Lions Essay Contest


Topic: A Celebration of Peace


This competition is open to students who are considered visually impaired according to the national guidelines an will be 11, 12 or 13 years of age on November 25, 2016. Essays must be no longer than 500 words in lenght and submitted in English, typewritten in black ink double spaced and cannot have already been published.


For additional information contact Lion Paula Chleboski Medway Lions Club Email:

International Peace Poster Contest


Topic:  A Celebration of Peace


All Club competitions must be completed and postmarked by November 25, 2016. Committee:

Lion Cissy DeRosa Seeto Holliston Lions Club Email:

Lion Robert Lash Canton Lions Club Email:


The cost of the kit is US$11.95 plus shipping, handling and applicable taxes. The kit is available in all 11 of our official languages. Lions clubs must purchase a kit for each contest sponsored. Each kit contains:

Official Club Contest Guide and Rules

Official School or Youth Group Contest Guide and Rules

Participant Flyer to duplicate and give to participating students to take home

Sticker to place on back of winning poster

Certificates for contest winner and school or youth group

You can order kits from the Club Supplies Sales Department at International Headquarters from January 15 to October 1. To order a kit, call Club Supplies Sales at (630) 571-5466 or 1-800-710-7822 (U.S., Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands and Canada only). To order online, go to Club Supplies 

MD 33 Lions Speech Contest


Topic: Being Politically Correct: Is it taken too far?


District 33K Competition Deadlines


Lions Club Competition: December 31, 2016

Zone Competition: January 14, 2017

Region Competition: January 29, 2017 (Snow Date: February 4, 2017)

District 33K Mid-Winter Competition: February 18, 2017

MD33 Lions State Convention Competition: May 8, 2017


For more information MD33 Youth Speech Website 


Contact Co-Chairs Lion Roxana & Lion Mike Camporeale at