ACTIVITIES & SERVICES IN PRAIRIE RIDGE
Rec Hall Rental and HOA business please call 360-897-8378
Prairie Ridge Community Coalition - Meeting the 2nd Monday of each month at 10:00 (note new meeting time) except July at Prairie Ridge Community Service Center. Contact the HOA office for contact information for the Coalition Coordinator. Like and follow the Prairie Ridge Community Coalition on Facebook to receive announcements and activity information.
Join the Prairie Ridge Parks Action Team on Facebook if you are interested in park improvement and safety.
Free Community Dinners - every Wednesday at 6 pm at the Rec Hall. Menus change weekly. Sponsored by various churches and organizations. In partnership with the Prairie Ridge Community Coalition. Family-friendly activities or crafts follow some of the dinners.
Adult Potluck Lunch - Held on the second Thursdays of each month at 11:30 at the Rec Hall or Park. Adults only please, bring a dish to share.
Free Summer Youth Activities Program - Supervised play for children and youth 1st - 12th grade from 12:30 to 2:30 Monday through Friday June 24 - August 31, 2015. Grant funded through Pierce County Violence Prevention Funds. In partnership with the Prairie Ridge Community Coalition. Lake Tapps Christian Preschool provides a coinciding camp for 3 - 6 year olds.
Free Summer Lunches for Kids - Monday - Friday from 11:30 - 12:15, June 24 - Aug. 31, 2015. Lunches prepared by White River School District Child Nutrition Program and served by volunteers. The program is privately funded by churches and individuals.
Engage / Youth Leading Change - Sponsored by Safe Streets, the club meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays during the school year at the Community Service Center from 6:30 - 7:30 pm, following dinner (except during summer). Youth in 5th - 12th grades work on prevention and making their community better.
Annual community events include:
- National Night Out family picnic and event the first Tuesday evening in August
- School Supply Distribution at the end of August
- Family Christmas Party in mid-December.
- Community Safety Nights & Neighborhood Patrol Training
- Churches and other agencies and organizations sponsor a variety of programs and events in Prairie Ridge throughout the year including VBS, youth events, and more.
AA - Mondays at 7pm at the Prairie Ridge Community Service Center w/ potluck once a month. Call 1-800-726-8094 for more information
Girl Scouts Troop #40767 - Meets Tuesdays at 7:00 pm at the Community Service Center. Contact Robin @ firstname.lastname@example.org for more information
NA - "Serenity on the Ridge" meets Thursdays at 7pm at the Prairie Ridge Community Service Center. Contact: 253-531-8792
Prairie Ridge Campus - Lake Tapps Christian Preschool - for 3 - 5 year olds who live in Prairie Ridge. Classes held on Mon., Wed. & Thurs from 12:30 - 3:00 pm at the Community Service Center. Fees are on a sliding scale. Also offers a summer camp for 3 - 6 year olds. Contact Laurie at email@example.com or call 253-891-0690.
Sandlot Soccer with Reality Sports - for children 8 years and older. Meets weekly from 4:30 to 5:45 on Wednesdays. This is a Christian-based outreach program. Contact Brian at 253-720-0558.
Library Book Van - Bringing services to the Rec Hall Parking lot on Thursdays from 12 - 12:30 July 2 - Aug. 20. Free!
WonGen Central Community Services - Food co-op located at the Community Service Center. Serves those whose financial situation keeps them from qualifying for other programs but are struggling each month. Open weekly by appointment. This is a referral only program and is not a food bank. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Mom & Me Mobile Medical Clinic - Provides free medical services, including treatment, to anyone. No insurance restrictions - this is a free clinic. Will be in the Rec Hall Parking Lot on a regular schedule. Please go to www.momandmemobile.org for current schedule.
FREE Transportation - Three door-to-door van rides by appointment each month for low-income, seniors, disabled or youth ages 12-17 years. Round trip rides to food bank, WIC, clothing bank, family center and other essential services as pre-approved by Pierce County Community Connections. Sign up by calling 211.
For local resources including food, housing, clothing, medical, general assistance, and more, please go to the following link for the Northeast Pierce Resource Guide: