Tag: SunBird Lions Club

Steve Shannon-Still in Motion

Steve Shannon is a little older and not as fast as he used to be, but this star of stage, screen and television can still put on a great show. On March 5 the SunBird Lions will present Steve Shannon…In Motion, a night of singing, story-telling and just plain good fun. Steve is a long-term…

SunBird Lions celebrates 20 years of service

Lions Jean Boddington and Marilyn Klooster received the Melvin Jones Fellowship for their years of outstanding service to the SunBird Lions Club.

Fred Garmeson On April 21 the SunBird Lions celebrated 20 years of service to the community, the state and the world at their annual installation dinner. There were displays highlighting fundraising and service projects over the past 20 years. Guest speaker District 21-B Governor, Lion Larry Palmer, talked about the accomplishments of the club. He…

Lions and LEOs sponsor concert

On April 11 the Chandler Sunbird Lions and the Basha High School LEO Club sponsored their long delayed annual Basha High School Band Concert. The concert, usually scheduled in January, was delayed this year due to a change in music directors at the school. New Music Director, Mr. Nathan Johnston, was able to put a…

SunBird Lions Club donates

Fred Garmeson presenting a check To Layne Varney

The SunBird Lions Club does so many wonderful things for SunBird and the community raising funds for people with disabilities. This past month they donated a check in the amount of $2,000 to purchase an automatic handicap door for the west entrance of the Clubhouse. We greatly appreciate all they do for both the community…

SunBird Lions presents An Evening with Brad Zinn’s Comedy and Magic Show

Brad is regularly engaged by theatres, hotels, major cruise lines, fundraising organizations and corporate meeting planners across the United States as a comedian, impressionist, magician and as a Master of Ceremonies. Recently he appeared at the world famous London Palladium, around the world on Holland America, Norwegian and Radisson Cruise Lines and headlined the historic…

Prepare to laugh and be amazed!

Mark your calendar for Saturday, March 14. The SunBird Lions will present the unique must see Brad Zinn’s Comedy Magic Show. You may have seen Brad Zinn before, but never like this. Brad Zinn is one of the most sought after comedy magic entertainers in his field. His background in acting, magic and comedy make…

Salute Our Vets Golf Tournament winners announced

Fred Garmeson The Lions Salute Our Vets Golf Tournament is now just a distant memory. But at the time, golfers played to salute our vets, raise some money for charity and have some fun. Despite the small turnout, we did just that. The winners were as follows: First place Gross ($50 ea.): Gene Dunbar, Lee…

Warm up your daubers

Fred Garmeson The SunBird Lions Bingo games start on November 7. Bingo sessions are on the first and third Friday from November through April. Get ready to have some fun and win some money. Game packs (10 games) are $3 for three card sheets and $5 for six card sheets. Special game sheets are $1…

What do you do with all that money?

Fred Garmeson For almost 20 years, the residents of SunBird have supported the fundraising efforts of the SunBird Lions Club. For that the Lions members are always grateful. It has come to the attention of the club that residents would like to know where we spend the money. First, it’s important to note that 100…

Library news

As of August 31, a total of 1,171 new and gently used paperback books have been donated to our troops. The SunBird Lions Club makes this possible. Thanks to all!