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2016 Lions Christmas Cakes Now Available

The delicious 1kg Lions Christmas Cakes are now available. They’ve been carefully baked to the recipe that has been used for many years, so you can be sure of their quality and taste.

They will cost R85 this year for a 1kg uniced Christmas fruit cake, which contains no alcohol. As with all funds raised by any Lions club, all the proceeds of the sale of Lions Christmas Cakes will be used directly for charitable projects.

Not only will you be getting a truly delicious Christmas cake for your R85, you’ll be making an invaluable charitable contribution as well.

If you would like to purchase some cakes from the North Durban Club, please leave a message on this page, use our contact page or contact one of our members directly. The cakes will also be available from our stall at the Golden Hours market, every Sunday from 10:30-14:00.  The market is held at the Golden Hours market grounds, on the corner of Radar and Uitsig Roads, Durban North (a block behind the Hypermarket).

If you’re not in Durban North/La Lucia/Umhlanga or the surrounding areas, your local Lions club will almost certainly be selling cakes as well.

2017 Lions Christmas Cake

2017 Lions Christmas Cake

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2015 Lions Christmas Cakes Now Available

The delicious 1kg Lions Christmas Cakes are now available. They’ve been baked to the recipe that has been used for many years, so you can be sure of their quality and taste.

They will cost R80 this year for a 1kg uniced Christmas fruit cake, which contains no alcohol. As with all funds raised by any Lions club, all the proceeds of the sale of Lions Christmas Cakes will be used directly for charitable projects.

Not only will you be getting a truly delicious Christmas cake for your R80, you’ll be making an invaluable charitable contribution as well.

If you would like to purchase some cakes from the North Durban Club, please leave a message on this page, use our contact page or contact one of our members directly. The cakes will also be available from our stall at the Golden Hours market, every Sunday from 10:30-14:00.  The market is held at the Golden Hours market grounds, on the corner of Radar and Uitsig Roads, Durban North (a block behind the Hypermarket).

If you’re not in Durban North/La Lucia/Umhlanga or the surrounding areas, your local Lions club will almost certainly be selling cakes as well.

The box for the 2014 Lions Christmas Cake

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Pick ‘n Hyper Car Draw

Pick ‘n Pay Hyper-by-the-Sea Hypermarket invited the club to sell wors rolls and cold drinks at the build-up and draw for the giveaway of a new Ford bakkie. A large number of people came to the draw and many enjoyed a delicious wors roll while they were there. The club would like to thank the Hypermarket for giving it an opportunity to raise significant funds that will completely be used to aid the needy, as with all Lions fundraising projects.

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Sinakekele Hop To It fun day

The club sold colddrinks, wors rolls and popcorn at the Sinakekele home for abandoned babies’ fun day on the Easter weekend, both raising needed funds and supporting the home in their excellent work.

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Lions Christmas Cakes Now at a Reduced Price

The North Durban Lions club has more 1kg Lions Christmas Cakes available from the 2014 batch. They’ve been baked to the recipe that has been used for many years, so you can be sure of their quality and taste.

They are now available from the club at R60 per cake.

If you would like to purchase some cakes from the North Durban Club, please leave a message on this page, use our contact page or contact one of our members directly. The cakes will also be on sale at our stall at the Golden Hours market, every Sunday from 10:30 to 14:00. The market is located on the corner of Uitsig and Soofie Saheb Roads in Durban North, a block behind the Hypermarket.

 

The box for the 2014 Lions Christmas Cake

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2014 Lions Christmas Cakes Now Available

The delicious 1kg Lions Christmas Cakes are now available. They’ve been baked to the recipe that has been used for many years, so you can be sure of their quality and taste.

They will cost R75 this year for a 1kg uniced Christmas fruit cake, which contains no alcohol. As with all funds raised by any Lions club, all the proceeds of the sale of Lions Christmas Cakes will be used directly for charitable projects.

Not only will you be getting a truly delicious Christmas cake for your R75, you’ll be making an invaluable charitable contribution as well.

If you would like to purchase some cakes from the North Durban Club, please leave a message on this page, use our contact page or contact one of our members directly.

If you’re not in Durban North/La Lucia/Umhlanga or the surrounding areas, your local Lions club will almost certainly be selling cakes as well.

The box for the 2014 Lions Christmas Cake

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Dog Racing Evening

The club hosted a very successful “dog racing” fundraiser at its clubhouse on Saturday 4 October. The evening included a delicious 3 course meal along with 8 races with cut-out cardboard dogs, both of which were thoroughly enjoyed by everyone who attended.

The club would like to thank its generous sponsors for making the evening possible:

  • Marshall Security Guarding Division
  • Marshall Security Armed Response Division
  • Bay Union Employee Benefit Consultants
  • CBI Electric/African Cables
  • Flowers on Kensington

Some photos of the event are below:

The program for the evening

The program for the evening

The dogs in action

The dogs in action

Spectators in the owners box urging their dogs along.

Spectators in the owners box urging their dogs along.

The dogs raring to go

The dogs raring to go

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Popcorn Machine Hire

The club was asked to provide popcorn at a private super-hero themed party on Saturday 5 April. We received an extremely generous donation towards the club’s service to those in need. Many thanks to Di of Vuzu Entertainment for thinking of us and getting us involved.

Lions Ian Ross and Neil Aubert served the popcorn, which was a big hit. They’re wearing super-hero capes in the photo, although of course, all Lions are super-heroes!

Lions Ian Ross and Neil Aubert in super-hero costume.

Lions Ian Ross and Neil Aubert in super-hero costume.

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2013 Lions Christmas Cakes Now Available

The delicious Lions Christmas Cakes are now available. As for many years now, they have been baked by Albany, so you can be sure of their quality and taste.

They will cost R70 this year. As with all funds raised by any Lions club, all the proceeds of the sale of Lions Christmas Cakes will be used directly for charitable projects.

Not only will you be getting a truly delicious Christmas cake for your R70, you’ll be making an invaluable charitable contribution as well.

If you would like to purchase some cakes from the North Durban Club, please leave a message on this page, use our contact page or contact one of our members directly.

If you’re not in Durban North/La Lucia/Umhlanga or the surrounding areas, your local Lions club will almost certainly be selling cakes as well.

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Further postponement of the North Durban Lions Music and Market Day

The North Durban Lions Music and Market Day had been rescheduled for 24 September – but unfortunately it will not be possible to provide most of the entertainment which was planned for the day. The club has rather postponed the day to a later date, yet to be decided on – either around Christmas or relatively early in the new year.

The club would like thank everyone who was planning to come along to the day and support the club in its efforts to raise funds to assist those in need. Its unfortunate that we’ve had to postpone the day again, but the circumstances make it unavoidable.

The new date will of course be published and advertised once it is decided.

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