Lions to meet at Extra Touch cafe

The Bedford Lions Club’s monthly dinner meetings are held at 7 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month, September-June. The Feb. 9 meeting, held at the Extra Touch Gourmet Cafe, 4 Hawthorne Drive, will feature a presentation by Michael Constance, executive director of Camp Allen.

Camp Allen, located in Bedford, is a nonprofit summer residential and day care facility that provides opportunities for growth, friendship and fun for children and adults with development disabilities and other challenges in an outdoor environment. The property has 25 buildings on more than 60 acres on Sandy Pond and welcomes up to 600 campers each summer whose ages range from 6 years to elderly. Staff are recruited internationally with experience in special education, physical therapy and social work.

The Bedford Lions Club, in its 51st year of service to the community, welcomes membership inquiries; for information, call Mike Sills at 472-5516.

For details concerning the Bedford Lions Club visit www.bedford,