Thursday, April 16, 2015
53rd MD 308 Lions Convention Day 1 Thursday 16 April 2015
Attended President Yvonne, Secretary Lynda, Treasurer Irene, IPP Jessie and 10-month member Adelene as registered delegates.
Aside from Lion Adelene, the reminding 4 witnessed the MD 308 Lions Charity Project held at Dewan Sri Pinang Auditorium. with performances, entertainment, carnival, haircut and dinner for 1,200 senior citizens and children including goody bag to take home.
City tour on the Open Tour Bus were arranged for POA’s [Past Officers of the Association] which stops at Clock Tower, the starting point of the Lions Parade to Esplanade led by a school band, some POA on foot, some on trishaw, followed closely by are two chingay flag bearers, eight immortal deities. delegates by from the 4 sub-districts and a lion managed by our very own Penang Lions.
Enjoyed Penang street food delights with over 22 stalls ranging from Coffee Tree, Malay Char Koay Teow, Penang Hokkien Mee, Pasembur, Penang Curry Mee, Penang Chee Cheong Fun, Umi Sheka Malay Chicken Rice, Umi Sheka Pancake & Teh Tarik, Penang Asam Laksa, Vegetarian Roti Canai, Coconut Shake, Ice Kacang, Penang Cendol, Khun Thai Tap Tim Grop, Tomyam Seafood, Vegetarian Fried Rice, Mee Sotong, Penang Popiah, Satay, Chinese Char Koay Teow, Sugar Cane Juice & Char Koay Kak, what a mouthful to digest ...pheewww, and it all hosted by the Penang State Tourism Board. There were also entertainment, triple lion dance and lucky draws. Obviously, meeting up with all fellow Lions and rekindling friendship from other District was a BONUS!! too many friends to mention