University Heights Lions Club - Jonesboro Arkansas 72401

University Heights Lions Club

Chartered 1963

Jonesboro, Arkansas

University Heights Lions Club - Jonesboro Arkansas




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Weekly Bulletin

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Tuesday - October 19, 2004


Lions Heath Meeks (#59) and Cade Wilson (#27) were absent and Lion David Redmon (#34) was the winner of the Tail Twister’s pot. Payton Glisson was a guest of his father Lion Gary Glisson. Attendance was 27 members plus 2 guests.

The date of our Christmas party has been set for December 14 and it will be a gala affair you and your Lioness won’t want to miss. Lion Ken Helman, our Social and Recreation Committee chairman, has booked the Imperial Dinner Theater in Pocahontas for Tuesday, December 14th with dinner at 6:30 PM, followed by a stage play of the Wizard of Oz. The dinner and show will cost each person only $15.95 ( a savings of $4.00 from the regular price). We must have at least 40 people. Make your reservations now with Lion Ken.

Lion Treasurer Vern Drake presented the financial report for September which showed a bank balance of $7,650.36 with $1,934.76 in the Operating Fund and $5,715.60 in the Activity Fund.

The Auction Committee is now meeting weekly on Monday nights at 7:00 PM at the Forest Home Church of the Nazarene. Lion Brad says get items, items, items and more items for the auction which is only 17 days away.

November 19th is the date set for our club to collect for the Salvation Army. This is on Friday before Thanksgiving. Put that date on your calendar and help raise funds for the Salvation Army.

Lion Bill Dickens advised he will have some pecans for the club to sell by next week. The decanters will sell for $25.00 and the bags of nuts will again sell for $7.00. Lion Bill has projected a net income from the pecan sales of approximately $4,054.00.

Weather permitting, we will have two flag days in November - November 2nd for Election Day and November 11th for Veterans Day. Sign up next week for your favorite flag route.

Our speaker this week was Mrs. Marilyn Copeland, Director of Elementary Education for the Jonesboro Public School District. Marilyn talked about the many different programs that have been implemented in the Jonesboro Public Schools and the quality education that is being offered in all grade levels of our Jonesboro Public Schools.

Thanks to Lion Ron Erwin for the excellent programs during the month of October. Lion Tommy White will be our program chairman for the month of November. Lion Tommy has the following programs scheduled for November:

November 2 - Hubert Brodell, Mayor of Jonesboro

November 9 - Open

November 16 - Business Meeting

November 23 - David Long, Arkansas Game & Fish Commission

November 30 - Bruce Burrow, The Mall at Turtle Creek

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