Getting Ready For the Easter Egg Hunt

In just one week the Spanaway Lions will be hosting our Annual Easter Egg Hunt for Special Needs Kids.This weekend Lion McAnnie and others took time during the work party at the Prairie House to stuff goodie bags for each of our Easter Egg Hunt participants. Our Annual Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday […]

Lion McAnnie Goes Bowling

On Sunday March 22 Lion McAnnie joined Lions Robbie, Helen, Colleen, Andy, Ken, Hyde and Anne with Sweetie at the Annual Spanapark Bowling Classic fundraiser held by out sister club The Spanaway Parkland (Spanapark) Lions Club. Everyone had a roaring good time playing three games of nine tap bowling. Everyone went home with great door prizes […]

Northwest Lions Eyeglass Recycling Day

This morning six of our club members and mascots Lion McAnnie and Sweetie went to the Northwest Lions Eyeglass Recycling center for a work party. The NWLERC is where all the eyeglasses collected by Lions in Western Washington go to be cleaned and sorted. The best of the glasses go to the Lions missions around […]

Our Easter Egg Hunt Is Coming

On Saturday April 4th at 10am the Spanaway Lions Club will be hosting an Easter Egg Hunt for special needs children and their siblings (age 5-12). The event will be at the Prairie House Museum 924 176th St E (enter using the driveway for Fir Lane and you will see a drive on the right […]

Lion McAnnie Goes to the Spring Conference

Lion McAnnie accompanied Lions Dave B and Lion Anne A and honorary Lion Sweetie to the District 19 C conference at the La Quinta Hotel in Tacoma on Saturday. There was much fun and Lion socializing along with interesting speakers and seminars and pretzels. Lion McAnnie went to a new seminar on public relations where […]

From the President …

. Hello Fellow Lions! I have been really busy with my job. Now that fall is over and winter is here, I hope every one had a nice summer. Our club Christmas party will be held on Tuesday, December 9th at the Memorial Building at Fir Lane Funeral Home on 176th St. E. in Spanaway. […]

Lion Nancy Memorial

On Thursday November 13 our dear friend and long time Spanaway Lion Nancy Slade passed away after a long battle with cancer. She was an incredible lady and an asset to Lions everywhere. Lion Nancy was active in the club right up until the end. Her spirit and her light will be missed. Nancy’s funeral […]

Summer Musings

Hello Fellow Lions! I sure hope that everyone has had a nice summer so far. We haven’t had too many hot days – thank goodness!! I will do my best to keep you all informed on everything that is going on in our club , in the Zone and in the District. I sure hope […]

From our new King Lion

Hello Fellow Lions! I am excited being your new King Lion this new Lions year. If you have any suggestions for me, please let me know. With your help, we will have another great, fun-filled year. Our Poker Run which was held on June 7th wasn’t as good as years in the past. We will […]

All Hear the Words of our King Lion…

Greetings Fellow Lions! What a surprise we received when we arrived at our meeting on April 22 at J.R.’s Whistle Stop. Who would have guessed that they went out of business. I believe all things happen for a reason. Thanks to Denny’s Restaurant, we will meet there from now on. Here it is June and […]

The Poker Run is almost here

          It is time to get ready set go for the Spanaway Lions annual Poker Run fundraiser.  The date for this years run in June 7th. Registration begins at 8AM at South Bound Honda 2724 96th St. South, Tacoma (Google Map Link) Last vehicle out is at 10am. The course closes at […]

Musings for May

Hello Fellow Lions! Our District 19C 66th Annual Spring Conference was held April 11 and 12. Spanaway Lions Dave Bartlett, Anne Asplund, Colleen Ludford and myself were in attendance. All of us agree that it was a great learning experience for all Lions. There were interesting seminars: LeMay’s America’s Car Museum, Brown and Haley, Aging and Memory and more. […]

April Words of Wisdom from the King Lion

Hello Fellow Lions! Can you believe this Lion’s year is about over? Well, we had our election of officers on March 25th and the list of officers for Lions year 2014-2015 was unanimously approved. We will have the installation of the new officers on Tuesday, June 10th at J.R.’s Whistle Stop restaurant. Installation will be […]

Spring is coming

And with it some great activities for the Lions Club. We will be having a work party at the Prairie House museum on March 22 starting at 8 am. One of our tasks for the day is to pull out the club’s trailer and get it cleaned and ready to go for the Easter Egg […]

March Memo from the King Lion

Hello Fellow Lions! It is almost time to hold our elections for the new year approaching in July. Lions Dave McClintock and George Budd are on the nominating committee. If you haven’t been asked to serve on the board, you are more than welcome to call one of them. We will also be accepting nominations […]

February Notes From the King Lion

Hello Fellow Lions! Well, here it is February and soon the tulips and daffodils will be up and in full bloom. This is also a good time for all good Lions to shake off those “winter blues”, put on those work gloves and do some more good work for Lionism. Saturday, February 22nd is another […]

Happy New Year from our King Lion

Hello Fellow Lions! HAPPY NEW YEAR! I hope all you good Lions and your families have a healthy and prosperous New Year. Let’s all see if we can recruit a new Lion for our club. Our Christmas party on December 10 was a very nice affair. We had good food, a gift exchange and good […]