UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS LIONS CLUB
May 3, 2011
As usual the Tail
Twister Lion Tony Bari (#10) won the pot.
Attendance was 16 members plus our guest
Our own Lion President Brad Baker was featured
in the May issue of the
LION magazine on page 47 about how to apply for an LCIF Grant. Lion Brad
has helped to author and administer more that
$1.1 million in grants, including matching
funds. Great job Lion Brad.
Next weekend, May 13 & 14, are the dates of our
State Convention. We are expecting upwards to
200 attendees to the convention. The Holiday Inn
will be the convention headquarters hotel and
all convention activities except the golf
tournament will be there. The golf tournament
will be at the Links Golf Course. Lion Vern
Drake is in charge of the golf tournament. There
will be a hospitality room at the Holiday Inn
beginning Friday at 5:00 to meet and greet the
visiting Lions. Registration will be Friday
afternoon and Saturday morning. Lets have a
good turn out for the convention since it is in
our town this year.
Flag Days Saturday, May 21 and Monday May 30.
Sign up next Tuesday for the May 21 date.
White Cane Days are Thursday & Friday, June 9 &
10, at Kroger from 3:00 to 8:00 PM.
Sign up sheet
Board of Directors meeting will be at Anns
Restaurant at 6:30 AM, Thursday May 12. Both new
and present officers and directors should
Our annual awards and induction of new officers
banquet will be June 28.
Our program this week was given by Kevin Hoke,
Mission Coordinator for Nettleton Baptist
Church. Kevin is a well known farmer for 27
years in Craighead County. He has made 18 trips
to Africa as a missionary to people mainly in
Uganda and Ruanda. He gave a video presentation
of the living conditions and information on his
trips to these countries to bring Christianity
to those people. He has his work planned in
three categories Island Ministry, Sports
Ministry and Village Ministry.
May 10 Steve Ewart Jonesboro JETS bus system
May 17 Business meeting
May 24 Becky McDaniel Ewart St. Bernards
Senior Care program
May 31 Nathan Davis NE Arkansas Liason/Field
Representative Jonesboro Office of US Senator
Invite a guest and prospective new member. M &
Ms means more members.
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