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Current Events (Meetings, Training, Service, and Fundraisers):

GENERAL
  • Inverness Lions Club, on the 2nd Saturday of every month (except December), hosts Texas Hold-em and Blackjack at 6PM at the Mama’s Kuntry Kafe, 1787 W Main Street (hwy 44) in Inverness.  $10 buys $200 worth of chips and at the end of the night (around 8:30-9PM) they host a Chinese Raffle. Pizza, other food, and beverages are available for purchase after 5 pm. EVERYONE is welcome!!!
  • MD 35's Quest Fundraiser - Each club is asked to sell 4 to 6 boxes of candy bars as a fundraiser to work toward a grant for the Quest program.  To learn more see the event flier.

February 2020

  • 2-20-20: Bill Engvall Live hosted by Orange Blossom Gardens Lions Club at 5 or 8PM.   The event will be hosted at The Sharon L. Morse Performing Arts Center at 1051 Main Street, The Villages, FL  32159.  Cost is $45 and up depending on seating.  To learn more go to the Facebook Event
  • 2-23-20:  Satellite Beach Lions Club 9th Annual Car Show from 10AM to 2PM.  Hosted at 1089 S. Patrick Dr, Satellite Beach, FL. Registration is $20 per vehicle.  See the Flier for more information.
  • 2-28-20 to 3-1-20:  MD 35 Spring Conference.  Click here to learn more. 

 

MARCH 2020

  • 3-1-20:  2nd ANNUAL ZERO K Beverly Kruger Memorial Walk Fundraiser from Jan 1 to Mar 1, 2020.  See flier (DOC, PDF) for more details.
  • 3-7-20New Voices Women's Symposium from 9AM to 3PM at the Sheraton Orlando North, 600 North Lake Destiny Road, Maitland, FL.  Cost is $25 per person (includes lunch).  See flier for more details.  
  • 3-7-20:  JDRF One Walk. For the third consecutive year, the Oviedo-Winter Springs Lions Club is partnering with the JDRF One Walk Orlando to raise money to find a cure for Type 1 diabetes and to fight diabetes The JDRF One Walk will be at 9AM on Saturday, March 7th at the Memory Mall on the campus of the University of Central Florida.  See flier (PDF, DOC) for more information on how to participate in and/or support this cause.
  • 3-7-20: ReSell-It Day from 8AM to 1PM.  Hosted by the Lake Sumter Lions Club at the Lake Miona Rec Center.  See flier for more details.
  • 3-14-20:  Shred to Protect from 9AM to Noon.  Hosted by the Ocoee Lions Club, Ocoee Women's Club, Ocoee Rotary, and the Ocoee Police Department.  First box is FREE.  Boxes 2 - 5 request a $5 donation per box.  See flier for more details.
  • 3-21-20:  YESTF Scholarship Selection Meeting starting at 11AM at the District 35 O Office 7200 Lake Ellenor Dr., Suite 109, Orlando, Florida.
  • 3-21-20:  Florida Lions Eye Bank's Annual Open House Celebration starting at 9:45A with tours of the labs and facility.  At 1:15PM Sightseeing Cruise of Biscayne Bay.  Both are FREE but space is limited (140 guests).  RSVP by March 6 to m.budnetz@miami.edu or call OR text my cell: 786-801-8541.  See flier for more details.
  • 3-21-2020:  Cornhole Tournament and Membership drive hosted by the Crystral Rivers Lions Club at 9AM.  $25 per person / $50 for a team of 2.  See flier for more details.
  • 3-24-2020:  Derby Night hosted by / held at the High Point Lions Club at 6:00PM.  Cost is $5 per person.  RSVP to Lion Barbara Leach (353) 515-6706.  See flier for more details.
  • 3-28-2020:  Ponce Inlet Lions Club presents their Annual Golf Tournament at 8:30AM.  The tournament will be hosted at the Cypress Head Golf Club, 6231 Palm Vista St, Port Orange, FL. $85 per player.  See flier for more details. 
  • 3-28-20:  Pulled Pork Supper and Dime Jingle hosted by / held at the High Point Lions Club at 4:30PM.  Cost is $8 per person.  RSVP to Lion Barbara Leach (353) 515-6706.  See flier for more details.

