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End of Year Events, Volunteers and Gift Baskets Needed

Yardley Wood Rink Family Fun Day

Our year is winding down quickly and we have several events in May and June where I need your help! As I mentioned at Wednesday’s New Member Induction Ceremony, this post has the details for the State Convention Sales Table, May 13th Fishing Derby, May 20th Math Challenge, June 21 Club Cook-out and June 25th the Legacy Arts-Food-Fun Festival. I know I can count on you all to help out and end the year strong…you need!

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The Power of Brevity, Six-word Stories

Two weeks ago, I asked for your help to tell a six-word story about why you joined the Easton Lions or something memorable about a Lions’ event or service you’ve done or received.  I’ve received some great stories from many of you, and there is definitely room for more.  So keep them coming!  If you…

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Newsletter Apr 2017

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

In the March-April issue: President’s Message-March, President’s Message-April, Lions Code of Ethics, Installation Night – Slate of Officers, State Convention – Matt Soeldner, Club Calendar, Fishing Derby, Math Challenge, Six Words Stories, and State Convention Info and Forms.

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Lions Junk Day and DPW Hazardous Waste Collection 2017

Easton Lions Junk Day 2015

For Immediate Release: April 19, 2017, Easton, MA Come on down to the Easton DPW on Earth Day, Saturday, April 22nd, from 8:00 am to Noon to get rid of your unwanted junk.  Weather looks great and this is your best chance to do some serious spring cleaning!  Recycle your household hazardous waste with Easton…

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Lions Recognize Honorees for Their Service

Easton Lions Recognition Night 2017

For Immediate Release: April 16, 2017, Easton, MA   On the evening of April 12, 2017, The Easton Lions Club recognized nine members of the Easton Community for their outstanding service to our town.  The honorees are: Public Servant Officer Jeffrey Fuller Outstanding Youth   Catherine Murphy & Serena Serhan Humanitarian Dr. Michael Dern Outstanding…

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President’s Message – Apr 2017

Matthew Cioffi profile image from holiday festival.

Have you ever set out in search of one thing, and end-up finding something really cool and unexpected? Lately, for me, it seems to happen every week. The latest was at the SAS Global Forum in Orlando, April 1-5. Think geekiest conference ever; 6,000+ statisticians and data analyst coming together to learn, connect, and get pumped about what is possible! How many events have you gone to and got to make a picture out of LEGOS to help 2,000 less fortunate students…

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Easton Lions Club 46th Recognition Night

Recognition Night 2015 Honorees

For Immediate Release: March 31, 2017, Easton, MA   The Easton Lions are proud to announce the 46th Recognition Night Banquet will occur on Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at the Easton Country Club on Purchase Street in Easton, Massachusetts.  This event honors Eastonites whose community service has surpassed expectations. Those recipients being recognized at this year’s…

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District 33-S Spot Camera Vision Screener

Did you know that failing to detect amblyopic (impaired or dim vision) risk factors in children may lead to partial or full blindness or issues with child development or social-emotional behavior?  Or that 1/4 of school aged children suffer from a vision disorder?  Or that vision disability is the single most prevalent disabling condition among…

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President’s Message – Mar 2017

Matthew Cioffi profile image from holiday festival.

“Not above you, not beneath you, but with you!” We say these words, together, at the beginning of each meeting. These words are the essence of what it means to be a Lion. It succinctly condenses our Code of Ethics (highlighted in the sidebar) into 9 simple words. This is not to say that everything will go perfectly and our efforts will never go awry. On the contrary, like any good family, we’ll argue, we’ll disagree, and we’ll make mistakes. We are all human.

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Officer Nominations 2017-2018

Lions Club International Chicago 2017

The Nominating Committee met on March 1, 2017 and present the slate of officers for the Lions year July 2017 – June 30, 2018. These nominees are presented, in accordance with the by-laws, to the Board of Directors and general membership at their respective meetings on March 8, 2017, at the VFW Hall in Easton,…

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