Upcoming Dexter Lions Club Events
Updated November 10, 2020
DEXTER LIONS BEGAN 40th YEAR OF CHRISTMAS TREE SALES
The Dexter Lions will began their 40th year in selling Christmas Trees in the Dexter Community. They set the lot up on November 7th next to Creekside School on Baker Rd. The trees will be delivered on November 14th and November 21st . There will be a pre-sale of trees on Sunday, November 22nd from noon to 5:00 PM. The next date for the sales of trees to will be on Friday, November 27th from 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM. The tree lot will be open Monday through Friday – 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM and on the weekends the hours of operation will be 9:00 AM-8:00 PM. The Lions will also be selling tree stands, 3 types of Roping and wreaths. This year they will have the following types of trees on their lot : Scotch Pine, Douglas Fir, Fraser Fir , Natural Frasers, Con Colors, White Pine, Blue Spruce and Balsam Firs. The trees will vary in size from 4 feet to 14 feet and the prices will be $18.00 and up.
All the proceeds from the sales of the trees go back into the Dexter Community through the various service projects of the Dexter Lions as well as some of the sight projects the Lions support.
The Dexter Lions are proud of the support they receive from the Dexter Community and people from many other communities who come back each year because of the quality of their trees and the friendly atmosphere of the Dexter Lions.
The Dexter Lions are also looking for community volunteers to help unload the trees on November 14th and November 21st from 8:00 AM-11:00 AM. This year the tree lot will be operating under Covid-19 rules asking that customers as well as workers wear masks
and practice social distancing. Customers will be asked to pay through a window of the trailer and not enter the trailer. The Dexter Lions accept cash and checks for the trees. We hope for your continued support and we will continue to meet he needs of the Dexter Community.
Ongoing Dexter Lions Activities
The Dexter Lions have been busy over the past three months:
Provided funding to the Dexter Senior Center due to an increase in Number of Meals on Wheels.
Provided Meals to the Emergency workers at the Dexter Area Fire Department.
Provided funding for a homeless Dexter student.
Provided 5 Scholarship Awards for Dexter High School Seniors.
Presently, The Dexter Lions are doing the following:
Holding regular Membership Meetings on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays at Riverview Café at 6:30 PM. Members and guests can also listen in through ZOOM.
Seeking Ads for the Fall Sports program from all local Businesses.
Preparing to assist at the Dexter High School Home Football Games.
Considering financial assistance for the Dexter Area Historical Society in their need to renovate and repair the Dexter Area Museum.
Seeking Financial support from the Dexter Area Community in order to continue their service to the community and individuals in need.