July 11, 2005 - Vol. 16, No. 41

 News That Concerns Kiwanians and Their Families


Roger Landry

Senior Members
Roger Webster, Ed Chertok, Peter Karagianis, Ed Merski

Dianne and Dan Zawacki with Paul Cotton; Eric Nelson with Steve Loughlin

Dan and Dianne Zawacki

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Appearing Soon
Sr. Member Roger Webster reports that Sr. Member Howard Bacon says "hi" and should return to action after his surgery next week.

Past Pres. Phil Bonafide gets a standing ovation on his return.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Welcome Aboard, Dianne
Pres. Paul Cotton introduced Dianne Zawacki to the club as our newest member. Husband Dan was on hand to witness her induction. Exec. Dir. of the Teen Center (soon to be a Boys and Girls Club), Dianne has just finished classes she has been taking.

Sponsor Paul Cotton welcomes Dianne Zawacki to the club.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Past Pres. Jim Fortier that everything "went real well" at the July 4th celebration and we received some good publicity from it.

Immediate Past Pres. Warren Mitchell advises that we will be visiting the Berlin club, Tuesday, July 26. The group will leave the Gilford branch of Meredith Village Savings Bank at 2:30p.

We Are Invited
Pres. Paul Cotton reports we received an invitation from Camp Spaulding, River Road, Penacook, to Kiwanis Day to have lunch with the campers, meet the camp director, and receive special recognition. R.S.V.P 668-1920 x194 or email

Eric Nelson, coach of our sponsored Little League team, presented Pres. Paul Cotton with a photo plaque of the undefeated team. Made up of 6 boys and 1 girl, the t-ball team's main goal is to learn the game.

Coach Eric Nelson presents our Little League team plaque to Pres. Paul Cotton.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Charlie St. Clair, $22

Charlie St. Clair stops in again to win some money.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Roger Landry found himself, Jane Thibault, and Nancy Williams pinless; Charlie St. Clair late; and himself for not finding someone pinless.

Happy Dollars
Jim Fortier had a buck for the 4th of July being over; Phil Bonafide for waking up from general anesthesia; Larry Murphy for Phil Bonafide's son's high academic achievement; Jeff Stone for the awesome Opechee fireworks; Chet Cilley for Steve Loughlin helping out with some checks; and Charlie St. Clair for winning the 50/50.


Free Meal
Phil Bonafide

Boards Matters
The Boards voted $250 to Laconia Youth Soccer and a leave of absence for Charlie St. Clair from May 23 to August 31.

Monday, August 29

Monday, August 22

Monday, August 15
Christopher Boothby and representatives, Lakes Region General Hospital, will discuss nursing education, recruitment, and retention.

Monday, August 8
Guest speaker will be Kenneth Gorrell, Long Term Care Information Workshop.

Monday, August 1
Boards meet; NISE

Monday, July 25
The guest speaker will be Tom Boucher, Alpha Omega Wildlife Control.

Monday, July 18
Barbara Zeckhausen and Janet Mitchell, Lakes Region Child Care Services, will speak.

Monday, July 11
Dianne Zawacki inducted; Boards meet; NISE

Scenes from the Weirs
Here are the last photos from Steve Loughlin.

You must face the clipboard when Past Pres. Don Nelson is around.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Catching a little shade

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Our little piece of the boardwalk

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


The Fourth Estate finds Pres. Paul Cotton.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Col. Sanders' long lost grandson

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Sue Nelson, Jackie Bonafide, and Dianne Roberts selling the final tickets

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


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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