Programs - July, 2016:July 4, 2016 - The Club was dark due to the July 4th holiday.
July 18, 2016 - Lion Madeleine was the Program Chair for this meeting. Lion Madeleine introduced our guest speaker Donna Mclenahan, owner of a new business called Paint Party 909. Her business offers a social connection, for those attending, and a fund raising opportunity for those seeking to raise funds for their organization. Ms. McClenahan conducts 2 hour sessions weekly at Foothill Kitchens, 360 West Foothill Blvd, Upland. She provides aprons and all the art supplies to finish the evenings project that you take home and proudly display. All sessions are instructor led with roaming assistants to help out when you need supplies or have questions. The cost is $30 per person and for fund raising evenings with up to $10 per person returned to the sponsoring organization. The fund raiser can be held at the location selected by the sponsor. It is a BYOB party and everyone brings their own beverage - Its a paint party with friends.
|Ms. Donna McClenahan|
July 25, 2016 - This was a brief meeting to finalize plans for the Club's 62nd Annual Fish Bake. Status of preparations for the Fishbake were discussed along with the final prep. and work assignments. Sales of tickets and sponsorships were updated.
Program Assignments For August, 2016:
August 15, 2016 - Annual New District Governor Visitation
Lions Calendar of Events:August 5th - Upland Host Lions Annual Fishbake - Upland Memorial Park
August 5th to 7th - Council of Governors - Concord
August 5th to 7th - La Habra Corn Festival
Birthdays:August 25th - Lion Terri
Anniversary's:No Anniversary's in August
Other Items Worthy Of Mention:July 15th was the kickoff meeting for the 2016/2017 Lion year and the District Governing Body. The day was, basically, devoted to the installation of our new District Officers. Our new District Leadership is:
District Governor - Lion Bob Susaeta
1st Vice District Governor - Lion Judy Barr
2nd Vice District Governor - Vacant, due to the untimely
death of 2nd Vice District Governor Elect - Lion Pete Badame.
This was an excellent meeting with presentations by many good speakers. We were also treated to a serenade by an act from the 2016 District 4-L4 Convention. Sonny and Cher (Better known as PDG Ken Myers and PDG (District 4-L5) David Radeke. They appeared as Sonny and Cher and provided relief from the solemnity of the District installation activities.
|Our PDG Lion Ken Myers (Better Known As CHER) and |
PDG David Radeke, District 4-L5 ( Better Known as Sonny)
in this Sonny and Cher Duo (Cher holding hands with Sonny)
Visitations:On Thursday, July 14th the Upland Host Lions Club visited the Chino Valley Lions. In attendance from UHL were Lions Richard, Beverly S., Madeleine and Keith.
On Monday, July 18th the Upland Host Lions Club visited the Diamond Bar Breakfast Lions Club. In attendance at that visitation were Lions Beverly S., Madeleine and Jim K.
Next Meeting:The Upland Host Lions next regular meeting will be held on August 1st at Maniac Mike's Café at Cable Airport. The meeting will begin at 6:30 PM and will be the Club's monthly Board Meeting.
Adjournment:With no additional new business or discussion of old business, President Jim K. adjourned the July 18th meeting.
Leaving You With A Smile
Have a Great Month
Lion Keith Krumwiede
Club Secretary - 2016/2017