Dinner Meeting 11/16/2017

Shelter Island Lions enjoyed a great dinner at The Tavern (Shelter Island House) restaurant on November 16th.  Our guest speakers included the new Superintendent of the Shelter Island School, Dr. Christine Finn and two students describing their recent trip to Spain, which was supported in part by the Club.  Three new Lions were inducted:  Mark Cappellino (sponsors Ron & Jenny Adler),  Laurie Fanelli (sponsor Giovanna Ketcham), and Dana Hallman (sponsor Dick Petry).  And Dick Petry received his 50-year pin from Lions Clubs International!  Here are some photos from the dinner:

2017 Scallop Dinner

The 62nd annual Shelter Island Lions Club Scallop Dinner was held at The Pridwin Hotel on Sunday, October 8th, 2017.   Some 234 tickets were sold — a very successful event, thanks to the organizational skill of the event chair & 1st Vice President, Lion Dave Roggie, the outstanding Maître d’ effort by Lion Jim Read, and the hard work by the many Lions servers and kitchen staff.   Here is a slide show of some photos from the event:

2017 Snapper Derby

On September 2, 2017 at the Youth Center/Legion Hall grounds.

 Officer Installation and Member Awards Dinner, June 15, 2017

The Shelter Island Lions Club held its annual Officer Installation and Member Awards Dinner at the Pridwin Hotel on June 15th, attended by approximately 50 Lions and their guests.


District 20S Governor Balan Nagraj and Vice District 20S Governor Richard Irizarry very kindly attended our dinner and installed our 2017-2018 officers.



Membership Director Don Dunning inducted Suzanne Walsh into the Club and Lionism.

Congratulations Lion Suzanne.


Lion Jack Moanaghan presented Past President Mary Kanarvogel with the Club’s Melvin Jones Fellowship award for 2017.

Well deserved, Lion Mary.  Congratulations!


 Citizenship Award Dinner, May 25, 2017

The Shelter Island Lions Club was proud to honor Tippi and Al Bevan with its Citizenship Award for 2017 for their tireless and long term dedication to serving our community through delivering Meals on Wheels to home-bound senior citizens and managing the Shelter Island Food Pantry.   The award dinner was held at the Pridwin Hotel on Shelter Island on May 25, 2017 and was attended by over 100 Lions and guests.  Here are some photos from the event: