Our Lions Fiscal Year runs from July 1 through June 30. The following is a list of events for the current Lions Year.

Events for 2017 - 2018:

Event Description Date
Craft Show/Muster Annual Festival on the Green Craft Show and Muster will be sponsored by the Colchester Lions Club. July 23rd, 2017
Food and Beverages at Colchester 57 Fest We will be serving burgers, hot dogs, french fries and Philly cheese steak sandwiches in the food trailer in addition to the fried dough in our other trailer. Also soda and water will be available at the table between the two booths. September 23rd/sup> , 2017
Pumpkins & Pooches Autumn Fair & Dog Fest, to promote service dog awareness and celebrate our relationships with our "Best Friends" Click here for more information. October 7th, 2017
Trunk or Treat The Lions will be at this event, held on the town green. The event gives children a safe, fun place to celebrate Halloween. October 27th, 2017
Comedy Night Hosting 2 comics from the New York/Boston areas. The humor is geared toward adults and the show is held at St. Joseph's Polish Club November 4th, 2017
Pancake Breakfast An all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet, with pancakes, eggs, potatoes, meats, etc. It is held at St. Joseph's Polish Club. February 25th, 2018
"Bunny Blast" Spring Party for Children A springtime celebration. Held at the CIS gymnasium, it includes face-painting, egg coloring and pictures with the Easter Bunny. It is a no-charge service project geared toward children 2-8 years of age. April 8th, 2018
Sight Saver Days Our club members go out into the community to raise money for the Conn. Lions Eye Research Foundation. April 6th - 8th, 2018
Fishing Derby Another free-of-charge service project. Colchester anglers aged 6-12 try to catch fish stocked in the Lions Pond, with prizes awarded.
The Derby is only open to children from COLCHESTER up to the age of 13 years. There is no charge to participate and free hot dogs and beverages will be given out during the derby. Prizes are given to children who catch the biggest fish etc. and all prize winners must be present to collect their prize.
April 28th, 2017
Memorial Day Breakfast on the Green Another all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet, this time it is outdoors. It is held on the day of the town parade, and we serve lunch, as well. May 27th, 2018
Carnival on the Green We sponsor the carnival put on by Tufano Amusements, and we operate two food concession trailers. May 30st - June 2nd, 2018