View from the Vest

View from the Vest - December, 2019

My key opens the Post Office box: two more letters applying for help with eye care. Got my work cut out for me. The letters go into my pocket. Noticing the spatter spot on my front it becomes clear that somebody left pop in their can before dropping it into the recycle barrel. It's a dumpster diving danger. The spatter looks like another pin. I am weighted down with fourteen pins on my front, and a name tag. I am Lion Mary's vest. This vest has been hanging around San Tan Valley, Queen Creek, and Florence doing community service for eleven years now. It's a heavy load to carry. Looking for like-minded individuals, or whole families, who will put on the vest, and help our communities to see better. We will go into schools and screen the eyesight of children, some of whom can't recognize the difference between a b and a k. We will screen the eyesight of adults who haven't been able to read for years; then we will help them get corrective lenses. We put e

Compassion Care Clinic - THIS WEEK

Hello Friends, The San Tan Lions Club will be participating in the Compassion Care Clinic at Poston Butte High School on Saturday, March 7, 2020. This event is hosted by Compassion Connect AZ and is set up as a free health clinic ! We will be performing eyesight screenings utilizing a Spot Vision Screener, and will help those that need to see an eye doctor and can't afford to. We hope to see you all there!

Looking for Emojis!

Hello, all! Today I am starting a new initiative to bring the San Tan Lions Discord up from the ground. I have launched a new channel on this Discord for anyone to share their creation that they would like turned into a Lions Club emoji! Plus, winners will receive a cool Pink Creative Helper Role! Rules: To enter, just upload your emoji to the #emoji channel on the server or via email at Winners will be selected every week on Friday starting March 20, 2020 Emojis that are selected from email will require a response that includes the Discord Username (including numbers) and Server Nickname The prize will not be substituted if you choose not to join the server You will be notified if your emoji wins Boosting the server or submitting a donation to the San Tan Lions Club will not increase your chances of winning, although it will help increase the total Emoji slots You may send in static or animated emojis, however animated emojis will only be usable by

Free Eyesight Screening for All!

Hello all, Today is the Fall Festival at the Central Arizona College! WooHoo! The San Tan Lions Club will be there to perform FREE Eyesight Screenings to anyone who comes! We will be there from 5:00pm-7:30pm. There will also be: Food Trucks Escape Rooms Pumpkin Painting Games Music Family-Friendly Costume Contest Can't wait to see you guys there! This will be at the Central Arizona College San Tan Campus. (3736 E Bella Vista Rd, San Tan Valley, AZ 85143) As Always, -Keep Exploring!

Welcome to San Tan Lions!

Hello Friends, Welcome to the new San Tan Lions page! My name is Lion Damian, and I am the one who has been building and maintaining our online presence. With this new blog, I'll be able to share more details about events that we participate in, as well as sharing new ideas. If you wish to join the discussion, you can follow us on: Reddit (r/santanlions) Discord ( Or you can follow us on the following Social Media Platforms: Facebook (@lionssantan) Twitter (@santanlions) Or, for our leos: Twitter (@PBHSLeos) The Lions Club 21-B Kickoff will happen August 3rd at Sunbird Golf Resort from 8:30-3:00. As Always, -Keep Exploring!