Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Lion Program

On Tuesday August 9th 2011 Lion Al Peterson was our Lion program.
Lion Al intoduced Irena Humer foreign exchange student from Austria was a guest today. She is staying with Lion Al Peterson for two weeks, then off to Woodland Park to meet up with the rest of the students. She was delightful. Lion Art received a membership key for brining in new members. Lion Leonard informed us that the Fosters Childrens Christmas party is scheduled for December 19.Thank You Lion Al

Thursday, August 4, 2011


There will be a membership brainstorming session September 10
Details to follow
Please plan on attending

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Upcoming Programs

Scheduled programs for July and August

August 9,2011 Open Meeting

August 16,2011 Lion Al Peteraon

August 23,2011 Lion Allan Tormohlen

August 30,2011 Lion Bob Kennec

September 6,2011 Lion Merle Lord

September 13,2011 OPEN MEETING

September 20,2011 Lion Wilmer Lloyd

September 27,2011 Lion Joe Miller

Board of Directors Meeting

Board of Directors Meeting was held Wednesday July 6,2011 at 6:00 pm at Merlinos Belvedere
Lion Jody Kellough called the meeting to order

Secretary's Report: Lion Ron Smith Minutes of June meeting approved
Applications were presented for approval by the board for two applicatnts sponsored by Lion Bill Jackson. They are Steven R Alvarado and John Jackson. Both were appproved. District 6SE billing statement was received and passed to the club treasurer for payment.

Treasurer's Report: Lion Jon Stone
Club monthly report
Club Check presented
Foundation report
Foundation checks presented
All reports approved.
The full fiscal year financial statements will be reported after the audit committee has finished their audit.
Lion Jon Stone requested a motion to corporate resolutions relating to signatures for the accounts.

President's Report: The next board meetin will be starting at 6:30 pm at the Belvedere. Lions Canin Companions asked for a donation. It was approved for $100.00 Lion Jody requested that a budget be presented for approval at the next board meeting.

1st VP report: Lion Sandy Smith: Lion Sandy has started planning for the membership drive. She is also trying to stay on top of public relations. Lion art suggested that we also use the CC Chamber newsletter as well.

2nd VP report: Lion Allan is on vacation

3rd VP report: Lion Jerry Gill Not present No Report

Unfinished business:
The methos of payment for scholarships was discussed and as soon as Dr. Gooldy is back, Lion Art will speak to him. The "Save Our Library Committee" has only raised $1575, $1000 of which is from the Lions Club. They really need to get going soon.

New Business: A brief discussion followed about how often to meet. and thoughts on the board meeting. We may try to have the board meetin at the regular open meeting time slot for a trial period. Motion carried.
Golf Tournament: Brochures and advertising sponsors will be distributed by the next club meeting.
90th Charter night: The venue and date are set. November 12 at the Abbey. There will be sign up sheets coming soon. Lion Jody will be MC.
Lion Ron asked that the club donate some funds to Caitlyn Adams for a trip to Washington DC for the Congressional Youth Leadership Council group. Motions was mad for $250.00. Motion carried.

Motion to adjourn:
Meting adjournded at 7:03pm
Next meeting: Belvedere August 9 at 6:30pm


Hello Lions!
Lion Lorraine sent the link for the newsletter Remember to submit articles to Lion Betty Whitney no later than the 31 at mbwhitney@falconbroadband.net

I would also like to remind everyone that we can post pictures on our blog too. If you have any pictures you'd like to submit please send them to ccnoonlions@gmail.com.

Lion Sandy

Schedule of Events

Happenings in Our Club
Sure Sight Screenings:
August 15,2011
August 22,2011

6SE Cabinet Meetings:
August 13,2011--Calhan
Ocotber 29,2011--Pueblo
February 4,2012--Manzanola
March 23,2012--Calhan

August 6th and 7th in Denver
October 22, 2011 In District 6-C
January 28,2012 in Colorado Springs
May 17.2012 in Estes Park

District 6 SE: March 23-24, 2012 in Calhan
District 6 NE: April 13-14, 2012 in Sterling
District 6 W: April 27-28, 2012 in Meeker
District 6 C: May 4-5, 2012 in Lakewood
State: May 17-18, 2012 in Estes Park

Lions Regional Leadership Institute
September 16-18, 2011 at Colorado Lions Camp

Lions Day at Camp
September 11, 2011

USA/Canada Leadership Forums

2011 Anchorage, AK
2012 Tampa Bay, FL

Lions Clubs International Conventions

2012 Busan, Korea July 22-26

2013 Hamburg, Germany June 22-26

2014 Toronto, Ontario, Canada July 4-8

These conventions are a great way to get the international scope of Lionism ( We really are in this together)

Wednesday, July 27, 2011



August 6 Lion Jon Stone

August 21 Lion Art Welch

August 25 Lion Tonya Hubbard


Thursday, June 23, 2011

Major Club Anniversaries

95 Years
6/1/1917 Pueblo Charter
6/26/1917 Denver

90 Years
8/2/1921 Lamar
9/27/1921 Las Animas
10/12/1921 Delta
11/22/1921 Cañon City Noon
12/1/1921 Glenwood Springs
1/27/1922 Fort Morgan
2/20/1922 Colorado Springs Downtown

