b'Priest Lake Kaniksu/Coolin Lions ClubA Community Benefit OrganizationWe believe that you cant get very far in life until you start doing something for somebody else.Our Motto says it plainly:WE SERVE.SPRING: We sponsor a Health Fair & Blood Drive in May and the Kids Carnival during the Priest Lake Spring Festival in Coolin.SUMMER: The Annual Lions Community Benefit Dinner and Auction held Saturday, June 22nd, at Elkins Resort on Priest Lake, is the Lions biggest fundraiser.With these funds we have been able to provide assistance to people within the community who are in need of help with sight and hearing, medical expenses, gas, lights, food, college scholarships for Priest Lake students, and many other needs.All are welcome. Reservationscanbemadebycalling208-443-7039or emailing meatcutter.88@gmail.com.InJune,theLionsandthePriestLakeSportsman Association hold the Kids Free Fishing Derby where over 400 kids enjoy their hand at trying to catch the Big One.FALL:AtthescholarshipfundraiserChuckSterns Memorial in September, we have a Turkey Shoot with kids games and a bake sale, which raise money toward scholarshipsforPriestLakestudentsfurtheringtheirPriest LakeFREEeducations.WINTER: We dont slow down.During the winter weFishing Derbyparticipate in the Vintage Snowmobile Races at the USFS airport, which adds to the winter excitement in the PriestThePriestLakeSportsmans Lake community. ClubinconjunctionwiththePriest 4 ALL SEASONS: The combined efforts of the PriestLake Kaniksu/Coolin Lions Clubs and LakeKaniksu/CoolinLionsClubsandthewholeheartedthe Kalispel Tribe of Indians will be supportofthePriestLakecommunityanditsleaderssponsoringthe29thAnnualPriest have helped provide money to the Priest Lake ElementaryLake Free Fishing Derby on Saturday, School, Priest Lake PTO, Priest Lake Hospice, Priest LakeJune 8, 2019, from 8am until noon.EMS and Ambulance, West Priest Lake Fire District, Coolin- Educational booths will be offered Cavanaugh Bay Fire Protection District, Priest Lake GroomerincludingCampingEthics,Forestry, Association, Priest Lake Nordic Center, Priest Lake Library,Wildlife, Fire Prevention, Watershed, Priest Lake Museum Association and the Priest Lake FoodWater/Boat Safety, Fish Cleaning and Bank. Use of Proper Bait.IfyouareinterestedinbecomingaLion,callBring your fishing gear - the fish current Priest Lake Kaniksu President Lion Gil Tumey atwill be biting!Kids who will need a 208-627-2556orCoolinPresidentLionJimMoffittrod & reel will be supplied with one at 208-443-6080. Visit us on Face BookPriest Lake Kaniksu/ FREE.AndALL kids attending will Coolin Lions or www.priestlakekaniksulions.com. receiveaFREET-shirt,andaFREE goodie bag with lots of goodies.The Idaho Fish & Game will stock the pond at the Priest Lake Golf Course with over 1,000 trout for free fishing day. The pond is located between golf holes #7 and #10. We hope to add a dozenlargertrout,andtheboyor girl who catches the biggest fish will receivetheBobShanklinBigFish Award.Thisawardisgiveninthe memoryofBobShanklinwhowas one of our biggest supporters.FREEhotdogs,chipsandjuice will be given to all in attendance.Kids are welcome to bring their parents, grandparentsorfriends.Comesee Smokey Bear.Its FUN for all, come rain or shine.33'