January 4, 2018


Minutes  1-4-18

Fibs 6:30pm


Call to order 6:30pm by President Tami

Tami led pledge

Sharon did 50/50 in Kevin King’s absence

No guests/no new members

President’s Announcements

Happy New Year!

District Governor pins available for $3

Ice Hogs game March 3rd still 9 tickets available. $15 each see Karen

Chemo Cargo

Jeanna has organized a service event on January 14th from 1-3pm. Sign up sheet passed around. Making chemo comfort bag for patients. Next to 808 Cheesecake in Roscoe.

Diabetes Awareness

Next meeting will be focused on this new pillar for Lions International. Speakers will be here.

Secretary’s Report

Motion to approve last meetings minutes from December 7th made by Karen, 2nd by Jeanna. Motion carried unopposed.

Treasurer’s Report

Allison handed out 2-reports, 2-sided. Includes Wimpy’s numbers through 12-20-17. Paypal will be allocated by next meeting. Motion to approve report made by Scott W., 2nd by Karen. Motion carried unopposed.

If anyone needs letters to cover donations please email Allison and she will get them out.

Happy Bucks

Kim Bruno         Pat       John P.             Allison

Tiny Lion brought back by Pat H. and given to Jack


Collected over 400 pks of items during sock and underwear drive for Wimpy’s. Leftovers to be donated to Carrie Lynn Center and Remedies.


Next orientation is January 16th 6:30 at Macktown Insurance Building. Please let Sheri know if you have anyone coming.


Next meeting is January 18th, 5:15pm at FIBS. 3rd Headliner has been confimed.


130 families/316 kids serviced this season. 2 Families are MIA. Donated some of extra food to Old Stone Food Pantry. Deliveries went well. Wrap up meeting to be held 1-10-18 6:30pm at FIBS downstairs.

SoBo Police department involvement

Bikes from Rock River Disposal

Get Rockton PD involved since this is where Wimpy’s began.

Questions on text programs to Steve Martin

Ice Rink

Steve Herringer thanked members for donations of wood. Liner is in. He got to meet “Joe” who started the rink initially. Everything is working out well. Interest from outside parties to sponsor costs is coming in. Asked Kerri to get a shout-out on social media regarding this.

Rose Day

Last Saturday Dick Adams went to Kick-off breakfast at Stokholm Inn.

20 for Plenty

Karen has tickets available

Yeti Fest /Chili Lunch

Jeff Schreck is chair.

Request came in from village to sponsor a sculpting team. Discussion commenced and it was agreed to take these funds from the Admin fund and not fundraising. Motion to make donation by Cathy B., 2nd by Pat H. Motion carried unopposed.

Thank yous

Will be ready at next meeting

From the Floor

Denise is looking for blanket and winter coats for the homeless. Please bring to next meeting.

Zone meeting scheduled for January 11th in Winnebago. See Tami if you would like to attend.

Motion to adjourn after 50/50 made by Steve P., 2nd by pretty much everyone.

50/50 Winner Kim Bruno Pinta $61

Next meetings:

OSD 1-18-18 5:15pm FIBS

General 1-18-18 6:30p FIBS

Exec Bd 1-25-18 6:30p FIBS