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Children’s Vision Screening at Kersbrook Primary School

The Children’s Vision Screening team were kept well occupied at the Kersbrook Primary School with volunteer screeners from Torrens Valley, Glenside & Burnside Lions Clubs putting their skills and training into practice with the Vision Screening of 32 children resulting in 4 children with early detection concerns being referred on to an Optometrist for further […]

Children’s Vision Screening held at the Elizabeth South Primary School

A team of Lions from the Elizabeth/Playford, Golden Grove, Glenside and Burnside Lions Clubs recently completed a Vision Screening at the Elizabeth South Primary School. Carried out over two days, the team screened 65 children and referred 25 for further examination by a Eye Health Professional. The screening reached about 40% of the students currently […]

Club Report (March 2023)

Eye screening Glenunga

Our guest speakers for our February Dinner Meeting were Jonathan Robran, CEO of Operation Flinders, and Colin Cordon, who is a volunteer for this programme and assists our club as a volunteer at our Bargain Centre. The presentation gave members the opportunity to hear of the work of this organisation and provided an insight into […]

Club Report (February 2023)

Bargain centre

Our Bargain Centre reopened on 4th February, and we were delighted to have good weather to welcome many new faces as customers. Our takings on the day were around $1800 and we have decided to direct these funds to The Lions Club of Mannum for their efforts in flood relief…. we will consider a further […]

Club Report (January 2023)

Bargain centre

Our club has been in recess over the period from Christmas through to 18th January when we reopen our Bargain Centre to receive donations. In the period leading up to Christmas members were very active in supporting Lion, Barry Taylor with the sale of Christmas Cakes at Burnside Village-this was yet again a very successful […]

Vision Screening in Kilburn

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A successful vision screening was held at the Kilburn Community Centre, primarily for the children of Afghan refugees. A total of 55 screening was conducted with 22 participants recommended for further investigation by a eye health professional. The screening was carried out by volunteers from the Glenside, Burnside and Golden Grove Lions clubs over a […]

LJ Hooker Agent a Real Lionheart

Michele Alexandrou

One agent’s desire to help others is inspiring a new generation to serve their local community. Age is just a state of mind, says Michele Alexandrou, who, through her tireless service as president of the Burnside Lions Club, is breathing new life into the ageing group. It’s this commitment to her local community that saw […]