Jamestown Lions Club Holds Annual Installation Banquet

The Jamestown Lions Club held its annual installation banquet recently at the Lakewood Rod and Gun Club. Mayville/Chautauqua Club Lions Club member Anne Akin, regional chairperson for Region 5, Zone 2, acted as the installing officer. Also present were two past district governors Don and Judy Newman. Don Newman assisted in the installation ceremony.

The officers installed for the coming year include: Steve Maggio and Mary Gabalski, co-presidents; Guy Ditonto, first vice president; Angelo Cimo, second vice president; Jim Kress, third vice president; Bruce Gleason, Blind & Benevolent Fund treasurer; Chip Johnson, general fund treasurer; and Warren VanDewark, tail twister. Gabalski also will serve as secretary this year. Board members inducted included: Ditonto, Diane VanDewark, Cimo, Kress, Johannes Teigeler and Chuck Telford.

The Jamestown Lions Club meets the first Tuesday at noon and the third Tuesday for dinner meetings. The Jamestown Lions website is www.jamestownlionsclub.com where more information on the organization and its activities can be found.