August 2022

September 2022

  • September 10 – Dandridge Lions Club’s 43rd Annual David DeZan Charity Golf Tournament at Dandridge Golf & Country Club.  Fee of $75/player includes lunch, green fees, and cart.  Lunch served noon to 1 p.m., with 1:30 p.m. shotgun start.  Contact Carolyn Rinehart at for more information.
  • September 15 – Deadline for Lions Clubs to participate in Multiple District grant application for vision screening equipment (50% matching funds).  Contact Chuck Bailey at 423-371-9737 or for more information.
  • September 15-17 – USA/Canada Lions Leadership Forum, Calgary, Canada – Get More Information or Register
  • September 19 – West Knox Lions Club 27th Annual Golf Tournament.  4 person team best ball.  Registration begins at 7:30 a.m., tee time is 8:30 a.m.  Entry fee of $100 includes green fees, cart, and barbeque lunch.  Egwani Farms Golf Course, 3920 Singleton Station Road, Rockford, TN.  Contact Lions Ron Riehn (865-773-3795) or Ron Welch (865-690-6317) for more information.
  • September 24 – Farragut Lions Club 6th Annual Car Show, open to vehicles of all ages!  8:00 a.m. to 1 p.m. at JC Penney’s Turkey Creek.  Contact 865-679-4779 for more information.

October 2022

  • October 1DEADLINE for submitting State Annual Reports (Clubs and District)
  • October 1– District 12-N Fall Cabinet Meeting, University of Tennessee Culinary Institute, 2712 Neyland Drive, Knoxville, TN.  Rooms 128-129 (Free on-site parking).  Gather at 9:00 a.m., meeting begins at 9:30 a.m.  Lunch provided at 11:30 a.m.
  • October 1 – Maryville Lions Club OTTO (Oldies to the Oldies) Cruise In at the Maryville Nursing Homes, 1:00-5:15 p.m.  Pre-1970s vehicles ony, $20 registration fee.  Contact Dean or Karen Fontaine at, 865-406-3887, or 865-599-4936 for more information.
  • October 15 – Deadline for Multiple District 12 trading pin designs.  Submit to Clare Crawford at
  • October 20 –  Lions Club Peace submittals due to District (eligible for students ages 11, 12, and 13)   Theme is “Lead with Compassion”.  Includes Essay contest and Poster contest.

November 2022

  • November 1 – Deadline for early registration for Tennessee Lions Learning Retreat
  • November 5 – MD-12 Fall Rally, Cumberland University, Lebanon
    • MD12 Tennessee Lions Charities Hall of Fame/Honors Banquet, Cumberland University, Lebanon
  • November 15DEADLINE for submitting IRS 990 Forms (Clubs and District)

December 2022

  • December 6 – District 12-N 3rd Annual Food Packing Project Inasmuch, The Hangar at Pathways Church, Sevierville, TN
  • December 9 – Tennessee School for the Blind Christmas Party

January 2023

February 2023

  • February 16-19 – Tennessee Lions Learning Institute (TLLI) – Cumberland University (lodging at Comfort Suites, 904 Murfreesboro Road, Lebanon, TN 37090 (Exit 238 off I-40).  Contact Chuck Bailey at 423-371-9737 or for more information.

March 2023

  • March 17-18 – District 12-N Convention, Music Road Convention Center, Pigeon Forge, TN.  Additional details to come.

May 2023

  • May 5-7 – MD-12 Tennessee State Convention, Hilton Hotel, 501 West Church Street, Knoxville, TN.  Additional details to come.  Registration Form

July 2023

  • July 7-11 – Lions International 104th International Convention, Boston, Massachusetts

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