On July 2, 2015 hear Deborah LeBeau, Superintendent present the “State of the Clover Park School District Update” at Lakewood United.
The Lakewood United group meets at 7 AM every Thursday at Burs Restaurant, which is located at 6151 Steilacoom Boulevard SW in Lakewood. Upcoming topics are as follows:
July 9, 2015 “Living Access Support Alliance – LASA Family Shelter Revitalized” – Janne Hutchins, Executive Director (Sue – MC)
July 16, 2015 Steve O’Ban – “Interface with Law and Justice concerning care of the mentally ill in Washington State” (John, Kris – MC)
The June 25, 2015, presentation “Elder Abuse Task Force, Pierce County Prosecutor’s Office” was presented by Erika Nohavec, Deputy Prosecutor for Elder Abuse with Pamela as MC. Ms. Nohavec presented her office’s very thorough approach to protecting our community from elder abuse by assuring that such abuse is prosecuted aggressively. Prosecutor Mark Lindquist was also present and emphasized that the Elder Abuse Unit is modeled after his very successful Gang Unit. Thank you for a very well attended and interesting presentation. Attendance was 30.
Teresa Nye has resigned from the Lakewood United Board. She has accepted a Board position with her son’s La Crosse Team, and wishes to focus on his activities during his senior year in high school. Many thanks, Teresa, for your very successful 2 years on the LU Board! We could not have gotten Danny Sink of the US Open and other interesting speakers without you!
The dues for our fiscal year, which starts on July 1, 2015, are $20 per year. Lakewood United operates with a volunteer board and our guest speakers only charge us the cost of a breakfast. You can pay your dues by mail to: Lakewood United, P.O. Box 99785, Lakewood, WA 98496 or directly to our Treasurer, John Huber, if he is present at the weekly Thursday morning events. Burs Restaurant does not charge us a room fee. Hence, please ensure that you at least order a beverage if you attend the meeting and remember to leave a gratuity. If you wish to make suggestions for future topics or speakers, please contact any of our board members: Marie Barth, Sue Boguszewski, Bryan Christensen, Gil Conforti, John Huber, Kris Kauffman, Karen Lebeter, Pamela Maddess, Steve Smith, or Herb Stumpf. Lakewood United is now on Facebook: www.facebook.com/LakewoodUnitedofLakewoodWashington.
Our website: www.thesubtimes.com/serviceclubs/lakewood-united/.
The next Lakewood United Board Meeting is on Friday, July 10, 2015 (second Friday), at 12:00 Noon at Carrs Restaurant, 11:30 AM if you wish to order lunch. Visitors are encouraged.