Draw for Sight Bicycle Poker Run – April 24, 2016

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The Chestertown Lions Club welcomes cyclists to Draw For Sight Bicycle Poker Run Ride. The tour consists of a 36 or 60 mile rolling to flat course.  The route takes in the scenery of the heartland of Upper Kent County in Maryland including farmlands, old country homes, quaint towns, and great country stores. The ride goes through historic Chestertown.

Route starts and ends at Betterton Volunteer Fire Company, 2 Howell Point Road, Betterton, MD 21610.

Time:
Registration Hours;
7:30 am to 8:30 am
Rides start at 8:30 am
Drawing stations close at 1:00 pm
Ride ends promptly at 2:00 pm.
Last sweep 2:00 pm
All score cards must be turned in by 2:00 pm.

Cost:
$25 until March 31, 2016
$30 April 1 until April 23, 2016
$40 Day of Ride
– Blind riders ride for FREE
– No Refunds
– Fee includes map, marked route, sag wagon and five food stops
All score cards must be turned in by 2:00 pm.

Register online:

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Register By Mail:

Click here for a mail-in registration form.

Walk-in Registration:
Walk-in registration will be available on the morning of the ride. To speed up the registration process, print a mail-in registration form from the link above and have it completed with payment in-hand at the time of registration.

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Bay to Bay Ride – June 26, 2016

b2b_logo_2016On the fourth Sunday of June each year, the Chestertown Lions Club welcomes cyclists to its summer bicycling challenge, the Bay to Bay ride. The tour consists of five routes between 27 and 104 miles in length. The flat loop routes take in the scenery of the heartland of the Upper Eastern Shore of Maryland and Delaware including farmlands, old country homes, quaint towns, and great country stores. The 27 mile ride goes through historic Chestertown for those who want a less challenging ride.

Spend the day touring the town, then return to join your friends just up the hill from Betterton Beach. Temperatures of mid-June lend themselves to a pleasant swim in the Chesapeake Bay at the end of the ride.

Time:
Registration Hours:
6:30 am to 9:00 am
Rides start at 7:00 am
(Special tandem starts at 8:00 am)
Ride ends promptly at 6:00 pm
Last sweep 5:00 pm

Cost:
$25 until May 15, 2016
$30 May 16 until June 25, 2016
$40 Day of Ride
– Blind riders ride for FREE
– No Refunds
– Fee includes map, marked route, sag wagon
and five food stops
– Screwdriver set for the first 450 registered riders

Register online:

  active_com

Register By Mail:

Click here for a mail-in registration form.

Walk-in Registration:
Walk-in registration will be available on the morning of the ride. To speed up the registration process, print a mail-in registration form from the link above and have it completed with payment in-hand at the time of registration.

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George Henry Kastendike IV

Lion George Henry Kastendike IV

November 4, 1946 – January 20, 2016

We are saddened to announce the death of George Henry Kastendike IV, which occurred the morning of January 20th 2016 at his home in Chestertown, Maryland, after a battle with brain cancer.

George was born in Baltimore, Maryland in 1946 and was an avid outdoorsman, insurance industry professional who loved his family, community and the water.

He is survived by his wife, Suzzanne, three children, George V, Gregory, and Kristin, five grandchildren, Samuel, Charles, Andrew, George VI, Olivier as well as two siblings; a brother, Graham Kastendike and a sister, Scottie Williams.

In lieu of flowers, the family is accepting donations in dedication of George H. Kastendike IV. Please designate donations to: Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa, M.D. Brain Tumor Stem Cell Laboratory CRB II 1550 Orleans Street. Rm. 247 Baltimore MD 21231.

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Shotgun Raffle Winners!

Here are the winners of our latest shotgun raffle:

1st place Larry Tribbitt Jr
2nd place Ed Schafer

Project Chair Lion Fred Sherriff and Acting King Lion Ken Roderick draw the winning tickets.

Project Chair Lion Fred Sherriff (left) and Acting King Lion Ken Roderick draw the winning tickets.

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Lions Helping Lions

Here are some photos of Club members building a ramp for Lion George Kastendike.

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Halloween Parade!

Download the PDF file .

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A Reminder To Our Members

Members:

Please remember to RSVP for each dinner meeting you plan to attend.

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