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March 2019 Newsletter

Hello Lioness-Lions,

Hope everyone is surviving this artic winter. Six of our members attended District Convention last month in Port Washington. We learned more about the cancer-fighting Flow Cytometer machine that Wisconsin Lions stepped up and helped fund last fall. We were inspired by speeches from Jon McGlocklin, President of the MAAC Fund and Joe Dean. Joe Dean has written a children’s book about childhood cancer titled “My Dog Named Hope”. Our club has purchased a copy of the book and it will be added to the West Bend Library’s collection. We were all inspired to carry on the Lion’s vision.

Irene Welzien March 4

A reminder for the March birthday people to bring something for the raffle at the dinner meeting this month.

Meeting Dates:
• Wednesday, March 6 - Board Meeting, 5:45 at The Samaritan
• Wednesday, March 20 - Dinner Meeting, 6:30 at The Top of the Ridge
o Special Guest, Don Kirkegaard, West Bend Superintendent of Schools
o Lioness-Lion Scholarship nominees for February and March
o Election of Officers

The Slate of Officers:
President – Lion Nancy Larson
1st Vice President – Lion Sue Schmitt
Membership Chairperson – Jeanette Holl
Service Chairperson – Lion Diane Lehnerz
Secretary – Lion Mary Lou Desrosier
Co-Secretary – Lion Sue Schmitt
Treasurer – Lion Bronwyn Weber
Marketing, Communications and Technology Chair – Lion Mary Lou Desrosier
Tail Twister – Lion Irene Welzien
Director – Lion Myra Peters
Director – Jeanette Holl
Past President -Lion Sue Schmitt

• Tuesday, March 19 Senior Center, 9 am to 4 pm

• Thursday, March 28 Samaritan Health Center, 9:30 am to 3:30 pm

• Friday, March 29 Serigraph Sales, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

• Thursday, April 4 Cedar Ridge, 9:30 am to 1:00 pm

• Friday, April 5 Glacier Hills Credit Union, Noon to 4:30 pm

• Saturday, April 6 Easter Fair-Post 36 Auxiliary, Park Ave, 9:00am to 3:00pm

• Saturday, April 6 UWWC Festival of Arts, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

• Saturday, April 13 Spring “Fair to Remember” craft show, 9 am to 4 pm

Your Club President
Lion Nancy Larson