Ojai Valley Lions Club Calendar 2019
UPCOMING LIONS CLUB EVENTS and Volunteering Opportunities:
General Membership Meetings- 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month 6:30pm – Oak View Community Center.
- Ojai Valley Family Homeless Shelter: The Ojai Valley Lions Club will be hosting dinner services for the homeless shelter on the 3rd Saturday each month during this 2018-2019 season.
- February 13th – Student Speaker Contest. Topic: Freedom of the Press: What does it mean?
- March 30th, 2019: OVLC will be hosting a Blood Drive. Times and location TBA.
Events Coming Soon:
- Shade Structure over playground at Oak View Community Center
Handicap Ramp Project- Senior Mobile Home
Owl Box Build Project – Benefit of the Ojai Raptor Center
Ojai Day – Music Line Up and Beer Garden/ Food Service. Community Event.
Little League Pancake Breakfast– Ojai Lions members flipped jacks and served breakfast on opening day for Little League.
Sound system upgrade for Nordhoff High School Football Stadium
Blood Drive and Bone Marrow Drive
July 4th Pancake Breakfast – a OVLC tradition before the parade
Nordhoff – College Scholarships. OVLC awarded 4 graduating students $2,500 each towards college scholarships
Habitat for Humanity of Ventura County – OVLC help to paint a mobile home on Loma Drive.
Feed the Homeless with the Ojai Valley Family Shelter- Ojai Valley Lions Club cooks and serves a hot meal, beverage, salad, and lunch bag- 1x per month during the Ojai Valley Family Shelter’s seasonal time of operation.
Ojai Valley Tennis Tournament– Ojai Valley Lions Club provided beverage and food for sale at Libbey Park during the tournament.
Holiday Tree Lot – Our largest fundraiser of the year. All proceeds go back into the Ojai Community.
Free Movies in the Park – Summer series event
Libbey Playground Community Build Project
Stand Strong Ojai- Living Life without Limits. Motivational Speaker, Nick Vujicic.
Surf Rodeo- Community Event Support
Funding provided for the James France Memorial Bench at Meiners Oaks Elementary
Braille Institute Lake Casitas Adventure– Carpinteria and Ojai Valley Lions annual trip to Lake Casitas to benefit friends/families from the Braille Institute.
Oak View Resource Center – Community Service Project
Nordhoff Scholarship Awards – Ojai Lions awarded $10,000 towards college scholarships
Recycle for Sight Event– Lions recycle used prescription eyeglasses and prepare them for distribution to developing countries where eye care is inaccessible or unaffordable.
Responsible Beverage Servicing Licensing – Lions Club members get licensed and learn how to serve alcohol responsibly and legally at our events. Safety first.
Adopt A Family– Ojai Valley Lions Club provides food and holiday presents to families participating in the Adopt a Family program through Help of Ojai- Community Assistance Program.
School Holiday Pre-sale Program. 15% of proceeds raised go back to the Ojai schools that participate in the program.
Ojai Sheriff Explorer Program Fundraiser–
Ventura County Humane Society – Ojai Lion Cub GLOW Fundraiser.
Ojai Day Entertainment – Beer Garden, Food, BBQ, Live Music Entertainment. A community festival event.
Ojai Film Festival – Libbey Bowl
City of Hope-Recognition Day Ojai Valley Lions Club supports the City of Hope in Los Angeles. Ojai Valley Lions Club Members visit the City of Hope on Recognition Day April 7th and gave our support to this great foundation