November 8, 2004 - Vol. 16, No. 6

 News That Concerns Kiwanians and Their Families


Roger Landry

Senior Members
Bob Turner, Howard Bacon, Carroll Stafford, Peter Karagianis, Roger Webster, Ed Merski

Ding Dong
Pres. Paul Cotton reports that we will have Salvation bell-ringing duties on Thursday, December 23, 9a-5p. A sign-up sheet will be out before the event.

Winter Haven
After discussion, it was decided that we will be wintering in January and February in the Laconia Room at One Mill Plaza courtesy of Martin, Lord, etal.

Past Pres. Phil Bonafide will be taking Catherine Contigiani with us this winter.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Help Wanted
Immediate Past Pres. Larry Murphy advises that the Teen Center needs a director for their board and would like someone from our club. Also they are looking for a disk jockey for a December dance.

Going, Going...
After some disorganized bidding, Dennis Denoncourt trumped Jeff Stone with a $20 bid for Sr. Member Ed Chertok's tickets to the University of N.H. football game Saturday next.

"Do I hear fifteen?"

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Sgt.@Arms Roger Landry found Dennis Denoncourt pinless and Steve Loughlin for his picture being in the bulletin(?).

Happy Dollars
Larry Murphy had a buck for his sister-in-law going home; and $3 from the 50/50 winners.

Howard Bacon/Roger Landry/Bob Turner, $18

Roger Landry, Bob Turner, and Howard Bacon collect.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Food Shack
Larry Murphy, Chet Cilley, and Jim Fortier were on hand to help the Key Club at the Food Shack Saturday last.

Guest Speaker
Sr. Member Dennis Denoncourt introduced Exec. Dir. Harry Vogel, Loon Preservation Committee, to the club. Started in 1975, the organization's mission is to restore and maintain a healthy population of loons throughout New Hampshire; to monitor the health and productivity of loon populations as sentinels of environmental quality; and to promote a greater understanding of loons and the natural world. For more information go to

Sr. Member Dennis Denoncourt, Exec. Dir. Harry Vogel, Loon Preservation Committee, and Pres. Paul Cotton

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


How to grab a loon

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Win a Classic!
Pres. Paul Cotton noted the efforts of Don and Sue Nelson, and Joe Collie at the roadshow at the Eastern State Expo, Springfield, Massachusetts, Saturday and Sunday last.

Monday, December 20
Yankee Swap

Monday, December 13
Childrens' Christmas Party

Monday, December 6
Boards meet, NISE

Monday, November 29

Monday, November 22

Monday, November 15
Superintendent Joe Panarello, Belknap County House of Corrections, will have to reschedule his guest speaking appearance.

Former member Peggy Arend at the Winnipesaukee Expo Center

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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In Memory of Max Chertok, Charter Member - Normandin, Cheney, & O'Neil - Byse Agency - Baron's Major Brands - Wilkinson-Beane Funeral Home - Decorative Interiors - Laconia Savings Bank - Meredith Village Savings Bank - Martin, Lord & Osman, P.A. - The Village Bank - Hart's Turkey Farm Restaurant - Quik Laundry & Cleaners - Stafford Oil Company, Inc. - The Home Beautiful - Cantin Chevrolet/Mitsubishi


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