CALCUTTA-The Calcutta Lions Club met for their regularly scheduled meeting on July 22 at the Peter Metrovich Community Center. The Pledge of Allegiance was said by all. Lion Janet Christen led the invocation. Dinner was provided by Lions Janet and Wayne Christen. 20 members were in attendance.
Lion Tim Coalmer collected fines for newspaper pictures and quizzed members on Steelers trivia.
Lion Sharon Hall passed out minutes to the July 8 meeting. Lion Rosemary Bruehler made a motion to accept the minutes. Lion Bob Hay seconded the motion. The motion was carried.
Tail Twister Lion Tim Coalmer collects fines for members’ pictures in the newspaper. (Submitted photo)
Lion Rosemary Bruehler stated that she will be collecting newspapers again this evening for the Leo Club recycling project.
Lion Nancy Hadley reported the next bingo will be July 24 at 6:30 p.m. at Calcutta Health Care.
Lion George Drovdlic passed around the sign-up sheet once again for the next park clean up at Beaver Creek Saturday, July 26 at 9 a.m.
Lion Janet Christen sent around the sign-up sheet for our Hot Dog Sale at Giant Eagle August 8 and 9. We will be selling Steelers Raffle tickets as well.
King Lion Joan Dodds reminded everyone that the Veteran's picnic is Aug. 9. Those that can help set up need to be there by 7:30 a.m. at Calcutta Square. Lion Wayne Christen also informed members that LCI is waiving the initiation fee for any veteran who joins between now and next June.
Lion Paul Metrovich asked for updates on potential participants for the Touch-A-Truck. There is NO rain date now. Vehicles will need to be there by noon and parked in their spot.
Lion Paul Metrovich showed members the hooded jackets that are part of our give away for the Steelers Raffle. The tickets are for Steelers vs. Colts on Oct. 26. The drawing will be held Oct. 14th. Tickets are $5. Winners will win 2 tickets to the game, 2 hooded jackets, $100 cash and a $100 gas card.
Lion Wayne reminded all that the Zone Meeting will be held Aug. 16 at Kent State hosted by the East Liverpool Lions Club. Our first cabinet meeting will be held Aug. 10.
The 50/50 was won by Lion Brenda Smith.
Lion Sharon Hall made a motion to adjourn at 7:55 p.m.. Seconded by Wayne Christen. The next meeting will be Aug. 12 at 6:30 p.m.