District Governor's Visit

On 23 January 2017 District Governor Alan Guy paid his annual visit to our club

(Photos BK)


Zone Chair Rob Dalton introduces DG Alan Guy


DG Alan Guy addresses the club


Lion Jude recieves recognition for her Dog Walk work pins


Lion Anne receives her 10-year service pin


Lion Joan receives her 15-year service pin


Lion Carol receives her 10-year service pin


Lions sign a banner for the Lions 100th anniversaryparade in Chicago


Lion Jude and President Betsy


Service pin recipients

New Lion!

New Lion Brian Hardy was inducted to the Gabriola Lions Club on 23 January 2017

President Betsy conducts the Induction as Lion Mike Phillips looks on


Lion Mike Phillips "Pins" new Lion Brian Hardy


DG Alan Guy presents Lion Brian a commemorative Sooke Lions pin

Open House!

On 8 May 2017 we hosted an open house for our community to celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Lions Clubs International and the 42nd Anniversary of the Gabriola Lions Club. Over 100 people attended.

(Photos by Shirley Nicolson and Bill Kalbfleisch)


Charter President Lion Eric presents opening remarks


Food line


Lion Jon cuts a cake


Talking about Lions projects


Door prize draw


Checking out Lions praphernalia


President Betsy and Lion John


Vest of the late Lion Eric Kenny, a Past President


Scholarship presentation photo display


Cheque presentation to the Gabriola Scouts


President Betsy and Lion Paul


Checking out our Lions video and displays

End of Year BBQ

On 26 June 2017 the club held it's annual End of Year BBQ to celebrate our last meeting of fiscal year 2016-2017. Lions Ken and Shirley Nicolson once again offered their beautiful garden as the venue. Thank you Ken and Shirley!

(Photos by Don Butt, Shirley Nicolson and Bill Kalbfleisch)


The venue


Danielle, John and Bill


Larry


Sue, Eric and Sharon


John and Miriam


Liz, Judith and Mary-Jane


Suzy and Lynda


Victoria and Jackson


Mary, Bill and Lucille


Mike and Kathy


Olga


Doug

Hot Dogs and Tickets

On 5 August entrepreneurial Lions got together in the Village to sell tickets for the Concert on the Green and Air Canada Raffle. Hot Dogs were also sold as a fund raiser.

(Photos by Don Butt)


Kathy, Bruce, John, Jon, Anne, Shirley and Rieki.


Rieki and Chef Shirley.


John, Bruce, Anne, and Jude.


Kathy, Anne and John.

Concert on the Green Sponsor Signs

On 5 August Lions not selling tickets in the Village got together to clean and assemble the sponsors' signs that will be prominently displayed at the concert.

(Photos by Don Butt)


Sandy, Graham, Joan, Sharon, Mike and Miriam.


Mike.


Miriam, Mike, Coco, Joan, Sharon and Sandy.


Coco and Mike.