|To provide an opportunity for members to
become acquainted with others in the community by providing an
atmosphere of friendliness and welcome.|
|To provide helpful information for club
|To undertake and promote charitable and
humanitarian projects within the community.|
|To form enduring friendships.|
They say that laughter is the best medicine. For our
October General Meeting we will be joined by Terri Reasoner, PHD., a
practitioner of Laugh Yoga. She will lead willing participants in
"intentional laughter." The reported results can be reduced
cortisol, reduced blood pressure, and reduced pulse rate. It has been
reported that other results can be increased endorphin levels and
reduced pain, anxiety and depression. Come join us at the October
meeting and see for yourself.
Submissions for each newsletter must be received in
writing by the 7th of each month in order to be in the next edition.
Our club members live in Illinois' Fox Valley. Some
of the communities represented are St. Charles, Geneva,
Batavia, North Aurora, Oswego, and Elgin.
Club dues are $25 for a new club year membership
(Sep.. thru Aug.). Forms are available on
request. Membership ensures participation in any club activities, receipt
of the newsletter, and inclusion in the annual Directory, if paid by printing
date. If you wish to receive the newsletter via US postal
service, there is an additional $5 charge.
Everyone is welcome at our
general meetings. In addition, we have club activities,
games, trips and social get-togethers for members.
Our members support several Fox Valley charities. We
volunteer at Lazarus House, the Illinois
Youth Center and the Northern Illinois Food Bank. If you are
interested in joining in this support, please check with the contact
person listed in your newsletter.
We are currently collecting used eyeglasses, metal keys, hearing
aids old cell phones, old holiday lights and used printer
cartridges for donation to the Geneva Lions Club.
Our Art and Foreign Film group meets the first Wednesday of
the month at 12:45pm. Because seating is reserved at Charlestowne
Theater, please make a reservation with Nancy M. prior to the movie.
The sign-up deadline is the Monday before the first Wednesday of the
Do you have a question or a comment about the club or a suggestion for
the website? Please contact the webmaster
Carriage Oaks, St. Charles
Celebrating our 18th year!