Past Events 2018-2019 #3

October 16, 2018

 

District Visitation

At our October 16, 2018 Monthly Dinner Meeting we had a visitation by our District 23C Governor, Laura Rowe, 2nd Vice District Governor, Frank Rowe, Region Chair, Michele Wyatt, and Zone Chair, Allen Guiot at our new meeting location, the Athenian Diner (see Further down in the section, 'Meeting Place'.

 

The photo to the left is of President, Howard Geltman introducing Zone Chair, Allen Guiot.

 

The photo to the right is of Zone Chair, Allen Guiot introducing Region Chair, Michele Wyatt.

 

The photo to the left is of Region Chair, Michele Wyatt introducing District 23C Governor, Laura Rowe.

 

The photo to the right is of District 23C Governor, Laura Rowe speaking to the members of the Middletown Lions Club and guests.

 

District Govenor, Laura spoke to the club members on many subjects including: hunger, humanitarian relief for victoms of hurricane Michael in Florida, and more. Her mission is, 'Teach Peace'.

 

The photo to the left is of District Governor, Laura Rowe presenting her banner to President, Howard Geltman.

 

The photo to the right is of District Governor, Laura Rowe presenting her friendship pin to President, Howard Geltman.

 

The photo to the left is of President, Howard presenting a special gift from the club to District Governor, Laura.

 

The photo to the right is of District Governor, Laura opening her gift with President, Howard looking on.

 

The photo to the left is of District Governor, Laura showing her gift to everyone which was a beautiful bronze lion statuette as President, Howard watches on.

 

We thank 2nd Vice District Governor, Frank Rowe for taking all of the pictures that evening.

 

October 13, 2018

 

White Cane Safety Day

On Saturday, October 13, 2018, the Middletown Lions Club held a White Cane Safety Day outside the Stop & Shop in Middletown. Actually, White Cane Safety Day is on October 15 each year.

Members of our club handed out our flyers: 'Telling It Like It Is' which tells people about the many things that our club has accomplished, 'White Cane Safety Day' a handout that explains the Connecticut State law protecting people with legal or total blindness, and our clubs membership application.

 

 

The photo above shows 1st Vice President, Marty Knight, Lion Tina Ciarciello, Treasurer, Richard Pelletier, Immediate Past District Governor, Hilary Kumnick, President, Howard Geltman, Region Chair, Michele Wyatt, District Governor, Laura Rowe, Zone Chair, Terri Schlosser, and Zone Chair, Allen Guiot.

We also used this event to sell our candy bars which is one of our ongoing fundraising activities.

We also held a membership drive at this event with the assistance of Zone Chair, Allen Guiot, Zone Chair, Terri Schlosser, Region Chair, Michele Wyatt, Past District Governor, Hilary Kumnick, and District Governor, Laura Rowe.

 

October 6, 2018

 

Screening for Sight

On Saturday, October, 6, 2018 the Middletown Lions Club participated at the South District Firehouse Open House performing Adult Eye Screenings. We also sold candy bars as part of our ongoing fundraising projects.

 

 

The photo above shows Treasurer, Richard Pelletier performing an eye screening on our Lion Tamer, Sandra Reynolds.

Members that assisted at this event were: President, Howard Geltman, Secretary, Terri Geltman, Treasurer, Richard Pelletier, Membership Chair, Ellie Paules, Lion Tamer, Sandra Reynolds, and Lion Audrey Klein.