MEET THE LIONS
Lion Christine Weerdenburg
Children: 3 Boys
Career: Retiredfrom CIBCworking at BCH TAX
Why/How did you join?: To serve my community.
What keeps you in the club?: Fun and social
Favorite activities?: Reading, quilting and my grandchildren
Message to the community:We can always use your help, come out and join us.
Any other comments: I have served in many positions within this great organization.
Lion Tony Weerdenburg
Children: 4 (1- Named Not ME)
Why/How did you join?: Community activity for kids.
What keeps you in the club?: To see what happens next.
Favorite activities?:Antique tractors and cars.
Funniest moments in Lions: There was that time that... (I cant tell or I will get in trouble)
Message to the community: Don't complain. Get invovled!
Lion Peter Gautreau
1st Vice President
Career: Self Empolyed
Why/How did you join?: Lions assistedafriend in need
What keeps you in the club?: Never a dull moment. Lots of laughs.
Favorite activities?: Anything working with wood (including campfires)
Funniest moments in lions: Too many to list. We are a funny bunch.
Message to the community: Join a club and have a positive impact on the people around you.
Any other comments: Listen to the song "humble and kind" by Tim Mcgraw and live it every day.
Lion David Anderson
What keeps you in the club?: Afraid of getting hit by Christine W.
Favorite activities?: Reading.
Message to the community: We Serve!
Lion Margaret McAllister
Coordinator of Club Social Activities /
2nd Vice President
I have been the secretary of Kinmount and District Lions Club for several years as well as coordinator of club social activites. I have been married to Joe (also a Lion member for almost 50 years. We have been retired for 17 years, enjoy travelling in our RV and colunteering as campground hosts in Algonquin Park.
Lion Melissa Moody
Children: Emma and Alisha
Career: Retired Canadian Armed Forces Member. Currently A Birth Photographer.
Why/How did you join?: JC wouldnt leave me alone. He bugged me to join for several years.
What keeps you in the club?: I love being apart of the team again. And serving my community.
Favorite activities?: Walking, Paddling,Working out and spending time with my daughter.
Message to the community: Come join us. Serve your commuity.
Lion Christine Tomilson
Why/How did you join?: Was asked to join.
What keeps you in the club?: The activities and the people.
Favorite activities?: Bowling, Darts and other sports.
Lion Trish Gautreau
Children: Brittany and Carol-Ann
Career: EA for School
Why/How did you join?: Bugged by Dave. To help peope in the area.
What keeps you in the club?: Friends
Favorite activities?: Fun
Message to the community: If you want to meet great people and have lots of fun come out and Join US!
Any other comments:
A Small But Mighty Club!
Lion Jean-Claude "JC" Gagrange
1st Vice District Govener/ Past President
Spouse: Dr. Elena Mihu
Children: 4 Cats
Why/How did you join?: coerced by 2 Lions at first open house of kinmount health centre.
What keeps you in the club?: Feeling of belonging to a family. Promoting and improving our community/world.
Favorite activities?: Genealogy, Cooking and Photography
Funniest moments in Lions: Making a speech at a club with my zipper down.
Message to the community:Join us and make Kinmount a better community than it already is!
Lion Eric Turnbull
Children: 2 and 4 grandchildren
Why/How did you join?: Recruited by Bill Hartin 1999
What keeps you in the club?: Support activities in the club.
Favorite activities?: Reading, Sports and Boating.
Message to the community: Meet People
Lion Vic Ballik
Lion Dr. Elena Mihu
Lion Khosrow Eshkour
Lion Vincent Leveck
Lion John (Joe) McAllister
Lion Brittany Gautreau