It's Time to Pack Shoebox Gifts for Operation Christmas Child! Get your box at the Magrath Pharmacy (or use one of your own shoebox size boxes), fill them and return completed boxes to the Magrath Pharmacy by 6pm on 20th Nov (the last day for our drive here in Magrath)
Community: No Cost Clothing Event (Aug 2019) clothes collection
Town of Magrath/Lions Club No Cost Clothing Event will be held Sat 31 Aug 2019 at Ice Arena. The annual (2019) Community No Cost Clothing event, sponsored by the Magrath Lions and headed by Lion Alex and Lion Shauna. Collection drive is Jul 1 through Aug 30 and sorting and setup will be Fri 30 Aug at the Magrath Ice Arena).
On Sat 31 Aug 2019 9-2pm the event will open to public (for FREE distribution).
We have been collecting clothing donations for our upcoming No Cost Clothing event at the end of August throughout July and August. Did you notice the white Lions Club collection van in front of the Magrath Pharmacy #nocostclothing #magrathlions
Magrath, AB Update - *new* this year - extended hours! This year our community garage sale will be set up on Thu evening and then be open to Public on Fri evening from 5-8pm as well as on Sat morning from 8am-noon at the north end garage door at the Magrath Ice Arena. See you all there!
Magrath Lions Club Annual Fundraiser
Do YOU have STUFF? Sure you do!
You could donate some of that STUFF to the Magrath Lions Club Garage Sale and then come by to buy back some new exciting STUFF!
Please mark your calendars:
Drop offs: we will be collecting your items for donation; starting May 6 2019 (Mon-Fri during day or by prior arrangement) at the Lions collection van to be parked in front of the Magrath Pharmacy
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Our annual Lions Community Garage Sale .. will be held: Sat 1 Jun 2019 8:00am - Noon .. again this year INSIDE, at the Magrath Ice Arena (north door) .. Proceeds to local Lions Club Projects.
See you all there! Info:see PDF flyer here.
Our 14th Annual Community Food Drive for Magrath and District will be held the week ending Sat 27 Apr 2019
All is prepared for the upcoming Magrath and District Community Food Drive!
Past 5 results:
#13 Apr 2018: Total donations were 2.2 tons (4350 lbs).
#12 Apr 2017: Total donations were 2.0 tons (4000 lbs).
#11 Apr 2016: Total donations were 2.6 tons (5154 lbs).
#10 Apr 2015: Total donations were 2.7 tons (5354 lbs).
#9 Apr 2014: Total donations were 2.75 tons (5500 lbs).
"Thank you, thank you, thank you..." Magrath Lions and Executive Director Lethbridge Food Bank
"We concur" Lion Roger
Request: Lucky 14! For the 14th consecutive year the Magrath Lions Club is sponsoring Operation Christmas Child. Boxes and packing information can be picked up at the the Magrath Pharmacy any time during regular business hours until 6pm Wed Nov 14, 2018 (the last day of collections here in Magrath).
Typical items for the boxes include simple things like a toothbrush, facecloth, school supplies and a few small gifts. Completed boxes can be dropped off at the Magrath Pharmasave collection area and the Magrath Lions Club arranges the delivery to the Raymond collection site.
Contact Lion Roger for more details ." November 2018
** see also samaritanspurse.ca/pack-a-shoebox for how-to ideas!
Community: No Cost Clothing Event (Aug 2018) clothes collection
Town of Magrath/Lions Club No Cost Clothing Event will be held Sat 25 Aug 2018 at Ice Arena. The annual (2018) Community No Cost Clothing event, sponsored by the Magrath Lions and headed by Lion Alex and Lion Shauna. Collection drive is Jul 1 through Aug 23 and sorting and setup will be Fri 24 Aug at the Magrath Ice Arena).
On Sat 25 Aug 2018 9-2pm the event will open to public (for free distribution).
Some photos .. from past years.
Magrath, AB Donations Accepted Here .. Thanks! Our month of collections for upcoming annual Lions Garage Sale begins..:). See magrathlions.com/news/garage-sale-2018 page for further details.
Many thanks to all the helpers on the 2018 (13th annual) community food drive! We ended up with mild sun burns and a total 4350 lbs of food delivered this year valued at $10,850! WOW
Did we miss you? Oops, we are so sorry! CATCH UP FOOD DRIVE WEEK
We note that some were away or their pickup bag was missed on the Sat morning pickups. If that is you, we are continuing our collection this week .. just bring your donation bag to the Magrath Pharmacy where our White Collection Van will be parked all this week .. i.e. (until Sat 5 May 2018). We will take them into the Lethbridge Food Bank at the end of that week! Many thanks again!!!
The Magrath Lions and our oh so many wonderful volunteers ..
Magrath Lions Club
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