August 15: INFORMATION BOOTH - We will be at Amador Farmers Market in Plymouth at McGee Park from 5-8pm. 

August 21: GENERAL MEETING - 6:00pm at Pine Grove Mobile Home Estates' Clubhouse - 14074 Irishtown Road in Pine Grove off CA Hwy 88. NOTE CHANGE IN LOCATION!!! Guest Speakers: Brandee McCann, Amador Health & Resource Fair and Rich Schaufel, Amador County Commission on Aging. 

August 22: INFORMATION BOOTH at the Community Health and Resource Fair at the Castle Village Mobile Home Park, 1044 West Marlette Street in Ione CA. Free event. Contact Brandee (209)296-5588. As a community partner with the Commission on Aging, we will have a club member attending this event with Lions' information on Lion's programs available for families in need. We are promoting eye/vision program, hearing program, diabetes awareness and more. HEALTH FAIR FLYER 

August 23: INFORMATION BOOTH - We will be at Amador Farmers Market in Pine Grove Park from 3-6pm. Our next ones are September 13 and 27, then October 11 and 25, assuming market goes that long. Lion Lynn always appreciates other Lions joining her! 

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 

August 25: SERVICE HOURS TURNED IN. Report your service hours to Lion Terry on or before the 25th of each month. 

August 28: BOARD MEETING - 6:00pm at Pine Grove Mobile Home Estates' Clubhouse - 14074 Irishtown Road in Pine Grove off CA Hwy 88. 

* * * UPCOMING EVENTS * * * 

September 12: MOUNTAIN REGION - ZONE 1 MEETING. More information to come. Contact: Zone Chair Nancy. 

September 13: INFORMATION BOOTH - We will be at Amador Farmers Market in Pine Grove Park from 3-6pm. Our next ones are September 27, then October 11 and 25, assuming market goes that long. Lion Lynn always appreciates other Lions joining her!  

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

September 25: NEWSLETTER DEADLINE - email to Gail 

September 25: SERVICE HOURS TURNED IN. Report your service hours to Lion Terry on or before the 25th of each month. 

September 27: INFORMATION BOOTH - We will be at Amador Farmers Market in Pine Grove Park from 3-6pm. Our next ones are October 11 and 25, assuming market goes that long. Lion Lynn always appreciates other Lions joining her!  

October 6: OMELET DINNER & RAFFLE - 4 pm No-Host Bar. 5 pm Dinner. American Legion Hall, 11401 American Legion Dr, Sutter Creek CA. Bring your old/used eyeglasses, cellphones & hearing aids. Proceeds benefit community services. More details to follow - check back later. 

October 11: INFORMATION BOOTH - We will be at Amador Farmers Market in Pine Grove Park from 3-6pm. Our next one is October 25, assuming market goes that long. Lion Lynn always appreciates other Lions joining her! 

October 16: DISTRICT GOVERNOR'S VISITATION. DG Claudia Miller will be making her visitation to our club. Location: Pine Grove Mobile Home Clubhouse on Irishtown Road. ALL CLUB MEMBERS are encouraged to attend! 

October 25: INFORMATION BOOTH - We will be at Amador Farmers Market in Pine Grove Park from 3-6pm. We have our Lions booth there, assuming market goes that long. Lion Lynn always appreciates other Lions joining her! 

November 1-2: DISTRICT MEETING 

January 31-February 1: DISTRICT MEETING 

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

* Report your service hours to Lion Terry on or before the 25th of each month. 

 

* * * 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