WELCOME TO THE LYNDEN LIONS CLUB WEB PAGE OF LYNDEN, WASHINGTON!!! WE SERVE
Our club is part of the world's largest SERVICE organization. We are proud to be a CO-ED Lions club, serving our community and the world for over thirty five years, as part of Multiple District 19, District "H"(the Hallmark District), Zone H-1. 2016 has been a banner year for us; in May we celebrated the Club's 40th Anniversary and in July we installed the youngest President of any Lions Club, jessica Littlefield. Congratulations Jessica!
We are also on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ Our facebook editor has done a great job of keeping up to date with the latest activities of the club and many pictures of our events. Check it out.
The 2016 LTI Trucking picnic at the LTI picnic grounds was a great success with the club serving over 1000 people. This is a private event for LTI employees and their families and is always well attended. We look forward to serving food at tthe 2017 picnic..
We parked cars at the Fairway Shopping Center on August 18th, 19th & 20th (Thur, Fri & Sat) for the Northwest Washington Fair, The proceeds we received from this event helps our club support more than 20 charities and activities here in Lynden.
The Lynden Lions Dictionary project continues to provide dictionaries to all third graders in the Lynden Schools. These Dictionaries also provide facts of the world as well as the Presidents of the U. S., Declaration of Independence, the countries of the world and the solar system and others. This is for them to keep as there own. This is our sixth year and many previous recipients are still using their dictionaries.
The 32nd annual Train Show was held the first weekend in October (1st & 2nd this year) at the Henry Jansen Building of the Northwest Washington Fair Grounds in Lynden, WA. Featuring running displays and Model Train related Vendors from Western Washington and British Columbia and from as far away as Oregon this is the best the area has to offer. It is one of the largest Model Train Shows on the west coast and serves as a model to other shows in the region the Lynden Lions Train and Circus Builders Show is the one to see. This is one of our a major fund raisers to help local charities so come out and join the fun. Check out our website, www.lyndentrainshow.com . Thanks to all the members for all their help in putting on this show. We have pictures of this year's show winners on Facebook and look forward to see train buffs again this year.
On 10 November, 2016 we had our 18th annual salute to Veterans. It was well attended and all service branches were represented, including 11 WWII Veterans. This has always been one of the Lynden Lions Clubs service projects that has been close to our hearts. Contact Gordon or Barbara Sund (email@example.com or 360-318-8155) for info and/or to make a reservation. (if you don't make a reservation there may not be enough seating and/or food for you).
If you, or someone you know, would be interested in serving our community and have fun doing it, contact us and come to our meetings as a guest and check us out.
We welcome guests and invite you to visit our meetings (6:30 on the 2nd & 4th Thursdays) to learn about who we are and what we do. Lions Club is a non-profit International organization that loves to have fun and 'Serve the Community.'
Lions Clubs International is the world's largest service club organization with more than 1.4 million members in approximately 46,000 clubs in more than 200 countries and geographical areas around the world.