2021 Lions Club Officer Training
New Member Orientation / Guiding Lion Training

All courses will be delivered via Zoom. These sessions are open to all Lions, regardless of your club position. There will be pre-assignments required for some courses.

To Register:  Please email Betty Ann Robson  at least 3 weeks ahead of the course you would like to attend. A return email with the zoom link and pre-assignments will be sent.

View 2021 Training Schedule


Official Results of the 2020/2021 District C1 Elections

Sunday, November 1, 2020

The results have been tabulated and certified by the election firm Simply Voting and PDG Brent Johnson. There were 39 certified and eligible delegates. 31 of these cast votes and the results are as follows.

I would like to congratulate all of our candidates who have all been successfully elected:

  • District Governor-Elect – Melodie Franko
  • 1st Vice District Governor-Elect – Suzanne Leshchyshyn
  • 2nd Vice District Governor-Elect – Sandra Goodrich
  • Hall of Fame – Carol Moeller

Resolution #1 – Passed

Resolution #2 – Passed

The election for Vice Council Candidate for C1 – PDG Frances Sawiak was by acclamation.

Thank you to everyone who was involved and participated in the process.

Yours in Lionism,
Chanprit S. Baweja (Prince)
District Governor C1
2020–2021


Blindman Valley Lions | Club Charter Celebration October 25, 2020

Blindman Valley Lions | Club Charter Celebration
October 25, 2020

It was all thumbs up from District C-1 DG Prince Baweja, Guiding Lion PDG Frances Sawiak, and members of the newly chartered Blindman Valley Lions Club. The hybrid event was well attended in person and via Zoom from guests throughout Canada. This is District C-1’s first new charter in many years. Congratulations. It was all thumbs up from District C-1 DG Prince Baweja, Guiding Lion PDG Frances Sawiak, and members of the newly chartered Blindman Valley Lions Club. The hybrid event was well attended in person and via Zoom from guests throughout Canada. This is District C-1’s first new charter in many years. Congratulations.

Pet Valu Walk for Dog Guides | Edmonton | May 27, 2018

Carla Cuglietta is presented the award for 2017's Citizen of Distinction by DG Kris Kozoriz

2017 District winning Peace Poster created by Luka Begovic, Gr. 8 student at Richard S. Fowler Catholic JHS in St. Albert, AB

Lions stuffing bags with personal supplies for women’s shelters | Nov 2017

[l to r] DG Kriz Kozoriz; Southgate Club President Patti Liogier; South Edmonton 2nd VDG-elect Chanprit "Prince" Baweja with 509 bags of supplies for women's shelters | Nov 2017

Lions sorting and classifying recycled eyeglasses | Nov 2017

St. Albert Host Lions equip a library resource vehicle for their Centennial Project | September 2016

District Governor Ron Wackenhut and Lynda at the Waterton International Youth Camp | July 2016

Purina Dog Walk | Sylvan Lake | May 29, 2016

St. Albert Rainmaker Rodeo | May 28, 2016

PDG Dan Claypool with Governor General the Right Honourable David Johnston

Grande Prairie Lions support STARS

Post-earthquake house | Bandipur Village, Nepal

Learning to work with no hands

Vision Mission in Mexico

Blood pressure check at Mexico Vision Mission

Evansburg PV Days Parade

St. Albert Lions Clubs in Parade

PDG Joan Lubbers vision screening