PDG Luncheon at 95th State Convention announce

2016 PDG Luncheon Invite

St. Joseph's School for the Blind's 125th Anniversary Honoree announcement

St. Joseph's School for the Blind's 125th Anniversary Honoree announcement


SJSFTB125St. Joseph's School for the Blind is proud to announce that the New Jersey Lions MD-16 has been named an official 125th Anniversary Honoree, along with the School's founders, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace.


This prestigious honor will be awarded at the School's Anniversary Gala event which will be held at Liberty House Restaurant, Jersey City on Thursday, October 13, 2016.


Event details, including individual ticket and table pricing for the Anniversary Gala & the Brick Program are being sent to all club officers.


More information to follow!

2016 NJ Lions State Convention Information






In compliance with Article VIII of the Constitution and By-Laws of MD-16, I, John Kobland, Council Chair MD-16, hereby issue the official Call for the 2016 New Jersey State Convention.


The New Jersey Lions (MD-16) 95th State Convention will be held from Thursday May 19th, 2016 to Saturday May 21st, 2016, at the Bally's in Atlantic City, NJ. Official businesses will begin at 10:00am on Friday May 20, 2016 and conclude on Saturday May 21, 2016.  The purpose of the convention will be to elect District officers, including Governors and Vice Governors for Sub Districts, and to transact such other business as may properly come before the meetings. 


This year's convention includes Seminars, Exhibits, a Memorial Service, LCIF Dinner, Hospitality rooms, State Awards Breakfast, sub-districts meetings, Saturday Evening Gala, Diabetes Walk, and Eye Screening. To download the Convention Schedule, CLICK HERE!


2015-2017 thompson bigOur International guest is International Director Jerome Thompson, from Moulton, Alabama. Director Thompson is an attorney. A member of the Moulton Lions Club since 1989, he has held many offices within the association, including club secretary, club treasurer, club membership chairperson, district governor, district public relations & Lions information chairperson, district GMT coordinator and multiple district GMT coordinator.  For Director Thompson full biography, please CLICK HERE.


On behalf of the Council of Governors, I encourage every club in the Multiple District to participate in the 95th New Jersey Lions State Convention.


Early bird Hotel registration is now open.  You can reserve your room via phone at 888-516-2215, using code SBO 5LD6 or you can reserve online using the following link:



Please find below the Registration form:





“Lions Stride the Boardwalk for Juvenile Diabetes”

NJ State Lions 2016 Convention
“Lions Stride the Boardwalk for Juvenile Diabetes”

Lions Stride Walk Conv2016


WHO: All Lions as well as their friends and supporters throughout New Jersey are
invited to help support the first annual Lions Stride the Boardwalk for
Juvenile Diabetes!

WHAT: A one mile loop on the boardwalk in Atlantic City, starting at Bally’s, with
walkers collecting pledges. All proceeds raised will be donated to JDRF to
help in its efforts to treat and find a cure for Type I Diabetes.


WHEN: Saturday, May 21, 2016, second day of convention.


WHERE: Boardwalk at Bally’s Hotel in Atlantic City, NJ

TIME: Registration: 10:30 am to 11:30 am; Walk begins at 11:30 am and ends by
1:00 pm, to get participants back to convention in time for afternoon


COURSE: A circuit of measured half mile down the boardwalk from Bally’s, and
back, for a one mile circuit.




ENTRY FEE: $10, or pledged donations equaling at least that amount. All participants
will receive a Lions Strides Pin. T-shirts will be given to those raising at
least $35. Make checks payable to sponsoring Lions Club or District. All
proceeds will go to JDRF.





To download registration form, CLICK HERE!

95th Lions MD16 Convention Reception

You are cordially invited to

95th Lions MD16

Convention Reception

Thursday Evening, May 19th 2016

6:30 – 8:00 pm


Irish Pub & Inn

164 South St James St.

Atlantic City, NJ

(Just 4 blocks North of Bally’s)

$20.00 per person

Appetizer and Buffet Dinner, Cash Bar

(Casual Attire)


Please join us in welcoming our guest of honor,

International Director

Jerome Thompson




To PDG Dayl R. Baile 856-456-0620

Check payable to: MD 16 Lions

(Mailed to) 52 Baynes Ave. Gloucester, NJ  08030

All checks must be received by May 13th, 2016

Reservations after May 13th may not be accommodated



To Download the Reception flyer, CLICK HERE!

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