February 27, 2007
Redmon (#34) was the winner of the Tail
Twister’s pot on the first drawing.
week were Louie Ulmer, father of Lion Bryan
Ulmer, Caleb Finley, guest of Lion Tony Bari,
Gary Casey, guest of Lion Ron Erwin, Mary
Hartwig, Bradley Hall and Robert Hall, all
guests of Lion Charles Hartwig. Also, Anthony
Bartels was a late arrival guest. We had 24
members in attendance.
Hartwig gave us a most interesting talk with
videos on his and Mary’s trip to South Africa
and Namibia, formerly known as German Southwest
Africa when most of us studied geography in
grade school. The title of his presentation was
"South Africa Today: Myth & Reality". Usually
when we think of Africa we think of thatched
huts with lions and elephants running around.
The pictures Lion Charles had were that of a
beautiful country and the only lions we saw were
a childrens’ hospital sponsored by the Lions
Club of Windhoek, Namibia. Great program Lion
Lion Tony Bari
is our program chairman for the month of March.
Thanks to Lion Bobby Wood for the excellent
programs for the month of February.
Sign up sheets
were available last Tuesday for Car Show workers
Friday, Saturday and Sunday, March 23, 24, & 25.
We need workers on each of these days. Please
sign up next Tuesday on the days you can work.
Also, we will have show tickets to sell. Lion
Tommy White will be our advanced ticket sale
chairman. Goody bag stuffers and door prizes are
If you wish to
attend the 90th Annual Lions Clubs
International Convention in Chicago on July
2 - 6, there is
a registration form in your Lion Magazine March
issue on page 35. Attending a Lions
International Convention is quite an experience
and a good family vacation. There are many
sights to see in Chicago and a Lions Convention
is a family orientated event. Read about touring
Chicago during the convention in the February
and March issues of Lions magazine
Our Board of
Directors meeting for March will be March 15 at
6:30 AM at H T Ponders restaurant on Gee Street.
Every member is welcome to attend..