The Mason Lions club met Tuesday, May 6th, for its monthly business meeting. There were 28 members and one visitor in attendance.
"Boss Lion" Fritz Landers was responsible for the program and Secretary/Treasurer Gene Gammill read the minutes and gave the financial report. The scholarship applications were submitted and a selection committee was appointed to rank these.
A Hamburger Lunch was planned for May 30th.
The work on the 501(c)(3) application was discussed and things are moving along. John Olson and Jess Irwin have been working hard and we thank them for all their work on making this happen.
Meeting adjourned at 1:00 p.m.
The club’s next meeting will be held next Tuesday, May 13th, at noon at Willow Creek Cafe. The program chairman will be Chase Smith.
The Mason Lions club met Tuesday, May 13th, for its regular weekly meeting. There were 36 members and five visitors in attendance.
Lion Chase Smith was responsible for the program and introduced Nikki Sills who spoke about the Mason County Chamber of Commerce.
Nikki is the new Chamber Executive Director. Nikki is very excited about her position with the Chamber and talked of things she and the directors had planned for the office.
Nikki wanted all the information she could get for the community calendar. She said she had many calls about the wildflowers, topaz hunting, deer hunting and the bat cave. Also, she said there had been visitors from all over Texas, some of the other states, and even Peru. A few questions were answered and the meeting adjourned.
Don't forget the Hamburger Lunch on Friday, May 30th.
The club’s next meeting will be held next Tuesday, May 20th, at noon at Willow Creek Cafe. The program chairman will be Ted Smith.
The Mason Lion’s Club promotes sight conservation in our community. Anyone who has used eyeglasses to donate may give them to a Lions Club member or put them in collection boxes at the local banks. Also, if anyone needs financial assistance with eyeglasses, please speak to a local Lions Club member.