Homebrew gets Sisters hoppin’

Posted on July - 1 - 2017

Americans have been brewing beer in their homes since colonial times. Both George Washington and Thomas Jefferson were home brewers. On Saturday, Sisters Park & Recreation District (SPRD) carried on the tradition with the first Sisters Homebrew Festival in partnership with Sisters Kiwanis at Creekside Park. Read more at the  [ Read More ]

Kiwanis awards career grant

Posted on July - 1 - 2017
Kiwanian Jack McGilvary presents a career grant award to Lori-Jean Pruitt.

Sisters Kiwanis recently awarded a career grant to Lori-Jean Pruitt. Her award brought the total Kiwanis grant awards past $75,000. Pruitt’s grant is perhaps the most unusual in the history of the program. Lori-Jean, with the aid of the Kiwanis grant, will be attending ATA Tattoo School in Salem. Read more at the Nugget News

Kiwanis awards career grant

Posted on May - 8 - 2017

Diedre Jones of Sisters was recently awarded a Kiwanis Opportunity Fund (COF) grant to pay for training as a medical radiology technician. Sisters Kiwanis awards grants to Sisters-Area adults who are seeking a career change.

See’s Candies Sale

Posted on November - 30 - 2016

Come out and support our big winter fundraiser, and enjoy some of the finest chocolates!

Athletes take on Hoodoo Challenge

Posted on September - 29 - 2016

Thirty-eight bold souls took the Hoodoo Challenge and ran or walked the 13.1 miles of a half-marathon at the local ski resort. The event was sponsored by Sisters Kiwanis and served as a fundraiser for the club’s many service endeavors in Sisters. Read more at the Nugget News.

Greenhouse returns home to school

Posted on April - 26 - 2016

Fourteen years ago, Shannon Pollard discovered an unused greenhouse at Sisters Elementary School. She used that greenhouse to start an elementary school garden club that had 55 members in the first year. Read more at the Nugget News.

Kiwanis honors it’s volunteers

Posted on March - 1 - 2016

The Sisters Kiwanis Food Bank and its volunteers work hard every month to support Sisters families that have fallen on hard times. Kerry Bott, the Kiwanis Board Member who oversees the food bank, hosted a volunteer appreciation party last week to honor all those who served at the food bank.  [ Read More ]

Community turns out for “Speak Your Peace”

Posted on January - 25 - 2016

The community hall at the Sisters fire station bubbled with conversations and friendly greetings as a light snow fell outside on the evening of January 14. A steady stream of Sisters Country residents flowed through the door, out of the cold and into the warmth of camaraderie and curiosity as  [ Read More ]

Sisters donates tons to food bank

Posted on January - 16 - 2016

Bright and early on a chilly morning last week, 21 members of Sisters Kiwanis Club picked up and delivered over 7-1/2 tons of food for the local food bank. Read more at the Nugget News.

Students, Aspen Lakes come through

Posted on December - 23 - 2015

Sisters High School (SHS) students delivered and sorted 1,645 pounds of food for the Kiwanis Food Bank last week. Read more at the Nugget News.