From the Lions Den January, 2020
During the Lions executive meeting following our 48th Charter night dinner, we reflected on our accomplishments over the past 48 years since our charter in 1971. Many of today's Lions were unaware of just how big a part of Mayne Island that we have been. Indeed, most islanders know us for setting tents at various events, our annual Salmon BBQ, and our regular appearances cooking burgers and hot dogs at the May day celebrations, Fall Fair, Baseball Games, Church Fair and other Island events.
But the Lions contribute much more. From information gathered from our long serving members, over the years Lions have;
In addition, The Lions have helped with funding for;
Our annual and ongoing initiatives include;
As we move into 2020, our sincere hope is that we can continue supporting the Island community as it evolves into a new and challenging decade. If you see yourself becoming a member, please speak to a Lion and they will tell you more about being a Mayne Island Lion. We have a regular monthly Dinner meeting on the first Wednesday of every month except July and August. If you are nearby we would love to see you drop in. Too late for our very fine dinner meal but a visit is welcome.
In the meantime, we all wish you a happy and healthy 2020
Prepared by Allen Slade-Co President Mayne Island Lions w/ additions by the Webmaster