 

APRIL 2020

  • 4-4-20:  4th District Meeting on April 4, 2020 at Mount Dora (Mount Dora Lions).  PDG meeting at 9AM.  Executive meeting at 9:30AM.  RSVP by March 26th to Lion Mary Pezzo, htpezzo@yahoo.com, or cell text message to (352) 617-4242 . See flier for more details.
  • 4-4-20:  Western Night hosted by Ponce Inlet Lions Club from 5 - 9PM.  The event will be hosted at the Ponce Inlet Community Center, 4670 S. Peninsula Dr, Ponce Inlet, FL, and will cost $25 per person.  RSVP required by 3/2/20.  See the flier for more infomation.
  • 4-11-20Southeastern Guide Dogs presents their Annual Walkathon.  Registration opens at 9 a.m at Cranes Roost Park, 274 Cranes Roost Blvd., Altamonte Springs, FL 32701.  To learn more go to:  www.GuideDogsWalkathon.org/Orlando  or see the flier.
  • 4-25-20:  Mount Dora Lions 5th Annual "Strike for Sight" Fundraiser hosted by the Mount Dora Lions Club. Bowling will be from 2 to 5PM at the Break Point Alley in Tavares, FL.  Cost is $125 for a team of 4 and includes 3 games, shoe rental, Pizza, and Soft drink.  Contact Lion Brian, 352-223-4289 or communications@mtdoralions.org, to register.  See flier for more information.
  • 4-30-20 to 5-3-2096th Annual MD 35 Convention.  Click here to learn more.   Click here to register for the Convention.
  

JUNE 2020

  • 6-26-20 to 6-30-20103rd Lions Club International Convention – Singapore 2020.  Register here.
  

October 2020

  • 10-8-20 to 10-11-20:  Emerging Lions Leadership Institute in Fruitland Park. See the flier / Registration Form (PDF, DOC) for more details.  Cut-off for registration is August 1, 2020.
 
 
Looking Ahead - District Meetings for the 2020-2021 Lion Year:
  • 06-13-2020 - Organizational Meeting at Lake Alfred Lions Club; 9AM-Noon
  • 08-15-2020 - 1st District 35-O Advisory Meeting "Leadership Rally to be hosted by the Homosassa Lions Club. Location, time, and flier coming soon!  9AM - Past PDG Meeting; 9:30AM - Executive Meeting; 10AM-1PM - General Meeting.
  • 10-31-2020 - 2nd  District 35-O Advisory Meeting "Membership Mania" (Costume Party) to be hosted by the Lake Alfred Lions Club. Location, time, and flier coming soon!  9AM - Past PDG Meeting; 9:30AM - Executive Meeting; 10AM-1PM - General Meeting.
  • 11-6 to 11-9-2020 - Fall Conference "Cruise to Bahamas".  Reservation required.
  • 01-16-2021 - 3rd  District 35-O Advisory Meeting to be hosted by the High Point Lions Club. Location, time, and flier coming soon!  9AM - Past PDG Meeting; 9:30AM - Executive Meeting; 10AM-1PM - General Meeting.
  • 3-4 to 3-7-2021 - Spring Conference in Orlando.
  • 04-17-2021 - 4th  District 35-O Advisory Meeting to be hosted by the Orange City Lions Club. Location, time, and flier coming soon!  9AM - Past PDG Meeting; 9:30AM - Executive Meeting; 10AM-1PM - General Meeting.
 
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March 2020
  • 3-2-20 - Crystal River Kings Bay Lions Club (DG)
  • 3-3-20 - Satellite Beach Lions Club at Noon.  (DG)
  • 3-3-20 - Palm Bay Happy at 6PM (DG)
  • 3-12-20 - Clermont-Minniola Lions Club (DG)
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