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Members

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 July 26th at the First Christian Church on North Main Street. Former Walkertown Lions will discuss programs they were doing in Walkertown relating to vision and schools. See you there. 
 
Congratulations to Financial Pathways of the Piedmont as they were named the winner of the 2016 Excellence in Business award in the Non-Profit category by the Triad Chapter of the Risk Management Association. Our own Lion Peter Laroche is the President and CEO of this organization. Congrats Peter.
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The following Lions were presented with longevity pins at the last meeting. Congratulations to them for their many years of service to the Lions:
   10 years - Charlotte Waddell (2006)
   15 years - Betty McAdoo (2001)
   45 years - Norman Bennett (1971)
   50 years - Dr. Bob Dalton (1965)
 
​A big CONGRATULATIONS to Lion Clarence Lambe Sr as he celebrates his 50th year as a Kernersville Lion.  He joined the Lions way back in July 1966. Way to go Clarence!
 
​A great B*I*G* Kernersville Lions welcome to our newest members:
Lion John Holpe is a retired local government official and a former Lion from the disbanded Spring Hope Lions. Lion John volunteers at the Chamber of Commerce. His sponsor is Bill Apple.
 
Lion Jeff Peterson is a designer and he and his wife Patricia are active members of Main Street UMC. Jeff is a former Lion from Urbana, IN. His sponsor is Marvin Bare
 
Lion John Largen is a retired sales representative for R H Barringer Distributing (you know, the Budweiser beer guy). John and his wife Cindy are natives of Kernersville and are active members of MSUMC and have 2 grown sons and 3 grand children. His sponsor is Marvin Bare.
Vision Screening Chairperson Debbie Warren has almost finalized our vision screening schedule for this Fall. Dates were sent out to members via email and are also listed on this sites Lions calendar. Please review and advise Lion Debbie which ones you CANNOT make. Otherwise she will expect you to show up and help. Thanks Lion Debbie for you usual good job in coordinating with the schools.
 
​Lion Marvin reports that our night at the Dash game will be Thursday, August 4th at BB&T Field. Club will cover Lions tickets but if you want to bring a guest, the cost is $11.50 each. Please let him know if you plan on attending.
 
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.
 
Lion Larry has some new smaller boxes for collecting eye glasses. If you want to replace a larger one with a smaller one, please contact him.                

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

Captain Tom's Seafood                       Larry Martin

Hawthorne at the Meadows                 Marvin Bare

Happy Birthday to the following Lions: 

Jul 11       Ken Ringeman
 
Jul 29       Charlotte Waddell
 
Jul 30       Clark Bunting
 
Happy Anniversary to the following Lions and spouses:

Jul    3      Peggy & Peter Laroche; Deborah & Bill Maurer

Jul  20      Susan & Bill Apple

​Jul  24 ​     Henrietta & Jim Barrett

Jul 30       Brenda & Bob Hicks; Carolyn & Jerry Medford

Lions Longevity for the following Lions:

 
Jul  2010   Debbie Warren
 
Jul  2001   Betty McAdoo
 
Jul  1988   Rick Pierce
 
Jul 1966   Clarence Lambe Sr.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
           

 

 

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