Nominations for Key Peninsula Citizens of the Year 2012 -13 will be accepted by the sponsoring KP Lions Club effective Dec. 1.

The 29th annual event will be held at the KP Civic Center as usual and will feature a dinner and keynote speaker.

Anyone who lives, works or owns property on the Key Peninsula is eligible for recognition for volunteer work or contributions benefitting the KP community. Members of the Lions Club are not eligible.

Nomination letters must include the full name, telephone number and physical address of the nominees and a brief explanation of why they should be considered. Volunteer work or contributions may be in the form of a single large contribution of time or resources, or for recognition of sustained contributions over a long period.

Nominations will be accepted until Jan. 18. Send them to or KP Lions, P.O. Box 63, Vaughn, WA 98394.

For information, call (253) 853-2721 or (253) 884-3319.