Kiwanis Family Updates
- NEW ENGLAND DISTRICTKIWANIS FAMILY UPDATESMIDGE K. LUBOT ~ EDITOROCTOBER 2, 2009CONGRATULATIONS TO GOVERNOR DAVE & ALL THE NEW OFFICERS FOR 2009-2010.Please 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.IMPORTANT MESSAGE ABOUT THE FALL CONFERENCE: THE CONFERENCE AGENDAS ARE NOW UP ON THE DISTRICT WEBSITE <http://www.newenglandkiwanis.org>.MESSAGE FROM RICH HENDERSON, CIRCLE K GOVERNOR:SUPPORT CIRCLE K - PLACE AN AD IN THE CONVENTION PROGRAM ~This year New England Circle K is trying to raise money to lower the cost of our District Convention! We are celebrating our 50TH year, so we want as many members to go as possible. If you’d like to help, sponsor an ad in our Convention Program! Anyone can put in an ad whether it is your Kiwanis club, your local business, or you as an individual! To find out more & to download an Ad Form, go to <http://www.necknews.org/sponsordcon.htm>. Thanks for your support!TO ALL NEW ENGLAND NEWSLETTER EDITORS: PLEASE KEEP SENDING YOUR NEWSLETTERS TO PAST GOVERNOR SUZANNE LEMAK <suz12317@...>. SHE SAID IT KEEPS HER CONNECTED WITH EVERYONE, “I MAY BE LIVING IN OHIO, BUT, I AM STILL A PART OF NEW ENGLAND.”Shaw’s program is up and running, please go to Shaw’s & sign up for it. You can add your choice & the percentage for the group & it will then be automatic! Shop on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday and NE Kiwanis Foundation will get a donation equal to 1% of what you spend. The name and code for NE Kiwanis is “Kiwanis Foundation of New England: ID #49001019000.” If you have the code number to add to your rewards information, it is much easier & faster than searching by name.OFFICIAL GOVERNOR’S VISIT SCHEDULEOct 2ND Holyoke (installation) George DelisleOct 3RD Sheffield Aktion Club (Installation) Late amOct 3RD Past Gov Meeting (Portsmouth, NH)Oct 4TH Division 8 Installation (Late Lunch) The Mountain View Grand ResortOct 7TH Cheshire, CT (Installation) Dinner, Waverly TavernOct 19TH Gov Visit (Winchendon VT) Jessica…. DinnerOct 24TH Div 2-3-4 Gov Visit…. Time TBA…. Location….TBAOct 27TH Div 21 Gov Visit..(Dinner)Nov 1ST Gov Visit Div 13-15-17…Afternoon…Location TBA…Corrine FrancisNov 13TH Gov Visit Div 22 & 23 Meriden CT..Dinner…Monticello RestaurantOctober 2, 2009The Kiwanis Club of Marble Valley (VT) will be holding their Installation of Officers on the evening of the 2ND of October at 6pm at the Rutland Country Club in Rutland, VT. We welcome any Kiwanians and guests. We request that you respond to Chris Halnon by email at <Christopher.Halnon@...> by September 30TH with the final count in your party. The cost is $30 per person. Please come and join us.The Kiwanis Club of Westfield (MA) will hold their Installation Night Gala at Tucker’s on Friday, October 2ND. Dinner will be $25.00 per person & it is a family event, so please bring spouses, significant others, or “people we just met.”October 3, 2009Division 6 will be holding it’s Governors Visit on Saturday, October 3RD at Strafford Farms Restaurant, located on Route 108 in Dover, NH, from 4:00 until 5:30. Light appetizers will be served and a cash bar will be available. The cost will be $8.00 per person. To RSVP or for more information, please contact District Secretary Frank Dennett at 207-439-3573The Kiwanis Club of Hardwick (VT) will hold their Installation of Officers on Saturday, October 3RD. The Installation will be held at the Knights of Columbus Hall. It will be held in conjunction with a Hardwick Area Chamber of Commerce Dinner in celebration of it’s 30TH Anniversary honoring individual contributors for their outstanding long term support to the chamber. This dinner will be by reservation only due to space limitations. Tickets are $15.00 per person for dinner, beverage and dessert; there will also be a 50/50 raffle. All/any proceeds will be shared by the Kiwanis Club of Hardwick and the Heart of Vermont Chamber of Commerce.The Kiwanis Club of Hardwick (VT) will hold their Kiwanis Chicken Barbeque from 10am to 12 on Saturday, October 3RD (before their Installation) across from the Hardwick Elementary School. They are looking for volunteers.The Kiwanis Club of Sheffield (MA) will hold it’s annual Installation Dinner on Saturday, October 3RD at the Egremont Country Club in Great Barrington. A cash bar and cocktail snacks will be ready at 6pm with a buffet dinner at 7pm. This is always a night for good food and good fellowship. The cost is a low $26 per person and reservations should be made by September 28TH by contacting Joe Todd at 413-229-0441 or <todd116@...