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2020 Roadside Cleanup

As of 7 pm today July 20 Green Level Church Rd now has 20 big oranges bags less trash littering it sides. Thanks to 10 Scouts and 10 leaders and parents the cleanup went well. With temps hovering around 96 degrees the crew did not waste any time. The top two finds .. A $1… Read More »

Camp Dogwood Bus

On June 27th at the North Carolina Lions Inc meeting we showed off the new camp vehicle that the Apex Lions Club helped make possible. We issued a challenge to other clubs in the state with matching funds to raise awareness for the need and to encourage other clubs to contribute as well. This vehicle… Read More »

No Meetings in May or June

We are still unable to meet due to the closure of the CC Jones building. Please stay tuned for updates. We will send email to members when we plan a meeting (online or otherwise).

Helping Those In Need

The Apex LIons Charitable Foundation presented WWCM a check for $2,500 today to assist in their efforts to provide food for families impacted by the Coronavirus (COVID-19). The food ministry is in need of cereals, pasta, pasta sauce, soups, and foods such as beans & vegetables and snacks and meal items for kids. You can… Read More »

Meeting Canceled

We have canceled all meetings for the month of March due to the concerns of spreading Coronavirus. We appreciate your understanding.

Fish Fry Canceled

Due to the COVID-19 threat we have decided to cancel the Fish Fry originally scheduled for March 20. We hope that we will be able to schedule it again later as the threat subsides. We appreciate your understanding!

Flying For The Flag

Jim Kilpatrick is founder, Team Leader and lead pilot for the Bandit Flight Team. He graduating from Western Carolina University in 1968 then joined the Air Force as a pilot. He was a fighter pilots and flew 257 missions in the F-100 Super Saber in Viet Nam and among his medals he holds two Distinguished… Read More »

Snow Closing!

Unfortunately, for the second consecutive meeting we have poor weather conditions to deal with. This time it is an incoming snow storm. So we will not be meeting this evening as originally planned. Please stay home and stay safe!

Meeting Canceled Tonight

Fellow Lions, Due to tonight’s inclement weather forecast, I’m going to cancel tonight’s regular meeting.  Please be safe and see you again at our next meeting February 20th. Lion Rich Engates President, Apex Lions Club

New Member Installed

This evening we also installed a new member. Lion Tony Formichelli became the newest member of the Apex Lions on January 16th, 2020. Tony had been aware of our club for some time and had witnessed us in operation at the NC State Fair as well as our Fish Fry. He moved here from New… Read More »

One Step Healing

Our guest speaker for this evening was Pastor Kevin O’Brien from One Step Healing Ministry.  He is celebrating 25 years of sobriety this year and came to share with us the story of how he got sober but more importantly how is has been healed of alcoholism by the saving grace of Jesus Christ.  … Read More »

Apex Lions Fish Fry

For the past 40 plus years, March has brought the community together to enjoy a great meal and fellowship. Fried Fish, homemade cole slaw, boiled potatoes, hush puppies and homemade desserts are served. A long standing tradition to raise funds to help make Apex a great place to live and raise our families. The Fish… Read More »

New Eyeglass Donation Boxes

Eagle scout candidate Derek Curry showed us his Eagle scout project this evening. He will be building some new wooden eyeglass donation boxes for us. The one pictured above is a smaller model for demonstration only. The real ones will be 16″ x 16″ x 16″ and have a 4″x 2″ slot in the top… Read More »

Christmas Message 2019

Pastor John Utley served as an Assistant Pastor in Wilson, NC before being called to pastor the people of Pleasant Plains in February of 2017. He has completed a Bachelor of Arts in Bible, Masters of Divinity, and has a Masters in Education Administration. He has also completed certification in the American Association of Christian… Read More »