Mechanicsburg Lions Club

 Home Club of PDG Fred Lamason 

Welcomes  You!

  "Not above you, not beneath you, but with you!"


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Chang Wang, a student at Mechanicsburg Middle School, is recorgnized for her winning entry in Lions International's Peace Poster Contest.

Her entry was chosen #1, competing against entries from a 3 county area! She recieve​d

her award from District Peace Poster Chair Lion Patti Hullmann and a special award from State Council Chair Larry Edwards for receiving an "Honorable Mention" at the state level.

Our membership was proud to sponsor Chang!

King Lion Jim Miller, Art teacher Sharon Pastucka, Chang Wang, Scott Meldrum & Chang's mother, Lion Charlie Rixey, Peace Poster Chairman.








Mechanicsburg police officer Shutt and his partner "Marc" visited the Clubs meeting. 

Officer Shutt gave a demonstration on Marc's talent to detect drugs and gave an informative presentation on the canine program.​



Mechanicsburg Lions Holiday Party 2017

Lion Tawnya Kling

"The 12 Pains of Christmas"!

The Mechanicsburg Lions got to play Santa on Tuesday Dec. 12th! The faculty & staff of the Cumberland Valley School District collected gifts for their Angel Tree project & the Lions delivered over 200 gifts to 5 schools. Thanks to the CV folks for donating the gifts & thanks to the following Lions for making the deliveries: Lions Wayne DeFonzo, Ron Cashman, Chris Stank, Cathy Stank, Jim Miller, Ron Cashman, Lana McCaulley, Tim McCaulley, Terry Hartzell & Ted Cramer.

Mechanicsburg Community Day at Mech. Middle School on November 4th​

Lion John Behel, Lion Chris Stank & Lion Sue Miller

King Lion Jim Miller, Lion Diane Hartzell, Lion Sue Miller, Lion Chris Stank, Lion Leroy Weaver. Seated is Lion Terry Hartzell

District Governor Dennis Cope on Oct. 17th​

Our Mechanicsburg Club during Installation Night 
June 20, 2017

Installation of New Members:

  From left , Lion Secretary Ted who sponsored new Lions:  Ron Cashman, Tawnya Kling, Bob Dipple, and PDG Fred Lamason presenting.
**Bob Buhrig,  not present,  Sponsored by Lion Lana McCaulley**

Passing of the gavel 2017-2018

PDG Fred Lamason on left, center incoming President Jim Miller with gavel and on the right outgoing President Chris Stank 

For more photos of our 2017-2018 Installation night and awards, click here:  go to "Installation Nights" .


September 5th Meeting 

Guest Speaker Tim Whelan  Executive Director of the Cumberland County Housing & Redevelopment Authority






Jim Miller Congratulating Guest Speaker Tim Whelan



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August Meeting 8-22-2017
Our August 22nd meeting will be held at Brother’s Family Restaurant located at 705 Gettysburg Pike, Mechanicsburg 17055. Everyone can order from the menu & we will haveour own private room. This is a BYOB Event! 


A few photos from Friday's District 14C night at the Harrisburg Senators game.  



Mechanicsburg Community Day



Mechanicsburg Lions Helping at Community Day


Lion President Jim Milller and Lion Ron Cashman


Eary bird Lion Chris Stank watched ABC morning news and saw our Pledge of Allegiance from a recent meeting. A lot of shiny heads are in the video too. Please click here to review it. 


4 members of the Mechanicsburg Lions Club participated in the Silver Spring Twp Police Department's National Night Out on Tuesday, Aug 1.   Our club had an information distribution table, we executed a raffle give away for the Silver Springs Police away 25 "stuff your own" police dogs and fire fighter dogs., and we gave out FREE glasses cases.  Thanks to Tawnya Kling for leading the club's participation.  Also participating for our club were  Lions Ted Cramer, CeCe Viti and Chris Stank.  It was a great event with many families visiting the park.




The Mechanicsburg Lions club had 7 members help at the annual TRI4KIDS event held at the Soldiers and Sailors field in Mechanicsburg.   The event was for kids ages 5 to 12.  They did swimming, bicycling and swimming.  Our members were at guiding posts for various activities.
Participating from our club were: Lions Tim, CeCe, Bob Smith, Lion Steve and his wife Danielle, Cathy and Chris.



We had 8 club members attend the first "Zone Picnic".   Held at Pinchot park, the Mechanicsburg Lions joined members of other Lions Club from our zone.   This was the first such event and we plan to continue in future years.
  A very nice social event that was open to Lions and their families.



Summer Steak Meeting at the McCaulley's

PDG Fred Lamason installs new member Bob Buhrig (center) with Sponsor Lion Lana McCaulley on right. 

King Lion Jim presenting PDG Fred Lamason a certificate for his many years of service to our club.  PDG Fred is relocating to Florida soon. 


