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 Past copies of the District newsletter can be found under the "websites, newsletters and facebook" tab.  Just click on the desired first page and the entire newsletter will appear!  
 

 
Lions Training School Scheduled for April 13, 2019
Here is the Agenda and Registration Form for the upcoming Lions training. 
It will be held at the Strathmore High School in Strathmore, Alberta. 
The training is open to all Lion and Leo club members.
 

 
MDC Convention is Coming Next Month!
The 2019 MDC convention will be held in Rimbey, Alberta.
April 26-27, 2019
The host club - Rimbey Lions - is thrilled to invite you to share the weekend with them.  The Friday social and mixer theme is "The Roaring 20s" in celebration of Canada's upcoming Lions Centennial.  Come dressed in period attire for a fun filled - won't want to miss - evening!
For more information on the convention, go to pages 14 and 15 of the
February District newsletter.  You can find a connection to the newsletter
at the top of this page.
Get ahead of the game and send in your registration form now.
Here it is!
Read the March Convention newsletter with all the latest news
by clicking on the MDC logo above.
 
 

 
Lions Cavalcade for
Diabetes Awareness
Campout and BBQ 
May 31 - June 2, 2019
 
Hosting this year's event is the Cowley Lions Club. 
The location is at the Castle River Rodeo & Camp Grounds.
If you click on the Lions Cavalcade van you will find all the information on the event - registration, agenda of events, accommodations, and a map.
Deadline for registration - May 17, 2019.
 

 
 
District C-2 ALERT has emergency backpacks available at a cost of $100.00.
 
Each backpack contains supplies for two people for two days.
Each backpack contains 2-3600 calorie emergency food rations; 24-125 ml. water rations; 2 large blankets; 2 hooded rain ponchos; 2 LED flashlights; AM/FM radio; 37 piece first aid kit; safety whistle; dust masks; vinyl gloves; tissue pack.
Contact:
Lion Darryl Rawleigh, District C-2 ALERT Chair
drrawleigh@live.ca or 403-852-6547
 

Club Twinning 2018-2019     

In order to promote fellowship and put some fun back into being a Lion, District Governor Tyler has twinned clubs with others in the district.  This is a chance to visit another club and establish new and valuable ties and friendships.

Do  you know the name of your twin club?

To find out, click on the twins!

 

 
Milan, Italy is the Place
July 8, 2019 is the Date
 
 "We need your vole in Milan next year at the 102nd International Convention.  And the only way you can vote is to be there!  We have all supported PID Dr. Patti Hill in her campaign for International 3rd Vice President because we know what an amazing woman she is and what an incredible president she will be. 
But she needs our support by voting for her in Milan."
VCC Lion Pauline Cooper
                                                                                   Lethbridge West Lethbridge Lions club.
 
 
Travel options to Italy and information on planning tours while you are there is being made available by Lion Pauline.
Click on the plane for details.
 
 
Information on the Milan Convention and registration forms can be found at the LCI website. The picture at left will get you there.
 
 
 
 
Details on how individuals, clubs, and districts can contribute to Dr. Hill's campaign are available below.
 
 
 
 
 
Lion Dr. Patti Hill as 3rd International Vice President
Milan, Italy July 8, 2019
 

 
 
 
New Guidelines for the PIP Judge Brian Stevenson Contest
District C-2 Club Recognition Program

New Guidelines have been announced aimed at increasing district clubs' efficiency through awards given out annually.

Every club is automatically entered for the contest.  It is based on monthly activity reports submitted by the club secretaries. 

The Recognition Program leader is Lion Bill Stecewicz and he can be reached at zwsone@gmail.com.  Click here for the covering letter from Lion Bill. 

For the contest guidelines, click on "And the Winner Is".

The 2019 deadline has been extended to  June 30th, 2019 and is not March as indicated in the contest guidelines and
covering letter.  Winners will be recognized at the
C-2 October Convention.
 

 

Did You Know . . .
. . . that you can get the LION Magazine in Digital form?
Click on the picture (left) for the link to present and past issues.
The Centennial Issue (December 2016/January 2017) is also available online.   
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

"You can't get very far until you start doing something for somebody else."

Melvin Jones, Lions Club International Founder
 
Webmaster: Lion Carol Hassell chassell@shaw.ca

 

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