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OKAUCHEE LIONS CLUB

Proudly Serving our Community since 1950!

 

OKAUCHEE LIONS PARK

N49 W34400 Wisconsin Avenue

Okauchee WI 53069

Farmers Market at Okauchee Lions Park.  Thank you to all who supported our 2022 Season.  We'll be back in May of 2023.  More info to come.
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SANTA IS COMING TO LAKE COUNTRY : December 10, 2022 9am to Noon at Okauchee Lions Park
SANTA IS COMING TO LAKE COUNTRY - Okauchee Lions Pavilion - December 10 from 9am to Noon. There will be fun, surprises and holiday spirit that this event will bring. Make sure to order you tickets because Santa can't wait to see everyone!

On December 10th, The Okauchee Lions Club and students from Oconomowoc High School’s Seminar Digital Communications class are hosting a premier, holiday community breakfast, Santa is Coming to Lake Country! Scheduled from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m at the Okauchee Lions Bertrand Family Pavilion, with limited reservation availability every half hour.

Children will visit with Santa, receive a special homemade Christmas Cookie bag from Santa – baked by Mrs. Claus (aka Julie’s Blue Ribbon Cookies), and if chosen as part of your package, have a profession 4x6 picture taken by Classic Edition Photography that will be printed and available to take home when you leave. They can visit with very Merry Elves, make a Christmas craft, and mail a letter to the North Pole too.

A delicious breakfast buffet will be catered by Bryant’s on the Rounds, and yummy Coffee and Hot Chocolate can be enjoyed while listening to some wonderful strolling carolers. Weather permitting, trained Huskies from H2M2 Nation will make a special appearance as sleigh dogs outside the Pavilion AND H2M2 WILL BE STUFFING THE SLED with Toys for TOYS FOR TOTS! We ALSO ask each family to please bring a non-perishable food item for the Oconomowoc Food Pantry to help another family this holiday season.

Pre-registration is required, and will help provide a controlled traffic flow for this very special morning. Make your reservation for SANTA IS COMING TO LAKE COUNTRY and your Breakfast with Santa TODAY! 

 
ORDER YOU TICKETS HERE NOW!
 

DECEMBER 21, 2022

1PM T0 6PM - GIVE THE GIFT OF LIFE THIS HOLIDAY SEASON/ SIGN UP AT http://bit.ly/olcdec22


WISCONSIN LIONS CAMP

Our lottery registration is now open for the youth with diabetes camp sessions. Please read through the eligibility requirements and the process for entering the lottery.
Campers must be:
Ages 10-17 at Camp time.
At least one year out from their diabetes diagnosis.
Able to handle basic diabetes management skills
Able to be away from home for four nights.
To enter the lottery:
Contact Michelle Kruzicki, Camp Administrative Assistant at mkruzicki@wisconsinlionscamp.com or 715-677-4969.
Include your camper's full name, birthdate, and the session they'd prefer to attend. The sessions are July 9-13 or July 16-20, 2023. Entering the lottery does not mean a guaranteed spot in the camp program.
Names will be drawn on January 30, 2023 when the lottery closes and applications will be emailed or mailed to those selected for completion. Applications will be reviewed for eligibility, and if the camper is accepted, a confirmation packet will be emailed or mailed to you.
For more information please check out our website or give Michelle a call. The summer schedule and other sessions are all listed on the website. Please share with anyone who is eligible!

* Enjoy the Playground but we request NO DOGS (Service Animals exempt) be brought to the park for the safety of all our community, and your pet while enjoying the park.

* Restrooms are open until November 5th. 

*Check out our new message cabinet between the rest room doors at the Park for Lions and Community events.

* Enjoy and help restock the little library book exchange box at the park entrance. Thank You to the Girl Scouts for this benefit to the community.

* Please dispose of all refuse in the park and restrooms in the proper containers while using  the park. Thank You for helping us to keep our park ckean for all to enjoy.

