October Newsletter


October 2019



Board of Directors Meeting: The Lake City Lions board of directors met on Monday, October 7 at the American Legion Hall. There were 7 members attending.


Treasurer's Account Balances 9/30/2019:

Activity Account $11,371.64

Administration Account $ 4,275.51

52 Club $ 9,596.00

Aluminum Cans $ 3,837.00


October Dinner Meeting: The regular October meeting will be on Monday, October 14, It will be at the American Legion Hall. Social hour will be at 6:30 pm, dinner meeting will be at 7:oo pm. The guest speaker will be District Governor Dale Lipke. Lions Tim and Becky Ehling will be in charge of the meal.


Thank You: The club received a thank you from the Lake City Athletic Booster for our donation foe the work provided at the Fall Raffle and Dinner.


Donation: The board aprroved a donation to the Clean Water Ministry of $100.


Fall Dinner and Raffle: Thank you to all the volunteers who helped with the fall dinner. We would also like to thank Huettl's Meats, Phil Nyberg Fiesta Foods and Art Brand ( Wild Wings) for their generous donations. The approximate profit to the club is about $3,600.


We need Drivers: We have had a number of new requests for rides to medical and eye appointments. Please consider giving a ride or two if you can. For more information or to volunteer contact Lion Ron Weigel 651-301-9435


Highway Cleanup: The last cleanup for the year is scheduled for Wqednesday October 16 with a bad weather alernate of Thursday October 17. We will meet at The Roschen Park shelter at 4:00 pm. Lion Lyle Mathison will be cooking brats for all the volunteers. There will be a sign up sheet at the October meeting. For more information or to vlonteer call Lion Lyle at 507-993-1531.


Winterfest: It's not too early to start planning for Winterfest. Lion Bruce Carlstrom informed the board about a upcoming planning meeting and asked the board if the Lions would do the Candelight Ski and Walk at Hok Si La Park. The board agreed and approved $200 for our contribution toward the Winterfest expenses.



Peace Poster Contest: The annual Lions Peace Poster contest will be starting soon at the Lake City Elementary School. Please encourage Any young person that is 11 years old to 13 years old to participate. The Club presents cash prizes to the first three place of $50, $30, and $20. For more information contact Lion Ed Burfeind 651-448-1484.


Upcomig Events: October Dinner Meeting, District Govenor Visit October 14


Highway Cleanup October 16


Board Meeting November 4


November Regular Meeting November 11



Do something every day that you don't want to do; This is the golden rule for acquiring the habit of doing your duty without pain            Mark Twain