February 20, 2020 shawneeoklions

We will be preparing for Chili Feast on Thursday evening at FBC in Shawnee. If you would like to come and help please be there at 6:30!

February 13, 2020 shawneeoklions

Join us on Friday, February 28th at 11:00-1:30pm or 4:30-6:30pm for the 16th Annual Chili Feast benefitting the Shawnee Lion’s Club at FBC Shawnee. Tickets:$7 for Adults$4 for Kids Contact Amy Townsend at yourfriends@shawneeoklions.org for more details.

March 26, 2018 shawneeoklions

The Oklahoma Lions Mobile Health Screening Unit is coming back to Shawnee. It will offer free health screening from 8am – 4pm on Friday, April 6th in the parking lot of the Pottawatomie County Community Market, 120 S. Center Street. FREE HEALTH SCREENING glaucoma visual acuity cholesterol blood pressure blood sugar (diabetes) body mass index…

November 13, 2017 shawneeoklions

The Shawnee LEO Club is hosting a coat drive to benefit Mission Shawnee. Coats and shoes can be donated until November 30th at one of the locations listed below during normal business hours. They will be donated to Mission Shawnee on International LEO Day, December 5th.   Boomarang Diner Corporate Office 2330 N Harrison Shawnee  …

August 29, 2017 shawneeoklions

The Oklahoma Lions Mobile Health Screening Unit will be in Shawnee this weekend. It will offer free health screening from 8am – 4pm on Saturday, September 2nd in the St. Anthony Shawnee Hospital’s Surgery Center Parking Lot, located at 1106 W MacArthur. FREE HEALTH SCREENING glaucoma visual acuity cholesterol blood pressure blood sugar (diabetes) body…

August 2, 2017 shawneeoklions

Lions Clubs have a tradition of raising awareness of diabetes, and working with those affected by the disease.  According to the World Health Organization, diabetes is a growing world epidemic that will affect over 642 million people by 2040.  It is a leading cause of blindness in many countries.  It can also lead to heart…

July 19, 2017 shawneeoklions

Vision is part of the Lions Club Global Service Framework. Vision screening for children is especially significant to Tom Cummings, with the Lions Kidsight USA Foundation. Speaking about lazy eye, Cummings told Shawnee Lions Club members that “It’s almost criminal that we let kids get past age 6 without being screened and finding this potential…

July 5, 2017 shawneeoklions

The Shawnee Lions Club presented checks for $500 each to Family Promise of Shawnee and Stand in the Gap Ministries. The checks were presented at a recent meeting by Lions Club President Brandon Hokit. “at the beginning of the year when we prepared our budget, I requested funds for 2 organizations that I feel strongly…

April 12, 2017 shawneeoklions

The Pottawatomie County Child Welfare Collaborative Family Support Task Force in partnership with the Avedis Foundation hosted a community luncheon to raise awareness about child welfare in Oklahoma.  The Shawnee Lions Club as well as other civic clubs in the area attended the event.   The featured speaker was former Oklahoma State Representative and Speaker…

April 6, 2017 shawneeoklions

Shawnee Emergency Management Director Don Lynch shares 5 tips to prepare for a Disaster. Learn About the Hazards that Affect Shawnee Tornadoes, earthquakes, wildfires, and flooding are some of the hazards that affect the City of Shawnee and surrounding area. It is important to be aware and have a plan in place when disaster strikes….