The Newmarket Lions Club held its Effective Speaking contest on March 7.
Twenty six contestants participated in both English and French at the Junior, Intermediate and Senior levels.
Twelve individuals were selected to attend the District competition on March 28. Congratulations to all participants.
The Newmarket Lions Club with assistance from the North Newmarket Lions Club, gave out free books to SK students at Meadowbrook Public School on Feb 20, 2020.
The Newmarket Lions Club with assistance from the North Newmarket Lions Club, gave out 77 free books to SK students at Armitage Public School on Feb 18, 2020.EPSON001
Over 300 people were served pancakes, ham, juice, coffee for Winterfest on Feb 15, 2020.
The work crew is preparing the meal.
The inside crew serving.
Vision Screening 2020
The Newmarket Lions Club with the assistance of members of the North Newmarket Lions club, has completed it’s whirlwind vision screening of SK public school children in Newmarket!
328 students were screened in 13 elementary schools. This is 62% of the Senior Kindergarten students in the schools we visited. This service is provided FREE of charge!
Community Meal Jan 2020
90 Guests were served Ham, potatoes, carrots, garden salad, and Nanaimo Bars and ice cream.
The crew is at work preparing the meal.
York Regional Police Dogs
The York Regional Police Canine unit celebrates 25 years and recognizes the Newmarket Lions Club.
In 1989, the York Regional Police Canine Unit was launched with the purchase of four purebred German Shepherds, donated by the Newmarket Lions Club.
Partnering with the Meadowbrook public school FAST programme for a trip to Chapters! Books donated to 23 children!
Newmarket Santa Claus Parade 2019
The Newmarket Lions Club, the North Newmarket Lions Club, and the Newmarket Lioness club participate in the Newmarket Santa Claus Parade.
Santa Lunch 2019
470 guests enjoyed a great lunch, crafts, gift bags and free photos with Santa Claus.
Xmas Cards for Seniors
300 X-mas cards written and delivered to the residents of Southlake Village.
Santa Fund 2019
Food Vouchers were delivered to over 800 individuals in Newmarket. 350 vouchers were distributed for a value in excess of $16,000.00 for 2019.
Coats for Kids 2019
The Coats for Kids distribution for 2020 is ongoing. For 2019, over 1,500 coats were distributed as well as gloves, mitts, hats and boots.
The online newspaper published the following outreach:
Community Meal November 2019
Roast beef dinner is served for the November 2019 Community Meal.
Southlake Pancake Breakfast 2019
The Newmarket Lions provide a pancake breakfast in support of Southlake Pediatric Cancer.
Southlake Pediatric Cancer Room 2019
The Newmarket Lions Club is a major contributor to Southlake Regional Hospital.
Our latest activity is to renovate a Pediatric Cancer room.
An animal shaped exam table will be added when available.