May 09 2017

District 35-L Blog is back

First, let me send a big Thank You to Lion Joel for his outstanding work on this website. I only hope I can keep up.

If your club has an announcement, please send them over so we can share across our entire district!

My email is frank@dunnellonlionsclub.com

I look forward to serving each of you,

Lion Frank

Mar 04 2017

Club Secretary Webinar

Lions University is offering a course on Club Secretary Tues, March 7th at 8 pm EST. You will need to register at Lions University, but there is no cost and you can attend even if this is your first time. Please visit their website to learn how to register, www.lionsuniversity.org. You will need your Lion’s member number to register.

Mar 04 2017

Lion Officer Survey

LCI and the GLT-MD has requested we provide information on training conducted for club officers. Please respond to the questions below and return to me by email at lionsheryl@yahoo.com or at the cabinet meeting on Saturday, March 11th in Ocala. If you have any questions, please let me know. Thank you for your cooperation. This will assist us in providing more effective training for our members.

Club Officers – President, Secretary, Treasurer, Membership

How many years have they held this position?
Did they receive officer training?
If so, was it through webinar, LLC, Lions University, Convention, District Training or other?

Oct 25 2016

Join Us For A Leader Dog Open House

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Join us for a Leader Dog Open House
Presented by Crittenton Hospital
Come celebrate our new Canine Development Center

Date: Saturday, October 8, 2016
Time: 12 – 4 p.m.
Where: Leader Dogs for the Blind, 1039 South Rochester Road., Rochester Hills, MI 48307
Parking: In the shopping center lot at the southwest corner of Avon and Rochester Roads. On-campus parking will be restricted to handicapped and clients only.

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Oct 25 2016

We Did It – Together!

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Thank you to everyone who made a donation, multi-year pledge or grant to help us reach our $14.5 million goal!

Though fundraising is over, we are still working on the renovation of our kennel into a Canine Development Center that will strengthen the training process of our dogs allowing them to develop the skills and characteristics necessary to handle the responsibility of being a guide dog. After all, our Leader Dogs have the immense responsibility of being the eyes of their human companions.

Oct 17 2016

Some Forum Pics

First Lady Sue with Lion Bobby Wright, 2nd Vice District Governor & Lion Blanche Day, Partner in Service

First Lady Sue with Lion Bobby Wright, 2nd Vice District Governor &
Lion Blanche Day, Partner in Service

Thursday Night Banquet

Thursday Night Banquet

Lions International President Chancellor Bob Corlew

Lions International President Chancellor Bob Corlew

ROAR!

ROAR!

Oct 17 2016

Eye Ball Gala

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Lights, Camera, Action!

Ron Christaldi and the Eye Ball Host Committee invite you to join us for a red carpet affair with all of the glitz and glamour that is reminiscent of the golden age of Tinseltown.

The 10th annual Eye Ball Gala-Vintage Hollywood is to be held on Saturday, October 22, 2016 at the The Westly Event Center, formerly known as Mainsail Event & Conference Center, in Tampa at 6:00 PM.

Click here to visit the Lions Eye Institute website for more information or click the image below to view the flier fullscreen…

Eye Ball Flyer

Oct 13 2016

Register for the 2017 Centennial Convention in Chicago

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Be part of history and register today for the 100th LCICon in Chicago, June 30-July 4, 2017. Celebrate your pride in being a Lion with thousands of members from around the globe for fun, fellowship and more!

January 13 is the deadline to lock-in the best 5-day centennial registration fee of US$130.00 and to guarantee your hotel reservation at our specially discounted Lions rates. These hotel rates are available only to Lions convention attendees and are sure to sell out quickly.

McCormick Place Convention Center will be the hub of activity where the plenary sessions, International Show, Lions exhibit hall, voting, seminars and more will take place – all within one convenient venue. March down Chicago’s famous State Street in the Lions International Parade of Nations. Make plans to tour the International Headquarters Office, visit Melvin Jones’ gravesite and see Chicago’s architectural gems on one of our special Lions convention tours.

Some special surprises are in store too – keep up-to-date on the LCICon website and Facebook page!

Oct 12 2016

Cedar Key’s 47th Annual Seafood Festival

FUN FOR ALL IN BEAUTIFUL CEDAR KEY
SATURDAY OCTOBER 15TH – SUNDAY OCTOBER 16TH
9:00 AM TO 5:00 PM – FREE ADMISSION

For Immediate Release – Cedar Key, Florida

On behalf of our entire community, the Cedar Key Lions Club welcomes visitors to the 47th Annual Cedar Key Seafood Festival. Pardon our dust, our tarps, our smudges and our missing pieces. The past few weeks have been a challenge. Hurricane Hermine dealt our island a vicious blow. Despite the hardship, citizens and volunteers alike have adopted the Lions motto “We Serve”. Working together, we’ve transformed Cedar Key into a vibrant festival venue.

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Oct 12 2016

Lions Clubs International Foundation

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Grant Application Deadlines are Approaching
LCIF provides grant funding to assist Lions districts in developing and implementing large-scale humanitarian projects. These humanitarian grants help Lions expand their outreach and increase their impact within local and global communities to serve even more people in need around the world. Applications for Standard, Core 4 and International Assistance Grants are due no later than October 7, 2016, for review at the January 2017 board meeting.

An Exciting Opportunity for You!
There is an exciting new way for you to be involved with LCIF at the local level. By serving in the newly created Club LCIF Coordinator position, you can be an ambassador for LCIF in your Lions club. You will share stories about the Foundation’s work, motivate fellow Lions to support LCIF, and further LCIF’s mission. With support from your District Coordinator and LCIF staff, you will help shape the future of LCIF. Talk to your club president today if you are interested in becoming a Club LCIF Coordinator.

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