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ANCHORAGE LIONS CLUB

JUNE 2009 ACTIVITIES

LUNCHEON MEETINGS 12:00 NOON

Date

Speaker

Program

Friday, June 5

Mead Tredwell

• Mead is the Chair of the US Arctic Research Commission, and he has been in the news lately testifying before the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Climate Change and the Arctic. The Commission is charged with promoting scientific research and helping to establishing federal policy in the Arctic Region. (Thank you Lion Mark Long).

Friday, June 12

Dawn Groth

• Dawn is a nurse at the Alaska Native Hospital in the post-operation unit. She is also an avid cyclist (Thank you Father Elliott).

Friday, June 19

Gabrielle LeDoux

• Gabrielle will talk to us about BridgeBuilders, which is an internationl Christian organization. She is also past Kodiak Island Borough Mayor, a two term State Representative in the Alaska Legislature for Kodiak, and most recently she was a candidate for the U.S. Congress. (Thank you Lion Bob).

Friday, June 26

Dorene Lorenz

• Dorene will speak about the Jesse Lee Home in Seward. (Thanks you Father Elliott).

Other Activities

Date

Activity

Wednesday, June 10

• Installation Banquet. Our new officers will be installed in the Turnagain Room of the Westmark Hotel. Social time 6:00 PM followed by dinner at 6:30 PM (note this is a change in the originally announced time frames). There will be a no host bar, and your dinner choices will be Asian Grilled Flank Steak or Miso Glazed Salmon. $30 per person. Please sign up and pay in advance.

Monday, June 15

• Joint Sight Meeting at the Spenard Lions Club House, 2108 Roosevelt Drive, Anchorage. Start 5:30 PM.

Saturday, June 20

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

Thursday, June 25

• Don Fridley Golf Classic, our big benefit effort for the Covenant House. Hill Course, Army Moose Run Golf course. 7AM until Noon. (prep starts at 6AM). Format: Full Shotgun, Best Ball Tournament with Four Player Teams. FLYER

Saturday, June 27

• Anchorage Muldoon Lions Club Charter Celebration, Muldoon Community Center, 1251 Muldoon Road. Contact Pete Weimer at 562-5647 or Kristin Shindle at 830-5665.

Monday, June 29

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

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