Lions Memorial Sunday

May 22, 2022

Honoring our deceased Lions:

Leslie Deschenes, Sharon Demeter and Evelyn Ferreira.


Club representatives / Tiverton Lions Members:  President Rosemary Bowers, Barbara Platt, Jeanne Travers and Brenda and Bob Valcourt hang memorial wreaths at Roger Williams Park at the Lions Memorial area.



2019 Lions Club Peace Poster Winners
for Tiverton, RI and Little Compton, RI

(Left to Right) Brenda Valcourt, Peace Poster Contest Co-Chair and holding Marin Goodfriend’s poster 2nd Place Wilbur-McMahon School, Mary Salvadore Goodison, TMS Art Teacher, Riley Lussier Wilbur-McMahon School 1st Place, Charlie Harrison, TMS 3rd place, Lila Reimels, TMS 2nd Place, Steve Schreiner TMS Art Teacher, Jameson Schreiner TMS 1st Place, Bob Valcourt,  Peace Poster Contest Co-Chair


Tiverton Lions Past Events

Annual Tiverton Library Book Fair - June 2018

Vice President Elaine Bristol presents a check to Lion Geri Holewiak, who is also a board member for the Friends of Tiverton Library. The funds were raised at the "Annual Tiverton Library Book Fair'. The Tiverton Lions set up a booth, cook and sell, hot dogs and hamburgers, with the proceeds going to the Library. This is just one of the many annual service projects our club does in the community.

Certificate of Appreciation" from Lions Club International - July 2018

PID Peter Barilla presents "Certificate of Appreciation" from Lions Club International
to Pres. David Vieira recognizing their 75 years of dedication to the town of Tiverton.

Visitors from the Lake Sumter Lions Club in Florida - May 2018

President Dawn Cabral Quimby welcomes fellow Lions Jane and Ed Mello, visiting from Lake Sumter Lions Club, located in The Villages, FL. She presented them with our clubs Friendship Banner. It was a fun evening and great opportunity listening and learning about how Lions are so much alike yet do many different things. We all know that no matter where you are from as a Lions you are always family and we enjoying coming together. 

Drink and Dabble - April 2018

Tiverton Lions and Friends "Drink & Dabble" at Family Ties - We're not 
Rembrandt but we sure know how to have fun!

Tiverton Peace Poster Contest Winners - 2017


Lions donate to Tiverton Library

Lions Leslie Deschenes gives a check to Geri Holewiak from the Tiverton Library. The Tiverton Lions ran a food kitchen during the library's latest book fair. A portion of the money raised goes back to the library.

3rd Annual Community Recognition Night
Hosted by the Tiverton Lions Club

was a HUGE SUCCESS on March 12, 2016

The Tiverton Lions Club is honored outstanding individuals 
of the Tiverton Community.

Tiverton Lions 2016 Honorees
Full Article in the Sakonnet Times HERE

Tiverton Lions Club Peace Poster Contest Winners

(Mr. Steven Schreiner, Art Teacher - TMS; 3rd place, Aaron Colberg;
1st place, Giavanna Materra; 2nd place, Abby Arruda;
Ms Mary Salvadore, Art Teacher - TMS)

The Tiverton Lions Club recently held its "Annual Peace Poster Awards Night" at McGovern's on the Water Restaurant in Fall River, MA

Each year Lions Clubs International sponsors the International Peace Poster Contest and more than 300,000 youth ages 11 to 13 from around the world participate. A theme is chosen and this year's theme was "Share Peace". Individual Lions Clubs sponsor their own contests and select their winners.  The top winner of each contest is then entered into the RI District 42 or State Lions contest. The top poster is then entered into the International Peace Poster Contest. 

This years 1st place winner for Tiverton was Giavanna Materra, 8th Grade.  Her poster was entered into the RI District 42 Lions Club Contest where she won 1st place. Her poster has now been entered into the International Contest with winners announced in March. 

The 2nd place winner was Abby Arruda, 7th Grade and 3rd place winner was Aaron Colberg, 8th Grade. All students are from the Tiverton Middle School. 

Personalized t-shirts with a copy of their poster and certificates were presented to each of these winners along with a cash award. 

certificate of appreciation was presented to Mr. Steven Schreiner and Ms Mary Salvadore, Art Teachers at the Tiverton Middle School who conducted the contest in their classes. These dedicated teachers motivate their students and help make this contest a success!

Big Success !!! our September 2015 

Thanks to the Swansea Country Club
Special Thanks to all our Tee Sponsors

Amerprise Financial - Fall River, MA
Family Ties Restaurant - Tiverton, RI
West Main Pizza - Tiverton, RI
Lil Bear Sports Pub and Lounge - Tiverton, RI
McGovern's Family Restaurant - Tiverton, RI
"In Loving Memory of Dan E Ferreira" - Evelyn and Bruce
B & M Embroidery - Tiverton, RI
Jay Edwards - District 70 Representative
Leo' Greenhouses - Tiverton, RI
Allstate Insurance - Tiverton, RI
Donnelly & Panaggio Attorneys at Law - Fall River, MA
Dutchman Dental - Tiverton, RI
Bank Newport
Paquin Insurance Agency - Tiverton, RI
"In Memory of Everett Platt" - Barbara


October 2015

Tiverton Senior Cookout - Public Service Project

We completed our Senoir Cookout again this year and it was another huge success. Thanks to all our volunteers who attended and helped make this a big hit.

See our Photo Gallery for some pictures of the event.



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