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District Meeting set for August 2
Plan on attending the year’s first meeting of District Governor Marty Juel and his cabinet. Previously called ‘cabinet meetings’, District Meeting will have topics and presentations of information to all officers and members of your club. Roll up your sleeves and get ready for action! As evident by DG Juel’s theme, ‘Success THROUGH Service, the focus of this meeting will be how you can use tools and resources available through the district chairpersons as well as LCI itself. If you haven’t attended a ‘cabinet’ meeting in the past few years, be sure to send in your reservation (or let a club officer know you want to attend). Oh, there will be a great lunch, too! Click here for the reservation form.
Flags from the Heart Project
Officer Reception; Annual Awards Presented
Our latest new members were inducted into the club by 1st Vice District Governor Marty Juel. Shown above are (L-R_ Samantha Dalton, Steve Clark and Maryellen Baker.
Two special awards were given at the officers' reception. Brian Thomas (left in photo) was presented a special award for his contribution that brought the Flags from the Heart project to our club. This project provides high visibility for the club during the Memorial Day weekend with over 200 U.S. flags that were sponsored in memory and in honor of individuals. Gary Chastain, a member of our club who currently serves as treasurer of the Indiana Lions Speech and Hearing Project, was presented a Richard Miyamoto Fellowship. This fellowship recognizes individuals who have contributed time and leadership to this state project and the speech and hearing needs of their local communities.
Secretary and chairman of the club's Eyeglass Assistance Program Diane Parker was named 'Lion of the Year' by outgoing president Bill Lavery. She was cited for her relentless hours of service at most of the club's projects.
Meetings - Wednesday Noon •Elks Club • 116 West Bristol St., Elkhart
Elkhart Lions Club • P.O. Box 81 • Elkhart, IN 46515
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