April 4, 2005 - Vol. 16, No. 27

 News That Concerns Kiwanians and Their Families


Russ Beane with thoughts for Pope John II

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

Doug Wentworth with Paul Cotton

Carrots Are Always Good
Pres. Paul Cotton noted the stellar job this writer does to keep our bulletin [more or less] current. I then felt it necessary to mention the efforts of my unofficial poorfreader[sic], Joe Adrignola, who rarely fails to find the flaws but proves that he does read the thing each week.

Guest Speaker
Sara Allen advised she is one of the people working on the Bikers' Ball fundraiser for the Lakes Region Daycare Center. The event will be on June 11, 7p-10p, at the Winnipesaukee Expo. Vintage motorcycles will be featured along with dinner and live dance music. Cost will be $20 per person. They are looking for corporate sponsors at $2500 apiece.

Win a Classic!
Pres. Paul Cotton passed around a sign-up sheet for our next roadshow at Motor-Psycho Madness, Portland Expo Building, 293 Park Ave., Portland, Maine. Friday, April 15--Set-up: Deb and Paul Cotton. Saturday, April 16, 10a-3p: Don and Sue Nelson; 3p-7p: ____________. Sunday, April 17, 10a-3p: ____________, ____________; 3p-5p: Paul Cotton.

Stay Well Longer
Pres. Paul Cotton reports that we are invited to Healthy Aging Day, Tuesday, April 12, 9a-12n, Belknap Mall, sponsored by Community Health & Hospice. They will offer free information on Alzheimer's disease, healthy eating, safety with medications, exercise & fitness, health information, blood pressure checks, giveaways, prizes, and refreshments.

We Are Invited
Pres. Paul Cotton advises that we are invited to Charter Night for the new Kiwanis Club of Pembroke-Allenstown, Saturday, April 16, 6p, Holiday Inn Ballroom, 172 N. Main St., Concord. Choice of filet of beef or baked stuffed sole, cost $30 per person. RSVP Frank Kotowski, 485-9579 by April 10.

Special Program
Pres. Paul Cotton noted that our guest speaker for Monday, April 18, will be Richard Silverberg, Health First Family Care Center, who will update us on the dental program.

Don Nelson, $20

Happy Dollars
Don Nelson had $2 for winning the above; Warren Mitchell for being able to transport his bike in the rain with our trailer; and Paul Normandin had $1 for Warren Mitchell.


Free Meal
Paul Normandin

Sgt.@Arms Roger Landry found Nancy Williams for being in the paper without her "K."

Boards Matters
The Boards voted $300 to the Key Club for their convention attendance; $17,000 towards our pledge to the Laconia Public Library building fund; and $250 to support a Little League team.

Happy Birthday
April babies include Sr. Member Howard Bacon, Past Pres. Joe Adrignola, Scott Beane, Sec.'y Kathy Calvin, and Charlie St. Clair.

Monday, May 9

Monday, May 2
Boards meet; NISE

Monday, April 25
Sheriff Dan Collis will present photos from his recent trip to Japan.

Monday, April 18
Guest speaker will be Richard Silverberg, Health First Family Care Center, who will update date us on the dental program.

Monday, April 11
Dr. Jack Polidoro will speak.


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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