Thursday, June 15, 2017

Leos of the Year named for Kingston, North Kitsap high schools

Tara Battaglia was named Leo of the Year for our entire 19C District. Tara, a NKHS Leo, received her award for outstanding leadership and community service from District Governor Jan Weatherly.

Kingston High Leo Chris Nardelli and North Kitsap High Leo Nate Blanchard were named Leo of the Year for their leadership at today's lunch meeting. The awards were presented by Lion Karl Ostheller, our club liaison.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Ask a friend to join Lions while there's no fee!

Join our Lions Club! We have a noon lunch meeting tomorrow (Thursday) in the Social Hall at First Lutheran Church on 4th Avenue. And if evenings are better for you, our Evening Pride Branch Club meets tomorrow night at 7 in the Religious Education Building at St. Olaf's on Caldart Avenue.

Any questions? Please contact membership chair Sherri Burch at (360) 471-1573 or

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Scholarships, Leo award handed out at lunch meeting

It's always a pleasure to hand out scholarship money to students who deserve it! #nkareascholarships #creamofthecrop #weserve #pancakebreakfast #poulsbolions #75years

NKHS senior Sarah Hemmett receives a Poulsbo Lions scholarship from Roger Sherrard at our June 8 meeting.

NKHS senior Nick Berry-Maraist receives the Jim Stark Scholarship, named for our beloved past King Lion, from Roger Sherrard.

 Grace Holmes, NKHS senior, with Sherrard

Wendy Yu, a Kingston High senior, and Sherrard

Lion Joe Stenstrom, currently a Western Washington University student, receives a scholarship given in the name of Jim Schoettler from Sherrard.

Leo Liaison Karl Ostheller (right) presents NKHS Leo President Nick Berry-Maraist with a 100% Leo Club President award.

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Enjoying the new bench

Photo courtesy of Sherri Burch
Two walkers and their dog Flint at Fish Park enjoying the labors of Prine and the gang!

Camp Leo dates announced

Camp Leo is for children with diabetes. Here are the dates for this year's camp:
High School - July 7-13. Grades 10-12, $680
 Middle School - July 16-20, Grades 6-7, $580
Junior High - July 23-28. Grades 8-9, $630
Elementary - July 30-August 2, Grades 3-5, $410.

Starting to garden

Reitan hits membership milestone