Serving Durbin, Bartow, Arbovale, Green Bank, and all of upper Pocahontas County, West Virginia

Chartered October 28,  1946


Annual Pancake Dinner Postponed

The annual Pancake Dinner scheduled for March 28, 2020, has been postponed until a later date.


Meeting Summary - March 10, 2020

  1. The tickets are ready for members to sell for our sports package:  fly rod, rifle, and buck knife.  President Kay has the tickets ready for you.

  2. Enrollment forms for the Retired & Senior Volunteer Program were passed out (remember the presentation at the last meeting) so we can start counting hours.

  3. Pancake Dinner on March 28.  We will need help on Friday, Mar. 27 at 6:00 p.m. to set up, get sausage ready, etc.  Will need help at the dinner on Saturday evening.

  4. Donated $200 to the PCHS girls' basketball team to go to Charleston for the state tournament.

  5. Donated $200 to the PCHS robotics team to travel to world competition in KY.

  6. Carolyn Sheets gave an update on Filippo, their Italian exchange student from last summer.

  7. Roger Trusler and Koda gave an interesting presentation on the Lions Leader Dog Program.  Koda has been with Roger for several months and is a beautiful golden retriever dog.

More Notes - Past Meetings...



July 17th - Making Pork Rinds for Durbin Days 2019

Lion Donnie Waybright's was the gathering place for making pork rinds.

June 25th

Above: Three new members were inducted at the June 25th meeting.

L to R: Robert Paterson, Robert (Duke) Fry, Mary Ellen Fry, their sponsor Hugh Geiger, and President Suzanne Stewart.


John Wayne received his 10 year membership pin, June 25, 2019.


Members received attendance pins, June 25:  President Suzanne, Lucas Presco New President Kay Blackshire, Bill Blackshire, Donnie Waybright, Linda Stewart, and Rick Wooddell.  (Not shown: Carolyn Sheets, Charlie Sheets)

June 11th

Bill Hevener received a 15-year membership pin June 11, 2019.


L to R: Bill Hevener, Lucas Prisco, Rick Wooddell, Harold Crist, Paul Vosteen, Susan Streisel, Kay (Wiley) Blackshire.

Above: New officers were installed for the 2019-2020 at the June 11th meeting.


The Durbin Lions Club can provide financial assistance to qualified applicants for glasses and certain types of eyecare.  To find out more,  go to the Contact Us page.

We always welcome new members.

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