The Lakewood Police Department and the Lakewood Fire Department will be hosting their annual Helmets vs. Shields charity basketball game on Saturday, April 16th. The event is being held at Pierce College located at 9401 Farwest Drive SW in Lakewood. The event starts at 6 PM and tickets are just $5 at the door. All proceeds benefit the Make a Difference Fund and the Life Safety Charity Fund.
This year, prior to the LPD vs. LFD Charity Basketball game on April 16th, we are conducting a youth skills clinic for children ages 7-12. There will be members from LPD and LFD along with players and coaches from Pierce College teaching and coaching the children. Included in the clinic are a t-shirt, basketball, and admission to the game at 6:00. Clinic time is 12:00-5:00. Please go to www.lakewoodcharitybasketball.org to register. Cost is $50.