February 3, 2003 - Vol. 14, No. 18

 News That Concerns Kiwanians and Their Families


Peter Karagianis

Senior Members
Peter Karagianis, Bob Turner, Carroll Stafford

Win a Classic!
Chair Paul Cotton thanked the crew who worked Bayside Expo Center, Boston last weekend: Phil Bonafide, Kathy Calvin, Roger and Pam Landry, Nancy Parrott, and Larry and Rosemary Murphy. Needless to say, Paul Cotton was there for the whole weekend. $1955 was taken in on Saturday and $2085 on Sunday. Next up is Rockingham Racetrack...Saturday, February 8: 8a Set-up--Paul Cotton and Phil Bonafide; 10a-2p--Paul Cotton, Phil Bonafide, Kathy Calvin, Nancy Williams, and possibly Chet and Grace Cilley; 2p-6p--Paul Cotton, Phil Bonafide, Kathy Calvin, Joe Collie, and possibly Chet and Grace Cilley. Sunday, February 9: 10a-1:30p--Paul Cotton, Roger Landry, Don Nelson, Steve Loughlin, and Michael Bastraw; 1:30p-5p--Paul Cotton, Jim and Arlene Fortier, Don Nelson, ________; Take-down--Paul Cotton. As you can see, we need some more help for the last shift Sunday.

Chair Paul Cotton makes with the good news.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Happy Dollars
Debbie Cotton sent in a buck for Paul not being around all weekend; Phil Bonafide for seeing the infamous "catwoman" from the Boardwalk last year at Bayside Expo; and Kathy Calvin for winning the 50/50.

Kathy Calvin, $13

Happy Dollars
Jeff Cilley came up with two dollars for the above and Paul Cotton for successfully snowmobiling 480 miles in three days with no breakdowns.

Pres. Larry Murphy advises that the next District meeting will be March 7-9 in Boxboro, Massachusetts. There is also an opportunity to catch a Celtics game if anyone is interested.

Get the Youts
Past Pres. Nancy Williams attended the Governor's visit at the Hooksett club where he emphasized the importance of youth involvement in Kiwanis.

Sec.'y Kathy Calvin passed around the sign-up sheet for our next Reading Is Fundamental visit to Elm Street School on Wednesday, February 12, from 10-11. On board so far are Michael Bastraw, Larry Murphy, Don Nelson, Chet Cilley, Joe Collie, and Kathy Calvin. There's always room for more.


Boards Matters
On January 6, 2003, the Boards voted $152 to Dr. Johnson for dental bills, $100 to the new Wolfeboro club, and Dick Breton's letter of resignation was accepted. On January 13, 2003, the resignations of Dan Fisher and Nate Robertson were accepted.

Happy Birthday
February babies include Sr. Members Bob Turner and Dennis Denoncourt, Roger Landry, and Dianne Roberts.

Monday, March 3
We return to Pheasant Ridge Country Club: Boards meet; NISE.

Monday, February 24
Sharon Swanson, Dental Resource Center, will update us on the status of the program.

Tuesday, February 18
Coordinator April Houle, Child and Family Services, will speak.

Monday, February 10
Michael Cozort, Superintendent of the Shaker Regional School District, will provide a slide presentation of his recent travel to Japan. Highlights will include the differences in culture and educational systems. Should be very interesting....


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. 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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