Kiwanis Family Updates
- NEW ENGLAND DISTRICTKIWANIS FAMILY UPDATESMIDGE K. LUBOT ~ EDITORAUGUST 6, 2010Please send all announcements to <events@...> by Thursday. All new announcements will be shown in blue each week, the announcements in green are for the District or Int’l. Events, the announcements in orange are for the Key Club, brown is for Circle K and the announcements in maroon are for the Aktion Clubs.€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€€August 6, 2010It’s baseball through Sunday as the Eastern League leading NH Fisher Cats take on Bowie. Kiwanis hosts parking just steps away from Merchants Auto.com Stadium at Hampshire First Bank, 80 Canal St., in Manchester, NH. Your entire $10 donation benefits the Kiwanis Club of Manchester’s partners. Directions: <http://www.tinyurl.com/KiwanisParkingEvent>. Please park with us for every game all season long and for many events at the nearby Verizon Wireless Arena. The Cat’s schedule: <http://www.nhfishercats.com/schedule.php>, the concert/events calendar: <http://www.verizonwirelessarena.com/calendar/default.asp>.August 4-7, 201055TH Annual Circle K International Convention, St. Louis, MO.August 10, 2010SAVE THE DATE!! Andy Goldberg and Gerald MacKillop from the Kiwanis Club of Beverly (MA) will be “Bartending for the Bramble” on Tuesday, August 10TH from 6 - 9pm at the Mandrake Bar Bistro. All proceeds will go towards the Bramble in Beverly Golf Tournament that the club is co-sponsoring with Beverly Main Streets.August 12, 2010THIS is the deadline for early bird rates for registration and meals. Registrations received after August 12TH and onsite will be charged a higher rate.The Kiwanis Club of East Boston (MA) will hold their Annual Senior Picnic on Thursday, August 12TH at Salem Willows. Registration will take place on August 2ND at 10:30am at the East Boston Social Centers. Requirements are: Registration fee of $2.00, 65 years of age or older, Proof of East Boston residency (Utility bill or ID).August 16, 2010The Kiwanis Club of Barre (VT) will hold their Annual Steak Feed at the Barre Town Recreational Area shelter at 6:30pm. The cost will be $15.00 per person and the menu is strip steak, garden salad, potato salad, corn on the cob, soda and bottled water. Please remember to bring your own plates, silverware and table decorations. Division 9 Lt Gov Marty Wasserman and incoming Kiwanis officers for 2010-2011, NE Gov Ron Sanville, District 9 Lt Governor Designate Bill Mattenson and Kiwanis NE Foundation President Designate Al Paul, plan to be in attendance. Please notify Paula Dolan at 802-476-7414 or <jpdolan23@...>by Friday, August 13th. Let her know the number of people that are coming so that there will be enough food for all!! This is open to all Kiwanians, spouses, friends, etc. Raffle tickets for the Barre Kiwanis “Burlington Hilton Getaway” Raffle will be available, the price is $20.00 each.August 17, 2010Enjoy Kiwanis night at Chardonnay’s Restaurant, 393 Taunton Avenue, Seekonk, MA, on August 17TH from 4pm until closing. Enjoy dinner or appetizers. Mention that you are there to support the Kiwanis Club of Greater Seekonk (MA) fundraiser and the club will receive an amount equal to 15% of your bill. Come, enjoy good food, bring friends and help children!! Thank you for your support.The Kiwanis Club of Berlin (NH) will hold The Annual Julio Poretta Division 8 Bocce Tournament at their summer meeting place, Camp Sawyer.August 19, 2010CONVENTION PAWSOX GAME: As an added bonus, there will be a group going to a Pawtucket Red Sox baseball game on Thursday night before the convention begins. The cost is $16.00 and includes box seat, hot dog, soft drink & chips. Please mail payments to PLG Mary Ann Houston, 22 Shore Drive, Spencer, MA 01562. You may also contact her at 508-885-7357, 508-753-3223 or by email <mahouston@...>. The deadline is August 8TH. Please wear your “Tropical Hibiscus” shirt if you have one! Also, please let them know if, in case of rain, you want to donate your replacement ticket(s) to KPTI.August 20-22, 2010The 92ND New England Kiwanis District Convention will be held at The Holiday Inn, Mansfield-Foxboro, 31 Hampshire St, Mansfield, MA 02048 877.231.5803, please mention Kiwanis when making your registration. We will be voting for District Gov, Gov-elect and Treasurer and you can register online for the Convention and download the form for the Paw Sox game.August 27, 2010The Kiwanis Club of Colebrook (NH) will have their Annual Moose Festival Chicken BBQ on the Colebrook Academy Lawn - 5pm until gone!August 30, 2010The Kiwanis Club of Beverly (MA) will hold their Annual Golf Tournament on Monday, August 30TH. There will be a box lunch at 12:00 and tee time is 1:30pm. The format will be a Bramble and there will be a dinner and prizes following the tournament. The cost is $99.00 per golfer and hole signs are $100.00 each. Friends & family members are always welcome. Please contact Rene Gagnon for more information 978-927-7161 or <rrainmann2001@...