>.October 4, 2009You are cordially invited to the Division 8 Installation on Sunday, October 4TH at The Mountain View Grand Resort & Spa in Whitefield, New Hampshire. Social Hour with Hors d'oeuvres from 2-3pm; Kiwanis Welcome & introductions 3-3:30pm and dinner is from 3:30-4:30pm. Dinner Choices: Grilled Salmon, Chicken Cordon Bleu or Grilled Skirt Steak at $40. This includes a mixed green salad, rolls, oven roasted potatoes, mixed grilled vegetables, desert, coffee or tea. Please RSVP by September 10TH. Please contact Secretary Kathy Fenoff <corvette@...> or PP Cecile Strout at <drsmilan@...>.October 5, 2009The Kiwanis Club of Barre (VT) will hold their Annual Installation Dinner will be held at the Hilltop Restaurant at 6:15pm. Dinner will be $20 per person and the choices are Black Diamond Steak or Stuffed Haddock.The Kiwanis Club of Dennis-Yarmouth (MA) will be holding their Installation Dinner at the Yarmouth House Restaurant.OCTOBER 6, 2009The Kiwanis Club of Montpelier (VT) cordially invites all Kiwanians to join them for their Installation of Officers and Directors And 70TH Birthday Party on Tuesday, October 6TH at 5:45 PM for Social hour and 6:30 for Dinner. It will be held at the Steak House Restaurant on the Barre-Montpelier Road. Dinner is $20 per person and is a choice of Salmon, Pasta Primavera or Steak; it includes appetizers, tossed salad, potato, vegetable, rolls, beverage, birthday cake and ice cream (includes tax and tip). Reservations to Wanda Baril, Secretary at <wbaril19@...> or call 802-223-5096 and leave a message.October 7, 2009The Kiwanis Club of West Springfield/Agawam (MA) will hold their Steak Roast & Silent Auction on Wednesday, October 7TH. It will be held at the Dante Club, 1198 Memorial Avenue, West Springfield (across from “The Big E”). The menu will be NY Strip Steak, baked potato bar (with toppings), Corn on the cob, garden salad, rolls & butter, carrot cake, coffee or tea and the cost is $20.00 per person. There will be Cheeseburgers, etc for children at a cost of $10.00. The Guest Speaker will be Lt Governor Elec George Delisle, there will be the Induction of the New President, Milly Parzychowski. There will be a silent Auction Fundraiser with many items and gift certificates to bid on plus a 50/50 Raffle too. Come join them for a fun-filled evening! For further information, please call Secretary Betty McCabe-Pandolfi at 413-788-6303 or <mccabe42@...>. For tickets only: please mail to Nancy Whitehead ℅ United Bank, 95 Elm Street, West Springfield, MA 01089.The Kiwanis Club of Waterbury and The Kiwanis Club of Cheshire (CT) will be holding their Joint Installation Banquet at the Waverly Tavern, 296 Maple St, Cheshire, CT. The social hour begins at 6pm with dinner starting at 6:30pm with a cost of $30.00 per person with a cash bar. For more information, please contact Robert Ashley <rakcwc@...>.October 10, 2009The Kiwanis Club of Chittenden Country (VT) & 23 Meriden CT..Dinner…Monticello Restaurant will hold their Installation at 6:00pm.October 14, 2009The L.U.C.K. (Looking Upwards Club of Kiwanis) Action Club invites you to their Seventh Installation of Officers on October 14TH from 6pm to 8pm in the Atrium at the Newport HospitalOctober 23-25, 2009The New England District of Kiwanis is hosting a Key Leader event at Lakeside Camp in Pittsfield, MA. KEY LEADER is Kiwanis International’s leadership education program for students, primarily in high school. It’s mission is to provide a “life-changing experience that inspires young people to achieve their personal best through service leadership.” For more information or to register students go to <www.key-leader.org> or email District Chair Charlie Mallar at <the1785inn@...