Heritage Quest Research Library 1007 Main St, Sumner, WA98390 Leland and Steven Meitzler from Orting, Wash. sold their private collection of genealogy books and records in 1982,…More which became the basis of the Heritage Quest Research Library in Sumner. The library became a nonprofit organization in 1996 and is run completely by volunteers as an independent research facility. Volunteers can teach Saturday classes and share their knowledge or work a shift as a librarian. The library also participates in quarterly and annual heritage events throughout the Pacific Northwest. There are magazines and other heritage research items available for purchase; the library staff can also research heritage or genealogy questions for customers and will respond within two weeks with as much information as they can find.
As its mission statement says, the Bonney Lake Lions Club is a motivated, innovative, vibrant, outside-the-box group…More of volunteers dedicated to actively identifying and serving the ever-changing needs of the greater Bonney Lake area through hands-on service projects.
East Pierce Fire & Rescue serves more than 75,000 people in Bonney Lake, Sumner, Lake Tapps, the ridge…More communities, South Prarie and Wilkeson. The district consists of five staffed and six volunteer stations under Fire Chief Jerry Thorson, and covers approximately 142 square miles.
East Pierce is the result of a merger between the City of Bonney Lake Fire Department, Lake Tapps Fire and Pierce County Fire District 24 in 2000. In 2006, Pierce County Fire District 12 and South Prarie Fire District 20 decided to join East Pierce, and Sumner and Pierce County District 1 decided to join in 2008.
In 2008, the 68 career and 45 volunteer firefighters-EMTs and paramedics assigned to the Operations Division responded to 6,690 calls for emergency services, a two percent increase over the previous year.
The Headquarters (Station 11) houses emergency response personnel, in addition to the administrative offices for the District. The Deputy Chief oversees the Operations Division. This Division is split into three shifts, each headed by a Battalion Chief, who works at headquarters.
Bonney Lake Seventh-Day Adventist Church 11503 214th Ave E, Bonney Lake, WA98391 The Bonney Lake Seventh-Day Adventist Church offers weekly Bible study sessions and worship sessions. There are many…More opportunities for service and community-building at this church – congregants can attend free cooking classes or computer seminars, can volunteer with the community donation center and attend weekly luncheons. Visit the church's Web site for more information and to download recent sermons.