Our History

Embracing the Past, Inspiring the Future

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Remarkable Journey

Delve into the remarkable history of the C.L.B., an organization that has stood the test of time for over a century. Our journey began in 1892 with the goal of providing a positive and structured environment for the youth in our community. Since then, we have evolved and grown to offer an extensive range of programs and activities that foster personal development, leadership, and community engagement. As you explore our rich past, you'll discover the unwavering dedication of our volunteers and the countless lives touched by the C.L.B. throughout the years. Join us as we celebrate our heritage and continue to shape the future.


As we continue to explore the fascinating history of the C.L.B., we see how the organization has adapted to the changing needs of society and our youth. Over the years, we have expanded our programs to include various sports, artistic endeavors, outdoor pursuits, and leadership training, ensuring a well-rounded experience for all participants. The C.L.B.'s commitment to creating lasting, positive impacts on the lives of our youth has been unwavering, and this dedication is evident in the countless stories of personal growth and success shared by our members.

Historic Milestones

Our historic milestones include the construction of the original Armoury in 1910, its unfortunate destruction by fire in 1992, and the remarkable rebuilding of the new Armoury just two years later. These events not only showcase our resilience but also exemplify the spirit of determination that defines the C.L.B. As we look to the future, we remain steadfast in our mission to nurture, empower, and inspire the next generation of leaders, all while honouring the cherished legacy of the past.



"Fight the Good Fight" is a phrase that refers to the C.L.B.'s ongoing efforts and dedication to providing valuable programs and services to the youth in their community. The organization has been fighting the good fight for over a century, making a positive impact on the lives of countless young people. As they continue to adapt and evolve, they remain committed to empowering and inspiring the next generation of leaders.