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President’s Message – September 2017

Easton Lions Member Pattie Somers

“We Need You…” Event Calendar Hello it’s me! I was wondering… Since I became president of the Easton Lions, I have had the pleasure of working the members of various committees. I have a greater appreciation of the work that our Easton Lions are doing for our club and community. I have also realized the…

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Dining for a Cause-Brockton Lions at 99 Restaurant

Ninety Nine 99 Restaurant & Pub Logo

The Brockton Lions invite you to help them with their Dining for a Cause event at the 99 Restaurant, located at 99 Belmont Street, on Thursday, September 14, 2017, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Open post to download the voucher (JPG format), print it out, and bring it with you to 99 Restaurant.

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District Happenings – September 2017

Blink of an Eye 5k Run and Walk - Di struct 33S

Here are some of the key District 33S events happening in September: Monday, September 11, 2017: Eyeglass Cleaning in Raynham, This is a District wide event and is open to all clubs. Mark your calendars and invite your members to come and help with this project. … Saturday, September 30, 2017: Blink of an Eyed 5K Run & Walk at Scusset Beach. It’s a full weekend event with the walk/run, children’s activities, lots of food, and a DJ during the day on Saturday, a dinner Saturday night, and breakfast Sunday morning! … District 33S – Hearing Foundation is in need of Board Members….

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Easton Lions 1950-2015

Easton Lions Club History Logo, since 1931.

Born in the Great Depression and forged by the challenges of World War II, the Easton Lions Club entered the Post-War era with seventy-two members in a town of just over 6,000. Over the next sixty years while the membership ebbed and flowed, the needs of the community would only grow. In 1951 you could still get a fried chicken dinner for under a dollar at Topsy’s Chicken Coop, one of the many restaurants where the Lions have met over the years. In that year the Lions hosted an Annual Child Welfare Night benefit. The club called in the assistance of the Brockton DeMolay and Rainbows to produce a musical featuring familiar tunes like…

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June 2017 End-of-Year Awards, Honors & New Members

Lions Club 2017 Centennial Commemorative $1 Coin

For Immediate Release – Easton, MA Melvin Jones Fellowships At our Installation Ceremonies on June 14th, we had the honor of recognizing two Lions members, Ken Love and Mark Ingalls, as our latest Melvin Jones Fellowship recipients.  Ken and Mark have both been Board members for many years, Ken Love as Treasurer and Mark Ingalls as…

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President’s End-of-Year Message – June 2017

Matthew Cioffi profile image from holiday festival.

This year has been a blast. We threw a few stones into the pond and the ripples are still spreading out today. I want to thank everyone for their hard work this year at all our events. Tonight, I’d like to share with you two things I learned serving as your president and a mission, if you choose to accept it, I hope will inspire you for next year. The first, is the power of “Wait, what?” moments; Which led me to understand what it means to be a Lion; – And finally, the mission: “If this were your last year as a Lion, how would you make it be the best year ever?”…

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Lions Legacy Challenge Helps Raise $41,000

Smith Farmhouse at Borderland State Park in Easton, MA

Download Press Release Enterprise Article June 6, 2017 For Immediate Release – Easton, MA The Brockton Enterprise published an article on June 6, 2017, “For holistic health, they’ll bet the farm in Easton”, with additional details. Smith Farm at Borderland raises $42,000 through the Easton Lions Club Centennial Legacy Project & The Avery Lee Williams Family Farmhouse Renovation Challenge.  Thursday,…

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May 2017: Lion of the Month, New Members, and Awards

Easton Lions Club Presentation May 2017 from District 33S and MLERF Award.

For Immediate Release – Easton, MA At our May 10th Board of Director’s meeting we added four more new members. We are approaching our second year in a row with nearly 30 new members!  We are proud to announce and welcome new members Michael Freeman, Richard Misner, Steve Tellyer, and Peter Galeno from Fieldhouse Arena.  During the…

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Newsletter May 2017

Newsletter for the Easton Lions header with Queset Gardens image in background.

In the May issue: President’s Message, New Members, Induction Ceremony and Recognitions, Club Special Sight Award and Recognitions, Recognition Night, Club Calendar – Save the Dates, Installation Night Information, Golf Committee, Fishing Derby, Math Pride Challenge, Centennial Celebration Information, Six Word Stories, In Memoriam, and Memorial Day Reflection.

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Students Shine in Annual Math Challenge

Math Challenge Awards at Easton Lions Club Meeting May 24, 2017

Congratulations to all the mathletes who participated in the 2nd annual Easton Lions Pride Math Challenge on May 20, 2017!! The Easton Lions would like to give a huge Lions’ ROAR to all the students and winners for their amazing mental prowess talents and to the parents who support them each day to let them be the best…

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