Pride of Parkers Prairie Lions
To all the dynamic ladies of the Parkers Prairie area - young, old or in between:
- If you have something to give back to your community,
- would like the opportunity to network with key people in the community, or
- if you are interested in meeting people and having fun
Then join us for the opportunity to learn more about what the Lions organization can do for you.
Visit the Lions International Pride Lions site:
Meeting Location and Times:
Prairie Event Center
201 W Main St, Parkers Prairie
2nd & 4th Monday of each month - 6:15 pm Social, 6:30 pm Meeting
Pride of Lions Forms:
The first meeting of the Pride of Parkers Prairie Lions was December 22, 2006. District governor Carroll Kukowski and her husband Adolph were present, past District Governor Rodger Palmer-District Membership Extension Chairman, and Lions members Jim Arvidson, Bob Harris, Tom Myers, Clayton Skoglund and Roger Froemming were present to help present the idea.
There was a delighted amount of interest which resulted in scheduling another meeting. January 19th, 2007. Approximately 18 women showed, and 15 became members.
The Parkers Prairie Pride of Lions Club was official during the January 19, 2007 meeting with 18 ladies present.
The Pride of Lions are huge sponsors of the Youth within the area. Also, the Pride of Lions have contributed and continue to contribute to the Prairie Event Center with a total of $1,000.00 of their own assets as well as held several Pride Lions events to promote the center.
Pride of Lions Sponsored Calendar of Events:
February - Sweethearts Dance
March/April - Tootsie Pageant
June - Bicycle Ride
September - Wine, Ale & Beer Tasting
December - Prairie Christmas
Pride of Parkers Prairie Lions officers:
President: Jacki Suchy
1st Vice President:
2nd Vice President:
3rd Vice President:
Membership: Sheena Smith
Secretary: Christine Albright
Treasurer: Kelly Olson
Lion Tamer: Dawn Olson
Tail Twister: Deb Gappa
If you are interested in becoming a Lion member, please contact any of the above officers. We would enjoy your presence to keep this community growing and vibrant. All it takes is You!
We Will Make it Happen!
The Lions motto is "We Serve."