Woollen Suiting Fabric for Sale
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OUR FIRST QUILT FOR THE COLLECTIONS PROJECTWe are delighted to announce we have acquired our first quilt for the Collections project. Gloria Loughman is an Australian contemporary quilters with a huge International profile. We are happy to have 'Tidal Images' as our first piece for the collection.
'Meet the Makers' Celebrating Women in Quilting'This is our 2nd 'Meet the Makers' and will be bigger and better than last year. Firstly we have 2 Guest Speakers...Dr Clare Hepper from the charity ' Shannon's Bridge' and the other will be disclosed on the day....she will be our first quilter to be installed into our museum collection that will preserve the quilting history of Australia since WW2. VERY EXCITING.
We have a raffle quilt where the money raised will go to 'Shannon's Bridge", a monster raffle and lots of other great things.
Keep Saturday March 3rd free....
Venue: Brown Hill Hall ..Humffray St Nth.
QUILT PATTERN REDUCED TO $99The pattern is a Limited Edition Pattern to celebrate 100 years of Lions...thus 100 have been printed.
They are numbered as follows: 1....1917, 2....1918.....100...2016
They are priced at $99 and include a CD with the pattern on it.
For details on how to purchase the pattern contact
WOOLLEN SUITING FABRIC FOR SALEWe have beautiful woolen suiting fabric for sale for $15 a metre.
We are also selling it in pre cut packages for various prices.
For more information contact Ruth Nunn 0439395300 or email@example.com
DONATIONS OF FABRICWe have been very fortunate to have been donated fabric from 2 very generous Lions.
Firstly Lion Michael Ferns from Sydney has donated over 700 metres of beautiful English/Italian wool suiting. We have many plans for this fabric but would appreciate suggestions....
Secondly Lion Rebecca Smith from Point Cook Lions Club has donated to us 42 bolts of beautiful quilting fabric.....some of this fabric has already been cut and we are busily making blocks for charity quilts.
THE QUILT IS LAUNCHEDThe 'Journey Quilt' was launched at the Echuca National Convention on Sunday by Past International President Barry Palmer.
The quilt received incredible support from the Lions Clubs represented and we were overwhelmed by the positive comments.
if you missed the launching the story of the The 'Journey Quilt' we are only too willing to come and visit your club.
The Quilt ProjectThe quilt is has been machine quilted by Kerrie Thomas and looks fantastic. It is now getting the binding put on ready to be valued in March. It will be launched at the convention in Echuca....we can't wait.
Child Protection Procedure for Clubs
More details: https://lionsclubs.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/4-15-CHILD-PROTECTION-PROCEDURES-Youth-of-the-Year-Child-Protection-Procedure-Version-2-0.pdf
Lions Tales - The District Quarterly Magazine June 2018
News from around the District
More details: http://201v1-4.lions.org.au/lions-tales
District Governors Monthly Newsletter - September 2018From the desk of the DG
More details: http://201v1-4.lions.org.au/newsletters
Lion Amy from Northcote Lions Meets Dick Smith
Pictured is Lion Amy Monsma from the Northcote Lions Club having lunch with Dick Smith and his wife Pip. Dick donated $1 million to the Australian Lions Foundation at the Canberra National Convention in May 2013
Lions Drought ReliefHow you can help Lions to help farming communities.
Find out about the Australian Lions Foundation appeal and the Need for feed program
More details: https://lionsclubs.org.au/lions-clubs-mobilised-on-drought-relief/
Australian Lions Foundation Disaster appealRead how you can help the Australian Lions Foundations assist with the flood disaster in Queensland, Cyclone in the Northern Territory and fires in NSW and Victoria
More details: https://lionsclubs.org.au/australian-lions-foundation-disaster-appeal/
Beware e-mail scams targetting LionsLions should be aware of common e-mail and social media scams targeting club members. Sadly, some of our members have been targeted with these scams.
For more information follow this link.
More details: http://lionsaustralia.com/2018/01/29/lions-beware-e-mail-and-social-media-scams/
Lions Hearing Dogs on WinTV!Head on over to the Lions Australia Facebook page to check out this nice story on WinTV Canberra about our Hearing Dogs
More details: https://www.facebook.com/lionsaustralia/
Vale PID Dr Bob Coulthard AMIt is with sadness that I advise that Dr Bob Coulthard AM passed away this morning, peacefully in his home.
More details: http://lionsaustralia.com/2017/09/26/vale-lion-dr-bob-coulthard-am
Our new TV advertisment launched #morethansausagesIt's here! We are very proud to announce the new Lions Australia television campaign - #MoreThanSausages.
It showcases the breadth of work Lions do in our communities, helping real people through disaster relief and recovery, medical research, youth programs and more. Lions Serve - more than sausages!
Follow the link to see our video and find out more!
More details: https://lionsclubs.org.au/more-than-sausages/
Oz-Clubhouse template refreshIn response to the overwhelming positive comments from our webmaster, our template is being refreshed.
All your content will remain the same but you will notice a sharp, new banner reflecting both the Lions Australia brand and our International Centennial logo.
The only other change you will notice is that the 'contact' and 'privacy information' link is at the bottom of the page - which is the normal location for this information.
Lions 100 - A glimpse into our historyIn 1969, we watch the first successful moon landing.
In that same year, Australian Lion Roy Worfold completed a 20 minute documentary, commissioned by Lions Clubs International explaining Lions Clubs to the uninitiated.
Thanks to Lion Roy's family, we can share this with you.
More details: https://lionsaustralia.com/2016/08/17/a-glimpse-into-our-history/
DonateLife WeekDiscussing Organ Donation with your loved ones is important.
Lions Australia adopted a policy in Echuca to promote discussing your choice as part of club meetings.
More details: https://lionsaustralia.com/2016/08/01/its-donatelife-week/
Attention All Lions OZ Clubhouse WebmastersThe "Text Instructions" for webmasters of Lions OZ Clubhouse websites have been updated as at 29th December and can be found by clicking on the attachment below or by clicking on the website link.
Your MD201, OZ Clubhouse Webmaster, Lion Graham, recommends that all club webmasters review the revised instructions.
If you have any queries, Graham can be contacted by email which you will find in the website link below.
More details: https://lionsclubs.org.au/members/oz-clubhouse/
Lions Youth of the Year Finalists share their viewsLions 2014 Youth of the Year finalists share their impressions of our flagship program.
Hear these short videos and don't forget to subscribe to our own Youtube channel
More details: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLRMjk8J-AUGzcSrorlaVshAd8tA1MVdlL
Join usIt's so easy to find out about becoming a Lion. Just ask your local club or follow this link to find out more!
More details: https://lionsclubs.org.au/join-lions/