Noble County Courthouse

May 2017

Albion Lions want to know!!!

Dear Community Members:

Thanks you for your wonderful responce to our town wide survey.

We are compiling the data and will be posting the results as soon as possible!

 Our goal is to clearly identify community projects, which we -- as a service club -- could help provide. 


Important Dates


May 20th Relay for Life

June 10th Lions Club 5K run





Donations and announcements:

Leader Dog for the Blind 2015-2016 $714.07

Leader Dog for the Blind 2016-2017 $441.56 and counting

$500 Scholership made to a Central Noble Student in 2016



History of Albion Lions Club

    Albion's Lion Club charter night was December 9,1952 and held in the old Albion High School gymnasium. The first meetings were held at the Schnetzlers Restaurant, located near the present Post Office on Orange street. The first President was James Girard.

     Some of the early projects were helping in the purchase of land for Chain-O-Lakes State Park. Building of tennis and basketball courts were the new High School is now. Three school crossing light, paying for glasses for students with families unable to afford them.

     Money was raised for these projects by holding pancake suppers, chicken barbecues, citrus fruit, popcorn, light bulb and broom sales.


Recent History

1995 Ladies joined the Club

2002 Club had 50th Anniversary

2003 Sponsored a LEO Club

2006 Lions 5K Run

2012 Dedication of Hidden Diamonds Pavillion to Dave Knopp

2012 Club had 60th Anniversary

2014 Helped raised funds for Town Splash Pad


 Current Members



 Fun Fact:

We have collected over 9,800 pairs of glasses in 2011

We have collected over 8,900 pairs of glasses in 2010


Our District 25-B has 1,580 members in 61 clubs


"Growing old is mandatory; growing up is optional"



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