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Mountain Roar

By Lion, Milt Fox

Mountain Roar

R.I.F. Dinner:
Our Reading is Fundamental (R.I.F.) Steak and Prawn Dinner was held Saturday October 14th. We had a great crowd of happy customers. We set no records this year but did receive many nice comments. Once again, we thank all of you who came out and supported our R.I.F. program fundraiser. Thanks go to the Portland French Bakery for the donation of those wonderful dinner rolls. We also thank Welches Clackamas County Bank, Welches Mountain Building Supply, Coffee House 26, and the Whistle Stop Tavern for the sale of our tickets.

Lions Bingo started off with a whopping 121 players for our 1st Bingo night of the season on Friday September 29th. We continued with good crowds averaging about 85 players the following 2 weeks. Remember the doors open at 6:00pm and Bingo starts at 7:00pm Please come and enjoy these fun Friday evenings,and thank you for supporting this important Lions fundraiser.

New Member Initiation:
Several new members were initiated into the club at our Wednesday October 25th dinner meeting. Lion Dan Wolf conducted the Initiation Ceremony. Presently the club has a membership of 108 Lions along with a Fox, a Lyon and 2 Wolfs.

Christmas Toy Drive Dinner!
Please plan to attend this year's Christmas Toy Drive Dinner which will be held Saturday December 2nd. Happy Hour begins at 6:00pm with dinner served at 7:00pm, price at the door is $20. Special Presale tickets are available for $18.00 at Welches Clackamas County Bank, Welches Mountain Building Supply, Coffee House 26, and the Whistle Stop Tavern or ask any Lion. According to Lion Chef Craig Calvert we will enjoy a meal consisting of Roast Top Sirloin of Beef, Ham and all the trimmings. This year’s Christmas Toy Drive is Co- Chaired by Lions Carol Norgard, Michelle Cassel, and Sarah O’Dowd.

Please bring a new unwrapped toy for local kids and join us for this delicious dinner and help others in need. We will also be collecting nonperishable food items for the Hoodland Community Christmas Basket Program. Thank you for supporting this Mt. Hood Lions project, a community tradition since 1996.

Lion Ron Whisenant:
We were saddened by the loss of Lion Ron Whisenant who recently passed away. Lion Ron was our club secretary in the mid 1990s and was a member of the club for over 30 years. Our thoughts and prayers go to Lion Ron’s family.

It’s great to be a Lion!

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