Regular meeting of the Johnson City Lions Club held November 21, 2013 at the Johnson City Country Club, Johnson City, TN 37604
(11 members present and 5 guests)
The meeting was called to order at 12:26 PM by King Lion Sterling Winn. VDG Lion Ed Gibbons asked the blessing and Lion Jerry Lonon led the pledge.
Lion CB Willis won the drawing and donated the money the Pecan Sale.
Lion Harry Ennis from the Kingsport Club presented the JC club with a special patch honoring our support for the newly chartered Campus Club. The patch was given to Lion Tamer Willis to be attached to the Club banner.
VDG Gibbons announced that a Zone meeting will be held at Giuseppe’s Italian Restaurant at 2539 E. Stone Dr. in Kingsport at 5:45 PM on 12/10/2013 and that the meals will only be $14.00 per Lion attending.
King Lion Sterling Winn announced that the JC Club had donated $1,000.00 to Dist. 12N Charities for White Cane day and $500.00 to LVBI for Project Paycheck to support that scholarship program which provides employment for blind workers.
After a discussion about meeting times in January Lion Gough moved that we cancel the 1st and 2nd meetings in January and only have one regularly scheduled meeting, the third, on January 16th. Lion CB Willis seconded the motion and it passed unanimously.
Last month’s and this month’s program chair, Lion Dr. Steve Campbell, introduced today’s speaker Jack A. Simpson, VP for Institutional Advancement for Milligan College.
The meeting was adjourned at 12:58 PM.
The next regular meeting will be Thursday, December 5th, STSP.
/S/ Lion John Merriss