>. You can also sign up online at <http://www.beverlykiwanis.org> and click on sign up for Golf. You can print the forms and mail them in; or you can click on the link that will allow you to sign up (for Golf Only) online. If you choose this method, you will get a free one year subscription to Golf Digest. If you are sponsoring, you have to print off the sponsor form and send it in.September 7, 2010The Kiwanis Club of Orono Old Town Maine will celebrate it’s 75TH Anniversary on Tuesday, September 7TH at the Black Bear inn and Conference Center in Orono, Maine. Birdie Googins, “The Marden’s Lady,” will provide the entertainment. Please RSVP to Treasurer Wayne Hamilton <wayneh@...>.September 11-12, 2010The Kiwanis Club of Fairfield (CT) will be holding their 19TH Annual Fall Juried Arts and Crafts Fair, on Saturday, September 11TH and Sunday, September 12TH, from 10am to 5pm. Up to 100 crafters, selling original handmade work, will be on hand. In addition, the Kiwanis Club of Fairfield will be selling their famous hamburgers, hot dogs and bacon-egg-cheese sandwiches. Also, there will be a Bake Sale, a Hardy Mums sale, a Crafter's Raffle and some live entertainment. To download a crafters application, please visit our web site at <http://www.fairfieldkiwanis.org>, and midway down the first page, click on the Craft Fair link. For additional questions, please contact John Hackett at (203) 543-2697, <jrhackett114@...> or Glenn Barnhard at (203) 256-8481, <gmbarch@...>.September 12, 2010The Kiwanis Club of St Johnsbury (VT) will hold their First Annual Adult Spelling Bee at the Father Lively Center. Teams of 4 spellers compete against each other, if a word is misspelled in the beginning, the team can buy Bee Bucks & compete again. Thanks to PP Wayne & Pat Beauregard from the Colebrook Club for their help.September 15, 2010The new date for The Kiwanis Club of West Springfield/Agawam (MA) will be Wednesday, September 15TH. They will be having their Annual Steak Roast at the Dante Club, 1198 Memorial Avenue, West Springfield, MA 01089, (across from the Big E). Guest speakers are Incoming Lt Gov Denise Rueger and Candidate for District Treasurer, George Delisle. There will be plenty of food, Raffle Prizes, etc., and a cash bar. A complete steak dinner with dessert is $25.00 per person. RSVP to Nancy Whitehead, ℅ United Bank, 95 Elm St, West Springfield, MA 01089. This would be a great time for all clubs to gather, not only to welcome Denise and give George our best, but to meet members from other clubs.October 3, 2010The Division 8 Installation of Officers will take place at the Mountain View Grand at 1pm.
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- NEW ENGLAND & BERMUDA DISTRICTKIWANIS FAMILY UPDATESMIDGE K. LUBOTMay 9, 2014Please send all announcements to <events@...> by Thursday. All new announcements will be shown in blue each week, the announcements in green are for the District or Int’l. Events, the announcements in orange are for the Key Club, turquoise is for Circle K, purple is for the Builders Club, pink for the K-Kids and the announcements in maroon are for the Aktion Clubs.PLEASE SEND YOUR ANNOUNCEMENTS TO <events@...>THANK YOU!-------------------MAY 14, 2014
Kiwanis Pediatric Trauma Lecture SeriesThe Lecture Series will be combined with the Floating Hospital’s Pediatric Grand Rounds:Wednesday, May 14, 201412 – 1 PMWolff AuditoriumTufts Medical Center, 800 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111Come hear the story of Dixie Coskie and her son, Paul who suffered atraumatic brain injury and their family’s struggle to understand and copewith his injury. Dixie has written a riveting book about their experience“Unthinkable, A Mother’s Tragedy, Terror, and Triumph through A Child’sTraumatic Brain Injury”.Their story is amazing, powerful and inspiring. All are welcome to attend.Victoria GuerinaProgram SpecialistKiwanis Pediatric Trauma InstituteTufts Medical Center800 Washington Street #344Boston, MA 02111p: 617-636-6381MAY 16-23, 201410th Annual Cruise to Division 26New England & Bermuda District of KiwanisJoin us in Bermuda in 2014!Our travel professional, Steve Shiff, suggests that you make your down payment for our Bermuda Cruise for 2014 now.Prices are going up, make your reservation before they rise again.Contact our Steve Shiff at Colby Corner Travel, 978-535-1952 or Bob Tandy, Cruise Committee Chair at 978-372-9890.You can also send an email to <bermudacruise@...>.See you on board!!MAY 17, 2014The Kiwanis Club of Meriden (CT) will clean up at Camp Nerden in Middlefield for their Kiwanis One Day Project.