It’s official! The Wake Southwest Centennial Lions Club has now been chartered. The installations and celebration were held on Monday, July 10th, 2017 at the Hickory Tavern in Holly Springs, North Carolina. Lions from the chartering club (Apex) who attended included: Lions Jolene & Dale Umbenhauer, John & Joe’l Lynde, Wayne Faber and Pat Nemmers.
Past International President Sid Scruggs performed the installations. Current International Director Gwen White and her spouse PDG Rhett was in attendance as were PID Lacy Presnell, PDGs Ron & Barbara Beltran, and current District Governor Steve McLaurin. Also in attendance were Guiding Lions Ed Burt & Glenn Day and several other member from the Wake Forest and Cary clubs.
Photos from the event are provided in the album links below. Album 1 is from Lion John Lynde and album 2 is from Lion Melissa Burgess.