Tag: Sun Lakes Lions Club

Sun Lakes Lions Club Fly the Flag Program

Nancy Meiner After weeks of removing and replacing over 400 weathered and tattered flags, the Sun Lakes Lions Club, who originated the “Fly the Flag” program in 2003, will once again fill the skies of our Sun Lakes community with the stars and stripes of the American flag. On Labor Day, we pay tribute to…

Volunteers Needed for Fly the Flag Program

Volunteers are needed for the Sun Lakes Lions Club “Fly the Flag” program. We are in need of assistance in order to continue this program which provides 1600 American flags at our subscribers’ residences. The flags are installed and removed four times a year, covering seven major holidays, on routes throughout Sun Lakes. We have…

Sun Lakes Lions Club Annual Lions International Peace Poster Award Presentation

On Nov. 5, the Sun Lake Lions Club conducted its annual Lions International Peace Poster awards presentation. Fifteen students from the Chandler Unified School District submitted their interpretations of peace throughout the world. Our local winner was Eliza Schwitzer, a 6th grader at Riggs Elementary. Her poster will be evaluated with the other Lions division…

Sun Lakes Lions Club members showcase at open house

Forrest B. Cheuvront, Jr. Sun Lakes Lions Club in service to others, had tables at each area Homeowners Association Open House. Their tables displayed what Lions do in service to this area and worldwide service. Lions who served at these tables were Floyd Mullen, Clark and Nancy Meiner, Ruth and Larry Palmer, Forrest Cheuvront, Ron Gillet, Ray…

Sun Lakes Lions Club members receive awards

John Peterson Sun Lakes Lions who received awards at their meeting on June 6, 2019, were gathered together for a group photo. Left to right: Forrest and Shelva Kohler (received 20-year membership pins), Nancy and Clark Meiner (awarded a Certification of Appreciation with gift card from President Palmer for chairing, leading and working the Fly…

Sun Lakes Lions Club annual Casino Night

Lion John Peterson In late January, the Sun Lakes Lions Club hosted its annual Casino Night at the Sun Lakes Country Club. Over 400 guests were treated to a fun-filled night of gambling. Assistance was provided by Harrah’s Ak Chin Resort and the Sun Lakes Lions Breakfast Club. After earning reward dollars, the participants then…

2018 Sun Lakes Lions Peace Poster Contest winners

Lion John Peterson On December 6, the Sun Lakes Lions Club hosted its Lions International Peace Poster awards ceremony. This program encourages young people ages 11 to 13 to create a poster depicting “Kindness Matters” for this year. Locally, 15 students in the Chandler Unified School District submitted posters for evaluation. Our club agreed to…