* ~ * ~ CALENDAR of EVENTS ~ * ~ *
April 25: BOARD MEETING - 6:30pm, Pine Grove Mobile Home Estate's clubhouse, 14074 Irishtown Road, Pine Grove CA. Send items you'd like on the agenda to Lions Joe/Donna.
April 25: NEWSLETTER DEADLINE Send articles/photos to email@example.com “ATTN: Newsletter”
May 2: GENERAL MEETING - 6pm, Pine Grove Pizza off Hwy 88. Come early if you'd like to order/eat dinner.
May 4-5: DISTRICT MEETING - 4-A1 - in Chowchilla. Yosemite Region. Let Lion Gail know if you're interested in going. See May's Newsletter for information and registration form.
May 6: Up Country 88 Lions Omelet Feed & Raffle - at American Legion Hall, Sutter Creek. Spread the word! http://upcountry88lions.org/uploads/images/FLYER-omelet-feed-6may2018.jpg Tickets $15, available at the door. Doors Open & No-Host Bar 5pm ~ Dinner 6pm, American Legion Hall, 11401 American Legion Dr, Sutter Creek CA, Questions? Call (209)295-3343. Proceeds benefit community services.
May 12: STUDENT SPEAKERS CONTEST (Area 1 Level) 1pm Mother Lode Lions Clubhouse, 4701 Missouri Flat Road, Diamond Springs CA (NOTE: change of date and location)
May 15: Back-To-School Night – Cooking for Pioneer Elementary school’s BBQ, be there 3:30pm to help cook hamburgers and hot dogs. See Lion Joe B. for more information!
May 16: GENERAL MEETING - 6pm, Pine Grove Pizza off Hwy 88. Come early if you'd like to order/eat dinner. TOPIC: Knight Foundry Alliance, SPEAKER: TBA https://knightfoundry.com/
May 16: SCHOLARSHIP NIGHT @ Amador High School 6pm. We'll be presenting our scholarships to the selected students. Very rewarding event, hope you can attend!
May 21-22: Every 15 Minutes Program - Amador County High Schools - sponsored by Amador County Probation Department https://www.facebook.com/amadorprobation/photos/pcb.1291200494357255/1291200427690595/?type=3
May 25: NEWSLETTER DEADLINE Send articles/photos to firstname.lastname@example.org “ATTN: Newsletter”
May 30: BOARD MEETING - 6:30pm, Pine Grove Mobile Home Estate's clubhouse, 14074 Irishtown Road, Pine Grove CA. Send items you'd like on the agenda to Lions Donna/Joe.
June 6: GENERAL MEETING - 6pm, Pine Grove Pizza off Hwy 88. Come early if you'd like to order/eat dinner.
June 9: Final STUDENT SPEAKERS CONTEST in Visalia. http://md4lions.org/student-speakers-contest
June 9: Banquet for All-Star Football Game at Italian Athletic Club in Stockton
June 29-July 3: LCICON 2018 Las Vegas NV - 101st annual Lions Clubs International Convention http://lions2018lasvegas.org/
June 16: All-Star Football Game, 4-A1, at Tracy High School in Tracy, CA. Lion Terry has tickets. http://www.lionsallstarfootball.com/
June 20: INSTALLATION CEREMONY & DINNER - details to follow (replaces our General Meeting)
June 27: BOARD MEETING - only if needed! Happy Summer!
June 29-July 3: LCICON 2018 Las Vegas NV - 101st annual Lions Clubs International Convention http://lions2018lasvegas.org/ Contact Lion Gail if you're interested in going.
July 4: No General Meeting - "Going Dark" because of holiday!
July 15: Up Country 88 Lions Meat Feed & Raffle - Spread the word!
July 18: GENERAL MEETING - 6pm, Pine Grove Pizza off Hwy 88. Come early if you'd like to order/eat dinner.
August 4: GOLF TOURNAMENT - co-sponsored by Up Country 88 Lions and Amador UpCountry Rotary. Call Joe (209)295-3343 for Registration form and Sponsorship information. See flyer: http://upcountry88lions.org/uploads/images/golf-rotary-lions-2018-aug4.jpg
September 20-22: USA/Canada Leadership Forum in Columbus, Ohio. https://lionsforum.org/
September 23: Up Country 88 Lions Omelet Feed & Raffle - Spread the word!
* ~ * ~ 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
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 email@example.com. Click HERE to see 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
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