The Olds Lions Club traveled to Washington's Central Park on Thursday, July 11. They were invited by the Washington Lions to join them in fundraising efforts prior to the Washington Municipal Band concert in the park.
The Olds Lions Club sold homemade ice cream and cookies between the Thursday night Farmers Market and the band concert.
The Olds Lions Club will resume their regular meeting schedule with a picnic in the Olds City Park on Tuesday, Sept. 10. Hot dogs, chips and beverages will be furnished. Anyone interested in becoming a Lion is welcome to attend. Food will be served at 6:30 p.m. It will be followed by a brief business meeting to swear in the 2013-14 officers.
Persons interested in becoming Lions are welcome to attend regular meetings any time during the year or may contact any Lions member for more information. Lion Scott Meth will assumed the position of president of the Olds Lions Club on July 1. He may be reached at 319-931-5483 or <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
The Wayland Lions Club will host a community blood drive from 1:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 8, at the Community Center, 218 W. Main St.
Potential donors must be at least 17 years of age (16 with parental permission form available through <www.bloodcenter.org>) and weigh more than 110 pounds. A photo ID or MVRBC donor card is required to donate.
Donors who last gave blood on or before June 13, 2013, are eligible to give at this drive.
Blood donation is a safe, simple procedure that takes about 45 minutes to one hour. Individuals with diabetes or controlled high blood pressure may be accepted as eligible donors.