Events around town this week

The Buckley library will be holding two events focussing on presenting yourself to potential employers. The first event, Advertising Your Abilities, will focus on how to sell yourself to employers and how to effectively use social media to advertise your work skills.

Thursday, September 4

The Buckley library will be holding two events focussing on presenting yourself to potential employers. The first event, Advertising Your Abilities, will focus on how to sell yourself to employers and how to effectively use social media to advertise your work skills. This event starts at 11 a.m.

The second event, Presenting Yourself as a Polished Professional, will focus on interview skills and how to respond to prepare for interviews. This event starts at 2 p.m.

Both events require registration to apply. Register online.

Football

Friday, Sept. 5

Sumner High School will be playing Franklin Pierce High School at 7 p.m. on Sept. 5 at Sunset Chev Stadium.

Bonney Lake High School will be playing Bellarmine Prep. High School at 7 p.m. on Sept. 5 at Bellarmine Prep High School Stadium.

Monday, September 8

The Bonney Lake Park Board will be meeting at the Justice and Municipal center at 6 p.m. The Park Board meets on the second Monday of every month.

Volleyball

Bonney Lake will be playing South Kitsap High School at 7:15 p.m. on Sept. 8 at Bonney Lake High School.

Tuesday, September 9

The Bonney Lake Senior Center will be sending seniors to a two night trip to Camp Wrinkle Ranch. Registration includes two nights, all meals, snacks and activities. The cost is $250 per person, with $50 during time of sign up, payable to the Bonney Lake Senior Center. Seniors will be leaving Tuesday morning at 8:30 and returning Thursday at 4:00 in the afternoon.

The Sumner library will be hosting a program introducing the people and wildlife of Afghanistan. Photographer John Regan, a retired army officer, will be hosting. No registration is necessary.

The Bonney Lake City Council will also be meeting at 7 p.m. at the Justice and Municipal Center. The meeting and agenda packet can be downloaded.

Volleyball

Sumner High School will be playing White River High School at 7:15 p.m. on Sept. 9. Location is TBD.

Wednesday, September 10

The Sumner Senior Center is taking a gondola ride up to the Crystal Mountain Summit at 9:30 a.m. Gondola tickets cots $27 and lunch will cost approximately $25. Seniors can sign up in the senior center activities binder.

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