June 26: BOARD MEETING - 6:30pm at Pine Grove Mobile Home Estates' Clubhouse - 14074 Irishtown Road in Pine Grove off CA Hwy 88. 

June 28: INFORMATION BOOTH - We will be providing an INFORMATION BOOTH at Amador Farmers Market in Pine Grove Park from 3-6pm on June 28, July 12 and 26, August 9 and 23, and Sept 13 and 27. Look for our Lions feather-flag!  

July 3: GENERAL MEETING - 6pm at Pine Grove Pizza off CA Hwy 88. Come early if you'd like to order/eat dinner. Guests are welcomed! 

July 4: INFORMATION BOOTH - 11am-2pm for Independence Day Carnival at Pioneer Park for Sierra Baptist's Carnival. 11am-2pm. Free. 25100 Buckhorn Ridge Rd in Pioneer CA 95666. WEBSITE and FLYER Contact Lion Nancy if you have questions.  

July 4: INFORMATION BOOTH - 4:30-8:30pm for Groovin' in the Grove celebration at Pine Grove Community Park. 9890 Church St in Pine Grove 95665. Free. Contact Lion Lynn if you have questions.  

July 5-9: 2019 INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION - in Milan  Italy

July 11: INFORMATION BOOTH - Health and Resource Fair at Community Church Pine Grove. 14045 Ponderosa Way in Pine Grove CA 95665. WEBSITE Contact Lion Darrell if you have questions. 

July 12: INFORMATION BOOTH - We will be providing an INFORMATION BOOTH at Amador Farmers Market in Pine Grove Park from 3-6pm on July 12 and 26, August 9 and 23, and Sept 13 and 27. Look for our Lions feather-flag!  

July 14: STEAK DINNER & RAFFLE - 4 pm No-Host Bar. 5 pm Dinner. $30 Donation. Grand door prize & many raffle prizes. BBQ ribeye steak, beans, green salad, rolls, potato salad & cake. American Legion Hall, 11401 American Legion Dr, Sutter Creek CA. For questions and TICKETS, call (209) 295-2355. Bring your old/used eyeglasses, cellphones & hearing aids. Proceeds benefit community services. STEAK FLYER 

July 17: GENERAL MEETING - 6pm at Pine Grove Pizza off CA Hwy 88. Come early if you'd like to order/eat dinner. Guests are welcomed! Rotary Club President Leigh Reynolds will speak about our upcoming co-sponsored Golf Tournament on August 24. 

July 24: BOARD MEETING - 6:30pm at Pine Grove Mobile Home Estates' Clubhouse - 14074 Irishtown Road in Pine Grove off CA Hwy 88. 

July 26: INFORMATION BOOTH - We will be providing an INFORMATION BOOTH at Amador Farmers Market in Pine Grove Park from 3-6pm on July 26, August 9 and 23, and Sept 13 and 27. Look for our Lions feather-flag!  

* * * UPCOMING EVENTS * * * 

August 9-10: DISTRICT MEETING at Linden Lions Clubhouse. 5041 N Market in Linden CA 95236. August 9th - 5pm Social - 6pm Dinner - 7pm Cabinet Installation. Entertainment & Dancing. August 10th - 7:30 Cabinet Meeting (all welcome) - 8:15 Finance Meeting - 8:50 Break - 9:00 Opening Meeting - 10-11:30 Breakout Sessions - 11:45-12:30 Lunch, Raffle, Announcements - 1:30 Closing.  

August 24: GOLF TOURNAMENT - Amador UpCountry Rotary and Up Country 88 Lions invite you to the 2nd Annual Golf Tournament on August 24, 2019 at Mace Meadows Golf Course 26570 Fairway Drive in Pioneer, CA. $75 per player, includes Golf, Cart & BBQ. Check-In 8:00am. Scramble/Shotgun Start 9:00am. BBQ 1:30pm (BBQ $20 for Non-Players). Prizes: 1st Place Team $200, 2nd Place Team $100, 3rd Place Team $50, Men’s/Women’s Longest Drive $50ea and Closest to Pin $50ea. For sponsorship opportunities and registration information, contact Mike at Rotary: (209)295-6221, mikespence@volcano.net, AmadorUpCountryRotary.weebly.com. Or contact Nancy at Lions: (916)995-4069, upcountry88lions@gmail.com, UpCountry88Lions.org. Sign up early, limited to 80 players! Golf and Raffle proceeds benefit upcountry community services and scholarships. GOLF FLYER and REGISTRATION FORM 

September 19-21: USA/Canada LIONS LEADERSHIP FORUM in Spokane WA 

October 6: OMELET DINNER & RAFFLE - details to follow - check back later. 

November 1-2: DISTRICT MEETING - Stanislaus Region 

January 31-February 1: DISTRICT MEETING - Mountain Region 

April 30-May 3: District 4-A1 CONVENTION & DISTRICT MEETING - Double Tree in Sacramento CA 

 

* * * MORE ABOUT US * * *  

NEW CLUB! Up Country 88 Lions are sponsoring a new club forming in PLYMOUTH/FIDDLETOWN/RIVER PINES area! If you are interested in finding out more, call: Dick at (209)245-4845 or Mike at (209)273-9318. PLYMOUTH FLYER  

LIONS MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION: 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: facebook.com/upcountry88lions or search for @upcountry88lions 

INSTAGRAM: Up Country 88 Lions 

MOTTO: WE SERVE...Our Community!  

EYE CARE: If you need eye surgery, instructions are available on this website: LIONS EYE FOUNDATION - PATIENT REFERRAL or call Lions Eye Foundation 1-415-600-3950. If you know of someone (any age) in the UPCOUNTRY area who needs eye care and cannot afford it, you can also contact one of our Board Members or email us at upcountry88lions@gmail.com. Click HERE for our club's Brochure regarding Eye Care. 

HEARING ASSISTANCE: The Hearing Foundation has a hearing aid bank and supports patients who need hearing aids. They also receive donations, both large and small from individuals who believe in their program. Instructions are available on this website: HEARING FOUNDATION - Ear of the Lion or call 1-800-327-8077. If you know of someone (any age) in the UPCOUNTRY area who needs hearing assistance and cannot afford it, you can also contact a Board Member or email us at upcountry88lions@gmail.com. 

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/ink cartridges. Or drop your glasses off at these locations: 

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

 

* * * ADDITIONAL LINKS * * * 

District-4-A1-DISASTER PREPAREDNESS MANUAL 2018 

REQUEST FOR REIMBURSEMENT Application - Up Country 88 Lions 

REQUEST FOR DONATION Application - Up Country 88 Lions 

Up Country 88 Lions Club is 501(c)(4). Donations are appreciated. SEND TO: PO BOX 777, PINE GROVE CA 95665