The Lakewood United group meets at 7 AM every Thursday at Burs Restaurant, which is located at 6151 Steilacoom Boulevard SW in Lakewood. The events for the next four weeks are as follows:
February 9, 2006 – Hurricane Katrina, Its Impact on FEMA and the Red Cross – Alicia Jensen, Pierce County Emergency Services Specialist for the American Red Cross, Charles Foster, New Orleans citizen
February 16, 2006 – Pierce County Library Funding Issues. Neel Parikh, Director, Pierce County Library System
February 23, 2006 – Avian [Bird] Flu – When will it hit us and will it be pandemic? – Charron Plummer, Health Dept, Pierce County
March 2, 2006 – South Sound Renaissance – Dan Voelpel, News Tribune Business Columnist
Due to changes in subjects/speakers that occur from time to time, please note that the latest email takes precedence over its predecessors.
If you are interested in having our governing board consider speakers or topics for our Thursday morning events, please contact any of our Board members – Sue Boguszewski, Steve Cofchin, Fae Crabill, Bret Farrar, Hugh Hedges, Evelyn Kelly, Bill Kittrell, Kris Kauffman, Mary Ann Miller, Herb Stumpf or myself. At this time, we are tentatively booked (subject to confirmation), through April 2006.
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