March 1, 2004 - Vol. 15, No. 22

 News That Concerns Kiwanians and Their Families


Paul Cotton

Senior Members
Bob Turner, Peter Karagianis, Ed Merski, Roger Ballantyne, Paul Normandin

Get Ready to Laugh
Pres. Warren Mitchell will pass on to the Key Club the 4 tickets to the Laconia High School Band's fundraising Comedy Night, March 19, 7p-9p, Laconia High School Auditorium featuring three nationally-known comedians.

Chair Joe Adrignola reminded us of our next two Reading Is FUNdamental appearances: Woodland Heights and Pleasant Street, March 17. The sign-up sheet will go around again next week. We also received several thank-you notes from Elm Street School.

Chair Joe Adrignola is putting together the names of new member prospects and will meet with the committee.

Win a Classic!
Chair Paul Cotton reports that we're all set for our next roadshow at Steeplegate Mall, Concord. Signed up are--Friday, March 5, 8a-4p: Paul Cotton and Warren Mitchell; 4p-9p: Michael Bastraw and Don Nelson; Saturday, March 6, 10a-4p: Phil Bonafide and Michael Bastraw; 10a-2p: Nancy Williams; 12n-3p: Bob Turner; 4p-9p: Don and Sue Nelson; Sunday, March 7, 11a-4p: Jane Thibault and Roger and Pam Landry; 4p-6p: Paul Cotton and Warren Mitchell. Park near the clock tower/food court/Old Navy entrance.

Tribute Time
Roger Landry will have the clock of appreciation for Laconia Police Dept. at the next meeting.

Caps Off
Roger Landry reports that Piche's will have to redo our baseball caps as the word "Kiwanis" won't fit under the logo.

Joe Adrignola, $17

Past Pres. Joe Adrignola's first win of the evening

Photo by W.S. Loughlin



Happy Dollars
Pres. Warren Mitchell had a buck for getting his Dart convertible back with a perfect paint job; Larry Murphy had $2 for his son[sic] having a 6 lb./12 oz. boy; Joe for not having to share his 50/50 winnings with Jim Fortier; and Ed Merski for joining the ranks of the unemployed again.

Pres. Warren Mitchell gets his wheels back.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


There's another Murphy in the world.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Sr. Member Ed Merski, slacker

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Boys & Girls
Chair Don Nelson would like the Boards to consider a $7000 donation to Lakes Region Child Care Services.

Paul Normandin had to pay $4 for appearing in the news without his "K."

Sr. Member Paul Normandin and some costly ink

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Free Meals
Joe Adrignola gets two free meals for this month and last.

Boards Matters
The Boards voted $100 for Camp Sunshine and $250 to sponsor a Little League team.

Happy Birthday
March babies include Past Pres. Jim Fortier and Hon. Member John Bancroft.

Monday, March 15
The Bike Rodeo committee will meet.

Monday, March 8
Program Dir. Kristen Awrich, Young Family Program and Dir. of Development Jackie Bonafide, Community Health & Hospice.

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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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