Summer is Here We Better Enjoy it Before it is Gone

 

Dear fellow lions, families and friends,

It is nice that we are having a hot summer this year. So we better keep an eye on the days that we must make the most out of it!

Feel free to post pictures or write some texts to our Facebook page:

to let us know you are enjoying your life this summer time, before getting ready for the next wonderful Lions year 2018-2019 in September.

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TSLC Keeps its Tradition of Supporting Suomi Koti (Finnish Canadian Seniors Centre)

On June 18, Toronto Suomi Lions Club made a $1000 donation to Toronto Finnish Canadian Seniors Centre, as its long-term tradition.

Lion Kauko Leppala (right) representing TSLA presented the cheque to Juha Myntinnen (left), Executive Director of Suomi Koti.

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Thank You to District A711 Lions

 

Thank you to all of the Lions who came out to show their support to me and my family after Lion Aimo’s passing.  Aimo thoroughly enjoyed being a member of the Toronto Suomi Lion’s Club, and he made many friends along the way.  The honour guard by the Lions at the end of the service was very touching and greatly appreciated by the family.

Many thanks,

Lion Eeva & family

Below is a list of the people/clubs we’d like to thank:

  • Toronto Suomi Lions Club
  • Finlandia Lions Club
  • Weston Lions Club (PDG Wayne Hoey)
  • SCGM Lions Club (PDG Bill Willcocks)
  • Freelton Lions Club (PRC Sally McMann)
  • Malvern Onyx Lions Club (PRC Julian Austin)
  • Toronto Kaiteur Lions Club (Martin Bowen)
  • Mississauga Central Lions Club (1st VDG Jeffrey Friedman)
  • Toronto Kaiteur Lions Club (PDG Teddy Boyce)
  • Thistletown Lions Club (Astrid Simola)
  • Thistletown Lions Club (CS Tebo Richards)
  • Wishing Well Lions Club (PDG Rolando (Rollie) dela Cruz)
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Funeral Details – Aimo Heikurinen (Long-Term Member)

Aimo Heikurinen

Funeral Details – Aimo Heikurinen: survived by his loving and caring wife of 58 years – Lion Eeva Heikurinen and their whole family

Friday, March 9th, 2018 –  5pm to 9pm

Visitation at Highland Funeral Home, Scarborough Chapel

3280 Sheppard Avenue East, Scarborough, ON M1T 3K3

(West of Warden Avenue, on the north side)

http://torontosuomilionsclub.org/

 

Saturday, March 10th, 2018

Visitation at 11am to 12 noon

Funeral Service at 12 noon, then reception downstairs

Location:  Agricola Lutheran Church

25 Old York Mills Road, North York, ON M2P 1B5 (Yonge/York Mills Rd)

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to
Agricola Lutheran Church or to
Suomi Koti (The Toronto Finnish Canadian Seniors Centre)

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Congratulations! Milestone Chevron Awards Receivers!

Congratulations!

Milestone Chevron Awards from Lions Clubs International were given to members for their long-term services to the community by A711 District Governor Surinder Sharma on Feb 12, 2018:
Ulla Saarnio 35 years!
Burt Rairamo 20 years!
Eric Niemela 10 years!
Kauko Leppala 10 years!

 

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Join our 2018 Valentine’s Day Dinner Dance on Feb 10

Free on Feb 10? Come watch the master of Master Ceremonies, the best standup comedian within Lions Clubs and Finnish Canadian community in North America, enjoy LIVE music performance, gourmet dinner and dance with your family and friends!

You’re invited to join our 2018 Valentine’s Day Dinner Dance Fundraiser!
Oh, bring your neighbours and friends too!

Contact: Lion Kauko 416-346-3098 for tickets, or email, or send us Facebook message!

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Save $75US! Register for 101st 2018 Las Vegas Convention!

Register now, save $75 US, and have fun in Las Vegas at the 101st LCI Convention!

Download: 101st Las Vegas LCI Convention Registration Form

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It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas at Toronto Suomi Lions Club

Thank you for coming to support our Christmas party on Nov 25, 2017. It was a joyful and fun night, take a look at this video and more photos are available at:

Toronto Suomi Lions Club Online Album: Flickr

Our Christmas Party LIVE Streaming video is available at our Facebook page:

Toronto Suomi Lions Club: Facebook Page

Fast Replay Video of Christmas Party is available at our YouTube page:

Special thanks to
CPTA for the table decorations and gift exchange game
Pertti Vaisanen for the music
Julian Austin for the gift basket
and
Toronto Finnish theatre for their performances. 

Have you all a wonderful holiday season,

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

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Invitation to TSLC Special Celebrations Christmas Party 2017

Ticket purchase contact:
Ulla 416-724-2377
Kauko 416-346-3098 or
email: torontosuomilions@gmail.com

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Allan Howe Making Donations of Household Items to Toronto Suomi Lions Club

 Allan Howe, from Etobicoke Toronto, has made donations of several boxes of household items for silent auction to Toronto Suomi Lions Club. Thank you Allan! We really appreciate your donations.

All proceeds made at our silent auctions during various club activities will 100% be given back to the community through our club projects, such as CNE Peewee Baseball Games, Riverdale Raiders Robotics Team, Cedar Club Kids Summer Camp, and so on.

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