>.October 24, 2009The Kiwanis Club of Chittenden Country will hold their Installation Dinner at 6:00pm at the Ethan Allen Club.October 27, 2009Governor Dave Koohy will make his official visit to the Kiwanis Clubs of Division 21 in Western Massachusetts on Tuesday, October 27. Come and meet Governor Dave and First Lady Ann Marie, and mingle with your fellow Kiwanians from the division. The event will be sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Holyoke and will be held at the Adelfia Restaurant, 506 Granby Road (US 202), South Hadley, MA. A buffet-style meal featuring fish, chicken and roast beef will be served. Dinner is $25 per person, all-inclusive. Please RSVP by October 13 to Lt. Governor George Delisle (gdelisle@...) or call (413) 531-7933.October 28, 2009The Kiwanis Club of Greater Seekonk (MA) has scheduled their 2010 Installation. It will be October 28TH at Johnson & Wales Inn, Seekonk, MA. Cocktails will be available to buy beginning at 6:30 PM. Dinner and the ceremonies will begin at 7:30pm. Please let them know if you will be attending. Tickets are available for $27.00 per person.November 1, 2009The Official Governor's Visit to Divisions 15 and 17 will be held on November 1ST (no Patriot's game) at Lorenzo's Italian Restaurant in Middleborough, MA. The Kiwanis Club of Middleborough will be the host club. Meet and Greet is at 12:30 P.M. with Lunch at 1:30 P.M. The cost will be $25 per person. A hot buffet will be served that includes: Italian Antipasto with House Dressing; Homemade Italian Sausages & Meatballs; Boneless Chicken Cacciatore; Baked Shells Parmigiana; Pasta Primavera; Ravioli with Meat Sauce; Assorted Italian Cookies; Assorted Breads & Butter; Coffee, Tea, and Soft Drinks. RSVP date is October 24TH. For a reservation form or more information, please contact Lt. Governor Corinne A. Francis at <cafrancis1@...> or call her at 781-582-3814.November 7, 2009Toni Walker, YCPO District Chair, will be holding a CLE training for the Cape on Saturday, November 7TH from 9 - 3. Location to be announced.November 13, 2009The Official Governors Visit for Division 22 and 23 will be held at Monticello’s in Meriden, CT on Friday, November 13TH. There will be cocktails and meet & greet at 6pm, dinner will be at 7pm. It will be a buffet at a cost of $30.00 per person. Members from Division 22 will need to send in payment for the dinner to Lt Gov Motkue Bowles, 19 Shepard Road, West Hartford, CT 06110-2023 and members for Division 23 will need to send payment to Lt Gov Toni Walker, PO Box 2194, New London, CT 06320. They will need a confirmation on attendance by November 10TH. If anyone has any awards they would like to be presented, please notify Motkue or Toni so they will be able to add it to the program. Rich Cheatham will also be there to present information on the First Lady’s Project, Holiday Tribute.November 20-22, 2009FALL TRAINING CONFERENCE, GRAND SUMMIT HOTEL, NO CONWAY, NHDecember 5, 2009KPTI DAY OPEN HOUSE:December 5TH is the KPTI Day Open House. Registration begins at 9:30 and the event lasts from 10-3. Here is your chance to visit the Kiwanis Pediatric Trauma Institute at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, MA. Learn about the signature program of the Kiwanis Foundation of New England and hear about all that KPTI does. For more information, visit the website at <http://www.kpti.org> or call (617)636-6381 and ask for Jon Freeman.MAY 21 - 28, 2010ANNUAL BERMUDA CRUISE, TIME TO THINK ABOUT IT NOW, IF THERE ARE AT LEAST 75 CABINS BOOKED, THERE WILL BE A DRAWING FOR A FREE CABIN! SOUNDS LIKE A GREAT DEAL! CONTACT BOB TANDYJune 23-26, 20102010 INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION, LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
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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.