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Young Lions Club does good work

MEMBERS OF THE Vergennes area Leos Club, pictured here with members of the American Legion and Auxiliary, are a regular sight as volunteers at the Legion’s monthly Fish Fry dinners. Photo courtesy of Cookie Steponaitis

Over the past 10 months, a group of Vergennes-area teens have built a playground at the John Graham Shelter, installed an owl barn at the Otter Creek Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, worked at book sales and fish dinners, rake the grounds at D.A.R. John Strong Mansion, read to youngsters at Ferrisburgh Central School, and helped residents clean up after floods. 

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