September 12, 2005 - Vol. 16, No. 50

 News That Concerns Kiwanians and Their Families


Jane Thibault

Senior Members
Howard Bacon, Peter Karagianis, Roger Webster, Ed Merski

A Day He's Dreaded All His Life
The club sang Past Pres. Larry Murphy through his birthday.

Just getting better...

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Win a Classic!
Pres. Paul Cotton reports that our silver and blue raffle motorcycle is in and he will be picking it up shortly. He passed around sign-up sheets for our next two shows. First up is the Keene Swap Meet, Sunday, September 25, set-up, 8a: Paul Cotton; 10a-4p ____________, ____________; closing, 4p-5p: Paul Cotton. New England Snowmobile Expo, Big "E", 1305 Memorial Ave., West Springfield, Mass., Friday, October 14: Paul Cotton; Saturday, October 15, 10a-4p: ____________, ____________, ____________; 4p-8p: Paul Cotton; Sunday, October 16: 10a-3p: ____________, ____________, ____________; 3p-4p: Paul Cotton. He also noted that Immediate Past Pres. Warren Mitchell has refurbished the trailer.

Getting Mugged
Pres. Paul Cotton auctioned off three Kiwanis anniversary mugs.

We're Invited
Steve Loughlin reports that we will have the opportunity to tour the Laconia Library next month.

See Ya Later
Pres. Paul Cotton noted that Charlie St. Clair is on a leave of absence.

Don't Show Up
Pres. Paul Cotton advised that we will not be meeting on Monday, September 26 because of the Installation on Friday, September 30.

Key Club
Chair Jim Fortier noted that he, Kathy Calvin, and Larry Murphy helped at the Key Club food shack for the last Laconia High School football game. The grills are now run outside of the shack.

Joe Adrignola/Jim Fortier, $20

Making the pay-off

Photo by W.S. Loughlinv


Sgt.@Arms Roger Landry found Nancy Williams, John Stow, Steve Loughlin, Chet Cilley, and Russ Beane pinless and Kathy Calvin late.

Happy Dollars
Jim Fortier and Joe Adrignola had $2 for winning the 50/50.


Free Meal
Ed Merski

Past Pres. Larry Murphy would like everyone to know that he is looking for a two-bedroom apartment for his sister-in-law.

Boards Matters
Sec.'y Kathy Calvin reports that the Boards agreed to have the club vote $15,000 a year for three years to Lakes Region Child Services; $5000 towards a bus for the Teen Center; $80 for Sachems Booster ad; $1000 to the new basketball league; and Charlie St. Clair a leave of absence from July 30 to October 24. The general membership voted $45,000 over three years for Lakes Region Child Services.

Happy Birthday
Our only September baby is Larry Murphy.

Installation 2005
Pres. Joe Collie reports that the date of the installation dinner has been changed to Friday, September 30, 2005.
What: Installation of 2005-2006 President and Officers, Laconia Kiwanis Club
Where: Pheasant Ridge Country Club, Country Club Road, Gilford, NH 03249
Date: Friday, September 30, 2005
When: Cocktails at 6p, Dinner Buffet served at 7p
Menu to include: Cash Bar, Chicken Supreme, Seafood Newburg, Garlic Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans
Light appetizers include: crackers and cheese, shrimp cocktail
Dessert: Strawberry Shortcake
Price: $20 per person
RSVP: To Joe Collie, Laconia Kiwanis, phone: 455-5309, e-mail:, mail: P.O. Box 757, Laconia, NH 03247

Tuesday, October 11

Monday, October 3
Boards meet; NISE

Friday, September 30

Monday, September 26

Monday, September 19
Judy Buswell, Belknap County Citizens Council on Children and Families, will discuss Recovery Week.


This writer writes.s

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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