EL CAJON VALLEY HOST LIONS NEWSLETTER
February 12, 2019
Members: 25+/- Guests: 15
Facebook: El Cajon Valley Host Lions Club
Opening: Prez Jeff
Song Master: 1st Veep Chris Song: God Bless America
Pledge of Allegiance: DG Mercy Invocation: Treas Paul
Guests: PDG Scott Leslie, Jolinda Grunstad, Mary Moreau and daughter Karen Rossignor, Susan Acker, Cathy Bramwell, Pat Boorman, Kathy Reid, Renee Hoban, Judges Earlene Hollmichel, Christine Sphar, Humbert Cabrera, Seth Smith, Nathan York Student Speaker and Mary York his Mother.
Good to See: PP Tony Forchette
.Citizen of the Year luncheon was fun but apparently Lions Jim Sing and Dick Nasif had important business to take care of on their phones. (see photo) . Lion Dick’s comment “someone has to do the clubs’ business between meetings.”
.Prez Jeff called Lion David Keen to the podium and presented him with his 20-year tenure chevron. Congrats Lion David for your years of service to Lionism.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU
Bob Moreau 2/1, Gary Robinson 2/8, Jim Nelson 2/10, Henry Coleman 2/11, Kiley Grunstad 2/13, Jeff Winters 2/19, Ray Ridlon 2/21, George Hurst 2/23, Ron Black 2/24, Mike Raney 2/28
EXEMPT BADGE: will be auctioned off at Feb 18th meeting
GOOD CHEER: Seems everyone is status quo
Remember, if you know of any members who are in distress, sick or in the hospital, PLEASE notify PP Yvonne so our good wishes can be sent to them. Paris4L6@cox.net
CALENDAR OF UPCOMING EVENTS: *Unless noted below all regular meetings are Mon at Noon*
FEB 13th – Board Meeting Elks 6PM – come early for special $14 dinner 5:15PM
MAR 5th – Night Meeting 6PM at Elks Lodge
MAR 9th – District Third Membership Meeting at Rodeway Inn, Imperial. Lodging at Travelodge, El Centro. First chance to signup for District Convention.
MAR 13th – Board Meeting Elks 6PM – come early for special $14 dinner 5:15PM
NO REPORTING, JOKES OR HAPPY DOLLARSTONIGHT AS THIS WAS OUR STUDENT SPEAKERS CONTEST EVENT
Congratulations to Nathan York as the winner of our club Student Speakers Contest. See him at the Heartland Zone Speakers Contest on Saturday, March 16, 2019 held at the Lemon Grove Library. Come and support these young people of our future.
Congrats also to our Student Speakers Chair Lion Paul Walters, another year of a job well done!
UPCOMING PROGRAM: Feb 25th – ex-Padre Mark Graft Proposed topic “Sex after 50”.
Other websites to visit: LionsDistrict4L6; CALions.org; LionsClubs.org
***Don’t forget about the El Cajon Valley Lions Foundation in your Will/Trust***
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