Lions Club Blog

DCTC Lions win Presidents’ Student Leadership Award

Congratulations to the DCTC Lions Club on winning the Minnesota Campus Compact Presidents’ Student Leadership Award! This is the first time ever the college has won this award! The banquet was held at the College of St. Catherine’s in St. Paul on April 16. Congratulations to all of the 2015 DCTC Lions!presidents' leadership award

Lions Club District Banquet

The DCTC Lions Club Board of Directors will be attending the quarterly Lions Club International regional banquet on April 7.

Lions Club International

Lions Club International

Chili Cook-Off set for April 23

The 5th Annual Chili Cook-Off is scheduled for Thursday, April 23 from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. in the Student Life Center at DCTC. All proceeds go to “Be the Match,” an organization determined to find a cure for leukemia. For only $4, you can sample over 25 kinds of chili! Bring in an unused pair of prescription glasses to donate and pay only $3.00! Got chili? Register your chili to win one of three fabulous prizes including a signed Minnesota Vikings jersey! Email Brett Kolles at brett.kolles@dctc.edu to register your crock pot of chili! chili logo

Can Do Canines and Free Pizza – What Could Be Better?

The Lions Club is inviting all students, staff, faculty, and friends to join us on Wednesday, March 25 at 1:00 p.m. for a presentation on the talents and training of service dogs. They’re amazing! We will be offering free pizza, too! The presentation is in the Dakota Room on the DCTC campus.

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DCTC Lions win 2015 Presidents’ Student Leadership Award

Congratulations to the DCTC Lion’s Club on winning the 2015 Presidents’ Student Leadership Award by the Minnesota Campus Compact. The awards ceremony will be on April 16 at St. Catherine University in St. Paul. We had to move our annual Chili Cook Off to April 23 to be there for the Summit and Awards Ceremony. Way to go, Lions! We rock and roar! lions logo 3

The Bed Race at Buck Hill

Join 6 DCTC Lions as they compete on Saturday, March 7, at the annual Bed Race for Bridging event at Buck Hill. All proceeds go to supporting Bridging, Inc. The race begins at 5:00 p.m. There is a free shuttle that will pick you up at the Sears parking lot at the Burnsville Mall. DCTC Lions Club is registered and ready to rock and roll!bed race

Lions to Polar Plunge on Feb 28

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Teens for Jeans

Teens for Jeans

Teens for Jeans

 

DCTC is partnering with Aeropostal to collect jean of all sizes to give to to those in need! Starting February 2nd you can drop of your gently used jeans at the drop off locations at DCTC. Last year we collected over 50 pairs of jeans and we want to beat that this year!

Contact Nanci Al-Kordi with any questions you might have at ndalkordi@aol.com

 

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Spring 2015 Lions Board of Directors

I'm a Lion. Just ask!

I'm a Lion. Just ask!

Congratulations new DCTC Lions Board of Directors!

President: Jeff Germundsen

Vice President: Todd Keppers

Secretary: Jenna Phillips

Treasurer: Keither Prichett

Marketing Director: Whitney Bunce

Tail Twister: Megan Scherado

 

We Rock and ROAR!

Student Life Fair

Top left to right:
Brett Kolles, Jeff Germundsen, Megan Scherado.
Bottom left to right:
Keith Prichett, Whitney Bunce, Jenna Phillips, Annette Keenan.

Top left to right: Brett Kolles, Jeff Germundsen, Megan Scherado. Bottom left to right: Keith Prichett, Whitney Bunce, Jenna Phillips, Annette Keenan.

Get Involved!

If you missed the Student Life Fair, it’s not too late to get involved with the DCTC Lions! You can contact Brett Kolles at Brett.Kolles@dctc.edu with any questions you may have!

Not sure you want to become a Lions? Don’t worry, there is no obligation. You can attend the events of your choice and even make a volunteer event happen! Have a volunteer idea? Let Brett or any of the other Lions Know and we can help you lead the idea into a successful reality!

General Lions Meetings (Any and all Lions and perspective Lions can attend)

Wednesday February 11, 2015 @ 1:00pm Room 2-603

Wednesday March 4, 2015 @ 1:00pm Room 2-603

Wednesday April 8, 2015 @ 1:00pm 2-601

Board Member Meetings

Wednesday February 18, 2015 @ 1:30pm Room 2-603

Wednesday March 25, 2015 @ 2:00pm (after Can Do Canines) 2-601

Wednesday April 15, 2015 @ 1:30pm 2-601