Although fund-raising primarily occurs during the holiday season, this fund helps people in need year 'round with food, rent, gas, etc. Fishline and St. Vincent de Paul's handle client screening for the funds.
These take place throughout the year at the Poulsbo Fire Station at 911 NE Liberty Rd.
Community Calendar - August/mid-September
Lions sell calendars for $6 apiece. All money collected goes back into the community. You get your family's birthdays and anniversaries on the calendar, as well as enjoy offers from local businesses. Please contact a Lion to buy your calendar.
Annual contracts with local businesses to display the American Flag on all national holidays and when events necessitate.
Fishing derby for children aged 11 and under. Lions stock the pond behind Poulsbo Middle School with trout. Largest fish in each age group wins a prize. Parents are encouraged to help, but not fish. Chaired by NK FFA/aquaculture group. Time: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Martha and Mary Nursing Home
North Kitsap Relay for Life Cancer Walk - July
The Lions, in support of the NKHS LEO club, turn out on Saturday morning to provide walkers with a free dose of our famous pancakes.
Fish Park - Located at Viking Junction, 228 NW Lindvig Way, Poulsbo. The Lions are supporting this community project - a 20.73 acre park - at the head of Liberty Bay. Our club has built observation platforms, as well as worked on the boardwalk. We are now stewards of the park, taking responsibility for keeping up the last observation deck and surrounding area.
Nelson Park - Located at Viking Junction, 22989 Viking Way NW, Poulsbo. The Lions are supporting this community project to build a park at the head of Liberty Bay. The Martinson cabin is there. It's a 100-year-old structure that was donated. The Poulsbo Historical Society restored it.
Poulsbo Waterfront Boardwalk
Repair of the boardwalk; and, in 2004-2005 replaced the decking and handrails.
Viking Fest Pancake Breakfast - 3rd weekend in May
The best pancakes around! This is a major fund-raiser for North Kitsap scholarships. The breakfast is held in the NKHS Commons.