Serving the community since 1953

The Paxtang Lions stand ready and able to serve the local community  through the efforts of our club members and with the help of many sponsors and indiviudual donors.  Throughout the years the Club has worked to provide funding and support to programs for the visually impaired, Paxtang Borough events,  volunteer firefighters, youth sports programs, the PA Lions Beacon Lodge and many other worthy programs and organizations that serve many needs.  Please take a moment to view the pages here and consider how you can join us in serving those in need, your neighbors, and the Lions International goals.

We meet twice per month and all are welcome to attend a meeting as a guest or perhaps as a speaker.  Just contact one of the members listed on our contact page to join in the fun.

Please check our Calendar for upcoming events and programs that you may want to attend or support.

The Lions Toast:  "Not above you, not beneath you, but With You" 

Please click on the below link to see what the Paxtang Lions Club is all about and also to see why each and every past and present member donates their valuable time to such a worthy organization:


The PAXTANG LIONS CLUB is joining forces with FOUR DIAMONDS to raise money to help conquer Childhood Cancer.  If you would like to make a donation or receive more information please click on the below click.

PA Lions 'Care - For The Kids™'



The 8th ANNUAL PAXTANG LIONS CLUB FOUNDATION AMATEUR GOLF TOURNAMENT is scheduled for May 24, 2019 at Fairview Golf Course. 

Shotgun start at 8:00am.  For Tournament Registration Form, please click on the following link

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Lion Jim Dermes (left)  receiving PA Fellow Award for 2017/2018 and Lion Jack Thomas (right) receiving the Melvin Jones Fellow Award for 2017/2018.  DG Lion Keldeen Stambaugh (middle) presented the awards.

The induction of Susquehanna Lions by DG Lion Keldeen Stambaugh and PDG John Malonee.


June 28, 2018 Charter Night Celebration and induction of new officers by DG Kathy Fouse




Kids and parents before the start of the Easter Egg Hunt




October 24, 2017 was a huge success.  Great turnout and beautiful fall night.

King Lion, Paul Morcom (left) with Guest Speaker Tim Burns (center) and Past President, Lion Donna Wedig (right)




Another very successful Patriot Dash organized by Lion Steve Remillard.  Runners turned out in droves to run the 5K on a very beautiful July 4 morning.

Some members of the Paxtang Lions Club getting ready to walk in the Paxtang Borough July 4th Parade!!!

The newly inducted Paxtang Lions Club Officers for 2017/2018.  Missing fron picture is incoming President Lion Paul Morcom (who was coaching a semi-final baseball game at the time of the photo).

Paxtang Lions at 64th Charter Night celebration on June 22, 2017


Lion Keldeen Stambaugh receiving the PA Felllow Award and the Melvin Jones Fellow Award at the Paxtang Lions Club's 64th Charter Night Celebration on June 22, 2017.

Lion Angie Kreitzer (top photo -left) receiving "Lion of the Year Award" from Club Peresident Lion Donna Wedig at Charter Night on June 22, 2017.

Our newest member of the Paxtang Lions Club (bottom photo- middle), Dan Stambaugh, being inducted by PID James Cavallaro at Charter Night.


April 8, 2017, Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Sauusman Park.  Members of the Paxtang Lions Club who organize and hold the event.

Some Paxtang Lions, Swatara Leos and friends at the annual Bowlathon on March 4, 2017.  A great day of fun, fellowship and fundraising.


The Paxtang Lions Club Annual Christmas Tree Lighting on December 4, 2016 in front of the Paxtang Borough Building

December 4, 2016, some of the Paxtang Lions at the annual Christmas Tree Lighting in front of the Paxtang Borough Building

On November 22, 2016, the Paxtang Lions were fortunate enough to have Kerry Zeiders, Coach (yellow shirt) and Kristie Davis (far right), Program Director, Special Olympics PA, Area M, come and explain how someone can volunteer with the Special Olympics and all of wonderful things that the Special Olympics does for our community.  Also, present in the picture are PDG Bill Tuttle and President Donna Wedig.



On November 22, 2016, the Paxtang Lions inducted two new members into its club, Lion Alexandra Stambaugh (2nd from right) and Lion Rob Herman (2nd from left).  Also present in the picture are PDG Frank Wedig (far left), President Donna Wedid (middle) anf 2nd Vice District Goverrnor Keldeen Stambaugh.  We are so proud to have such wonderful new members in the club and we look forward to helping them grow into the Lions we know they could be!!