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Donations online @ https://wccf.fcsuite.com/erp/donate/create?funit_id=1157

To Contact the Okauchee Lions by Phone:262-560-0532 to leave a message for a call back,  email info@okaucheelionsclub.com

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Call Lion President Jason McKellips for information at 262-888-3568

oklc.president@gmail.com

       OKAUCHEE LIONS CLUB RESERVATIONS: Please send your inquiry to oklc.reserve@gmail.com. Include your name, phone and detailed request.  All inquiries will be acknowledged within 24 hours.

Calendar for availability: https://teamup.com/ks56fpmvmakamou7hw

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For baseball diamond reservation for 2023 call Lion Jeff Hellman 262-894-7544.

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Okauchee is a “community”.  From the residents, businesses, visitors, and lake go-ers of the Waukesha County Lake Area, the spirit of Okauchee is apparent.  The Okauchee Lions Club is grateful for this spirit as shown by the generosity of our financial donors, our contractors who donated all or parts of the material and labor costs, our family and friends who volunteered endless hours, our community who attended our function, and most importantly our families who shared us with the community. Updated Donor Board Completed April 2022.

The Lions Club motto is “we serve”.  Past, present and future, the Okauchee Lions will serve the community by having a park for public use.  Remember, the park receives no financial support from tax dollars yet operates like a public park.  All moneys used to operate the park are privately raised.  The park offers playgrounds for children of various ages, two baseball/softball diamonds, two volleyball courts, and reservations of the Bertrand Family Pavilion (oklc.reserve@gmail.com or 262-560-0532 and leave message) and preparation areas.

Calendar for availability:   https://teamup.com/ks56fpmvmakamou7hw

Thank you to the greater Okauchee Community for your generosity and support.  The Lions will continue to “Serve” the public.

Opportunities to donate remain available for the completion of the pavilion, additional playground equipment, and lights on the baseball/softball diamonds.  For donation or membership information, contact any Okauchee Lion member or one of our officers:

President - Jason McKellips 262-888-3568      Vice President Mike Higbee 262-893-4546

Secretary Sandy Schick 262 567-2725             Treasurer Cher Matteson 262-613-6438

 

Community Is What We Make It

Our goal is to create and foster a spirit of understanding amongst the peoples of the world. We believe in servicing our community by providing events, activities, sponsorship, and support to local and international charities that will not only strengthen our community, but meet the humanitarian needs of others, while encouraging peace and understanding of the world we live in to inspire future generations.

WE NEED YOUR HELP!

 Currently we want to raise $$90,000 for lights on the big baseball diamond and another $65,000 for lights on the small baseball diamond.

We still have more money to raise to complete the project! We need your help, any donation is greatly appreciated!  All donations are tax deductible! If you are willing to donate- Please contact Jason McKellips 262-888-3568  oklc.president@gmail.com

Has it been on your bucket list have your legacy in a permanent structure? For larger donations.......

  • An area of the park may be named for a section of the park.  Baseball diamond(s), Clubhouse, or Pavilion.
  • The name should clearly identify the area and not conflict with any area facilities of the same name.
  • If an area is named for a person or company, the individual(s) or Company shall be one(s) who has demonstrated exemplary moral character, who has made an outstanding contributions to the Lions Club, humanity or the community and has displayed outstanding leadership or who has been identified as a person of historical significance.  If the individual is living, written permission must be secured prior to approval.

The Okauchee Lions is growing!  We are excited to welcome new members!!  Interested in joining the Okauchee Lions Contact us!!

Ways To Be Involved

Are you interested in becoming a Okauchee Lions Member?  We Would LOVE to have you as a member! Are you interested in helping out, but are unsure of the commitment or time involved? Call 262-560-0532 or e-mail info@okaucheelionsclub.com to find out how you can become a member, sponsor or volunteer!!

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OKAUCHEE LIONS PARK

N49 W34400 Wisconsin Avenue

Okauchee WI 53069

 

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