November Newsletter



November 2018


Board of Directors Meeting: The board of directors met on Monday, Nov. 5 at 7 pm at the American Legion hall. There were 10 members attending.


Treasurer's Account Balances 10/31/2018:

Activity Acct: $ 8,801.33

Administration Acct $ 6,172.21

Club 52 $ 9,082.00

Alum Cans $ 810.00

Club 52 Winners October: $100 Lynn Schmidt, Richard Manthei, Lance Meincke, Linette Meincke


November Dinner Meeting: The regular november dinner meeting will be on Monday, Nov. 12 at the American Legion Hall. Social Hour will be at 6:30 pm and dinner at 7:00 pm. The guest speaker will be Dave McKinze and the meal will be done by Lions Colin Fowler and Richard Schumann. Lions are responsible for providing their own Tum's.


Thank You: Please thank the team of Lions Dave Dueholm and Ron Weigel for taking a local resident to an appointment at the Minnesota Lions Eye Clinic. The family is very appreviative for all the club does for them. If you have some free time and are available during the week contact Lion John Mortenson about being a driver. The need gets greater every year and this is an important service to our community.


Zone Meeting: There will be a zone 6 meeting on Thursday November 29 at Cannon Falls. Please consider going, it is a great opportunity to learn more about Lionism and meet other Lions from Southeast Minnesota. There will be a sign up sheet at the November meeting. For more information contact Lion John Mortenson 651-347-9268.


Mid Winter Convention: The Lions 5M1 Midwinter Convention will be on the weekend of January 25,26,27 at Rochester, Mn. Please consider attending part or all of the convention events. For more information contact Lion Kenny McEwen 651-927-9478


Winterfest: The Lions will be sposoring the Candlelight Ski and Snowshoe event for winterfest this year. Please keep your calendar free the on Saturday Feb. 3 to either attend or volunteer at the eevent.


Sweethearts Dinner: Lion Coleen Fowler is recruiting talent for the February Sweethearts Dinner. Please let Lion Coleen know that you are interested in helping out. If no one steps forward we could be subjected to President Kenny in Drag again!!!!! Contact Coleen at 507-327-0427. By the way Lion Kenny's performance was one of the most memorable meetings I ever attended.


Puppy Vern: Puppy Vern is progressing very well at Rochester and hopefully he makes graduation. Please remember to thank the Hinck family who made the donation in Lion Vern Hinck's honor for the puppy. There will be pictures and progress reports available at the November meeting.


Newsletter: If you know of someone who is not receiving the newsletter and would like it contact Lion John Mortenson 6451-347-9268.