2013 - 2014
“Liberty Intelligence, Our Nation’s Safety”
Greetings Keyser Lions!
Summer has flown by and we have been an active club. Our second meeting ofAugust took place on the 15th
at University Place at 6:30 pm. Our guest speaker was Frank Roleff, President of the Mineral County Historical
Society. He talked about some of the current and upcoming activities of the Historical Society. He also told us
about a great deal of fascinating local history. He even had some replicas of early Mineral County maps and
documents for sale.
Our first meeting of September took place on the 5th at 6:30 pm at University Place on the campus of Potomac
State College.After dinner, we heard a presentation by two guest speakers from Sarah’s House – ChildAdvocacy
Center (CAC).AmberTalley and CindyVeach told us about how SARAH's House provides a different way to in-
vestigate, prosecute and treat child abuse and neglect.Amber talked about the investigative work done through
the CAC and Cindy spoke about her work with the children and families. Both women talked about their plans
to improve and expand the program.
Our second meeting of September will be our annual picnic at theWest End Park. It will take place at 6:00 pm
on the 19th. It will be an evening of good food, good fun, and a special event. Please plan to bring your whole
family and a favorite dish to share.
Our first meeting of October will be on the 3rd at University Place at Potomac State College at 6:30 pm. Our
speaker will be Connie Sutton from the Keyser-Mineral County Public Library.
Here are a few other upcoming events you might be interested in:
October 10th - LionsWorld Sight Day, held annually in October since 1998, has focused attention on eliminat-
ing preventable blindness and improving sight. OnWorld Sight Day, Lions clubs around the world conduct spe-
cial sight-related projects.
October 25-27 – District 29-I Fall Convention, Martinsburg,WV
Hope to see you at some of these events.
KEYSER LIONS CLUB
President – Mark Conrad Secretary – John Cole
1st Vice President – Scott Gahr Treasurer – Pat Bane
2nd Vice President – Joe Bane Tail Twister – Duwaine Nichols
3rd Vice President – Dave Boden Lion Tamer – Bill Bane
Directors – Joe Dignan, Ken Hollen, Dallas Adams, and Howard Boggs
Membership Director – Howard Boggs
Ex-Officio Member – Greg Lynch – Immediate Past President
Membership: Dallas Adams
Attendance & Greeters: Ken Hollen – Chairman, Don Hott, Dallas Adams
Sight: Mark Conrad – Chairman, Dallas Adams – Vice Chairman, Pat Bane,
Terry Mangold, Ken Hollen
Finance & Budget: Pat Bane – Chairman
Activities & Special Events: Overall Chairman – Duwain Nicholas
Christmas Dinner – Pat Bane, Scott Gahr
Picnic – Mike Bane, John Cole
Mints – Larry Bolyard
Broom and Candle Sales – Howard Boggs
Goldsworthy Scholars – Jim Goldsworthy, Bob Melody
Chicken BBQ – John Cole, Scott Gahr, Bob Melody, Joe Bane
Dinner Menu: John Cole – Chairman, Pat Bane, Joe Bane
Service Projects: Pat Bane, Dallas Adams, John Cole, Jared Adams, Eric Iser
Bereavement: Howard Boggs – Chairman, Dallas Adams
Social, Citizenship & Public Services: Bob Melody – Chairman, Larry Bolyard, Jim McCune,
Public Relations:Reeves Taylor – Chairman, Mark Conrad – Editor,
John Cole – Newspaper/Publicity Chairman, Howard Boggs – Photographer
MEETINGS: 1st & 3rd THURSDAYS @ 6:30 P.M.
POTOMAC STATE COLLEGE • UNIVERSITY PLACE DORMITORY • KEYSER, WV