October 17: GENERAL MEETING - 6pm, Pine Grove Pizza off Hwy 88. Come early if you'd like to order/eat dinner. Program: NAMI = National Alliance on Mental Illness. Speaker: Michael. Their programs include: Family Support Group, Peer-to-Peer program, Advocacy group for families, and Family-to-Family program. www.NAMIamador.org

October 19-20: WHITE CANE DAYS – 10am-6pm at “both markets” – Pine Grove & Pioneer. Contact: Bill B

October 24: BOARD MEETING - 6:30pm. Pine Grove Mobile Home Estate's clubhouse.

October 25: NEWSLETTER DEADLINE - Send articles and photos to Gail.

November 2-3: DISTRICT MEETING in Oakdale. Let President Joe know if you are going.

November 6: VISITATION – to Clements Lockeford’s club – contact Norma or Mike if you want to go too.

November 7: GENERAL MEETING – District Governor Don Gall’s Visitation. Pine Grove Mobile Home Estates Club House. Potluck Meal at 5:30pm. Meeting to start at 6:00pm. See details in 9/16/2018 email from Nancy.

November 11: In VETERANS’ DAY PARADE – starts 10am, be there by 9am. This is the 100-year anniversary of WWII. See 9/16/2018 email from Nancy.

November 19: PROJECT THANKS - Noon-6pm or so. Gallagher’s Parking Lot. Boxes distributed to pre-authorized people in need. Contact: Ernie if you can help.

November 21: No MEETING. Going dark!

November 28: BOARD MEETING - 6:30pm. Pine Grove Mobile Home Estate's clubhouse.

December 7: CHRISTMAS TO REMEMBER – Contact person: Nancy.

December 8: CLUB’S CHRISTMAS/HOLIDAY PARTY - Contact person: Nancy.

COMING UP:

January 16: VISITATION – to Jackson Lions Club – contact Norma or Mike if you want to go too.

April 11-14: DISTRICT 4-A1 CONVENTION – in San Ramon. Fun, entertainment, voting, awards and recognitions, service projects, great guests and more.

June 5: OUR 40TH CHARTER ANNIVERSARY!!! (June 5, 1979) Jackson Lions Club sponsored us and got us going off to a good start. Check back later for more details as we celebrate in 2019.

* ~ * ~ ABOUT US ~ * ~ *

MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION:
http://upcountry88lions.org/uploads/images/membership-application-lions.pdf
Download, Print, Complete & Mail to:
ADDRESS: PO Box 777, Pine Grove CA 95665
CLUB CHARTER DATE: June 5, 1979 ~ Club #37207
EMAIL: upcountry88lions@gmail.com
WEBSITE: http://www.upcountry88lions.org/
FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/upcountry88lions or search for @upcountry88lions
INSTAGRAM: Up Country 88 Lions
MOTTO: WE SERVE...Our Community!
EYE CARE: If you need an eye examination and/or eyeglasses and can't afford it, instructions are available on this website: http://www.lionseyeca-nv.org/-patient-referral.html or call Lions Eye Foundation 1-415-600-3950. If you know of someone (any age) in the UPCOUNTRY area who is in need of eye care and cannot afford it, you can also contact a Board Member or email us at upcountry88lions@gmail.com. Click HERE for our club's Brochure regarding Eye Care.
COLLECT/RECYCLE: Members collect Pop Tabs for Ronald McDonald House Charities (http://www.rmhc.org/other-ways-to-help) and used glasses/cell phones/sunglasses.
Or drop your glasses off at these locations:

Bank of Stockton, 20004 HWY 88, Pine Grove
Jackson Rancheria Casino, 12222 New York Ranch Rd, Jackson (give to a security guard)
Pine Grove Mobile Home Estates, 14074 Irishtown Rd, Pine Grove (in the clubhouse)
Pine Grove Pizza, 19724 HWY 88, Pine Grove
Plymouth's Post Office, 9477 Main St, Plymouth
Trasarre's Jewelers, 38 Main St, Jackson
Zip's Pioneer Barber Shop, 25321 HWY 88, Pine Grove

* ~ * ~ ADDITIONAL LINKS ~ * ~ *

DISTRICT 4-A1 DISASTER PREPAREDNESS MANUAL:
http://upcountry88lions.org/uploads/images/District-4-A1-Disaster-Manual-2018.pdf

Amador County Website: http://www.co.amador.ca.us/
Amador County's Tree Mortality Task Force Information: http://www.amadortreemortality.com/
State of California's Tree Mortality Task Force Website: http://www.fire.ca.gov/treetaskforce/index

REQUEST FOR REIMBURSEMENT FORM:
http://upcountry88lions.org/uploads/images/REQUEST%20FOR%20REIMBURSEMENT%20upcountry88..jpg
REQUEST FOR DONATION FORM:
http://upcountry88lions.org/uploads/images/REQUEST%20FOR%20DONATION%20upcountry88.jpg

Up Country 88 Lions Club is 501(c)(3) charity. Donations are tax deductible. SEND TO: PO Box 777, PINE GROVE CA 95665