Lions Club Blog

The 2015 Food Drive Now in Gear

The DCTC Food Drive begins on Monday, Nov. 9 and runs through Wed. Nov. 25. Please bring in non-perishable food items to the Commons area next to the Lions banner. Food in particular need: peanut butter, jelly, canned fruit, healthy soups, and canned meat, All the food will be collected and brought to 360 Communities just before Thanksgiving. We would love to see you on campus!food drive logo

Join the Lions in getting bikes to kids

lions bikesThe DCTC Lions Club is going to a site next to the Mall of America on Tuesday, Nov. 17, to help get bikes ready for kids. The donated bikes are sitting there, waiting for clubs like ours to come and clean and prep the bikes to get them ready for the holidays. These bikes will be distributed by Bikes for Kids. If you are interested in volunteering, we’d love to hear from you! We’ll have 14 DCTC volunteers that can contribute 3 hours of their time from 6 pm – 9 pm on Nov. 17. Space is limited. Transportation from DCTC to the site and back will be provided. Please email Brett Kolles to register. brett.kolles@dctc.edubike 2

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Lions build homes for Habitat for Humanity

The DCTC Lions ready to build a home today for Habitat for Humanity in Cottage Grove. 9 DCTC students and two staff/faculty members are taking the MEA break to help build the American dream for a family. Thanks, Jenna, for bringing donuts! Great way to start the day!habitat 2015

Lions Club Meeting scheduled for Oct. 14

Please come to the monthly Lions Club meeting scheduled for 1:00 p.m. in 2-603 on Wed. Oct. 14. Snowshoeing, Habitat for Humanity, a food drive, and other events will be discussed. Good times! lions logo 3

Quarterly Lions Club Banquet held in Eagan

The Lions Region 3 Zones 5 and 6 banquet meeting was a hoot! It was great having dinner with all the other local Lions Clubs. lions banquet 2015

Upcoming Lions Club Meeting Dates

October 14 Lions Club 1:00 – 1:45 p.m. room 2-603 All students are welcome to attend

November 18 Lions Club 1:00 – 1:45 p.m. room 2-603 All students are welcome to attend

December 9 Lions Club 1:00 – 1:45 p.m. room 2-603 All students are welcome to attend

Elections and first meeting of the semester

All DCTC students are welcome to come to our first meeting of the semester! We will be sharing what the Lions Club does (the MOST active club on campus – and the most fun!) and having elections for the Board of Directors. The meeting will be starting at 1:00 p.m. sharp on Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015 in room 2-603. Light refreshments will be served. Meeting graphic

Lions to Support Clean Drinking Water in Nicaragua

DCTC Lions Welcome Visitors from Ethiopia

The Lions were proud to present gifts to visiting Ethiopian guests during a multi-cultural presentation. Great food, inspiring speakers, and a highly informative luncheon was a treat for all. Our DCTC Lions shirts are now going to be worn proudly on the African continent! Cool!ethiopia