Saturday, October 23, 2010

KL North 38th Anniversary Dinner at the CIBO, Holiday Villa Subang Jaya

Octber 23, 2010 - Lions Club of Kuala Lumpur North celebrates its 38th Anniversary dinner today at the CIBO Italiano Restaurant, Holiday Villa, Subang Jaya. We are honored to have our Guest of Honor - District Governor Dato' Yeow Wah Ching and his spouse Datin Genevieve, IPDG Datuk Danny Ooi, 1st VDG Dr Ben C Ng, 2nd VDG Chan Hoi, PDGs, his Cabinet Officers, Visiting Sister Clubs from Lions Club of Kwun Tong, Hong Kong and Lions Club of Kuching North, other fellow Lions, Lionesses, Leos and friends of Lion joining us gracing this auspicious occasion. The celebration went well with a lot of funs and smiling faces. Many thanks to the organizing committees for their great efforts to ensure successful implementation. Pictures tell a thousand words. The following are some photos taken during Welcoming our Sister clubs and the 38th Anniversary dinner celebration:

Sunday, October 17, 2010

4-in-1 Health Awareness Project at Hotel Sri Petaling

The Lions Club of KL North had on the 17th.Oct. 2010 (Sunday) organized a 4 in 1 Health Community Service Project at Sri Petaling Hotel for the residents of Seri Petaling and surrounding areas. The bright and shining sun brought cheers to the folks and as early as 9.00 am, residents were queing up for registration although the event only starts at 10 am - 4 pm. This health project can be touted as the most well prepared and organized 4 in 1 project by the LCKLN and special thanks should be accorded to the OC Ln. Richard Ho and his organizing team consisting of Ls. Chistina Er, FOL Kian Hung (bwl), RA of Seri Petaling VP Mr. Francis Foo, Mr. Connection 1st VP Ken Jern and the Anchorman 2nd VP Tony Yee. The response from the residents were great and the support given by the LCKLN's members was ever encouraging.

This event was graced by our Guest of Honor YB Teresa Kok (MP for Seputeh) with her good office, our PDG Ln. Sam Leong and wife Lady Molly Leong, PDG Ln. Raymond Tang and wife Lady Josephine (District Cabinet Treasurer), Regent Chairman Ln. Lim Chun Ngue with all the 25 LCKLN's members like DC James Andres, DC Lee Yew Foo, IPP Tan Teoh, Ln Teoh Lee Khoon, Ln Jimmy Yong, Ln Pun Eken, Ln Ben Sng, Ln Peter Lek, Ln Janette Pang, Ln How Pak Kong and many mores, Lioness, Leos, Friends of Lions and was well supported by the RA of Seri Petaling together with our sponsors Messrs. Best World Lifestyle Sdn. Bhd., Messrs. Grand Mulverest Events Corporation Sdn. Bhd. and Hotel Sri Petaling.

Residents were screened for Blood Pressure, Cholesterol, Glucose Level and BMI by The National Kidney Foundation. Blood Donation was carried out by Pusat Darah Negara, whilst Eye Test was conducted by Messrs. Venice Optik Sdn. Bhd. and I-Optik Sdn. Bhd. together with the Lions Mobile Eye Test Unit. Organ Pledges were made by the residents for "The Gift Of Life" to human kindness. Coinside with the project was a short speech on organ pledge by organ donor and author of the book " I don't know you But let me save you" Ms. Chew Hoong Ling and a health talk conducted by the Founder of Messrs. Best World Lifestyle Sdn. Bhd. Dr. Doreen Tan on the topic " Lets eat right to keep FIT". The event concluded with great SUCCESS !!!. We managed to get 66 pax of Blood, 121 pax for health screening, 177 pax for Eye Screening and 34 pax for Organ Pledges.

- Reported by 2nd VP Tony Yee

Saturday, October 16, 2010

Lions Club of Helsinki Tollo from Finland Visit

The Lions Club of KL North played host to the visiting Lions Club of Helsinki Tollo, Finland on the 15th Oct 2010 (Friday). OC Ln. Teoh Lee Kwon hosted a dinner at Siu Siu Restaurant at Taman Seputeh, Kuala Lumpur where the following Finn Lions and LCKLN's members were treated to a sumptuous dinner of German Pork Knuckle, Lemon Chilli Crab, Steamfish, Ginger Curry Chicken, Vegetables, Sticky Brown Rice with flowing Beers and finally Chinese Tea for cleansing. Food was very delicious and all had a hearty meal. The Finn Lions then presented their bannerites to our President Ln. Wesley Er, PDG Ln. Sam Leong, OC Ln. Teoh Lee Kwon and 2nd VP Ln. Tony Yee. Thanks to our host OC Ln. Teoh Lee Kwon who bought the dinner for all the Lions of that night.

On the 16th. Oct 2010 (Saturday), Ln. Karu and wife Lady Anita played host for dinner at The Manhattan Steak House Restaurant (wholly owned by Ln. Karu and partners) at Kelana Jaya, where the Lions were treated to a Western styled dinner consisting of Beef, Lamb and Chicken Steaks specially prepared by chef Daniel from Spain with flowing red wine and beers. Food was great and this chic place is run by Ln. Karu's daughter Evita. PDG Sam Leong, 1st VP Ln. Ken Jern and 2nd VP Ln. Tony Yee subsequently presented our Club's bannerites to the Finn Lions in reciprocation. All Lions are encourage to dine at this chic restaurant owned by Ln. Karu and managed by her daughter Evita. They serve Western and have quite a good selection of wines. A classy looking place. As they are still very new, their business card was still not ready when yours truly visited but you could get all information from our Ln. Teoh Lee Kwon whom have help to start up this restaurant for Ln. Karu. Could be our next place for our social.

Finn Lions : President Ln. Pentti Harjula and wife, Lady Hana, Ln. Karuppanan and wife, Lady Anita, Ln. Heikki Lindbohm and wife, Lady Dr. Alla Asikainen, Ln. Veijo Pussinen and wife, Lady Irina.

KLN Lions : OC Hon. Tamer Ln. Teoh Lee Kwon, PDG Ln. Sam Leong and wife, Lady Molly Leong, President Ln. Wesley Er, 1st VP Ln Ken Jern, 2nd VP and Leo Advisor Ln. Tony Yee, PP Ln. Simon Soh and family, PP Ln. Ben Sng, PP How Pak Kong and Ln. Richard Ho. Special guest for the night, PCC Ln. Patrick Chew from District 308-B2 grace the occasion as well.

- Reported by 2nd VP Tony Yee