Luncheon to honor local law enforcement officers May 16

WENATCHEE — The Greater Wenatchee Sunrise Lions Club will host its 26th Annual Peace Officer Appreciation Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. on May 16 at the Wenatchee Convention Center.

The luncheon will combine the awards ceremony and a memorial ceremony to honor departed law enforcement officers. Awards will be distributed by the Washington State Patrol, Chelan and Douglas County Sheriff Departments, and the Wenatchee and East Wenatchee Police Departments. Keynote speaker will be Rex Caldwell, deputy director of the Washington State Criminal Justice Training Commission.

The buffet luncheon is open to the public, and tickets cost $15.

For more information or to purchase tickets, call Kathy McGaughey at 885-4482 or visit sunrise-lions-law-enforcement-officer-luncheon.eventbrite.com. Tickets may also be purchased at the door.