Lions conducting membership drive

Lions conducting membership drive

Carlinville Lions Club, an active service group in the community, is conducting a membership drive during the month of March.

Interested parties can attend either the daytime meeting from 12-1 p.m. on Tuesday, March 12, or the evening meeting beginning at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 26, both at Blackburn College in the meeting room adjacent to the Demuzio Center cafeteria.

The club’s service projects include sight/hearing, education, Tom Thumb Park support, a food drive for the Carlinville Food Pantry and more.

For more information, contact Lion Rita Church at (217) 854-9323 or

Pictured, from left, are Lions Steve Brush, Alice Pressler, Susan Pressler and Jerry Eiffert at the club’s food drive held each June to benefit Carlinville Food Pantry. Photo provided by Nate Rush.