The regular meeting of the Macomb Lions Club was held on September 7, 2012. Members gathered in the dining room of the Grand Prairie Home with those members in attendance as shown on the Attendance Record and Guest Register. Transcribed below is what happened at the meeting:
Attendance: Guests 00
Lead in the Pledge of Allegiance – 1st VP Westen
Prayer – Silent
Program –-Macomb Mayor (Lion) Mike Inman – State of the City. The NTN-Bower expansion has started. They are also working with some new retailers to see if there is interest in Macomb. Selling bonds to catch up on major street projects - $7.5 million. This will still leave about 1 million each year to do other projects. Elections for the next city council will be in February.
1. Sign-up sheet for Candy Days was circulated.
2. Committee Reports -
Rose Sale – October 19th and 20th will be delivery dates. Orders should be prepaid and due to President Entwistle by October 4th.
Fund Raising – Lion Dewitt - Macomb Lions Day at Buffalo Wild Wings. On November 14th from 4 to 9 pm, BWW will donate to the Macomb Lions 10% of food purchases made when coupon is presented. Lion Dewitt will bring the coupons for us to give out.
3. Next meeting will be at Horn Lodge – Family Picnic.
4. Lion Beaver said publicity committee is doing a good job of getting articles in the paper.
Tail Twister Sweepstakes – $3.75 – Won by Lion Jan Entwistle. Rollover.