Lions Club Bulletin
Big Flats, New York

Membership Chair

Lion Mary Ann Balland -- 562-3106

Lion Gene Herber -- 562-3168
Lion Rita Dery -- 739-3806

April, 2013
Events Calendar:
Apr 8th @ 6:30PM
Dinner / Regular Club Meeting at the Community Center
  Apr 15th @ 7:00PM Board of Directors meeting at the Big Flats Community Center.
  Apr 20th Camp Badger Work Party
  Apr 22nd @ 6:30PM Dinner / Regular Club Meeting at the Crystal House.
  Apr 23rd Red Cross Blood Drive at the Fire Hall
  Apr 27th Boy Scout Food Drive sort and count. BF Pres.???
  May 4th Adopt-a-Highway
  May 10th Community Kitchen

Club News:
The Board Meeting in March was cancelled for Mar 18. A meeting of the entire club was held at the dinner meeting on the 22 after the speakers. A meeting place for next year was discussed. It was decided that we will be alternating between Community Center and BF Presbyterian with Miniers catering both.

Lion Bob Byland told about upcoming food drive in April for BF Food Pantry.

It was also decided to give a free community dinner on Thurs. May 16 at First Presbyterian. There will be several work groups, set-up, cooking, serving and clean-up. Every member is encouraged to take part.

Lion Dave was not present to give a financial report.

On March 11, Rachel Dworkin, Archivist, at the CC Historical Society gave us a history of the Underground Railroad Movement. It was intersting to hear about more than what occurred in Elmira.

On March 22, Sharon and Don Anderson told of the work of The Hope Collection, a non-profit agency dedicated to “Helping Others, by Helping Them, Help Others. They are involved veterans and their families among other things. Founded by a man from Corning much is now being done in Florida.

April birthdays:
Donna Barto 4/17
Mike Yanak’s birthday would have been on the 21st.

Published: 04/02/2013
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