History of the Lions

The International Association of Lions Clubs was organized in 1917 with 22 clubs in nine states and has grown to 45,923 clubs with 1.4 million members in 193 countries. The International Association of Lions Clubs, through its fundraiser called "Campaign SightFirst," is trying to prevent or even cure 40 million cases of blindness worldwide. Lions from all around the world have raised over $148,600,00 for this program.

Orrville Lions Club

You Can Help!

We are looking for community minded persons to help us help our local Orrville, Dalton community. Our Lions Club is open to men and women who have a desire to make a difference and to help those less fortunate.

For more information on joining, please contact Membership Chair Melissa Siburt at 330-765-0603.

Download our informational brochure here and our membership application here.

Financial EYE CARE related assistance available.

Announcements

(NEW) Meetings: Every 2nd and 4th Monday at 6:00pm at Aultman Orrville Hospital's Community Room

Upcoming Events

2017

  • July 10 - Kelly Gearhart-The Daily Record
  • July 24 - Kevin Platz-Orrville Boys and Girls Club
  • Aug 14 - Ribfest Details & Tail Twisting Fun
  • Aug 28 - Ribfest Wrap Up
  • Sept 11 - Special Remembrance of 9/11 tragedies
  • Sept 25 - Lori Reinbolt Orrville Chamber of Commerce
  • Oct 9 - Brian Krebs-Attorney (Nursing Home Info)
  • Oct 23 - Lauren Unger-Camp Echoing Hills
  • Nov 13 - Jayne Churchmack-Market Street Inn
  • Nov 27 - New Member Induction
  • Dec 11 - Jon Ritchie-Supt. Orrville City Schools
  • Dec 25 - No Meeting-Merry Christmas

* Special Event

2018

  • Jan 8 - Marty Starkey-Wayne County CVB
  • Jan 22 - Tail Twister Fun
  • Feb 12 - Valentine’s Party
  • Feb 26 - Cindy Palmentera-District Governor
  • Mar 12 - New Member Induction
  • Mar 26 - Ron Amstutz-Wayne County Commissioner
  • Apr 2 - Pizza Party at Christian Children’s Home *
  • Apr 9 - Helene Moncman-CAMO
  • Apr 23 - Tail Twister Fun
  • May 14 - Georgia Taylor-LCIF
  • May 28 - No Meeting-Happy Memorial Day
  • Jun 11 - Tail Twister Fun
  • Jun 25 - Officer installation & new member induction

* Special Event

Eyeglass and hearing aid donation boxes are located at the following establishments:

  • Orrville YMCA
  • University of Akron Wayne College
  • Trinity United Methodist Church
  • Shisler's Cheese House
  • Orrville Public Library
  • CAMO
  • OneEighty
  • Auble Funeral Home
  • Dr. Bennett's office
  • Dr. Guster's office
  • Dalton Library
  • Gresser Funeral Home
  • Raber Eye Care