Year: 2012

Food Pantry Trick or Treat – Oct. 27

The Chester Lions Club will be hosting a Food Pantry Trick or Treat. Donate a non-perishable and grab a treat outside the Chester Shoprite on October 27th from 1-5pm.

Mark Twain Night Cancelled

Dear “Mark Twain Show” Patron, Mr. Richard Garey, the actor who was to portray Mark Twain at the Black River Playhouse on Friday, had emergency open heart surgery yesterday in Missouri. Our prayers for a complete recovery are with him.

Oktoberfest 2012 Is Well Under Way!

The weather held out on Saturday for day 1 of the 14th Annual Oktoberfest. To see more pictures from the event today check out our Facebook Page here! And don’t forget to stop by tomorrow for great food, entertainment, and beer!

The Tents Are Up!

You know something great is about to happen when you pass by Chubb Park and see this! Oktoberfest is this weekend! Weather reports are starting to improve, so make sure you keep this event on your calendar.  But just in case,

2012 50/50 Tickets Sold Out!

Thanks to the valiant efforts of all of our members, all 500 50/50 Raffle Tickets for this year’s Oktoberfest have been sold! Good luck to those who purchased them! If you didn’t get a chance to purchase one, make sure

Lions at the Craft Fair

Lions Nick, Kendra, Rich, Jack, John, Joe, Mike, Phil and Warren sold 50/50 raffle tickets and talked up Oktoberfest at the Chester Craft Fair today. Jake Peroncik holding  the Oktoberfest sign. Only 14 tickets left! Click here to request your

Mark Twain Himself Tickets Available

Tickets are now on sale for the Chester Lions Club sponsored “Mark Twain Himself” show that will take place at the Black River Playhouse on Friday, October 12th at 7:30 PM.This is a social event for our members, their families

50/50 Tickets Are Now Available!

It’s that time again! The Chester Lions Club’s Oktoberfest is right around the corner and we are selling tickets for our 50/50 raffle. How it works: Only 500 tickets are sold at $20 a piece– the winner receives a max prize of $5,000 cash.

The Chester Lions Club contributed $2,500

The Chester Lions Club contributed $2,500 toward the “one shot, one life, Lions Measles Initiative”. With 450 daily deaths from measles, the Lions International Foundation and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation are working together to eliminate measles with a

Lions Install New Board–Mischief Abounds

On June 28 at the Meadow Woods Manor in Randolph, the Chester Lions Club installed this year’s new board of directors to carry on the traditions of Lionism. But before any of that could be done, the long-standing tradition of