October Social Meeting
The next Social meeting will be held at Brother’s Family Restaurant (http://brothersfamilyrestaurant.com/) on Wednesday October 22 at 6:30 pm. The calendar has this as our White Elephant. We are looking for different White Elephant gifts – wrap them pretty make them so people want to bid, help our administrative funds and have an enjoyable evening with friends.
Friends of the Peoria Library
We have many activities coming up in support of the Peoria Libraries. We are sponsors of the November book sale at the Sunrise Mountain branch. We will match up to $250 in donations.
On October 25 there are three (3) different Halloween activities that they would like 3 Lions at each time. The morning is “Decorate Your Own Pumpkin” 9:30 – noon. We will put out supplies and tables, cleanup, hand out plastic pumpkins and take pictures. The afternoon is “How to paint your face for Halloween” from 1 pm – 2pm and 3pm – 4pm. To assist in the afternoon we will hand out tickets take pictures, help kids during class and help cleanup. Please sign up at the meeting or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Quilt Collection with Theatre Works
Do you know someone that makes quilts and will donate one or more for the Veterans homes in Phoenix and Prescott? We will be collecting them in conjunction with Theatre Work's production of "The Quiltmakers Gift". Performance Dec 6 – 21. http://theaterworks.org/calendar/the-quiltmakers-gift/. We will be requesting donations from the local quilting clubs.
Christmas for the Troops
The Peoria City has come forward again as a major partner. This is the city web site http://www.peoriaaz.gov/NewSecondary.aspx?id=73890. The boxes are also at both Peoria Libraries and the Sun City Homeowner Association (SCHOA). Please support our troops!
Our campaign started September 24. We will run our fundraising campaign to replace the money lost by many of us not working PIR this November. This is a great opportunity for our club, but will only work if we all participate. So far we have raised $58 toward our goal of $2000! Please participate! Post on your Facebook and email to friends! Here is the link https://www.schwans-cares.com/c/13272. Here is what we need to know/do:
- Encourage everyone to purchase a $25 e-certificate. The club will earn $10 off each $25 e-certificate and you are only allowed to purchase one (1).
- Order through the 45 day campaign. The club will earn 20% off all purchases of product (not gift certificates) from September 24 through November 8. After November 8 the club will receive 5% of all orders until Sept 23, 2015.
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