2nd Annual Lions Packs Drive

By Lion Nancy Norton Last August 2013, our club came up with a new project idea…. to provide a backpack to every child who entered into the foster care program.  We asked the community for donations that would help provide a little comfort during this first 24 hours (a blankie, …

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Post Barbecue 2014

By Lion Nancy Norton Another year. Another Barbecue. Another successful fundraiser. There were a couple hiccups…. But we managed to get back on track fairly quickly and no one was the wiser. Lions Neil Atkinson, Soapy Lingle and Mike Norton showed up early early early to get the smoker going. …

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Zone 7 Newsletter: November

For those who don’t know, Zone 7 is Southeast Alaska.  We have four clubs and one branch club:  Juneau Lions, Juneau Mendenhall Flying Lions, Ketchikan Lions, Wrangell Lions, and POW Branch Lions.  Newsletter November 2014 Lion Mike Norton Zone 7 Chair

Annual Barbecue

by Nancy Norton The Juneau Mendenhall Flying Lions will be serving up their famous rib dinner on Saturday, November 1, starting at noon.  We will keep serving until the ribs are gone! This annual event has been taking place for 19 years and we’ve raised over $150,000 to benefit the American …

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Juneau Lions Recycle for Sight

By Nancy Norton Recycling used eyeglasses is a common affair among Lions around the world.  What makes us unique…. I think…. is that we don’t do it alone.  In Juneau, the two Juneau Lions Clubs — the Juneau Lions Club and the Juneau Mendenhall Flying Lions Cl ub — make …

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A Vision for your Children

Vision Screening for Children By Lion Karen Burns Imagine you bring your child to a routine eye appointment and the doctor turns to you and says there is a problem with your child’s eyesight. Not just any problem; she is blind in one eye, known as “lazy eye.”  This is …

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Sleeping Lady Mountain Lions Story

Eagle River Sleeping Lady Mountain Lions (SLML), Club Number: 53291 Year founded June 8, 1992 Community Served Chugiak-Eagle River and Anchorage, Alaska Membership 43 life members, 1 PDG and 1 current 2nd VDG Meeting Matters We meet every first and third of the Monday each month.  The first meeting of the …

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