First Lions in Anchorage

ANCHORAGE LIONS CLUB

APRIL 2009 ACTIVITIES

LUNCHEON MEETINGS 12:00 NOON

Date

Speaker

Program

Friday, April 3

Margaret Webber

• Margaret, from Alpine Alternatives and a member of the Spenard Lions Club, will talk about Campabilities, a relly great summer camp for blind children. Our club makes donations to this cause every year.

Friday, April 10

James Pepper Henry

• James is the Museum Director / CEO of the Anchorage Museum at Rasmussen Center. You'll be amazed to hear about the new museum expansion, the methods and materials. Also fascinating is the nature of all the new planned museum exhibits. You'll all be proud to have this museum as a showpiece in our community.

Friday, April 17

George Stranski and Peter Leakish

• Peter and George are the main organizers for the Foreweed Bicycle Races, a one to three day event where you can ride from 50 to 400 miles. The event raises about $10,000 for youth sporting activities around the state. Our Lions will man an aid station July 11th.

Friday, April 24

No Meeting

• With eight of our members attanding the Multiple District 49 Convention in Fairbanks, it was decided not to have a regular Friday lunch meeting.

Other Activities

Date

Activity

Tuesday, April 7

• Fairview Lions visitation by our club. 7:00 PM, Mt. View Lions Den, 501 N. Pine Street.

Thursday, April 9

Breakfast with Habitat for Humanities, 7:30 to 8:30 AM at the Sheraton Anchorage Hotel, 401 East 6th Avenue.

Monday, April 13

• Chigiak Lions visitation by our club. 7:00 PM, American Legion #33, Chugiak. Click to view map.

Saturday, April 18

• Food Distribution Joint Project with Latinos Lions Club 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM at Hispanic Cultural Center 4233 Mt. View Drive.

Wednesday - Saturday, April 22-25

• Muntiple District 49 Convention at the Wedgewood Resort in Fairbanks. (Moved from Nome). Registrtation for the event will be paid for by our club for any of our members who wish to attend. Several meals are included with the registration, and rooms run abot $70 each.

Monday, April 27

• Anchorage Latinos visitation by our club. 7:30 PM, Hispanic Cultural Center, 4233 Mt.View Drive.

Monday, April 27

• Anchorage Lions Board Meeting at 5:30 PM at the Westmark Hotel.

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