District Governor James N. Williams
Volume 12- Issue 1 July 2008
To the new District Governor, James N. Williams &
Vice District Governor, John D. Daoud
DG James N. Williams
VDG, John D. Daoud
Volume 12- Issue 1 Page 2
Cabinet Meetings for the 2008-2009 Year
First Cabinet Meeting of the 2008-2009 Lions year
When: July 28, 2008
Time: Registration at 6:00-6:30
Dinner at 6:30 with meeting to follow
Who : Cabinet Officers, Club Officers and Lions
Where: Westfield Center, Trenton Michigan
Host: Trenton Lions Club
Cost: $15 per person
RSVP to Lion Jerry Hinton, Cabinet Secretary
734 671-1584 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The second cabinet meeting is scheduled for October 29th at the Karas House on Plymouth Rd in Redford.
And the third cabinet meeting on Jan 29th, 2009 at Park Place in Dearborn.
Just Jameen Products Presents
Event and Fundraiser
Help send Deaf & Hard of Hearing Children to Summer Camp
Eyebrow Arching Saturday, July 12, 2008 12:00 p.m.—6:00 p.m.
Manicures Detroit Renaissance Lions Club House
Massages 19750 James Couzens (JC Lodge Service Dr)
Henna Tattoos (313) 279-1494 for more info
website at www.justjameen.com or e-mail email@example.com
Auction Starts online July 10th and will end at midnight Saturday
Refreshments—-Door Prizes—Silent Auction
$3 advance—$5 door
And much More 2 early bird drawings at 10:00 p.m. July 10th for 2 tickets to see
Anita Baker at 8:00 p.m. Saturday July 12th at 8:00 p.m.
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Grosse Pointe Lions Club is on the move…..
We set up the "Lester Scherrer Fund" with Penrickton and
gave them a check for $3000 to initiate it. Lester was our
treasurer for over 30 years and recently passed away. In
photo is our Pres. Bill Hollister, Kurt Sebaly, and Lester's
children, and Pass President John Moran.
Our annual Selfridge Airforce Base Golf
Outing was a success. Part of the monies raised
we gave a $1000 check to local student Gary
Abud, Jr. who raised funds on behalf of MI Judge Benjamin Stanczyk received his 50 year
Eye Bank since he has a degenerative vision Chevron Award membership pin from
condition. In pic are Gary and me, Rob Lyles. District Governor Joe Griggs. (#Lions1)
We added 5 new members this year:
Chip Gibson, Ben Stanczyk, Jr., Drew
Rentzel, Chace Wakefield, and Miguel
Piecuch Sponsored by Dick Dossin,
Dallas Kitchen and Judge Stanczyk.
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District 11-A-1 Convention 2009
Will be held at the
Bavarian Inn in Frankenmuth, MI
More information will be available in the July Issue.
If you are interested in being a part of the 2009 committee please call Lion Deborah Love-Peel at
313 -279-1494 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org or Deborah@justjameen.com Regular committee
meetings will begin in September 2008.
This promises to be a great family friendly convention!!!!!
Golf, miniature golf, kids activities, Bronners, great food and more!
Plans for 2010 Convention are being made for Battle Creek, Michigan.. Stay tuned!
Consider a Personal/Club Donation
Campaign SightFirst II winds up June 30th. Consider making a
We are in need of donations for summer camp scholarships for deaf and hard of hear-
ing children. Please consider donating or supporting the fundraising event listed in
this issue of the newsletter. Checks can be sent to Lion Deborah Love-Peel
(313-279-1494) Thanks you in advance to Renaissance Lions Club for making your
Club House available!
19709 Woodingham Dr Detroit, Michigan 48221
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A New Lions Club is forming……...
NEXT MEETING NOTICE
we are in the home stretch for starting this new and exciting
Lions serve their local communities as well as the Lions International and District Projects.
Want to know what being a Lions means? Want to know what Lions do?
Want to know what it takes to join?
When: Saturday, August 16, 2008
Promptly at 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Where: Deaf Options
19145 Beech Daly Rd
Redford, MI 48240
To RSVP and or get an application in advance call 313-279-1494 or
e-mail to email@example.com
Please let us know if you need an interpreter!
Ta this time we will betermine whether we will be a branch Club or a new chartered club….
Please feel free to bring a potential member with you! We really want to make this new club a success!
DG James N. Williams
27332 Van Dyke
Warren, MI 48093
VDG, John D. Daoud
Lion Deborah Love-Peel, From the editor………..
• All articles and flyers are in no later than the 20th of the month. If you have an article you
are presenting, please type the article and send the file to me via e-mail or send me the IBM
compatible disk in the mail
• If you have a flyer please try to print it on white paper for the newsletter the copy is better
although a computer file would be better.
• Event announcements should be submitted as early as possible . It is recommended you
We are on the web!!!!!! submit event notices at least 45 days before the event. Full flyer will be published in the
internet version. Announcement will be shorten for the mail version.
• Photos should be submitted as a hard copy or scanned in a tiff or jpeg format.
• Please no MAC formatted disks!
• If you have questions feel free to call . Mail entries to: District 11-A1 Newsletter Editor
19709 Woodingham Dr., Detroit, MI 48221
By E-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
By fax: 866-395-1064
Phone: 313-279-1494 or 313-377-7767
Yours in Lisionism