1997-2017 Celebrating 40yrs of service to our community
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Always looking for community volunteers to help with our events
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Bottle Drive !
Every 2nd Saturday !
9:00AM - 11:00AM
Bring out your beer bottles and cans, wine and liquor bottles.
We will return them and put the funds to community betterment.
Belwood Lions 37th Annual PIKE DERBY is coming soon on May 27-28 2017.
Scroll down further to see flyer...
Belwood Lions is celebrating 40 years of service to our community 1977-2017.
Come celebrate our anniversary with us, but get your tickets fast. Limited seating.
BELWOOD CELEBRATES CANADA 150 - mark your calenders as Belwood Lions and community host a Parade and Block Party in Belwood Village as we run up to Canadas 150th birthday. See link at left of page to Belwood Celbrates 150 webpage
Pike Derby Flyer below, and scroll right down to the bottom
of the page for a link to a great video from 2016 Pike Derby
WHAT HAVE WE BEEN UP TO RECENTLY?
DONATION TO CENTRE WELLINGTON FOOD BANK
Pictured below is Belwood Lions President Julian Vines presenting a cheque to Fred Aleksandrowicz, Manager of Centre Wellington Food Bank. The Food Bank provides a vital service within our community, offering a host of services and councelling in addition to assisting putting food on the tables of their clients.
DONATION TO PLAYGROUND FUND
Pictured below is Belwood Lions President Julian Vines presenting a cheque to Melissa Mulligan, Parent representative of John Black Public School Playground Fundraising Committee. Their objective is to raise funds to purchase and install Junior and Intermediate Playground structures at the school for the benefit of the students. They are half way to their $50,000 target, and planning installation of the first structure this spring.
EFFECTIVE SPEAKING COMPETITION
Belwood & District Lions Club hosted their annual Effective Speaking competition for area elementary school students on Tuesday evening, February 28 at Belwood Hall. Students from 4 Fergus area schools, namely John Black Public School, Victoria Terrace P.S., J.D. Hogarth P.S. and East Garafraxa P.S.. 15 students went head to head in 4 classes, Junior English & Junior French (Gr. 4-6) and Intermediate Eng. & French (Gr., 7&8). This event has been ongoing for more than 30 years.
The fantastic evening of great speech presentations was capped off with the trophy and cash awards. The sky was the limit when it came to interesting subject matter.
Check out these links of our Spaghetti Western show (Part One!)..
FARM DIE CAST TOY SALE
Sat Dec 3rd saw Belwood Lions host our 2nd Annual Farm Die Cast Toy Show and Sale. This year saw an excellent turnout of vendors and public to a great show. With draw prizes and a great food booth all morning and afternoon. We're already booking for next year @ Sat 2nd Dec.
CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING
Fri Dec 2 saw the 2nd Annual Community Christmas Tree Lighting in Belwood Village. The community joined Belwood Lions in Maple park watch the tree lighting and enjoy hot chocolate, cookies, candy canes and neighbourly friendship. Thanks to the Lions and local business for stringing up the lights again this year.
BELWOOD ICE RINK
Belwood Lions Ice Skating rink gets erected for the 2016 season. Enlarged this year to 65x75ft with a plastic sheet base to reduce melting....All we need now is cold weather, ice and skaters...bring on winter
:). Thanks to all the Lions helping to make the boards, posts and do the building.
Belwood Lions Halloween Night -
Members of Belwood Lions gather at Belwood Park pavillion to shell out candy to neighbourhood ghouls, ghosties, princesses and superkids. Members dressed up also to join in the fun.
Click on link below for an excellent video of Belwood Lions 2016 Pike Derby from
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We have the following equipment available to our community for short term loan to help you remain mobile:
• Walker (standard frame, fold-up type walker)
• Wheelchair (this is a high-tech chair that can be setup a different reclining angles and has an inflatable seat to help prevent sores for those who spend a long time in a chair. It does not fold down for transportation)
• contact us at the number above for more details or to check availability
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