BRATTLEBORO -- The Vermont Lions, the Austine School and the Vermont Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing invite the public in the launching of a Lions Club in Brattleboro.

Civic minded men and women who want to serve the less fortunate are being sought. The second informational meeting will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 2, at 7 p.m. at Holton Hall, 209 Austine Drive, in Brattleboro. Refreshments will be provided.

For more information, contact Lion Stanley Patch Jr. at 802-468-5001 or