District Governor James N. Williams

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        DG James N. Williams
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Lions Newsletter July 2008


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Lions Newsletter July 2008

  1. 1. District Governor James N. Williams Volume 12- Issue 1 July 2008 We Serve Welcome To the new District Governor, James N. Williams & Vice District Governor, John D. Daoud 2008-2009 DG James N. Williams VDG, John D. Daoud
  2. 2. 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 jerryhinton@comcast.net 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 “PAMPER ME” 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 deborah@justjameen.com Hair Braiding Auction Starts online July 10th and will end at midnight Saturday Foot Soaking Refreshments—-Door Prizes—Silent Auction Pedicures $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.
  3. 3. Page 3 District Governor James N. Williams 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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  5. 5. Page 5 District Governor James N. Williams 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 deborahlovepeel@yahoo.com 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 personal donation. ************ 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
  6. 6. Page 6 District Governor James N. Williams A New Lions Club is forming……... NEXT MEETING NOTICE we are in the home stretch for starting this new and exciting Lions Club. 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 (313-961-8120) To RSVP and or get an application in advance call 313-279-1494 or e-mail to deborah@justjameen.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!
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  9. 9. We Serve DG James N. Williams 2008-2009 27332 Van Dyke Warren, MI 48093 jim@williamsrefrigeration.com 586-725-3244 586-758-2020 VDG, John D. Daoud jdaoud@allongford.com Submission policies……. Lion Deborah Love-Peel, From the editor……….. Editor • All articles and flyers are in no later than the 20th of the month. If you have an article you Phone: 313-279-1494 are presenting, please type the article and send the file to me via e-mail or send me the IBM Fax: 866-395-1064 compatible disk in the mail deborahlovepeel@yahoo.com • 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. www.metrodetrotlions.org • 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: deborahlovepeel@yahoo.com, deborah@justjameen.com By fax: 866-395-1064 Phone: 313-279-1494 or 313-377-7767 Yours in Lisionism Deborah Love-Peel