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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.

Mark your calendar for May 27th, we will be assisting the Twin City Lions with a vision screening at Homestead Hills Assisted Living Center. The screening will be at their annual Health Fair from 1-3 PM.

Lions Jim Barrett has agreed to replace Lion Art Drennan as our representative on the Chamber of Commerce Advisory Board. We do appreciate Art's handlng this for us during the last few years.

We wish to welcome our newest Lion Gary Gross, who recently transferred from the Greensboro Host Club. We can always use another good Lion.

New Lions Patti & Chris Morrison and Wayne Henderson were officially inducted into the Kernersville Lions Club by Past District Governor Danny Jefferson on March 24th. We welcome these new members.

At a recent board of directors meeting, the following dues were changed to reflect a cost containment strategy for our expenses, effectively immediately:

   Our initiation fee was increased from $40 to $45 for future new members. This fee is used to cover our International dues for the first year of membership. Quarterly dues of $50 was not changed at this time. The quarterly dues covers the cost of meals at meetings.

At Large dues were increased from $10 to $12 per quarter. These dues are for members who rarely attend meetings but wish to remain members. This fee covers their annual LCI dues.  

Lion Larry Martin says Spring Folly is just around the corner so don't forget to sign up and show up!

Congratulations to Lion Ned Mabe, who was recently elected President for 2015-2016. It's his second go-round so we're sure he'll do a good job.

Other officers elected were:

    1st Vice President            Mike Lewis

    2nd Vice President           Art Drennan

    3rd Vice President            Larry Martin

    Secretary                          Marvin Bare

    Treasurer                          Joe Waugh

    Lion Tamer                       Dr. Bob Dalton

   Tail Twisters                      Ray Thomas & Norman Bennett

   Chaplain                            Jim Barrett

   Membership/Attendance   Roger Stockton

   One year Directors            Roger Stockton; Jerry Medford; Clarence Lambe Sr

   Two year Directors            Bill Maurer; Keith Karcher; Debbie Warren

Congratulatons to Lions Mike and Ned and their army of volunteers for another successful Benefit Dinner on Tuesday, April 21st at First Christian. It was a fun filed evening of food and entertainment.  We are sure it will be a huge financial success. Thanks guys for your dedication.

We have Lions Club collection boxes at 9 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

Happy Birthday to the following Lions: 

    Mar  2      Warren Long

    Mar 12     Mike Lewis

    Mar 25     Joe Waugh

    Mar 26     Jim Barrett

    Mar 28     Clarence Lambe Jr

    Apr  1      Dick Strohmeier

    Apr  6     Roger Stockton

    Apr  9     Terri Mrazek

   Apr 11     Buddy Collins

   Apr 23     Dr. Bruce Burns

   Apr 24     David Fitzpatrick

Happy Anniversary to the following Lions and spouses:

   Mar 24     Jane & John Staples

   Mar 30     Evelyn & Leon Cameron

   Apr 15     Rosette & Danny Jefferson

Lions Longevity for the following Lions:

  Mar 2011    Bill Apple; Terri Mrazek; John Staples; Marie Reed;

  Mar 2005   Peter Laroche 

  Mar 2000   Georg Domenig

  Apr 1994    Dick Strohmeier

  Mar 1985   Jim Barrett

  Apr 1982    Marvin Bare

 Mar 1982    Bob Reed

 Apr 1977    Danny Jefferson

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                           

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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