75 Years
1/18/1937 Greeley
5/20/1937 Montrose

50 Years
11/30/1961 Hayden
3/27/1962 Cheraw

25 Years
7/24/1986 Denver Thai
12/1/1986 Hugo

Tuesday, May 24, 2011

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Monday, March 7, 2011

6SE Cabinet Meeting

The third 6SE Cabinet meeting was held Saturday March 5,2011 at the Pueblo Christain Activity Center and hosted by the Pueblo Chater Club.
The Pueblo Charter Club treated us to a pancake breakfast of (of course) pancakes, sausage,coffee, and juice. Thanks to Pueblo Charter Club
All of the following are LIONS
Lion DG Henry Cowell called the meeting to order at 9:00 am.
Agenda as follows:
Welcome: DG Cowell
Invocation: 2nd VDG Rick Calhoun
Pledge of Allegiance: 1st VDG Bob Selle
Introductions: DG Henry Cowell
Announcements: Next 6SE Cabinet meeting at La Junta, April 1,2011 at 3:00pm at convention.
Roll Call of Clubs: PDG John Freyta-Cabinet Secretary
Reading and Approval of Minutes: PDG John Freyta
District Governors Report: DG Henry Cowell
1st VDG Report: 1st VDG Bob Selle
2nd VDG Report: 2nd VDG Rick Calhoun
Zone Reports:
Zone A: NO Report
Zone B: NO Report
Zone C: No Report
Zone D: NO Report
Zone E&F: Given by Lion Fred Trimmer
Zone G: NO Report
Zone H: NO Report
Colorado Lions Camp: Report Given by Lion Jim Pierie (Work days at camp will be March 26,2011 and May 7,2011)
Rocky Mountain Lion Eye Bank: Report given by PDG Eileen Sanderson
Rocky Mountain Lions Eye Institute: Report given by Lion Fred Trimmer
Colorado Lions Foundation: Report given by Lion Art Welch
Colorado Kidsight: Report given by Lion Lorraine Kennec
Speech Contest: Report given by DG Henry Cowell
LCI Blind Contest: Report given by DG Henry Cowell
Constitution and Protocol: Report given by PCC Roger Maggart
Diabetes Awareness: Lion Carol Doyle not present. No report
District Governor's Growth Contest: Report given by Lion Patti Cowell
Hearing Dogs: Lion Mona Soland not present. No report given.
Lions Clubs International Foundation: Report given by Immediate PCC Ron Smith
Leader Dogs: Lion Luann Babros not present No report
Leadershp Institute: Report given by PDG Eileen Sanderson
District Convention: Report by Lion Patti Cowell
Mint Chairman: Lion Patsy Osbourne not present No Report
Newsletter: Report given by Lion Patti Cowell
9 Health Fair: Lion Bob Groves not present No Report
Publicity and PR: Lion Geoff Clark not present NO report
Used Eye Glasses: Report given by DG Henry Cowell
USA/CANADA Leadership Forum: Report given by DG Henry Cowell
Flags for 1st Graders: Report given by Lion Tom Coffield
Peace Poster: Lion Joan Gregory not present No report
Lions International Essay Contest: Report given by DG Henry Cowell

Meeting adjourned at 11:00 pm.

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Lions Club Videos

YouTube has some great videos about Lions Club International. The link to the Lion Club International YouTube Channel is under the "Favorite Links" heading on the sidebar. Below are a few videos from the channel for you to sample.


Welcome to the Canon City Noon Lions Blog. This blog has been designed to keep club members updated and inform all others interested in what our club is currently involved in and planning. There will be at least one new post a week containing announcements from each Tuesday meeting so make sure you check with us every week. You can also post your own comments and subscribe to the blog. ROAR!

Monday, February 2, 2009

Fellow Lions Around the World

I have just added a new feature to our blog that will list other Lions Club blogs. A club from Washington left us a comment on our last post and their club is doing the same. What a great way to see what other clubs are up to. As the list grows check other club's sites and say hello!

Sunday, January 11, 2009

Web Updates

Dear Lions,
I hope you are finding the our club's blog helpful and informative. I wanted to keep you updated on changes that I am making via the web. Our blog is now accessible through the LionWap.org Website. You can either search our club on the LionWap.org site or type in the following address: http://www.lionwap.org/ccnoonlions. I also recently contacted the LionNet.com Webmaster to have our club's site updated and listed. We should see that update soon.

I also wanted to let you know that I have set up a Canon City Noon Lions Club email account. The email address is: ccnoonlions@gmail.com. Please use this address to send me pictures, information, announcements, etc. that you would like to have posted on the blog. I am happy to do so.

Don't forget you can subscribe to the Canon City Noon Lions Club blog and be notified when a new post is made. If you have any questions or comments please let me know.

Yours in Lionism,
Lion Sandy