No Meeting Tonight – Rescheduled for Monday, January 23, 2017

Our normally scheduled meeting for the third Monday of the month/tonight has been rescheduled for Monday, January 23, 2017  @7:00p.m. at  Roswell Adult Recreation Center, 830 Grimes Bridge Road, Roswell, GA 30075

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Vino 100 Fundraiser for Roswell Lions Club on Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 430pm

Vino 100

Details

  • when -Sat, Jan 21, 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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Support Roswell Lions Night Out and Georgia Ensemble Theatre for the 2016-2017 Season

The 2016 – 2017 season will be our Sixth season having the Roswell Lions Night out with the Georgia Ensemble Theatre. Check back for specific dates and event information. Our Night out proceeds the opening of the play. Tickets for our special evening are available for sale. For more information email RoswellLionsGETNightOut@roswelllions.org

For more details about the Georgia Ensemble Theatre go to http://get.org

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For more information about Roswell Lions GET Night Out email RoswellLionsGETNightOut@roswelllions.org

For more details about the Georgia Ensemble Theatre go to http://get.org

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Fall Means Roswell Lions’ Apples and Fried Pies

Fall means our Annual Apples and Fried Pies Sale is here. Help us raise money to support our community projects.

Our apples and our fried pies are purchased from Mercier Orchards in North Georgia. The apples are packed in 20 lb. boxes and sell for $25/box. The fried pies come 12 in a box and we are limited to two varieties per box (6/6). Delivery is expected around the beginning of October

Apple varieties include:

reddelicious_appleRed Delicious – Crisp and sweet eating apple.

 

goldendelicious_appleGolden Delicious – Holds shape well and are especially good for pies and baked apples. Also good for slaws and sauces.

 

Mutsu AppleMutsu (Crispin) – A sweet tart apple. Holds shape well. Especially good for pies, baking apples, and applesauce.

Granny Smith Apple

 

Granny Smith – Good all purpose, tart eating and cooking apple. Makes delicious applesauce.

Fuji AppleFuji – An all-purpose cross between Red Delicious and Ralls Janet. Aromatic with a sweet tart flavor, crisp and juicy even after storage. Good eating apple.

 

Pink Lady –  Pink Lady apples are very firm and dense, with a tart flavor and effervescent finish. Bright white flesh that resists browning when cut.

 

Fried pies come with the following fillings: Apple, Blue Berry, Cherry, Peach, Pecan and No Sugar Apple. Our fried pies are a treat at $25/dozen. Only sold by the dozen in a box and no more than two varieties per box (6/6 if split). Very similar to the pies sold at The Varsity.

If you have questions about this fundraiser you can contact Lion Chris Wong at apples@roswelllions.org

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Steve Acenbrak Educated Lions About Upcoming T-SPLOST Referendum on November 8th Ballot

steveacenbrakOur speaker at the September 2016 meeting of the Roswell Lions was Steve Acenbrak, P.E., LEED AP, PWLF, Director of Transportation, City of Roswell. Steve educated us on the upcoming Transportation Special Purpose Local Option Sales Tax (T-SPLOST) referendum that voters will see on the November 8 ballot.

More details about T-SPLOST is available on the City of Roswell website at http://www.roswellgov.com/Home/Components/News/News/1457/1764?backlist=%2fgovernment%2fdepartments%2ftransportation

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2016-17 President’s Theme: New Mountains to Climb (Long Version)

2016-17 Lions International President Bob Corlew encourages Lions to climb mountains this year and achieve their service and membership goals. This video is available in all languages. Click the settings button on the bottom right hand corner of the video screen, click subtitles and choose your language.

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Meet 2016-17 Lions Clubs International President Bob Corlew Biography

Meet 2016-17 Lions Clubs International President Bob Corlew.

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LQ: Lions Quarterly July 2016 – Lions Club Video

Watch the July issue of Lions Quarterly to learn about a Lions yard sale that gives back to the community; how Lions, Leos and Special Olympics are making a difference through inclusive sports; a Lions camp for children with diabetes; and how Lions are empowering women around the world.

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LQ: Lions Quarterly April 2016 – Lions Club Video

The April 2016 Lions Quarterly includes the latest historical Centennial video, Peace and International Understanding, which shows how Lions have dedicated themselves to building peace and international understanding across borders and generations. Also, learn about Camp Pacifica, a camp in California for hearing impaired children and family members. Learn about Kans 4 Kids, a Lions recycling program that raises money to help children, and a Lions Elderly University in Italy that keeps senior citizens’ minds and spirits active.

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April 2016 Roswell Roar Newsletter

The April 2016 “Roswell Roar”  Newsletter is available for download by selecting the link. The editor is Lion Bill Staley.

April 2016 Newsletter

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