Bingo verjaarsdag

Bingo verjaarsdag

Woensdag die 24ste September het die Lions die inwoners van Silwerkruin, Fyngoud en Huis Lizelle heerlik bederf met die jaarlikse Bingo verjaarsdag.  Heerlike vrugteslaai en roomys is aan almal voorsien.  Die 5 jarige Shiloh Cloete, van Dwergiebos, het almal vermaak met ‘n paar sang items en daarna het verskeie van die inwoners staaltjies vertel uit hul jonger dae.  Almal het lekker gesellig gekuier en sien uit na volgende jaar se Bingo...

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Geselsprogram met Dave Pepler en Kie

Geselsprogram met Dave Pepler en Kie

Kom kuier lekker saam met Dave Pepler, Johan Rademan en Jurgens Schoeman tydens ‘n gesellige geselsprogram aangebied deur die Wellington Lions Club, in samewerking met Live The Journey. Vir Suid Afrikaanse gehore het Dave Pepler, die gewilde radio- en TV persoonlikheid, geen bekendstelling nodig nie. Dave is seker een van Suid Afrika se mees geliefde en bekende natuurkenners. Sy passie vir natuurbewaring, sy breë kennis van die wêreld...

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Porterville Lions Potjiekos

Porterville Lions Potjiekos

With all our supplies, tools and equipment a few Wellington Lions took to the Porterville show grounds  on Saturday, August 24, to participate in the town’s 150 year celebrations, hosted by the Porterville Lions Club. There were surprisingly many entries – around 20+ stalls. We made a lamb neck potjie and rounded it off with rice and sweet potatoes. Our table layout/decoration earned us a 3rd place in the best stall category. Thank...

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Wellington vs Paarl

Wellington vs Paarl

The annual bowls competition between the Paarl- and Wellington Lions Clubs was recently held at the Wellington Bowls Club. Rain stayed away while we competed, chatted with old friends and ate like kings in unseasonal cool summer weather. The victor, when all the scores were tallied, was the Wellington Lions Club, proud to restore our damaged pride after last year’s loss! Here are some  photos of the evening: [ View the slideshow...

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Huguenot Primary School Cares

Huguenot Primary School Cares

The Wellington Lions Club has been doing its part to clean up our town by running a long term project that sees Correctional Services supplying labour on weekends to walk the streets and clean up garbage. These workers are supervised and fed by members of the Lions Club. Every Saturday around 15 people work from early morning filling dozens of garbage bags. It is hard work spending hours in the Wellington sun and we rely on sponsors to supply...

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Vancouver Cambie Lions Club

Vancouver Cambie Lions Club

Featured image copyright http://www.shangri-la.com Members of the Wellington Lions Club, James and Retha Stigant, recently made some new friends while on a visit to Canada. The Vancouver Cambie Lions Club is around 15 years old and most of the 36 members are Chinese business people. The visit was a very pleasant experience with everyone very warm and welcoming. We plan to stay in touch. [ View the slideshow ]...

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Bakkies Bed and Breakfast

Bakkies Bed and Breakfast

The Wellington Lions Club would like to give a big thank you to Bakkies, Ronel and Marius at Bakkies Bed & Breakfast for their continued support. Bakkies is often prepared to make the dining room or conference centre available at very short notice. The warm and friendly atmosphere in the dining room as well as the new conference facility (with capacity of seat 30) has been ideal for induction ceremonies of new members, regional meetings...

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Proviant Restaurant

Proviant Restaurant

Baie dankie aan die Proviant Restaurant vir hul ondersteuning van ons Kospakkie projek!  Mark & Marian Maingard se donasie van 150 x 2kg hoederpakke is tot dusvêr die grootste enkele donasie ten bate van hierdie projek en die donasie gaan verseker ‘n groot verskil maak aan die hulp wat die Wellington Lions hierdie Desember aan ons gemeenskap kan verleen. Baie van ons Lions het al weggelê aan die Proviant Restaurant se fantastiese...

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Tata Oostenberg

Tata Oostenberg

Tata Oostenberg is one of the Wellington Lions’  biggest sponsors. During the 2011’s Rugby Competition organised by the Wellington Lions Club, Tata Oostenberg made substantial contributions towards prize money. Earlier this year Tata Oostenberg kindly sponsored vehicles to assist the Wellington Lions with marshalling activities. Owner, Ivan Lintnaar, is a past recipient of The Melvin Jones Fellowship award, the Lions Club...

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Wellington Info

Wellington Info

WellingtonINFO, is a non-profit organization, which aim it is to share information and through the involvement of the whole community create an environment where it is safe to live, work and do business. How can I or my community organization get involved, or place information on the WellingtonINFO website and what does it cost? ANY Community Organization (this includes committees, community projects, associations, etc.) Within the Drakenstein...

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Pedal Power Association

Pedal Power Association

The PPA organises many cycle races every year. A good deal of these events take place in the Boland and, more specifically, Wellington. This has offered the Wellington Lions Club the opportunity to get involved in marshaling during these races, something that would not be possible without the good people at the PPA. The PPA knows that funds raised by the Lions are used in the local community to the betterment of the people of Wellington, and by...

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Droom vir Wellington

Droom vir Wellington

Wellington Lions ondersteun die Droom vir Wellington projek wat daarop gemik is om Wellingtonners te inspireer om by wyse van gemeenskapsprojekte ‘n bydrae te lewer om hul eie omgewing op te kikker en om organisasies wat dié doel in gemeen het, van mekaar bewus te maak. ‘n Projek kan so groot wees soos die stasie en die parkering rondom wat opgeknap word waarby verskeie rolspelers en organisasies betrokke kan wees of so klein soos twee...

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Adventure Cycles

Adventure Cycles

Adventure Cycles regularly supports the Wellington Lions Club by getting us involved in the organisation of various cycling events in and around Wellington. In doing so they also support the work we do in the community. We ask that you support them as well. Adventure Cycles stock a wide range of bicycles & accessories and the shop also features a fully equipped service centre. Physical Address: Marchand Square 7, Wellington (Parking areas...

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Blisters for Bread

Blisters for Bread

Peninsula School Feeding Association’s Blisters for Bread Charity Family Fun Walk is now in its 44th year. The Walk began as a fundraiser for PSFA by Savio College in Landsdowne. In 1972, it was decided to hold a really BIG walk and the various Lions Clubs in Cape Town came on board to help plan and implement the event. That year, 13,000 school children took part in the event, which covered 17 different routes around the Peninsula. Two hundred...

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