Board of Directors Announces Change in Dinner Meetings

Because the Community House is scheduled to be closed for an extended period of time due to reconstruction, the Board of Directors has approved a change in dinner meeting location to George & Wendy’s Corner Grill on the corner of Periwinkle and Tarpon Bay Roads. The first dinner meeting scheduled at George and Wendy’s will be May 18th. Depending on the pace …

Nuclear Submarine Veteran Speaks At Lions Dinner Meeting

Wednesday night, January 6th… thanks to Lion Joe Smaha and his lovely wife, Shirley… the Sanibel Captiva Lions were treated to a fascinating talk by a former active participant in U.S. nuclear submarine development. In 1960, fresh out of medical school and an internship, Kevin T. O’Donnell went on active duty with the U.S. Navy to become a nuclear trained MD. As …

Lion’s Christmas Tree Profit Exceeds Last year’s….But Not By Much

According to Lion Treasurer, Les Forney, Sanibel Captiva Lions Club Christmas tree sales in 2015 showed a net profit of $11,925 compared to 2014’s net profit of $11,384. Les says, “There might be a couple of small bills from Baileys to come in”, but this number is very close to the final one. Team effort, good leadership and hard work …

LIONS CHRISTMAS PARTY A RINGING SUCCESS

Thanks to the successful efforts of Lions Nilou Peters and Lisa Cochrane, the Sanibel-Captiva Lions Club ended their 2015 social season on a positive note of Yuletide joy. This year, the Lions dined amid the tropical ambience of the award-winning Thistle Lodge Restaurant….part of the Casa Ybel Resort. After slacking our collective thirsts at the Coconuts Poolside Bar and Grill, …

New Lions Inducted on Dec 2nd. Lisa Cochrane and Don Swingle

Two New members to the Sanibel-Captiva Lions Club were inducted at the Lions Club meeting on Wednesday Night at 7:00PM at the Sanibel Community House  .The New Lions are: Lisa Cochrane and Don Swingle …More info and pictures will follow. The Sanibel-Captiva Lions Club welcomed guest speaker Tony Lapi to its most recent monthly meeting, held at the Sanibel Community …

The 2016 Sanibel-Captiva Lions Arts and Crafts Fair

The application for the 2016 Sanibel-Captiva Lions Arts and Crafts Fair is now available on our new website. You can also get more information about the event at the website. CLICK HERE TO GO TO THE NEW WEBSITE TO GET MORE INFORMATION

Sanibel Captiva Lions Club Vision and Hearing item Collection Locations

The Sanibel-Captiva Lions Club also collects 3,000 vision and hearing items  each year for recycling. These items include clear glasses, readers, tinted glasses, sun glasses, pairs of clear and colored lenses, broken and empty frames, accessories for glasses and hearing aids. The eyeglass collection boxes are at the following locations: 1. Sanibel Post Office 2. Sanibel Senior Center/Center for Life …

Sanibel-Captiva Lions Club 2nd Annual Eye Ball Dinner and Dance

Saturday, November 14th at the Community House from 5:00-9:00PM The 2nd Annual Eye Ball is Open to the Public. The Dinner and Dance will benefit Local Charities and Sight Based Charities. The popular band Uptown Express will provide Music and Cip’s will provide Dinner. Complimentary dance lessons will be provided by David Flory of the Island Ballroom. Tickets are available …

Our Meeting Schedule for 2015-16 is noted below (click here to open the schedule)

Meeting will be at the Sanibel Community Association House  The meeting starts at 6:00 PM  with the formal meeting beginning at 7:00PM. Our Meeting Schedule for 2015 and 2016 is as follows: The board adopted the following meeting schedule for the 2015-16 season: July 1 ————— DM= Dinner Meeting July 8 ————- BOD= Board of Directors Meeting July 15 ————– …