This year's Lions District A-9 convention will be held in Goderich from May 4th to the 6th.
Lions District A-9 extends from Tobermory to Orangeville, then follows the river to Arthur and Mitchell, including clubs in Dublin, Seaforth, Clinton and Goderich.
250 Lion and Lioness members from 50 clubs in the District will gather at the Columbus Centre in Goderich for the three-day event.
Convention Chair Terry Worsell has invited Mayor Shewfelt to attend a tree planting and flag raising ceremony May 4th at Harbour Park in Goderich to get the event underway.
Shewfelt is also invited to the Governor's banquet May 5th to bring greetings.
Goderich Councillors authorized the Mayor or his designate to extend the community's best wishes.