December 1, 2003 - Vol. 15, No. 9

 News That Concerns Kiwanians and Their Families


Ed Merski

Senior Members
Bob Turner, Roger Webster, Carroll Stafford, Peter Karagianis, Howard Bacon, Paul Normandin

Pres. Warren Mitchell sent around a sign-up sheet for our meeting on Monday, December 22 at the home of Russ and Carol Ann Beane, 114 Clover Lane.

A Marching We Went
Pres. Warren Mitchell reports that Kathy Calvin, Warren Mitchell, Paul Cotton, and Larry Murphy were on hand at the Laconia holiday parade Sunday last with the motorcycle trailer.

A Bit of Commfusion
Pres. Warren Mitchell corrected a couple committee assignments: Dianne Roberts should be on Boys & Girls and Roger Webster on Bike Rodeo. If anyone else would like to make a change, let him know.

Don't Miss Out
Sec.'y Kathy Calvin reminded everyone that she needs all info slips for the Childrens' Christmas party by Monday next.

Stay Tuned
Sec.'y Kathy Calvin advises that she, Charlie St. Clair, Chet Cilley, Joe Adrignola, and Paul Cotton will be representing the club at the Santa Fund telethon on Tuesday, December 9, 8a-10a.

We received a thank-you note from Exec. Dir. Jim Nute, Mayhew Program, for being our recent guest. We are also invited to help open the camp after the second week in May.

Membership Chair Joe Adrignola passed out a list of potential new member prospects. Add your own businesses to the list as necessary and chose which contacts you would like to make. He recommends that we make approaches in two-member teams.

Win a Classic!
Chair Paul Cotton advises that the motorcycle is back at Laconia Savings Bank and reminds us that we are not to sell tickets to household members.

Thanx, Part 2
Pres. Warren Mitchell thanked House Chair Roger Landry for coming up with the police station for our January/February meetings.

Paul Normandin, $19

Happy Dollars
Paul Normandin chipped in a dollar for winning the above; Ed Merski for finding an expired $25 scratch ticket that was in a liquor box past bulletin editor Bill Holman had given him at a Yankee Swap; Roger Webster for his 10th trip to Arizona on Saturday; Carroll Stafford for his home assessment going up $48,000 but his tax bill going down $500; Paul Cotton $5 for his youngest son being able to afford his first new home; and Warren Mitchell for his wife Janet being in the best of health.

Sgt.@Arms Nancy Parrott found Warren Mitchell, Roger Landry, Carroll Stafford, and Ed Merski pinless.


Free Meal
Paul Cotton

Boards Matters
The Boards approved $92.50 for a dental bill; $150 for our Motorcycle Rally and Race Week Patron membership; and $1000 to the Mayhew Program. And Jim Fortier was elected to the Boards of Directors to fill Randy Eifert's spot.

On the Corner Again
Pres. Warren Mitchell will send out a sign-up sheet next week for our Salvation Army bell-ringing duties for Tuesday, December 23, 9a-5p.

Happy Birthday
December babies include Nancy Williams and Chet Cilley.

Monday, January 26
Off. Mike Finogle, Laconia Police Dept., K9 unit, will speak.

Monday, January 19

Monday, January 12
Chief Tom Oetinger or Lt. John MacLennan will give us a tour of the new police station.

Monday, January 5
We move our meetings to the Laconia Police station, 126 New Salem St., for January and February; Boards meet; NISE.

Monday, December 29

Monday, December 22
We will meet at the Russ Beane residence, 114 Clover Lane.

Monday, December 15
Childrens' Party

Monday, December 8


Michael Bastraw

Kiwanis Kronikle is a weekly publication of the Kiwanis Club of Laconia, N.H., P.O. Box 757, Laconia, N.H. 03247-0757. We meet Mondays at 6:15 p.m. at the Pheasant Ridge Country Club, Country Club Rd., Gilford, N.H., except for January and February 2004 when we will meet in the Community Room, Laconia Police Dept., 126 New Salem St., Laconia. Please call your President or Secretary about any Member or family member in case of illness. Email: Michael Bastraw or Steve Loughlin

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