Lions International Youth Camp of the lions district 111-BN

Lions International Youth Camp “Franconia”

In 2013 and 2015 and 2017 the lions district 111-BN of Germany organised a Lions International Youth Camp. In the year 2019 the 4th Lions International Youth Camp "Franconia" will take place with a one week family stay from Sunday 21th of July till Sunday 28th of July 2019 and and a two weeks camp stay. On a special request an additional family stay after the end of the camp might be possible. If you are between 15 and 27 years old and if you are interested to participate in that camp and if you will fulfill the following requirements, don't hesitate to apply for the that camp.

About the camp

All applicants should have an affinity to singing or dancing or playing a musical instrument. It will be advantageous if applicants will be able to teach the other applicants a modern dance or a traditional dance from their home country. The main camp activities will be singing, musical dancing workshops as well outdoor and sightseeing activities. On Friday 2nd of August 2019, the results of the workshops will be presented to the public in the scope of an international evening. The camp location will be Königsberg (Bavaria), Würzburg and Nuremberg.

You will find more information about the rules for the application under the following link:

Please contact your local Lions Club for the application and the signatures. The application should include all completed and necessary documents. Incomplete applications will not be considered. 

Completed and signed applications forms must be submitted to the Lions Foundation Germany through the Youth Camp and Exchange Chairperson in charge in the applicant’s district or multidistrict.

Please send all applications forms to Rita Bella Ada (R.BellaAda@lions.deand the Camp Director Harald Riegel ( 

Applicants from Undistracted Areas or from countries with no Youth Camp and Exchange Chairperson must apply through their District Governor.

All applicants selected to attend our camp will receive a confirmation letter and information packet from the Youth Camp and Exchange Chairperson.

There is camp fee of 100€. The camp language is English. Travel costs and pocket money are at the expense of the applicants. Insurances will be provided by the German side.

Here you can find the schedule of the 4th Lions International Youth Camp "Franconia" in 2019.

  • 21.07.2019            arrival of the participants
  • 21.-28.07.2019      family stay
  • 28.07.-03.08.2019 camp in Hassfurt with music and dancing workshops
  • 02.08.2019             presentations of the works shops during the international evening
  • 03.08.-06.08.2019  stay in Nuremberg with sightseeing and activities
  • 06.08.-08.08.2019  stay in Schweinfurt with sightseeing and activities
  • 08.08.-11.08.2019  stay in Würzburg with sightseeing and activities
  • 11.08.2019             departure of the participants

Arrival on Sunday, 21.07.19 

By plane to Frankfurt Internationale Airport or Nuremberg Airport, by train or coach to Aschaffenburg, Würzburg or Bamberg

Departure on Sunday 11.08.19
By plane from Frankfurt International Airport or Nuremberg airport, by coach from Bamberg, Nürnberg or Würzburg and by train from Haßfurt.

Under the following links you can find photos and presentations of the former Youth Camps 

1st Lions International Youth Camp "Franconia" 2013: photos and presentation

2nd Lions International Youth Camp "Franconia" 2015: presentation of the participants and the host familiesvideo of the program and of the workshopspresentations of the program and of the participants           

3rd Lions International Youth Camp 2017: Video of the Camp

Camp Director:

YEC Harry Riegel

YEC Harry Riegel

(PDG) - MD 111-BN
D.-Meiser-Straße 2a
97437 Haßfurt, GERMANY
0049-(0)157-77863185 (m)