On November 10, 2016, the Paxtang Lions Club hosted a Zone Meeting.  Present from left to right, Vice President Paul  Morcom, Zone Chair Michael Stephens, Zone Chair Georgie Neufer, President Donna Wedig and 2nd Vice District Governor Keldeen Stambaugh

On November 10, 2016, Major John Pfau (left) spoke about Veterans Day at the Paxtang Lions regular club meeting.  Also present in the picture are President Donna Wedig and Vice-President Paul Morcom


Another Fantastic Paxtang Halloween Parade put together by the Paxtang Lions Club, with special kudos to Parade Chair Lion Rick Waltz!!

For Parade results check out "Paxtang Lions Club Halloween Parade" to the left under HOME



The Paxtang Lions inducted two new members at its October 13, 2106 meeting.  From left to right, PDG Lion Bill Tuttle, new member Lion Gary Lenz, Past President Lion Keldeen Stambaugh, President Lion Donna Wedig, new member Lion Connie Herman.  Congratulations to our newest members!!!


On October 13, 2016, Corporal Brandon Pokrop (second from left) and Chief Jason Umberger (third from left), from the Swatara Police Department, were the guest speakers at the Paxtang Lions regular club meeting.  Past President Lion Keldeen Stambaugh (left) and President Lion Donna Wedig (right).

Lions Paul Morcom, Dorothy Louis and Angie Krietzer at Sam's Club for White Cane Days on October 2, 2016

Lions Frank Wedig, Joyce Tuttle, King Lion Donna Wedig and Bill Tuttle at Sam's Club White Cane Days on October 1, 2016

Paxtang Lions helping out at the Annual Paxtang Fire Company Crabfest on September 24, 2016

Past President Lion Joyce Tuttle (left) presenting gavel to incoming President for 2016/2017 Lion Donna Wedig (right)


Lion Joyce Tuttle receiving Melvin Jones Award from past reciprient Lion Bob Knerr at annual Charter Night Banquet


Lion of the Year Award being presented to Lion Donna Wedig (right) from past reciprient Lion Joyce Tuttle (left) at annual Charter Night banquet


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Peace Poster Winnings:  From left to right - Teacher, Ann Durand; 2nd Place Cayden Brixius; 1st Place Rachel Hitz; 3rd Place Dylan Duke; King Lion Joyce Tuttle



Annual Paxtang Lions Club Easter Egg Hunt at Saussaman Park on March 19, 2016


Some of the Paxtang Lions and Paxtang Leos participating in the annual Bowlathon on March 12, 2016.

Some of the Paxtang Lions Club and Paxtang Leos at the annual Paxtang Borough Christmas Tree Lighting on December 6, 2015 at the Paxtang Borough Building Gym

At our November 24, 2015 meeting, we welcomed Chris Pollock, one of the first human hand transplants, to our meeting.  He told us how he lost his hands in a farm accident and what he has gone through since it happened.  Also present was Rachel Pronesti, member of the Leo Club, who raised money to purchase winter hats and gloves for needy children.

At our November 12, 2015 meeting, Janis Creason, Dauphin County Treasurer, (2nd from left) spoke about the new Small Games of Chance laws.

The Paxtang Lions at Sam's Club collecting money for White Cane Days on October 30-31, 2015



JULY 4, 2015. 

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On October 8, 2015, weatherman Brett Thackara from ABC 27 spoke at the Paxtang Lions Club's regular meeting.  Brett spoke about being a weatherman and the preparation and skills necessary to accurately determine the weather.

Members of the Paxtang Lions Club volunteering their time to help out the Paxtang Fire Company at its annual CRABFEST on September 19, 2015.


On August 27, 2015, our guest speaker at our regular club meeting was Bill Hornung (center) from Hornung's Hardware.  Bill enlighted us all to household products and tools. Also in the picture is Lion Donna Wedig (left) and King Lion Joyce Tuttle.

2014/2015 Lion of the Year Award reciprient Lion Joyce Tuttle (right) receiving award from past recipient Lion Elaine Knehr (left).

2015/2016 Club President Joyce Tuttle (left) receiving gavel from Past Club President Keldeen Stambaugh (right)




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