Lake City Lions Club

Letter: Better-than-expected fundraising means more good work in the community

Oct 18, 2018
To the editor: On September 20, 2018, Lake City Lions continued their mission of conducting an event to: 1. Raise monies for events/programs/projects which are endorsed by the Lions, and 2. Have a superb meal and an evening of fun and enjoyment. For seven years Lake City Lions have held a fund...

Letter: Support Lions’ work by attending banquet

Aug 22, 2018
To the editor: This letter is directed to residents of Lake City and surrounding communities. We are sure you are aware of a fantastic event which has been sponsored and conducted by the Lake City Lions in September for the past six years. This event was the creation of the late Lyle Sommers, and...

Letter: Lions experience joy of being part of something good

Aug 8, 2018
To the editor: On Saturday, July 21, a group of Lake City Lions attended the Wabasha County Fair in Wabasha to assist with the Tractor Pedal Pull. This is an annual event for children ages three to twelve, who compete by sitting on a small tractor and pedaling it as far as they can. The tractor is...

Keller award is a source of pride for local Lions

Jul 12, 2018
The Lake City Lions Club received a letter in June recognizing its contribution to the Minnesota Lions Eye Bank and Minnesota Lions Vision Foundation, which celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2018. Helen Keller challenged Lions International in 1925 to “Become knights of the blind in this crusade...

Service clubs clean Hok-Si-La dining hall

May 3, 2018
Hok-Si-La Park opened for the season April 27. To help it prepare for the first wedding of the season on May 5, members of the Lake City Kiwanis Club and the Lake City Lions Club cleaned the dining room. Pictured, from left, are: Mike Bross, Grant Cooper, Dick Betcher, Bill Otto, Dave Dueholm, Greg...

Letter: Lions brunch a success thanks to volunteers and diners

Apr 4, 2018
To the editor: On behalf of the Lake City Lions and the event committee, I submit this note of thanks and appreciation. As noted in prior advertisements in the Shopper and Graphic, Lions conducted a brunch on Palm Sunday, March 25 at St. Mary’s church. Attendance was very good with over 300 people...

Lions Club Palm Sunday Brunch

Mar 15, 2018
Palm Sunday Brunch sponsored by the Lake City Lions Club at St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church in Lake City. Scrambled eggs, wild rice sausage, cheesy potatoes, muffins, fruit, milk, orange juice and coffee. Adults are $10 at the door. Children ages seven through 12 are $7. Children six and under...

Letter: Lions fundraiser was successful and fun

Oct 5, 2017
To the editor: On Thursday evening, Sept. 21, Lake City Lions hosted their sixth annual Lyle Sommers Fall Fundraiser. Some seven years ago, Lion Lyle Sommers created the idea to conduct a much needed fund raiser for the club. Lake City Lions continue this function in remembrance of Lion Lyle....

Letter: Lions Club fundraiser a 'grand success'

Jun 14, 2017
To the editor: On Saturday, May 6, during the 100 mile garage sale, Lake City Lions conducted an annual event known as “White Cane Day.” This event was held to help create public awareness of blindness and eye diseases, and to collect donations to assist those who are afflicted with this medical...

Fifth annual Lions fall fundraiser is Sept. 22

Aug 17, 2016
To the editor: On Thursday, Sept. 22, Lake City Lions will sponsor and conduct the fifth annual Lyle Sommers Fall Fundraiser. This event will, again, be held at the Lake City Sportsman’s Club, and constitutes one of the Lake City Lions’ major fund raisers. Monies raised through this event will be...


The Lake City Graphic
Ph: 651-345-3316 (M-Tu 8am-4pm, W-Th-F 8am-3pm)
Fax: 651-345-4200
P.O. Box 469
111 South 8th Street
Lake City, MN 55041