for their children. This year fifty families fromStanley and Boyd received presents from The Spirit of Christmas of Chippewa County.Above left, Lions Larry Ciokiewicz and Norm Christianson unload bags of Christmas presents from the trailer. Above right, Lions members Jerry Dirkes, Duane Booth, Carl Edwardson, Norm Christianson, and Larry Ciokiewicz sit in front of some of the many bags of presents they picked up from The Spirit of Christmas of Chippewa County. Submitted photos.
Lions take part in Spirit of Christmas with annual gift giveaway

drove to Chippewa Falls to pick up the On Saturday, December 18, the Stanley Lions Club once again helped The Spirit of Christmas of Chippewa County by delivering Christmas presents to children in Stanley and Boyd. The Spirit of Christmas is dedicated to making the season brighter for children in the Chippewa County. With the assistance of Tim Troyer, who secured a truck from the Stanley-Boyd School District and a trailer from Red Wing, Lions Duane Booth, Carl Edwardson, and Larry Ciokiewicz presents.

The presents were then brought to the Stanley Fire Station and sorted and then handed out. At noon, families came and picked up presents

December 29, 2021