branch accepted a $2,500.00 donation to the 2021 Poppy fund. Annually, Ironstone Built, has a “$100,000 in 10 Weeks” charity campaign to donate $10,000.00 to local charities each week for 10 Weeks. This year In honour of Ironstone’s 11th year of operations, they decided to donate to 11 charities over the span of 11 weeks – starting on the week of October 11th 2021 and ending the week of December 20th 2021.

Province of Ontario Vaccine Mandate

As of 22 September 2021

The Province of Ontario has mandated that all persons entering a restaurant / bar, MUST show proof of Double Vaccination

Please have your second Dosage Receipt or Mobile Vaccine Passport phone app and ID ready when you enter the Club Room or Banquet Hall so the bartender or volunteer can verify your vaccination status.

Middlesex London Health Unit also requires that patrons must still complete the Covid-19 screening questions even if they are fully vaccinated. The screening survey can be completed on your phone by scanning the QR code displayed at the Legion’s entrances or by going to https://covid-19.ontario.ca/screening/customer/ Good-to-go results will appear as a GREEN CHECKMARK. It can be completed before hand and the results printed or you can email the results to yourself. Good results are valid until 11:59 PM of the day the screen was completed.

Face masks are still required whenever you are not sitting at your table.

You still must supply contact info.

Click to download the Byron-Springbank Legion‘s Vaccination Verification Procedure

Ontario “Reopening Phase 3”

The Province of Ontario will move to “Reopening Phase 3” as of 12:01 AM Friday, July 16th. This means that we will be able to reopen the Clubroom.

Various restrictions will still stay in place:

1. Patrons must still answer the Covid-19 questions when entering the Clubroom

2. Patrons must still sign in the Contact Info book at the bar

3. MASKS MUST STILL BE WORN IN THE CLUBROOM WHEN NOT SEATED

4. The tables will be set up so that seated groups maintain the 2 metres distance. DO NOT MOVE THE TABLES OR CHAIRS

Saturday Meat Draws are back

3:30 PM- 5:00 PM – 8 Draws, 3 tickets for $2.00 good for two draws

Please remember, all the current Covid-19 Restrictions are still in place. Tables must remain 2 metres apart and cannot be moved..  If you are dropping in after 3:30 PM, please call to see if the maximum seating has been hit.

Don’t forget, MASKS ARE REQUIRED ANY TIME YOU ARE NOT SEATED. The ticket sellers will come around to you, just hold your hand up.

The Meat Draw will be held every Saturday except 6 November (Byron Remembrance Parade) and 4 December (Turkey-Rama

Parkwood Institute Veteran Care Program Donation

9 March 2021, the Byron-Springbank Legion donated $29,680.00 to St Josephs’ Health Care Foundation. The donation from our Poppy Fund will allow the Veterans Care Program at Parkwood Institute to purchase 5 blood pressure monitors – $19,600.00, 10 over-bed tables – $6,160.00, and 5 chairs for the Veterans Library – $3,920.

Parkwood Institute Donation 89 Mar 2021
Branch President John Morris (Left) and Branch Poppy Chair Michael Beatty (Right) presented the cheque to Sue Hardy the Manager, Office of the President SJHCF