4th — MS Walk, Alpine Pedal Path, North Shore Elementary School, 765 North Stanfield, Big Bear, CA. UPDATE: As of May 8, 2013, the Big Bear MS Walk raised $32,142 toward their $50,000 goal. Fundraising continues until June 14. Most inspirational walker: Loni and Dave Emig. Most Spirited Team: Caltrans District 8; Most Valuable Volunteer: Dave Essex.
16-18th — 49th Annual Lions District 4-L5 Convention in Las Vegas at the South Point Resort/Casino at 9777 Las Vegas Blvd. For hotel reservations call South Point, 1-866-796-7111, use group code “Lions District 4-L5.” Deadline for reservations will be April 19, 2013. Contact PDCS Donita Jepsen at 1-760-241-4975 for information. Registration deadline is April 29; cancellations must be received in writing by May 1; no refunds will be issued after May 9.
4th – 4:00-8:00 PM, All you can eat pepperoni pizza feast at Village Pizza located at 40568 Village Drive in Big Bear Lake. Tickets are $7 (children under 8 are free). All proceeds go to the City of Hope Medical Center. Drawings will be held throughout the evening. UPDATE: we raised $1,800 for the COH — a huge thank you to all who participated.
9th – Crestline Lioness Installation Dinner at Ye Olde Lamplighter, 255 East 40th Street, San Bernardino. No Host happy hour 5:00-6:00 PM. Dinner follows. Contact Lioness Kathy Kindred at 909-809-9692 for details and mail registration form and check ($24) prior to May 29th. Installing Officer will be Gov. elect Mary Jane Bodnar.
15th – 2:00 PM – Big Bear Lions Club officer installation at the Clubhouse on Greenway Drive in Big Bear City. PDG Mel Niez is incoming President. 2:00 PM, happy hour; 3:00 PM start the meeting; 5:00 PM, dinner, $15 per person.
13th – 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM – Mountain Communities Health Fair, sponsored by the Big Bear Lions and Sunset Lions Club in collaboration with Bear Valley Community Hospital will be held at the Elk’s Lodge in Big Bear Lake. All participants must fill out a form on or before May 1, 2013 to be eligible for placement on promotional materials and for exhibitor space reservations. For general information, contact: Bob Niez, 909-585-7121; or Lynn Wilson, 951-217-0501; or Cindy Venuto, 909-725-7329; or June Decker, 909-809-2914.
Sept 14 – Oct 26 – Oktoberfest