Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Evening Pride president gives birth

Congrats to Evening Pride Branch Club President Erika Risley on the birth of her baby!

Grandpa Dave Risley takes a turn holding the baby.

Erika and baby Amelia

17 bags of litter collected at interchanges

Eric Blais found he couldn't get a grip on a downed sign.

 Poulsbo's Highway 3/305 interchanges are free of trash yet again thanks to our Lion litter picker uppers! We collected 17 bags of litter.

Our crew (left to right): Sherri and Pat Burch, Carol Ryan, Steve Calhoun, Dori Swokowski, Eric Thanem, Harland Knudson and Terry Blais.

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Amazing youth

Poulsbo Lions Club offers a little something for everyone -  Jan Kelly recently hosted Lucy, an Australian student; (middle) Karl Ostheller gives NKHS student Tara Battaglia the Leo of the Year Award; (bottom) Wren Mason-Todd is announced our district's Peace Poster winner.

Monday, January 29, 2018

Judi Taylor joins Evening Pride

Welcome to new Evening Pride Branch Club Lion Judi Taylor (center). Lions Marion Phillips (her sponsor) and David Risley are also pictured.

Sunday, January 28, 2018

10-year milestone awards given to Smith, Risley

Congrats to Joyce Smith and President Erika Risley of the Evening Pride Branch Club - both have hit their 10 Year Milestone as members of Lions! Pat Burch, Poulsbo Lion and Vice District Governor, handed out the awards.

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Ryan completes one leg of Lions Journey

Congrats to Poulsbo Lion Carol Ryan on completing phase one of the Lions Journey of Service. Vice District Governor Patrick Burch presented the certificate at today's lunch meeting with President John Macdonald photobombing.

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Weaver earns 100 year Centennial pin

Congrats to Lion Chuck Weaver on receiving a 100 year Centennial Lions pin for sponsoring a new member! 

Friday, January 19, 2018

Schwind hits 10-year milestone

Congrats to Linda Schwind (center) on hitting the 10-year milestone as a Lion! Left is President John Macdonald, and right is Sandi Dahlquist, club secretary.

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Handful of Lions complete leg of Lions Journey

Congrats to these Poulsbo Lions who completed the first phase of a Lions Journey - Norma Bailey, Jim Shields, Ann Best, Jan Kelly and Dori Swokowski. They received their certificates at today's noon meeting.

Saturday, January 13, 2018

Knudson joins Poulsbo Noon Lions

Welcome to our newest Poulsbo Lion Harlan Knudson! His father was president of our club in 1948-49. Patrick Burch stood in for sponsor Elda Armstrong at Harlan's induction Thursday.

Friday, January 12, 2018

Bellringer closes in on $26k

Poulsbo Lions Raab Foundation Bellringer Fund is so close to $26,000 (goal of $35k)! Thanks for your support! Additional donations may be made directly to Poulsbo Lions, POB 1244, Poulsbo, or online via

Friday, January 5, 2018

Bellringer Fund is climbing...

Our Poulsbo Lions Raab Foundation Bellringer Fund has reached $24,870.30! Getting up there, though short of our $35,000 goal. Donations may be dropped off at The Herald office, mailed to Poulsbo Lions at POB 1244, Poulsbo, or made online via Have a great day!

Starting to garden

Reitan hits membership milestone