August 2017 Meeting

Our guest speakers tonight were Summer Berg, Business Development Director Brookdale Senior Living and Margaret Barrett from Transamerica Financial Advisors.

Lion Robert Douglas at our club’s Little Free Library. since May 2017 we have stocked over 100 books for adults and children.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lion Leon Shelkoff also helping with the Little Free Library

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

By the Numbers:

  • 3 pairs of eyeglasses and 2 hearing aids collected since the July club meeting.
  • 198 children screened (60 plus needed referrals) during the July 30,2017 Children;s Restoration Network Back to School Health Fair at East Roswell Park.
  • 350 vision assistance referrals since our July meeting through Senior Services North Fulton.
  • 6 watermelons sliced – all sliced by Lion Kathy’s husband Richard during the August 1st Roswell Police Department’s National Night Out.
  • $505 dollars raised during the August 12th Wine Tasting event at Vino 100

Lion Tom Spudic in Italy finds a Lions Club sign

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Activities:

Be sure to check our calendar on our website at Calendar

You can also access the calendar directly at Google at Roswell Lions Calendar at Google

Our calendar in  ICAL format

#WeServe #District18L #Roswelllions #Roswell #NorthFulton #Cobb

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Lions Clubs International Presidential Program – Forging the Future

2017-18 Lions International President Naresh Aggarwal leads Lions into the next century of service.

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Lions Clubs International Presidential Program – The Power of WE

Service is the reason our global organization exists. As Lions enter our second century, we are evolving to meet the needs of our ever-changing world. We can show the world that solving our greatest problems is within reach if we work together for the common good.

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Lions Clubs International Presidential Program – Namaste

“The world is my family. Namaste.” A special message from 2017-18 Lions International President Naresh Aggarwal.

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Meet 2017-18 Lions International President Naresh Aggarwal!

Learn about 2017-18 Lions International President Naresh Aggarwal.

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LQ: Lions Quarterly July 2017 – Lions Club Video

Women’s lives are changing through microfinance loans in India. One example, is Rabia Bibi who’s loan empowered her to expand her business. She employs many through her factory in Delhi, transforming her life and improving those around her.

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Vino 100 Fundraiser for Roswell Lions Club on Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 430pm

Vino 100

Details

  • when -Sat, Aug 12, 4:30 PM – 6:30 PM
  • where – Vino 100,131 S Main St, Alpharetta, GA, United States – next to Crust
  • Join us for another wonderful afternoon of fine wines, music, silent auction items and wonderful food- all for only $10. Roswell Lions Club is hosting Saturday, January 21st at the Vino 100 at 131 S Main Street Alpharetta. A wonderful tasting selection of 5 wines will be offered among the most recent offerings at Vino 100. Proceeds will help the Lions with purchasing needed equipment for the many eye screenings it holds free throughout Roswell and surrounding areas.Help us support a good cause AND have a great time for a great price!
  • Hope to see you there…for questions or to donate if you are not able to attend- contact Barb May 678-800-5086.

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July 2017 Meeting

Our July meeting was the Official Visit for our newly installed District 18L Governor Terry Rice. Our meal was BBQ from Rhino Ribs in Rome, Georgia.

Lion President Tim Dunn , Lion Past President Mike Henleben present Melvin Jones Fellowship to Lion Cheryl Henleben at the June 2017 meeting. 

Lion President Tim Dunn , Lion Past President Mike Henleben present Melvin Jones Fellowship to Lion Cheryl Henleben at the June 2017 meeting.

Lion Barb May receives the Lion of the Year Award 2017 for her dedicated service to the club.

Lion Barb May receives the Lion of the Year Award 2017 for her dedicated service to the club.

By the Numbers:

  • 2017 Special Olympics and Opening Eyes Screening at Emory University –  157 athletes screened; 92 pairs of prescription glasses and 65 pairs of sun glasses provided to the athletes
  • 315 pairs of eyeglasses collected since the June club meeting. Year to date 3,500 collected.
  • 4 vision assistance referrals since our June meeting through North Fulton Community Charities and the Drake House. Year to date – 66 persons referred.

Upcoming Activities:

Be sure to check our calendar on our website at Calendar

You can also access the calendar directly at Google at Roswell Lions Calendar at Google

Our calendar in  ICAL format

#WeServe #District18L #Roswelllions #Roswell #NorthFulton #Cobb

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February 2017 Meeting

Our guest speaker this evening was Janet Johnson, Cemetery Project Chair, Roswell Historical Society. Website http://www.roswellhistoricalsociety.org/. Janet updated us on two current projects Wreaths Across America and Old Roswell Cemetery.

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Lion Jonathan Crooks (l) inducted new Lion Leon Shelkoff (m). His sponsor is Lion Frank Beck (r).

 

 

By the Numbers:

  • 286 pairs of eyeglasses collected since the December club meeting
  • 4 vision assistance referrals since our December meeting through North Fulton Community Charities and the Drake House.

#WeServe #District18L #Roswelllions #Roswell #NorthFulton #Cobb

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LQ: Lions Quarterly January 2017 – Lions Club Video

Get ready to celebrate Lions centennial during our International Convention this summer in Chicago, June 30 – July 4, 2017.

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