The Bethany Lions Club Welcomed Santa to our town this past Saturday at the Clark Memorial Library.
Come out Saturdays to the increasingly popular Bethany Lions Flea Market. Still Free admission and parking for buyers!
The following awards were given to club members for their dedication and hard work for Bethany Lions and our community:
“Lion of the Year” – Anne McDonnell
“Lifetime Achievement” – Don Duman
“Lifetime Achievement” – George McDonnell
5 years = Nasreen Kahn
Mary Ellen Diotalevi
20 years = Kim McClure Brinton
25 years = Craig Stahl
45 years = Russ Von Beren
100% Meeting Attendance = Anne Dembski, Bruce Hescock, Janet Hescock and Stu Horton
New Member and Sponsor Recognition
Mena Argentari – sponsored by Janet Brunwin
Linda Dubosar – sponsored by Janet Brunwin
. On June 19th, Anne Dembski was sworn in as President of the Bethany Lions Club for the 2015-2016 year by Bethany resident and Zone Chair and 2nd Vice-District Governor Elect, Shaukat Kahn. Anne serves as Assistant Executive Director at the Bradley Home in Meriden and has been a very active Bethany Lion.
2015 – 2016 Bethany Lions Officers are:
President Anne Dembski
1st Vice President Sal Ferrante
2nd Vice President Paul Magda
3rd Vice President Steven Ryan
Secretary Janet Brunwin
Treasurer Jim Tirrell
Tail Twister Janet Hescock
Lion Tamer Bruce Hescock
Membership Chair Alex Dembski
Bethany Lions Club Scholarship Night 2015 was held on June 9th at Lakeview Lodge. Five Bethany high school seniors who are college bound received scholarships; they are:
Daniel Wivagg received $3,000, the Russell and Janice von Beren Community Service Award. He will be attending WPI
for Mechanical Engineering in the fall.
Arvene Golbazi received $2,000 and she will be attending Boston University as a bio/premed major.
Victoria Liu, received $2,000 and she will attend Wellesley College to study Molecular bliology
Jordan Young received $2,000 and he will attend UConn with a major in nursing.
Douglas Rives received $2,000 and he will attend WPI majoring in Mechanical Engineering
Bethany Horse Show
Date: 5/31/2015 (Sunday)
Address: Old Bethany Airport Show Grounds, 715 Amity Road, Bethany, CT 06724
Location: Bethany, CT
Web Page: http://bethanyhorseshow.org
Description: BETHANY HORSE SHOW SCHEDULED FOR May 31st
The 29th Annual Bethany Horse Show will be held on Sunday May 31st at the Old Bethany Airport on Route 63 in Bethany.
Sponsored by the Bethany Lions Club and the Sleeping Giant Pony Club the show will have two rings running simultaneously
beginning at 8 AM rain or shine – lasting all day long.
Featured will be Hunters, Jumpers, English and Western Equitation,
Breeds, Driving and Pleasure divisions.
Donation is $3.00 with children under 10, free.
For more information go to: www.bethanyhorseshow.org
Cynthia Jensen, Show Manager 203-2 72-0142