SIMPSON MASONIC LODGE OF NEWBORO Contact Truman Cowan 613-924-9242 Proceeds from our Annual Forfar Corn Roast go to support our community as we provide services such as visitation for our elderly and invalid and our bursary and scholarship programs for our teens.
HARMONY MASONIC LODGE OF PHILIPSVILLE Contact Ross Hawkins 613-359-5833. The last Sunday in September is our famous roast beef dinner. Join the fellowship of your neighbours at the 8:00am breakfast, the last Tuesday of every month.
LEEDS CHAPTER # 255 OF THE ORDER OF THE EASTERN STAR Contact Shelvy Pollard 613-273-5491 Meetings are held every 3rd Wednesday at 7:30pm in the Newboro Masonic Hall and are open to both men and women who together offer their talents in providing assistance to charitable organizations in our Community.
ELGIN LIONS Contact Jim Summers 613-272-0209 The Elgin Lions Hall is home to this group of volunteers who are very involved with many fundraising events that help to support many local programs, individuals and activities. Their commitment to the community is strong, and new members are always welcome.
ELGIN LIONESS Contact Evelyn Ramdhanie at 613-359-5917 This service club has been in service in our community for over 20 years. Members participate in two monthly meetings on the first and third Tuesday of each month at the Elgin Lions Hall. This club consists of women from all walks of life, both working and retired. The Elgin Lioness Club participates in a number of community events. Donations and awards are provided to various local groups, Rideau District High School, South Crosby Public School and national charities.
THE ROYAL CANADIAN LEGION There are three Legions in our community; Portland 613-272-3556, Delta 613-928-2712 and Westport (North Crosby) 613-273-3615. There is also one Ladies Auxiliary located in Delta. These energetic service clubs offer support to local groups financially and with the use of their facilities. Legion members march in parades, sponsor poetry and essay contests in association with Remembrance Day, assist their community in special events and often provide community dinners, sport functions and comradeship.
PHILIPSVILLE WOMEN'S INSTITUTE Contact Marg Palmer 613-359-6009 Meetings are held at 1pm the 2nd Thursday of each month at various locations. Our commitment is to education in the rural community. We support fire victims, 4-H Clubs, school projects, Salvation Army, local food banks, Delta Fair, and the Leeds County Plowing Match.
WESTPORT LIONS CLUB Contact John Rempel at 613-374-2665 Meet at the Lions Hall located on beautiful Sand Lake just outside of Westport the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month. Their facility is available for meetings and community activities by the public, and has been home to a number of weddings! The beach is open all summer long and North Crosby’s Recreation Committee hosts a gala Canada Day Celebration on this site.
The XI ZETA IOTA chapter of BETA SIGMA PHI sorority is a social and cultural group of positive, vibrant women who laugh easily, share well with others, are involved in community outreach and aren't afraid to eat dessert. Meeting the first Tuesday of each month, members love learning something new - this keeps us young, and makes us better at all we do. Contact Judy Pattinson at 613-273-3546 for more information.
INCOME TAX Since 1992 a group of volunteers has been trained through Revenue Canada to assist Seniors and Low Income Families with their Income Tax Returns. If you would like to have assistance in completing your income tax return, please call Barbara McBride at 613-273-6405.