University Heights Lions Club - Jonesboro Arkansas 72401

University Heights Lions Club

Chartered 1963

Jonesboro, Arkansas

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UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS LIONS CLUB

Tuesday - October 30, 2012

At our Tuesday weekly meeting this morning, Secretary Charles Hartwig ( #
51) won the pot on the very first drawing for the second week in a row! He
would like to thank the Lion Tamers for apparently updating the numbers in
the drawing jar.

Attendance was 18 members, plus Mario Resendz again, who may or may not have
been a guest of Robert Bahn. (He works for Robert at ASU as an intern, at
any rate.)

Announcements: [nos. 4 and 5 below were not mentioned at the meeting, so
keep reading]

1. Two flag days will be coming up next week: Election Day and Veteran's
Day. Flags will go out on Tuesday, November 6th for Election Day, and on
Saturday, November 10th for the Veterans' Day parade. (Since the actual
Veteran's Day is Sunday, Nov. 11th, Flag Chair Pat Snodgrass indicated that
members with flag routes could put their flags out again on Sunday if they
wished.)

2. TV Auction Committee Chair Brad Baker reminded members to pick up
donor and sponsor forms for the December 8th auction, and then use them to
get auction items AND sponsors.

3. Lion Bryan Ulmer collected some funds to help his participation in an
8km Wounded Warrior Project run in Franklin, TN this coming Saturday. Good
luck Bryan!

4. "Nut Man" Bill Dickens is pleased to announce that the nuts will be
here this Friday, AND that members could pick some up at his store Friday
afternoon. He will also bring some next Tuesday -- $8 per bag for the best
nuts you will find anywhere! (Five types of pecans, plus cashews & English
walnuts). This has been one of our best fund-raisers.

5. Charles Hartwig advises members that the first group of Peace Posters
for this year's Lions International Peace Poster contest will be picked up
for our judge this Friday - keep tuned for announcements of times and
locations of awards ceremonies at local schools, probably starting next
week.

Program:

Tony Bari introduced the new Director of the ASU Fowler Center for the Fine
Arts, Dr. Wendy Hymes, who introduced via videotape the 2012-2013 concert
series at the Fowler Center, introduced herself via a "Music Lesson" series
of slides, and passed around and explained a collection of flutes from three
continents which she has collected. She is an accomplished professional
flute and vocal performer and teacher, with a special interest in African
flute music, in addition to her directorship duties.

Programs for November, scheduled by Lion Charles Hartwig, are listed below
(invite a guest!).

Tue., Nov. 6th ASU-Jonesboro Chancellor Tim Hudson, "What's Going
on at Arkansas State University."

Tue., Nov. 13th UAMS Family Medical Center (AHEC-NE) Director of
Nursing Education Dr. Mary Hartwig, "Top 10 FAQs about Diabetes." [for Lions
Diabetes Awareness Month]

Tue., Nov. 20th Business Meeting

Tue., Nov. 27th Our own Brad Baker, "Lions at the White House."


Reminder: New member application forms are online at
<http://www.lionsclubs.org/EN/common/pdfs/me6b.pdf>
http://www.lionsclubs.org/EN/common/pdfs/me6b.pdf , and can be filled in at
that site and then printed off.
 

Invite a guest or prospective member.

 

ALBERT FRANKENBERGER, AIA
P O BOX 1991
1500 E WASHINGTON AVE, SUITE D
JONESBORO, AR 72403
PHONE AND FAX (870) 932-1364

 

 

 

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