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August 1999

Thanks to  Red's Cafe of Montrose for the excellent meal at our July 8th meeting.

Lion Dan Oestreich presented an award to Trina Krohn who has been our Easter Bunny at our Easter Egg Hunt the last few years.

A donation was made to the HLWW Travelling Basketball teams towards the purchase of new uniforms.

Thanks to all our members who helped out during the various events of Good Neighbor Days in June.  Special thanks to Lion Charles Engels for the use of his truck during the parade and to Lion Dan Judd and his helpers for the meal after the parade.
Congratulations to Ashley Bren, daughter of Lion LeRoy Bren, who found the Lion medallion during Good Neighbor Days.

Thanks to all H.L. Lions members and friends who showed up at our 2nd annual golf outing at H.L. Greens.  A good time was had by all.  The winners were as follows: 1st place--Lions Glen Behrends and Dennis Massey; 2nd place--Lions LaNette Thorson and Ron Mielke; and 3rd place--Lions Duane Hass and Steve Weber.  Also, thanks to Lion Steve for putting this outing together and to Lions Mel and Renee Lahr for the use of their residence for the potluck meal afterwards.

Our next meeting will be on Thursday, August 5th at 7:00 P.M.  Social hour begins at 6:30 P.M.  Our second meeting will be on Thursday, August 19th.  There will be a Board of Directors meeting at 6:30 P.M. followed by a regular business meeting at 7:00 P.M.  There will be no meals served at either meetings.  Both meetings will take place at our regular meeting place.

The Sixth Annual Heel and Wheel for Hearing and Service Dogs will be held on Sunday, September 12th at Long Lake Regional Park in New Brighton at 1:30 P.M.  More details in the next newsletter.

Happy birthday to the following Howard Lake Lion members who are celebrating birthdays in August:  Tim Oberpriller(13); Tom Main(17); Stan Roberts(26); and Stan Holm(29).