The Grand Island Lions Club held its annual installation dinner at Byblos Niagara Resort & Spa June 11. A number of members were recognized for perfect attendance and years of service. Most notably, Lion Paul Bassette was recognized for 40 years of service and Lion Dick Crawford for 25 years.
District 20N Gov.-elect Lion Mike Lawkowski installed the officers and directors for the 2014-15 year. Pictured, from left: Lion Tamer Al Ackerman, Tail Twister Fred Ruocco, Corresponding Secretary Annette Boies-Lobl, First Vice President Tom Rusert, Director Norm Hahn, President Donna Lavallee, Treasurer Dick Crawford, Recording Secretary Tom Witkowski, Director Anne Fahning, Director Dave Chervinsky, Immediate Past President Brooks Rimes, Director Paul Bassette and Lawkowski. Not in picture is Second Vice President Mike Steinagel.