Lion Treasurer Chis Stank hard at work taking King Lion Jim's dinner money!

Lion Tim  instructing cook Lion Bob Smith on the finer points of grilling steaks.

           Lady Lions kabutzing around the table!

Lion Sue Miller, Lion Lana McCaulley (in back) Lion Cathy Stank and  Lion Susan Holder. 



Lions Mike Fenicle, Charley Rixey and John Behel getting things together!


 5 year Monarch Awards for Lion Tom Kerstetter (Nov 2015) and past king Lion John Behel





Lions Bingo, Jubilee Day June  15,2017

A Big thank you to all of our faithful patrons, and to all the Lions who were able to help with the set-up, running, and tearing down at the end and especially to Myers-Buhrig Funeral Home for use of their facilities once again this year! 


Mechanicsburg Lions Club Mascot, 

Lion Foss greeting bingo players with

Lion Mike and Lion Tim !

Lion Ray and wife Ginny selling water 


Our Mascot, Lion Foss greeting bingo players!

Lion Mike and Lion Tim and with Lion Foss ( our mascot ) bringing people in to play bingo.



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Lion Keith Hoffman created the Facebook site and Lion Ted added some information regarding the Club's mission, address, etc. Lion Ted will be the only one able to edit the page. This is being done to promote our club's activities and attract new members.  This is a work in process - we will make additions to the site as time permits.  To access the site, just click on the link below.  Be sure to "Like" it, then send invitations to your friends to "Like" it too. Happy browsing!

Lion Ted

Facebook Link below - Enjoy and please share!


Mechanicsburg Lions Club was Chartered in 1949 and since then we have been giving continuous service to our local community and to Lions International.

Our Slogan
     "One club, one family, one goal.....service!"
     "We Serve." Lions are part of a global service network, doing whatever is necessary to help our local communities.

Our Toast:

        "Not above you, not beneath you, but with you!"

Our Mission:

        "To create and foster a spirit of understanding among all people for humanitarian needs by providing voluntary services through community involvement and international cooperation."

How to find out more and about becoming  a Member:

Are you civic minded? Are you interested in helping your community?  Are you interested in more information?  Membership in a Lions club is by invitation. May we invite you to contact us?


Please contact our membership chairperson our Secretary,  Lion Ted Cramer at for more information.  Or, attend a scheduled meeting. We will be happy to have you.

To our members:

If you are still receiving our newsletter by snail mail and you have an e-mail address, please send Lion Ted youremail address and save the club the money for postage.



We collect eyeglasses and hearing aids to be recycled for those in need.

Where can I take my glasses and hearing aids  to be recycled?


Name Address Receiving Lion
Armesto Eye Associates 2015 Technology Pkwy, Suite 103, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050 Linda Fenicle
Babineau Optitions  5295 E. Trindle Road, Mechanicsburg 17050 Leroy Weaver
Bethany Village  (The Towers) 325 Wesley Drive,  Mechanicsburg 17055 John Behel
Boshinski EYE Clinic 5275 East Trindle Road Mechanicsburg, PA 17050 Leroy Weaver
Dailey Harvey Eye Associates 1857 Center Street, Camp Hill 17011 Ray Rosnick
Family Eye Care 5012 Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg PA 17050 Ray Rosnick
First United Methodist Church 135 W Simpson St, Mechanicsburg 17055 John Behel
Hartzell Rupp Ophthalmology 3 Baden Powell Lane Suite 4 Mechanicsburg 17050 Erica Meloy
Hoover Rehabilitation Services 1970 Technology Parkway, Mechanicsburg 17050 Linda Fenicle
Kilmore Eye Care 890 Century Drive Mechanicsburg 17055 Leroy Weaver
Mechanicsburg Club Lounge 333 Heinz Street, Mechanicsburg 17055  Duke Brenneman
Mechanicsburg Eye Associates 100 N Walnut St, Mechanicsburg 17055 Duke Brenneman
Mechanicsburg Middle School 1750 S Market St, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055 ???
Mechanicsburg Senior Center 97 West Portland Street, Mechanicsburg 17055 Duke Brenneman
Mechanicsburg Simpson Library 16 N Walnut Street, Mechanicsburg 17055 Duke Brenneman
Mission Central 5 Pleasant View Dr, Mechanicsburg, PA 17050 Ray Rosnick
New Kingstown Post Office 31 E Main St.  New Kingstown, PA 17072 Duke Brenneman
Traditions of America Silver Spring Club House 15 Presidents Drive, Mechanicsburg 17050 Ted Cramer
Upper Allen Elementary School 1790 S Market St, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055 ???
WalMart 6520 Carlisle Pike Ste 550, Mechanicsburg, 17050 Erica Meloy

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