Membership Process

Membership in the Chester Lions Club is by invitation. Contact the Chester Lions Club if you are interested in joining our club.

Click the membership inquiry button and fill out the formand one of our members will be in touch.


To become a Lion, you must be of legal majority, good moral character and good reputation in your community. Submit completed Lions Club International application with applicable fee to the Chester Lions Club.

Prospective members must attend two dinner meetings, held every 3rd Thursday at the Lamplighter Restaurant, Rt 24, Chester, NJ at 7:30 pm and participate in one Club event.

Once a member, you are expected to attend and contribute in our Board (First Thursday of the month) and Dinner Meetings (Third Thursday of the month) and participate in our major fundraiser – the Oktoberfest & Car Show Weekend, as well as other events and committees as assigned.

“You can’t get very far until you start doing something for somebody else”

— Melvin Jones, Founder of Lions Club International