Popular legion ladies night returns May 16

The very popular Hell Yes! Ladies Night returns to the Royal Canadian Legion Wednesday, May 16

The very popular Hell Yes! Ladies Night returns to the Royal Canadian Legion Wednesday, May 16 with a roast beef dinner and all the trimmings, ever-popular fashion show, entertainment and local vendors.

The four 2012 Stampede Queen contestants will participate in the fashion show and possibly some of the reigning royalty, say organizers.

The show will feature fashions from Suzanne’s/Jenny’s, Cariboo Spurs Apparel and Tack and Best Friends Fashions.

These events sell out very quickly, say organizers. Tickets are $20 and available at the Legion and J&E Gifts and Treasures.

Funds raised by the Legion help to provide assistance for all veterans and their widows. For information on what the guidelines are to qualify for assistance call service officer Vivian MacNeil at 250-392-3838.

All service is strictly confidential.

Other special fundraising events hosted by the Legion include weekly meat draws from 5 to 6 p.m. on Fridays and 3 to 5 p.m. on Saturdays. The Legion lounge is also open daily with lunch specials on offer.

Special events for May include an all-you-can-eat pasta night on Thursdays; Mother’s Day brunch from 9 to 11 a.m. on May 13; a seniors’ lunch in the downstairs recreation hall on Wednesday, May 16; a seniors’ lunch upstairs on May 31; and a steak night dinner and dance to the music of Perfect Match on May 25.