About The Esquimalt Legion
The President Jim Swanbeck and Volunteer Manager Doug Grant welcome you to the Esquimalt Legion. Feel free to contact us with any questions or concerns. The Mess is currently open, masks are required when you enter the Mess or any common area. Please consult the signs posted and the CPO Mess Website for hours and rules pertaining to the COVID-19. The Chief and Petty Officer's Mess web site is http://www.cpomess.ca//
We have been informed that all Legion events are cancelled until further notice. New Provincial Health Orders have been expanded and extended across the province effective November 19, 2020 at midnight to December 7, 2020 at midnight. There will not be music bingo and seniors shuffleboard and/or any other activity classified as an EVENT until at least 7 December 2020. However the mess will be open for us to play cards or have a drink as we did before our opening that started in early September. So we can all still have at least a drink together until the new rules are changed. Thank you and hope to see you all Friday at the mess. Take care and be safe.
You will be informed of any further changes as soon as we are told. Thank you and be safe please.
The Mess is closed from December 19, 2020 to January 03, 2021. Re-opening on January 04, 2021.
MUSIC BINGO EVERY FRIDAY 6 PM. - CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
MUSIC BINGO WITH RON KING FOR LEGION MEMBERS AND GUESTS. Maximum 50 persons allowed. First Come, First Served.
The Poppy Office (phone 250-361-8124) Please contact Sylvia with any questions.
NEW TO OUR MEMBERSHIP: BRANCH 172 has partnered with the Chief and Petty Officers' Mess at 1575 Lyall Street for all of our functions. The Mess is located at the end of Lyall Street, just before the dockyard gate and overlooks beautiful Esquimalt Harbour. Please support your legion and remember a dress code is in effect. Remember we are guests of this establishment.
Our members are also welcome to the mess during regular bar hours Monday to Friday 1130 to 1300 and 1600 to 2100.
Please check the calendar for times and dates of events.
Our Calendar will be updated regularly, so please keep up to date on all of our events. Like our Facebook page to get more details on upcoming events https://www.facebook.com/EsquimaltLegion/
Information Meetings for members will still be held on the third Sunday of each month at the C&PO'S MESS.
New membership information will be forwarded soon and can only be paid by cheque, PAYABLE TO RCL172 AND FORWARDED TO C/O 1575 Lyall St Victoria BC V9A 5K5.And you can phone if ABSOLUTELY NECESSARY Doug 250-812-6402 OR Jim 250-213-2492. Thank You