Welcome to the website for the Franklin Lions Club.
Lions are an international network of 1.3 million men and women in 200
countries and geographic areas who work together to answer the needs
that challenge communities around the world.
Known for working to end preventable blindness, Lions participate in a
vast variety of projects important to their communities. These projects
range from cleaning up local parks to providing supplies to victims of
Beginning in 1917, the association of Lions clubs has provided millions
of people with the opportunity to give something back to their
The Franklin Lions Club is the oldest civic club in Franklin. It
provides its members with an opportunity to serve their community and
its citizens in meaningful ways. At the same time members have the
opportunity to share the good fellowship of an active group
of community leaders. The tabs in the menu to the left identify our
membership and detail many of our activities.
Come and visit us at any time. You will be welcome. For more
information about joining a Lions club in the area, please call Joy
Chapman at 243-7796.
Linda Kollmann, President
Please support the club we are sponsoring with your attendance as
your time allows.
The Williamson County Lions Club meets on the second and fourth
Tuesday, from 8-9AM, at Shoney's on 96 in Franklin
Let me also put a link to our district website: http://www.12ilions.com where you
can find out about events in our district.
Sign up with one of the Vice Presidents to work on a committee:
Public Relations, Social
Garden for the Blind, Kidsight, Sight Services
FOT4, Fundraising, Youth Outreach, Leo Club,
Scholarship, Peace Poster
NEXT BLOOD DRIVE - FEB 8, 2017 - WEDNESDAY - AT THE WILLIAMSON COUNTY LIBRARY 12PM - 6PM
Kidsight vision screening in the Kindergarten classes and then PreK,
Early Education, Preschool and Daycare facilities
Providing eye exams and glasses for the needy in Williamson County
Annual Stephensen - Garrett Scholarship
White Cane Charities: TN School for the Blind (Nashville), Ed Lindsey
Industries for the Blind (Nasvhille), Leader Dogs for the Blind
(Rochester Hills, MI), Middle TN Lions Sight Services, TN School for
the Deaf (Knoxville), World Services for the Blind (Little Rock, AR),
Learning Ally See website: http://12ilions.com/We%20Serve.html
Lions International measles vaccination campaign
Recycling eyeglasses, hearing aids, ink cartridges, toners and cell
phones can be done at the Administrative Complex, Williamson County Library,the Factory, or Lenscrafters at Cool Springs Galleria
Beginning on Aug 2, 2016 meetings will be held at Connor's Restaurant at 1916 Galleria Blvd. in Cool Springs.
Schedule for upcoming meetings:
Jan 10 - Lions 12I District Governor, Phil Barnes
Jan 17 - Dr. Podoll, WMC Opthalmologist, re:dry eyes
Jan 24 - Board of Directors meeting, directors expected, all welcome. Discussing Lions Pride breakfast
Jan 31 - Scott Ducaj, a discussion on a number of issues/concerns for Franklin on the Fourth
Feb 7 - susan Nichols, Safe Care Options for Seniors
Feb 14 - Board of Directors meeting, directors expected, all welcome.
Feb 21 - open
Feb 28 - WMC _ tbd
Mar 7 - Brenda Hauk, Executive Director, Brightstone of Franklin
Mar 14 - Board of Directors meeting, directors expected, all welcome.
Mar 28 - open
Apr 4 - open
Apr 11 - Board of Directors meeting, directors expected, all welcome.
If you know someone who would be a good speaker for our club, contact