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Date Event

January Charter Night Banquet celebrating our 31st anniversary
Vision care assistance throughout the year (5 total clients to date - April 2015)
Hearing aid assistance throughout the year (2 clients to date - April 2015)
Eye glasses recycling throughout the year
 
March March 14: Dance 8-12 p.m. at the Ambulance Center featuring the Rock & Roll Relics. Tickets $15 in advance, $20 at the door. All proceeds to our Scholarship Fund and Community Day Fund.
 
April April 19: PSVS training at Trinity United Methodist Church, 1 p.m. in Sunday School. Board meeting follows.
April 22: Leader Dog banquet at Libertytown Fire Hall.
April 23: Joint meeting with Thurmont Lions at Carriage House Inn. 6:30 p.m. in JoAnn's Ballroom.
 
May May 2: Chicken barbecue fundraiser and communal yard sale at Tollgate Hill, RT15 Emmitsburg. All are welcome to bring and setup your own yard sale table(s). Customary donation of $5.00 per table.
May 3: PSVS training at Trinity United Methodist Church, 1 p.m. in Sunday School. Board meeting follows.
May 30: Car Wash fundraiser behind Carriage House Inn, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
 
June June 20: Car Wash fundraiser behind Carriage House Inn, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
June 27: Emmitsburg Community Heritage Day (formerly Emmitsburg Lions' Community Day). Our club's time-honored activities are centered at the Emmitsburg Community Park. In this year's well established Lions event of 32 years we invite other community organizations and activities of Emmitsburg to join us in presenting our best and concerted event yet, featuring our traditional games for kids, delicious food, parade and community program, scholarship presentations, and the much acclaimed fireworks show.  Detailed information here.
 
August Aug 15: Health Screening at Emmitsburg Ambulance Company. Doors open at 7 a.m.
Aug 29: For members and invitees: Our Family Picnic where we acknowledge the support of our family members and friends and all others (not-yet Lions) who volunteer their time to help our small club perform BIG projects.
Sept Preschool Vision Screening at YMCA Head Start Centers.
 
October Preschool Vision Screening at YMCA Head Start Centers.
 
November TBD: Bake sale at Jubilee. 8 a.m. until sold out. Proceeds go to scholarship fund.
     
December Dec 5: Our long standing Christmas Party for the Children of Emmitsburg, Hosted at the Vigilant Hose CO6 fire hall beginning 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Free for children of ALL ages! Crafts, Magic show, Food, and a visit by and a photo with Santa and Mrs. Claus.  
  
Ongoing food drive campaign for Christmas Dinner "Baskets". Distribution day(s) of this Christmas assistance to our area's needy is TBA. We will assist well over 50 families who will be notified before delivery.

Last update 24 April 2015