Tsawwassen Boundary Bay Lions Honour Roll

Past District Governor

1989-90   Russ Wellburn

Past Zone Chairman

1971-72   Bob McLaren     1993-94   Brad Gaze

1972-73   John Kewley       2003-04   Gary Semenoff

1978-79   Tom McColm       2004-05   Pat Wellburn

1987-88   Jim Ingram

Past Presidents

1968-69   Ernie Bianco      1969-70   Bob McLaren

1970-71   Tom Hill             1971-72   Joe Lucas

1972-73   John Kewley      1973-74   Gar Westlake

1974-75   Ken Jane           1975-76   Dell Hyatt      

1976-77   Lloyd Cornett     1977-78   Bill Gleason

1978-79   Bert Gladu          1979-80   Bob Southam

1980-81   Wayne Harnett   1981-82   Ron Erickson

1982-83   John Smyth        1983-84   George Schmidt

1984-86   Jim Ingram          1986-88   Gary Semenoff

1988-90   Steve Scott         1990-91   Henry Moshagen

1991-93   Brad Gaze          1993-94   Dennis Williams

1994-96   David Hunt         1996-98  David Herring

1998-00   Harry Caine        2000-01   Bob Lees             

2001-02   David Black        2002-04   Pat Wellburn

2004-06  Gary Keller          2006-08   Jack McQueen

2008-10   Roger Lasell       2010-12   Steve Dane

2012-12   David McDiarmid         2012-13   David Spencer

2013-14   Gary Keller/Paul Noe   2014-16   John Brewer       

2016-18  Murray Hastings 

Melvin Jones Fellows

PZC Pat Wellburn       Harry Caine     Walter Melnyk    PZC Gary Semenoff     PZC Brad Gaze

Judge Brian Stevenson Award

PZC Gary Semenoff 

Life Members

Gar Westlake  (deceased)                   

Jack Davidson  (deceased)          

Gerry Hintz

David Morrisawa                 

Walter Melnyk

Bill Van Esch


UPDATED January 24, 2019



Tsawwassen Boundary Bay Lions

The meeting was called to order by Lion President Kim Carswell at 7:00 pm.

26 members were present.

PREVIOUS MINUTES: Moved by Lion Steve Scott that the minutes of Jan. 21 be accepted as

published on the website and via email, seconded by Lion Roger Lasell. Carried

CORRESPONDENCE: letters for financial assistance received from Canadian Red Cross and Meals

on Wheels and passed on to the Community Donations Committee


1. Financial Report: Lion Harry Siempelkamp moved that the treasurer’s report be accepted as

circulated, seconded by Lion Rick Marks, Carried.

2. Nominating Committee: Lion President Kim Carswell reported that the committee of Lions

Murray Hastings, Gary Keller and Kim Carswell were actively recruiting the new executive and

will meet the week of Feb.11 to identify new candidates. Nominating meeting will be Apr. 1 and

elections, if required, will be held at the Annual General meeting on Apr. 15

3. Community Donations Committee: Lion Roger Lasell moved that the club donate $1000 to

the SDSS Rugby Club and $1000 to the SDSS Football Club for their assistance at the Tree

Chipping Event. Seconded by Lions Alan Calderwood. Carried.

Lions Allan Calderwood, Roger Lasell and Kim Carswell will organize a “Big Cheque”

presentation to the SDSS clubs.

CDC Chairman Roger Lasell asked the membership to consider individuals or groups that may

benefit from some financial assistance from the TBBL. They should contact Roger Lasell or

any member of the Donations Committee.

4. Canada Day Coordinator: Lion President Kim Carswell announced that Lion Peter Hay had

volunteered to head the committee., assisted by Lions Marilyn Elford, Steve Dane, Peter

Thesiger and Chris Heywood.

5. Grauer Park update: Lion Alan Calderwood gave a detailed report on this project from

inception until today. Details are available on the Lions website.

Lions Peter Thesiger and Steve Dane compiled a 7 page document from archived minutes of

all the discussions pertaining to the Grauer Park project. This document was emailed to all

members and is posted on the TBBL website under “Members only / Notices to Membership”

password TBBLmembers).

Lion Alan Calderwood moved that $10,000 be moved into the Grauer Park fund for the next

phase of this project, seconded by Lion David Smith. Carried. It should be noted that these

funds will be available to other projects should the need arise, and only be used for Grauer

Park upon further approval of the club members.

6. Good and Welfare of Members: Lion President Kim Carswell reported that Lion Gerry Hintz

had just passed away, after a length illness. He also commented on the service for Emma

Melnyk held on Saturday.

7. Round Table: Lion Allan Calderwood suggested that we should sponsor a member to attend

the District H Spring Conference on March 15/16 to represent the TBBL. This will be discussed

at the Board meeting on Feb. 19

TERMINATION/ADJOURNMENT: The meeting was terminated at 8:05 pm

CLUB CALENDAR: March 15/16 – District 19H Spring Conference - Chilliwack