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

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

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