Dates for this spring’s officer training sessions have been announced. Exact times and locations will be confirmed shortly, but officers, directors, board members and other Lions interested in furthering their knowledge of club operations are encouraged to plan on attending one of the training sessions. The dates are: May 13, May 21, June 3 and June 4.
The Akron Lions completed another ramp project for a local lady in their area. This 20′ ramp was constructed by: (Front row, L-R)- Jack Shriver, Jeff Crockett, Alan Sterk, Don Jones, Merle Tinkey. (Back Row, L-R)- Harvey Arthur, Craig Brouyette.
The LaPaz Lions Club, through a grant from the Marshall County Community Foundation and financial support of township trustees and the Lions, has erected 40 Indiana Cemetery Heritage signs in all townships of the county. The efforts have received widespread approval throught the county and the Indiana State Historical Society. Marshall County has the most Indiana Cemetery Heritage signs in the state. Shown in the photo are LaPaz Lions Phil Mangus and Bob Shidler erecting a sign in the Huff Cemetery.
Portage Manor provides affordable housing alternative to older citizens and residents who are mentally and/or physically handicapped that require 24-hour supervision. The Clay-Granger Lions holds an annual activity, providing entertainment, good, usable clothing, writing instruments, personal care items and a Monte Carlo event where everyone wins prizes and enjoys the camaraderie of the Lions.
At the District 25-G convention held March 7 in Argos, delegates approved the revisions to the constitution and bylaws. Accordingly, the new document is available for download from this link.
According to District Dictionary Chair Howard Heines, clubs in 25-G have so far distributed 6137 dictionaries to third graders, and a few other select individuals this year. The top clubs are: Elkhart and Elkhart Community Lions- 1320; Mishawaka Lions – 525; Clay-Granger Lions – 504; Bristol Lions- 480; Dunlap Lions- 469; and Plymouth Lions- [!–to read entire post, click on headline–]