Thursday, January 12, 2017

Bellringer tops $25k

Our Poulsbo Lions/Raab Foundation Bellringer Fund hit $25,070 today! We're far short of our $40,000. All funds go into the North Kitsap community.

Sunday, December 25, 2016

Armstrong makes his noon program fun(ny)!

Lion Herb Armstrong shares a funny story (he has many) at the last Poulsbo Noon Lions meeting of 2016. Please join us any Thursday of the New Year at noon for a wonderful lunch/program.

Thursday, December 22, 2016

Bellringer Fund nearing half-way mark

Today, we're at $17,160 for the Poulsbo Lions/Raab Foundation Bellringer Fund - almost halfway to our $40k goal. Won't you help us surpass the halfway mark by Christmas? The Bellringer Fund makes so many NK families' lives easier each year. Thank you!

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Bellringer Fund hits $9,920

As of this morning, Dec. 15, our Poulsbo Lions/Raab Foundation Bellringer Fund is at $9,920. Please think about donating in the name of a loved one for a one-of-a-kind Christmas gift. Donations may be made online (see right-hand column on this page) or dropped off at The Herald office near Poulsbo Village Shopping Center. All funds are used to help the needy in North Kitsap. Thank you!

Mason-Todd receives award at noon meeting

Greta Mason-Todd, a Poulsbo Middle School student, came with her mom to today's noon meeting. Greta's Peace Poster won our district and is at the next level of competition (Multiple District 19). Today, she received this certificate and will also receive $50. Great job, Greta! Also in the photo is President Kent Lord (left) and Lion Karl Ostheller.

Thursday, December 1, 2016

Shields earns zone chair excellence award

Past Zone Chair Ginger Shields received the Lions Club International Zone Chairperson Excellence Award Dec. 1 from past district governor Al Hedstrom (now president of the Silverdale Sunrise Lions Club) for 2015-2016. Congratulations Ginger!

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Torvik roars for 50+ years

Neil Torvik (left) is celebrating 50 years in Lions! He was recently feted at a noon meeting with a certificate and pin handed to him by club President Kent Lord.

Saturday, November 26, 2016

PMS student's peace post wins district

Poulsbo Middle School’s Greta Mason-Todd has won the District 19C Peace Poster Contest, and the right to represent District 19C at the next level of judging. Her poster will now compete at the Multiple District 19 level.
Approximately 40 19C cabinet members voted during the Nov. 21 cabinet meeting to determine the winning poster.
Greta’s sponsoring club is the Poulsbo Lions Club. Karl Ostheller is the club’s Peace Poster Contest coordinator.
Way to go Greta!

Saturday, November 19, 2016

Victoria getaway fund-raiser nets $1,289

Congrats to Koleen Kelley on winning our Poulsbo Noon Lions' Victoria Getaway! Koleen's ticket was drawn earlier this month. She works for the North Kitsap School District and Lion Chris Willits (also NKSD Assistant Superintendent) sold her the winning ticket!
Lion Steve Calhoun's wonderful fund-raising idea netted $1,289 for our activity fund! Many thanks to our top ticket sellers - Kent Lord, Sandi Dahlquist, Dennis Peters and Elda Armstrong.

Sunday, October 30, 2016

Newest part of Fish Park boardwalk ready in time for Salmon Day

Nine Lions worked on the Fish Park boardwalk for five hours Oct. 23 to get it ready for Salmon Viewing Day Oct. 29. Working Lions were Dick Prine, John Macdonald, Steve Calhoun, Larry Linn, Karl Ostheller, ChuckWeaver, Kent Lord, Scott Puhn, and Joe Stenstrom, with help from Dick's grandson, Zander.