Bell Ringing

It’s that time again.  Members are needed to ring the bell for the Salvation Army Red Kettle at the Hawks Prairie Walmart, Home and Pharmacy entrance.  Ringing is five (5) shifts, two (2) hours each beginning at 10 A.M. and ending at 8 P.M., on the following days:

Friday, November 24 –Club Members only
Saturday, November 25–Explorer Post only
Saturday, December 2–with North Thurston Key Club
Saturday, December 9–with River Ridge Key Club
Saturday, December 16–Timberline Key Club

Two (2) members are needed for each shift.  Please sign up at the Tuesday meeting, or contact Dick Rust at 360-704-8858 or

Salvation Army Bell Ringing Results

11/25 North Thurston Kiwanis $509.44

11/26 Explorer Post $358.24

12/3 North Thurston H.S. Key Club $620.49

12/10 Timberline H.S. Key Club $579.79

12/17 RiverRidge H.S. Key Club $511.87

Total $2,579.83

Great job by our Kiwanis members, CKI, Explorer Post, and our 3 Key Clubs. Thank you all who helped ring with our Sponsored Clubs.

Highway Cleanup

I5Come join the highway cleanup Saturday, October 29 at 8:45 AM.  We will be meeting in between the Hawkes Prairie McDonalds and Starbucks.  We will be joining our sponsored programs and will wrap up around 11:00-Noon.

Highway Cleanup

I5Our Summer Highway cleanup will be Saturday July 9.  Volunteer should meet in between the Hawks Prairie McDonald’s and Starbucks in the parking lot at 8:45 AM.  Contact Dick Rust at or 704-8858 to volunteer.

Lacey Fireworks

FireworksThe North Thurston Kiwanis will be helping out with the festivities for the Lacey July 3 fireworks.  We will be helping check strollers, wagons, bikes and the like.  The shift is 4:00-8:00 PM.  Parking will be tight, so volunteers are encouraged to meet at the tree by the Lacey Applebee’ at 3:45 to carpool.  To volunteer, contact Dick Rust at or 704-8858.