Johnson City Lions Club

Minutes of regular meeting 6/7/18



The regular meeting for the Johnson City Lions Club was called to order on 6/7/18 at 12:20pm by King Lion Tim Tapp.  The King Lion called on Lion Jerry Lonon for the Pledge to the Flag.  King Lion Tapp gave the invocation.


King Lion Tapp announced that the attendance drawing was won by Lion Tom Terry.  He donated it to the Milligan Scholarship Fund.


The King Lion announced that the Lions Club Forum will be held during September 19-23, 2018 in Columbus, Ohio.


We were informed that former Lion Mike Errico’s wife (Shirley) passed-away this week.  Our condolences go out to the family of Shirley Errico.


King Lion Tapp called for Lion Gayle Cox to approach the podium.  Lion Cox was presented a certificate of appreciation for his service as past president of the Johnson City Lions Club.


The Board of Director’s meeting for the month of June 2018 will be on the 3rd week in June (6/21/18); next week (6/14/18) will be a regular meeting.


Lion George Winton informed the club that he and other Lions had visited the Kingsport Lions Club Turtle Derby.  They use live turtles in their Derby and it is performed outdoors with stadium seating.  They have 13 races.  We plan on making a decision regarding our Turtle Derby during out next Board of Director’s meeting on 6/21/18.


The very first mandate that our new King Lion Tim Tapp put forth was a $1 fine for any cell phone that rings during our meeting!


Our new (but old) Lion Tom Terry has volunteered to post the meeting minutes and other documents on the Johnson City Lions Club web page.


Lion Ed Gibbons made the announcement about help with the Eye Screening project.  Please consider helping out on this most important project of our club.


King Lion Tapp adjourned the meeting at 12:45pm.

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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