Press Release

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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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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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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Inaugural Fishing Derby a Big Hit!

Saturday morning, on May 13, 2017, The Easton Lions were blessed with the perfect morning for a fishing derby at the old Governor Ames Estate Shovel Shop Pond. The Winds were calm, had a slight mist in the air, and lots of good friends and neighbors to enjoy the day. Right off the bat, the fish were really biting. Jake pulled in a Bass on his first cast out. This was a catch-and-release event, so the fish are back in for another day. We had kids ranging from age 4 to 11, and caught Bass, Crappy (a.k.a. Calico Bass), Bluegill (a.k.a. Sunfish), and Pickerel…

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Apr 2017: Lion of the Month, New Members & In Memoriam

Easton Lions New Member Induction 2017

For Immediate Release – Easton, MA We continue to add new members even as the year is winding down.  At our April 12th meeting, the Lions Board of Directors voted in three new members to the Easton Lions.  We are proud to announce and welcome new members John Trudnak, Greg Strange, and Patrick Heller.  At our…

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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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Mar 2017: Lion of the Month & In Memoriam

Lion of the Month - March 2017 - Dale Kerester

  On January 13, 2017, we remembered another good friend and fellow lion Bob Farrand who passed away into a new life. Bob joined the Easton Lions Club in March 2005 and he was one of Easton Lions’ Melvins Jones Fellows. He was our Eyeglasses chair for many years and helped-out at many of our…

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Thrift Store Donates Items to Old Colony Y for YMCA d’Haiti

Loading truck to go to YMCA d'Haiti

For Immediate Release: On Friday, January 27, the Easton Lions Thrift Store partnered with the Old Colony YMCA in Easton to donate enough items to fill a 15 foot truck for the YMCA d’Haiti.  The Lions Thrift Store crew loaded the truck with a variety of items: clothing and shoes for children and families, desks…

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