Former Lion Daniel
Shimasaki (#5) was absent and Lion Brad Baker (#50)
won the pot. Attendance was 19 members and two
guests. Lucus Jennings was the guest of Lions Don
and Tommy and John Ward was a guest of Tommy.
Dave pledged, Don
sang, Ron prayed and Bill tail twisted.
A Get Well card was
passed around for one of our favorite Lions, Ed
Larson. He is not doing well and needs all of our
Our next flag day
will be Saturday, June 14, for U S Flag Day. A few
routes are still open, so consider signing up next
We still have
Holland Apex Grill tickets to sell. The drawing will
be June 30. Each member is asked to sell at least 10
tickets. Lion Pat Snodgrass has the tickets.
The date for our
Awards and Installation of new Officers has been
changed to June 24 at 6:30 PM at the Whole Hog
Restaurant. The buffet dinner will cost $9.00. Put
this date on your calendar. There will not be a
breakfast meeting on that day.
Auction has been postponed until August 8. Our club
buys a table. Let Lion Brad know if you are
The club received a
Thank You card from LWSB for our contribution.
from FEMA had to cancel their program because of
they are still working to help people in need
following the recent storms. Our program was by Wes
Eddington accompanied by his wife Debbie who are
also engaged in the work of helping people. Wes is
President of the Volunteer Council of the Jonesboro
Human Development Center. The former Childrenís
Colony serves 115 residents and provides
residential, educational and medical support. They
always need volunteers to serve as mentors. Their
fund raising activities include the sale of
Poinsettia at Christmas and spring flower
June 10 - To be
June 12 - Board
meeting at 6:30 am at Couches.
June 14 - Flag day
for Flag Day.
June 17 - Business
June 24 - Awards
banquet. See information above.
Letís strive to
enlist new members during the month of June before
our current Lion year ends. We presently have 34
members including 6 members at large or affiliate
Jim Mashburn is away for a few weeks. If you have
anything to put in the bulletin contact Lion Albert.
Jim writes the bulletin 50 weeks a year in addition
to working all of our fund raising projects. We all
appreciate his continuous effort.