Monthly Archives: January 2014

Scotts Valley Host Lions Crab Cioppino Feed/Dance

 SVHLC 201444th Annual
 All You Can Eat (Best in the District) Crab Cioppino Feed and Dance

Brought to you by

The Scotts Valley Host Lions Club

When:  Saturday, March 1, 20 14

Where:  C.P.D.E.S. Hall, Harvey West Park, Santa Cruz

Time: 6:00pm No-Host Cocktails,
7:30pm Dinner
Band 9:00 pm-Midnight

Live band and dancing, back by popular demand...

The Billy Martini Band
70’s Musical Tribute

$50.00 per person Tax Deductible

Sunnyvale Host Lions St. Patty’s Dinner


Sunnyvale Host Lions

St. Patty’s Dinner

March 16th, 2014
Sunnyvale Elks Lodge
375 N. Pastoria Ave., Sunnyvale

Doors open at 4:00 with a no host bar available
Dinner will be served at 5:00pm

Adults $20
Children 12-18 $10
Under 11 Free

Contact Suzie DeUnger 408-378-1568
or Bob DeUnger 650-996-4127


PDG Dick McKenzie died on January 6, 2014.  Lion Dick was 82 years old.

He was born in January 1932 and joined lions in 1982!  Lion Dick was Governor in 1973-1974.

He was a graduate of Monterey High School, Class of 1949, attended Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo.  His career spanned over 50 years as a building contractor and master carpenter.

Richard is survived by his son, David and daughter Diane McKenzie.  Also his son-in-law Bill Bledsoe, children Victoria and Ethan; a brother-in-law John Brown of Phoenix and nephews and nieces.

PDG wife Doreen preceded him in death in 2000.

A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the Carmel Valley Community Youth Center, 25 Ford Road, Carmel Valley.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Salinas Host Lions Club,

P.O. Box 1, Salinas, California  93902

2nd VDG Jan Miller



Passing of PDG Richard “Dick” McKenzie

It is very sad to tell everyone that PDG Dick McKenzie passed away

January 6th!  PDG Dick has been a member since 1932!  He was

Governor in 1973-1974.     There will be a memorial later own!

More information will follow!

Salinas Host Lions will miss PDG Dick McKenzie very much!


2nd VDG Jan Miller


Day at the Races

2014RacesFlyerDay At The Races
Sponsored by San Jose East Valley &
San Jose Host Lions

Sunday, January 26, 2014

Golden Gate Fields Turf Club

 Meet the bus at 9:30 a.m. in the
Parking lot of Toyon and McKee Roads

 $65/person with bus
$45/take your own car

For tickets call Bob or Valerie Long (408) 923-7741
Or Carla Evans (408) 274-4728

San Martin Lions hold Club Level Student Speaker Contest

All Lions and guests are welcome to come and hear the students compete in the Student Speaker Contest.

It will be held Saturday, January 25th at 2 pm at the San Martin Lions Hall at 12415 Murphy Ave in San Martin.

Winners of this competition will go on to compete in the zone level contest at the same location on Saturday March 15 at 10:00am.

Contact Lion Stacia Weeks at for more information or if you would like to volunteer.