February 5: VISITATION – to Clements-Lockeford Lions Club – Lockeford Bar and Banquet 18690 N CA Hwy 88 behind Chevron station. Arrive by 6:00pm to order dinner off the menu - contact Norma or Mike ASAP if you want to go too. 

February 6: MD4 STUDENT SPEAKERS CONTEST - for our club - at Pine Grove Mobile Home Estates' Clubhouse - 14074 Irishtown Road, Pine Grove CA (off Hwy 88). 6pm sharp. Contact Steve Z with questions. 

February 8-10: MD4 STATE CONVENTION at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Sacramento. 2001 Point W Way. 100th California Lions Convention!  

February 20: GENERAL MEETING - 6pm. Pine Grove Pizza off Hwy 88. Come early if you'd like to order/eat dinner.  

February 22-23: DISTRICT 4-A1 MEETING – in Jackson and Sutter Creek. Mountain Region. We’re cooking omelets Saturday morning!  

February 27: BOARD MEETING - 6:30pm at Pine Grove Mobile Home Estates' Clubhouse - 14074 Irishtown Road, Pine Grove CA (off Hwy 88). 

COMING UP 

March 31: OMELET FEED AND RAFFLE - 40th Anniversary. 5:00pm No-Host Bar. 6:00pm Dinner (with many extras). $15 Donation. American Legion Hall 11401 American Legion Dr, Sutter Creek CA (Outside Jackson, Corner of Hwy 49 & Airport Rd). Grand Door Prizes & Many Raffle Prizes! Questions? Call (209)295-3343 or (209)296-4622. Proceeds benefit community services. 

April 11-14: DISTRICT 4-A1 CONVENTION – San Ramon Marriott. Paper Registration form and Online computer Registration form found on website. 

May 3-4: DISTRICT 4-A1 MEETING – Yosemite Region (at Camp Pacifica) Focus: Global Action Team & Youth/Leos 

June 5: OUR 40TH CHARTER ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION AND INSTALLATION (June 5, 1979) Jackson Lions Club sponsored us and got us going off to a good start. This will include installing new Club Officers & Board members for 2019-2020. We will be asking for volunteers for a committee to plan this big event. Lots of planning. President Joe and myself are currently on this committee. If you are interested to be on this committee let me know. - Lion Nancy 

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

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

 

MORE ABOUT US  

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 an eye examination and/or eyeglasses and can't afford it, 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 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. 

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 is in need of 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. 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 2018 

REQUEST FOR REIMBURSEMENT FORM - Up Country 88 Lions 

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