Legion organizes First Responder Day March 9

Mission Legion branch hosts lunch to thank local first responders

The Royal Canadian Legion Branch 57 is hosting a First Responders’ Day on March 9.

The event, which starts at 1 p.m., was organized to show “appreciation of [first responders’] commitment to the safety and well being of the residents of Mission,” stated a press release from the Mission Legion.

All RCMP, paramedics, search and rescue, firefighters and Coast Guard members are invited for sandwiches, plus salad, dessert and refreshments.

All members, on or off duty, are welcome to attend. The Legion is at 32627 Logan Ave.