Regular Meetings: 2nd and 4th Tuesday at 6:00 PM (First Christian Church, 1130 N. Main St. unless otherwise announced). When in doubt, check our calendar of events on this website. NOTE: Serving line opens at 5:45 PM. EVERYONE is welcome to come visit and join our active club.
Our next meeting is on November 24th at C & H Cafeteria on South Main Street. Program TBD.
We welcome our newest Kernersville Lion, Jane Ralston. Jane is single, lives in WSNC and is friends and was sponsored by Lion Roger Stockton. She is a self employed professional artist by vocation. We welcome Jane and thank Lion Roger for inviting her.
In case you missed our annual 'pig-out' at MSUMC on the 10th, we had a wonderful traditional Thanksgiving meal prepared by Circle #1 of MSUMC. And you may have heard the 'yeehaa' by Peter Laroche as he won the Queen of Hearts game, splitting the almost $5000 with the club.
Congratulations to Lion Danny Jefferson for the Chamber of Commerce recognizing him as Citizen of the Year for 2015. Lion Danny does SO MUCH for the Kernersville community and this is a well deserved honor for him.
Lion Chair Debbie reports the scheduled vision screenings at local schools are complete and we only have 1 pre-school to finish for the year.. Pre-school screenings usually only takes the 3-5 people trained on the Pedia-Vision machine. Those remaining are listed below:
Nov 12 (Thu) Main Street UMC 9:30 AM (44 pre-schoolers)
Lion Chairs Mike and Ned ask that pork butts tickets be turned in by next meeting so they can get them ordered and ready to cook. Money should be turned in also. The date to cook and pick up is Saturday, November 21st between 4-6 PM.
We have Lions Club collection boxes at 11 locations through out the Kernersville area to collect cell phones, hearing aids and eye glasses. The Lions listed beside the location have agreed to pickup collected items periodically and bring to Lion Jerry Medford for transport to Camp Dogwood. If a new box is needed, please let Secretary Marvin know ASAP.
Kernersville Library Marvin Bare
Winston Eye Associates Bob Reed
Crisis Control Ministry Jim Barrett
Pierce-Jefferson Funeral Service Lowell Parker
East Forsyth YMCA Leon Cameron
Garber Eye Associates Bill Apple
Harper Eye Care Larry Martin
Wal-mart Larry Martin
River Landing at Sandy Ridge Art Drennan
Mrs Winner's Chicken Larry Martin
Hawthorne at the Meadows Marvin Bare
Happy Birthday to the following Lions:
Nov 2 Bob Reed
Nov 3 Betty McAdoo
Nov 9 Rick Pierce
Nov 10 Art Drennan
Nov 13 Keith Karcher
Nov 24 Bill Apple
Nov 27 Jerry Medford
Nov 29 Ned Mabe
Happy Anniversary to the following Lions and spouses:
Nov 12 Caroline & Georg Domenig
Lions Longevity for the following Lions:
Nov 2013 Dr Kim Orr
Nov 1993 David Fitzpatrick
Nov 1981 Alan Bennett
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