Looking to donate those eyeglasses you’ve had laying around the house for a long time? Look no further than the Lakewood First Lions Club, which has been collecting and recycling used eyeglasses since 1954. The used eyeglasses collected by the club (more than 6,000 in 2014) are processed and packaged by the Northwest Lions Eyeglass […]
By Michael Darrah The 3rd Annual Kiwanis Club of Clover Park Parking Lot Sale, held July 23, was a huge success and we want to thank every volunteer who helped make it possible, with a special thanks to Michael Burgess, Project & Sale Manager for Lakewood Countertops for providing us with a cube van to […]
A group of 25 Catholic parishes are helping build Habitat for Humanity’s 250th house in Pierce County. It’s their contribution to Pope Francis’ call for a ‘year of mercy.” Read more: Year of mercy inspires Catholic churches to build house for local family | The News Tribune
It’s all about the kids! Come one, come all to the 3rd Annual Kiwanis PARKING LOT SALE, July 23, 9:00 AM til 4:00 PM.
TACOMA – The annual Pierce County Cancer Survivorship Conference will be held at the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma on Wednesday, Aug. 10. The conference is free and open to all people affected by cancer as patients, family members and caregivers. The event is designed to allow survivors and caregivers to connect and learn […]
Local bikers will help feed the hungry by participating in a Poker Run to benefit Emergency Food Network on July 17. The South Sound Vintage Motorcycle Enthusiasts (VME) is hosting the event which is open to all motorcyclists whether they are VME members or not. The entry fee is $10, all of which will be […]
By Ed Kane, Freelance Graphics The annual installation ceremony in any club is always a festive, joyful event. It’s a time of looking at what’s been and what is to be. A time to praise individual efforts and re-assign roles. At Lakewood First Lions praises are a given, what with the heartfelt time and toil […]
The Ready to Learn Fair, which has been held at Lochburn for years, is moving to Clover Park High School on August 6th from 9:00 am – 12 noon. The event is held every year to help our kids on free and reduced who attend Clover Park, Steilacoom and University Place School Districts.
LAKEWOOD – Make a difference in the life of a family caregiver! The Alzheimer’s Association is currently recruiting local volunteers to facilitate Family Caregiver Support Groups in Lakewood, WA.
Inspired by the Jubilee Year of Mercy, the 25 parishes and missions of the archdiocese’s Pierce Deanery are sponsoring a Habitat for Humanity home in honor of Pope Francis. Read more: A house to honor Pope Francis