Category: Club News

You will be missed, Dear Friend

The Chester Lions Club is deeply saddened by the passing of lifetime member, Joe Youngman. Joe was a kind and generous spirit who touched so many lives within our community, and he will be missed greatly. Joe’s family and friends

Welcome to the Neighborhood!

Mark Twain Night All Sold Out!

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Thank you to our sponsors!

The Chester Lions Club Oktoberfest 2014 was the most successful in the last 16 years.  The community enjoyed the festivities that have morphed into a tradition that brings families together .  The Chester Lions Club gratefully acknowledges the generous support of

Vision Screenings for Over 350 Children This Month

In early September, the Chester Lions Club, on behalf of the Lions Eye/Earmobile Foundation of New Jersey, helped to coordinate vision screenings for a number of urban schools, operated by the “Leaguers, Inc.” The Leaguers provide free pre-school/ Head Start

84 Preschoolers Screened for Vision

On behalf of the NJ Eye Ear Foundation, the Chester Lions Club, NJ visited the Leaguers.Inc Preschool in Newark. With the help of the NJ Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired, 84 children had vision screenings today. Over the

48th Slate of Officers Inducted

The Chester Lions Club installed its new slate of officers at Primavera in Stirling, NJ. on June 26, 2014. This year the new president of the club is John LeFand, a life member of the club who has received numerous

Antics Abound at Recent Dinner Meeting

Last Thursday’s dinner meeting proved to be full of all kinds of shenanigans. We were joined by District Governor Nancy Jakubczyk who filled us in on some important Lions International news and information as well as installing three new members. Members

Children Thoroughly Enjoy This Year’s Lunch with Santa !

Despite the snow, this year’s Lunch with Santa was a smashing success. Children from the community enjoyed an afternoon full of magic and merriment! The children were greeted by Santa and his elves, and then sat down to a hot

Chester Lions Help Rebuild the Shore

Hurricane Sandy left a massive foot print on a vast area of New Jersey. Striving to cushion and ultimately eradicate the pain suffered by so many, the Jersey Shore Workcamp headed by Bill Bechtoldt has taken the lead. Bill has