MINUTES OF REGULAR MEETING THURSDAY, FEB 7, 2019

JOHNSON CITY LIONS CLUB

MEETING OF FEBRUARY 7, 2019

 

WE HAD A GOOD TURNOUT FOR TODAY’S MEETING, EVEN LONG LOST LION STERLING WINN SHOWD UP. I GUESS IT WAS TOO WET TO PLAY GOLF. OTHERS THERE WERE LIONS GAYLE COX, DON RAINES, BUFFALO LONON, BRIAN POWELL, STEVE CAMPBELL, KING LION TIM TAPP, DEBBIE SHIPLEY, ED GIBBONS, DAVID HOWARD, JUDAUN ALLISON, DORIS KAIFA, GEORGE WINTON AND DENNIS POWELL.

KING LION TIM CALLED THE MEETING TO ORDER AND IMMEDIATELY LOST CONTROL OF IT. LION DON RAINES WAS HARASSING BEING THE TAILTWISTER AND ALSO COLLECTING FOR THE LION TAMER. LION TIM CALLED ON LION ED GIBBONS FOR THE PLEDGE AND LION BRIAN POWELL FOR THE PRAYER. WHILE KING LION TIM WAS MAKING ANNOUNCEMENTS TAILTWISTER DON TRIED TO FINE BUFFALO FOR LOOKING AT HIS PHONE. BUFFALO SAID IT WAS FOR LIONS BUSINESS. LION DON’S PHONE RANG DURING THE ANNOUNCEMENTS AND HE HAD TO FINE HIMSELF A DOLLAR. I SAW LION GAYLE COX GET AND DELIVERED IT TO OUR SECRETARY. JUSTICE WAS SERVED. HALLELUJAH!!!! 

LION ED MENTIONED THAT ON FEBRUARY 16 THE ETSU LIONS ARE HAVING THE ZONE MEETING AT THE ETSU BASKETBALL GAME. HE WANTED TO KNOW HOW MANY WERE GOING AS THE ETSU LIONS HAVE TO GET THE TICKETS FOR YOU. LION PRESIDENT TIM ANNOUNCEMENTS WERE THANK YOU LETTERS FROM PEOPLE WE BOUGHT GLASSES FOR AND BUSINESSES WE DONATED FUNDS TO. LIONS CLUBS INTERNATIONAL THANK US FOR OUR $1000 CONTRIBUTION TO THEM.

NEXT WEEK IS OUR VALENTINE PARTY AT THE JOHNSON CITY COUNTRY CLUB. IT IS ON FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15 AT 6PM. OUR CLUB IS PICKING UP THE COST OF THE MEAL. WE ARE HAVING STEAK OR SALMON. YOU NEED TO CALL OR EMAIL DEBBIE OR TIM ON HOW YOU WANT IT COOKED BY TOMORROW. LION GEORGE SAID OUR ENTERTAINMENT FOR THE PARTY IS A BAND WE HAD A FEW YEARS BACK. LION STERLING WANTED TO KNOW WHO WAS GOING TO PICK THEM UP FROM THE SENIOR CITIZENS CENTER AND TAKE THEM BACK. NOBODY VOLUNTEERED. LION GEORGE SAID THEY WILL PLAY ABOUT 2 HOURS (6:30 TO 8:30).

LION DEBBIE SHIPLEY HAD THE PROGRAM TODAY AND HER SPEAKER WAS ANN RHEM FROM THE SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK. SHE THANK OUR CLUB FOR PAYING FOR THE DIABETIC MEALS WE DID AS PART OF OUR CONTRIBUTION FOR DIABETES FOR LIONS INTERNATIONAL. SHE AND DEBBIE PUT THE DIABETES PROGRAM TOGETHER FOR OUR CLUB. SHE ALSO TALKED ABOUT THE SECOND HARVEST AND THE FOODS THEY DISTRIBUTE OVER OUR AREA.

 

DON’T FORGET THE PARTY NEXT WEEK AND WE’LL SEE YOU THERE.

 

BULLSHOOTER

 

 

About Tom Terry

Retired IBM large systems marketing representative. stock broker, insurance agent and financial planning specialist. Member of Johnson City Lions Club since 1974.
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