Tuesday, February 14, 2012

George Washington's "Rules of Civility"

Victoria Fanton reads a couple of qauotes from George Washington's book "Rules of Civility."   I sent a copy of the PDF file of the actual book to our members. 

Below is a link to one version of the book that you can read online.  It has beautiful pictures in it, too.


Have a wonderful day! 

Sunday, February 12, 2012

Thank You for Your Grapefruit Orders

The grapefruit was delivered this morning.  Many people picked up their orders at the Rainier Chapel this afternoon.  If you haven't received your order, someone will be at the Chapel Monday evening at 6:30 PM, if you would like to pick up your grapefruit then. 

Otherwise you may call to make arrangements for pick up:

Yelm or Rainier Pick up:
Bernice Beck  360.458.4545
Linda Johnson 360.446-4606

Lacey or Olympia Pick up:
George Johnson 260.292.5363

Thank you for supporting the Rainier Lions Club. 

We serve.

Friday, February 10, 2012

Rainier Lions Club Yearly Events:

Your Donations Support

Rainier Lions Club members contribute through out the year to our community.  We earn the funds to help our citizens through our fundraising activities.  We serve!

Activities Month by Month:
January – Grapefruit Sales
March – Kites
April / May – White Cane Days
June /July – Peaches Pears & Nectarine Sales
August – Rainier Blue Grass Festival
October – Apple Sales
November – Silent Auction, Pancake Breakfast for the community
December – Caroling for food donations for Senior Center & Food Bank

Your donations and contributions support the following:
Camp Leo
Children with diabetes
Wheel chair ramps
Elementary School Sight and hearing tests (September)
Dictionaries for 3rd graders (October)
Hearing aids
Senior Center
Food Bank
Scholarships (June)
Rainier Hwy 507 Clean-up
Wounded warriors
And many other programs………


Special Speaker: Barry Wilcox on February 13, 2012

Our next meeting at the Rainier Chapel will be held on February 13, 2012 at 7:00 PM.  We are having a Taco Bar for dinner.  The suggested dinner donations will be $2.50 per person.  Please fell free to join us!

Barrie Wilcox— is providing a special presentation about  France (Brittany and Normandy) on, Monday, Feb 13, 2012, 7 pm, at the Rainier Chapel. 

We meet in the room at the back of the church.  Come join us!

Thursday, February 2, 2012

Welcome to our Blog

Welcome to the Rainier Lions Club blog.  We meet at the Rainier Chappel, located on Highway 507 in Rainier, WA on the second and fourth Monday of the month at 7:00 PM.  There is a dinner provided at a nominal cost.  (Usually $5.00 or under.) 

This month we sold Texas Ruby Red Grapefruit:  The cost was $17.00 for a 20 # box.  The delivery date is
somewhere between Feburary 11 - 13 at the Rainier Chappel.  For those who ordered that live or work in
the Lacey - Olympia area, George Johnson can deliver the grapefruit to Big Lots in West Olympia, where they can be picked up.  If you haven't paid for your grapefruit, please pay when you pcik up your order.

Thank you for supporting the Riainier Lions Club.  If you have any questions please call George & Linda Johnson @ 360.446-4606  or Bernice Beck @ 360.458-4545.