Tuesday - October 24,
Lion Bobby Wood (#35)
won the Tail Twisterís pot on the first drawing. Guests
this week were Zak White, a guest of his father Lion
Tommy White and Charles Frierson, a guest of Lions D. B.
Price and Bobby Wood. Our attendance was 25 members plus
The fund raiser
Saturday for Dyeannís House was most successful with 100
in attendance and gross receipts of $9,575, giving a net
income of $5,730 with more gifts to come in soon.
Everyone enjoyed the singing of Barbara Gay.
Congratulations to Lion
Bill Dickens on being awarded the Lion of the Quarter
award. Lion Bill does a great job at any task he takes
on for our club. His name will be placed on our Lion of
the Quarter plaque to be on display in our meeting room
at Western Sizzlin.
The next meeting of the
Jonesboro Lions Auction Committee will be next Monday,
October 30 at the Forest Home Church of the Nazarene.
All members of the Auction Committee need to attend. We
are only 6 weeks away from the December 9 date of the
auction. We need to start getting the auction items
Next week, November 2 &
3, is White Cane Days. Sign up next Tuesday for the
times you can work White Cane.
Congratulations to our
club has been received from International Past President
Dr. Ashok Mehta, for earning the Lions Club Retention
Award for 2005-06.
Every member Tuesday
received a flag contract form for signing up new
customers for our flag service. Letís see if we can add
at least 2 new customers per flag route by our next flag
day on November 11.
Our program this week
was given by Dr. Blair Dean, Professor of Physical
Education at ASU. Blair is Chairman of the Governorís
Council on Fitness. She has participated in 11
marathons, including 2 times in the Boston Marathon. Her
message to us was "Get Active in personal fitness". Next
week our speaker will be a representative from CASA
(Court Appointed Special Advocates). Thanks goes to Lion
Tony Bari for the excellent programs during the month of
October. Lion Charles Hartwig will be the program
chairman for the month of November. Lion Charles has the
following programs scheduled:
November 7 Dr. Will
McLean, Professor ASU Department of Political Science.
His subject will be "Election Analysis with a Crystal
November 14 Business
November 21 TBA
November 28 Tour of ASU
Board of Directors
Meeting November 9 at Couchís Restaurant at 6:30 AM.