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 2018 - 2019:
|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 22nd , 2018|
|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 5th, 2019
Rain Date October 6th, 2019
|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 26th, 2018|
|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 2nd, 2018|
|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 24th, 2019|
|"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 14th, 2019|
|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 27th, 2019
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Sight Saver Days||Our club members go out into the community to raise money for the Conn. Lions Eye Research Foundation.||May 17th - 19th, 2019|
|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 26th, 2019|
|Carnival on the Green||We sponsor the carnival put on by Tufano Amusements, and we operate two food concession trailers.||May 29th - June 1st, 2019|
|Craft Show/Muster||Annual Festival on the Green Craft Show and Muster will be sponsored by the Colchester Lions Club.||July 27th - 28th, 2019|