This year’s international convention will be a virtual event the last weekend of June. Register to see great sessions on a wide variety of topics, the Parade of Nations, and messages from our Lions leaders. Those registered can represent their club as a voting delegate. The cost is $75 – start the new Lions year motivated and informed! https://lcicon.lionsclubs.org/
Mission: Healthy Communities
Get your club involved with our district Diabetes Awareness Week May 10-17. Check back here May 1 for images and tips pages that you can share with friends and community members.
If you are looking for ways to participate, check out the information in the newsletter. Maybe your club is ambitious enough to create a public display, like the pinwheels for Child Abuse prevention or on a local sign? From hands on vounteering with the Red Cross and flyer distribution to sharing online surveys, EVERY club can participate!
Check out this free and informative online series about prediabetes and diabetes care from nurse and dietitian educators at OhioHealth. Lion Annette Baxter & Lion Margaret Lin, both from Mansfield United Lions Club are two of the educators who present in this series along with their colleagues!
What is prediabetes?
Maintaining Healthy Blood Sugar Levels During Covid-19
Diabetes: What You Need to Know
Physical activity and diabetes
Monitoring blood sugar levels
Managing hypoglycemia (low blood sugar)
Diabetes sick day management
Making a diabetes emergency plan
Diabetes moving forward and resilience
Club presidents – as we finish the last quarter of the Lions year, take a moment and complete this form to report on your club goals. Forms should be sent to Governor Kerry at firstname.lastname@example.org by June 30 to count towards our district goal and earn the Presidents’ Challenge.
Leadership Training 2021
Officer training was held May 1 and 2 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Ashland (May 1) and on Zoom (May 2). Thank you to all who participated! Be sure to return your evaluation forms to Lion Ann Miller if you have not already done so.
At this last round of zone meetings Global Service Coordinator Debbie Reidy and First Vice District Governor Kevin Reidy presented ideas for service projects in our club.
If you are interested in the information check out these links:
- Service Assessment
- 100 Service Ideas
- Trex plastic recycling project
- Bottle recylcing
- LCI – Planners for the 5 Areas of Service
- LCI – 25 Top Searches (for MyLion, logos and Melvin Jones, etc.)
Mansfield Strides Diabetes Walk
This event has been postponed until fall 2021.
Work with new members to keep them engaged!! Have them complete the Ten Rounds of the “O” Award Program and meet the eligibility requirements outlined at this booklet, then they can apply for the Multiple District 13 Orientation Award.
CLICK HERE for a printable pdf booklet form.
Welcome to MyLion – our online activities site! Click to page for more information and resources
Click to page for more information and resources
Learn digital skills:
- Learn computer skills and online basics at www.gcflearnfree.org/technology