January Newsletter


Board of Directors Meeting: The board of directors met on Tuesday, Jan 4 at the Lake City VFW at 7 pm, there were 8 members attending


Treasurer's Account Balances 12/31/2021:

Activity Account $ 7,865.29

Administration Account $ 5,570.55

52 Club $ 7,570.25

Alum.Can Project: $ 1,280.00


Club 52 Winners December: $100 Dale Kohrs, Jason Majerus, Sue Bee, Lance Meincke


Correspondence: The club received thank yous from Ronald McDonald House and the Bud Anderson Family. We also received a gift from The Rand Conway family for the Home Delivered Meals project.


Covid and the Club:  

The board of directors discussed the continuing Covid-19 pandemic.   The well-being of for our members and their families is of concern.  Our dinner meeting on Monday will be held, with the tables set up to provide social distancing.  At the meeting, we will have a discussion to help determine if additional changes, related to our meetings, are warranted. There will be an open discussion at the meeting concerning this.


January Dinner Meeting: The January meeting will be on Monday, Jan. 10 at the Lake City VFW. Social Hour will be at 6:30 pm, dinner at 7 pm. Our guest speaker will be Lion Pat Schlickenmeyer from Laeder Dog. Lions Lori Mortenson, Dick Boettcher and Joe Schmidt will be in charge of the meal. If you haven''t paid your dues yet, bring them along, there will be a box atrthe head table for them.


Citywide Christmas Tree Pickup: The tree pickup will be on Saturday Jan 8. We will meet at the Lake City Sportsman Club at 1 pm. For information or to vlunteer contact Lion Kenny McEwen 651-9279478. The weather looks fairly wuith the temperature forecated to be warmer by Saturday.


Lions 5M1 Mid winter Convention: The convention is approaching soon. It will be at the Apache Best Waetern Motel and event center near Apache Mall in Rochester, Mn. This will be a 3 day event on Jan. 14, 15, 16. There will be a lot of different activities to attend. Our own Lion Ron Weigel will be receiving his Everyday Hero award at the Saturday Banquet. There different seminars that you can attend for free on Saturday and meals with speakers that you can attend for the cost of the meal. This is a great way to learn more about Lionism and how our club is tied to many international projects. There will be more information available at the Jan. meeting.


If you don't learn to laugh at trouble, you won't have
anything to laugh at when you're old.
--- Edgar Watson Howe (1853 – 1937)

Don't Forget the Christmas Tree Pickup Saturday!


Upcoming Events


Christmas Tree Pickup: Sat. Jan 8 Meet at the L.C. Sportsman Club 1 pm


January Dinner Meeting Mon. Jan 10 Lake City VFW social at 6:30 pm, dinner 7 pm.


Mid Winter Convention Jan. 14,15,16 Rochester, Mn


Feb Board Meeting Feb 8 Lake City VFW 7 pm


Feb Valentines Dinner Feb 14 Lake City VFW 6:30 pm Invite Your Sweetheart