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Gordon Head Lions was chartered in June 1980. It originally began with 12 charter members & presently has 29 Regular members & 2 Life Members.  The Charter President was Lion Nick Schutt.

GORDON HEAD LIONS CHARTER MEMBERS JUNE 30, 1980

JOHN BAKER, ALAN BENSON, DAVE BURKE, WALTER CHMIEL, DAVE FERN, HU FILLEUL,

GARTH GRAHAM, RUSS LESKIEW, JOHN MELVIN, JIM MERSTON, NICK SCHUTT, NIJYAR SHEMDIN, LEON SWALLOW, WILLIAM WOLF

On July 29th, 1980 shows in the minutes we had 7 regular members & 8 guests held at the Racquet Club of  Victoria,in Gordon Head.

On October 8th, 1980 the board of directors proposed funds to be spent Pearkes Clinic, $50.00, Zone $25.00, $2.00 member per year, LCIF $1.00 member per year & $45.00 petty cash for secretarial supplies.

We have come a long way since then!

We had 2 PDG's 1 is now deceased. We had 4 PZC's in the club 1 is deceased.

We were convinced to buy a candy floss machine (which paid for itself in the first year) then we purchased a snow cone machine & both of these machines are still operating to this day.

Gordon Head Lions was one of the first clubs in our Zone & District to invite women to join. Today the women account for 30% of our club membership.

Just a brief history of our Early days.

We meet at  "The Victorian" 4300 Douglas Rd McKenzie

1st and 3rd Wednesday at 12:pm (noon)

Give our Meal Chair Lion Lyn a call @ 250.721.3289.We would love to meet you!

Please comon' out & meet the new executives for 2017-18

President George Schellenbourg...V.President Ken Carpenter...Secretary Doris Nicholson...Treasurer Bob Nicholson...1 yr Director and Membership Chair John Higgs...IPP Jim Hoskins...Lion Tamer Terry Weber...Lion Tail Twister Lyn Geiger and then there are the rest of us!!!

Thanks Mare

 

 

 

 

 

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