February 18, 2003 - Vol. 14, No. 20

 News That Concerns Kiwanians and Their Families


Michael Bastraw

Senior Members
Bob Turner, Peter Karagianis

Sec.'y Kathy Calvin thanked Michael Bastraw, Larry Murphy, Don Nelson, Chet Cilley, Joe Collie, and Kathy Calvin for helping her with our Reading Is Fundamental visit to Elm Street School on Wednesday last. The sign-up sheet went around for our next two outings at Woodland Heights School, Wednesday, March 5, 9:30a and Pleasant Street School, Friday, March 7, 2:00p.

Treas. Chet Cilley tells the tale. Click here for more photos from the event.

Courtesy Photo


Mark Your Calendar
Sec.'y Kathy Calvin reminds all that the Midwinter Conference will be March 7-9 in Boxboro, Massachusetts. There is also an opportunity to catch a Celtics game if anyone is interested.

Win a Classic!
Chair Paul Cotton thanked the crew who worked the New England Sportsmen's Show last weekend: Jim Fortier, Kathy Calvin, Jeff and Kellie Cilley, Steve Loughlin, Michael Bastraw, Warren Mitchell, and Paul Cotton as usual. $886 was taken in. Next up is WHEB's Motorcycle Mania at the Whittemore Center, University of N.H. this weekend. Paul Cotton and Warren Mitchell will set up on Friday. Saturday, February 22: 10:00a-1:30p--Paul Cotton, Roger and Pam Landry, Steve Loughlin, Kathy and Patty Jeanne Calvin; 1:30p-5:00p--Paul Cotton, Phil Bonafide, _______, _______, _______. Sunday, February 23: 10a-1p--Paul Cotton, _______, _______, _______, _______; 1p-4p--Paul Cotton, Jim and Arlene Fortier, Michael Bastraw, _______. As you can see we need help with the Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning shifts. Call Paul Cotton at 524-2883 to sign-up. This could be a very good show for us as WHEB is expecting over 4000 attendees. The remaining shows are listed on this site and may be accessed by the link (
Motorcycle Schedule) at the bottom of each page.

Chair Paul Cotton and Kellie and Jeff Cilley at the Winnipesaukee Expo Center

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Let It Shine
Pres. Larry Murphy showed off our newly-polished bell, courtesy of Warren Mitchell.

Key Club
Chair Jim Fortier met with the Key Club last week. Lt. Gov. Alysson Tankard is interested in having us sponsor a new Key Club in Gilford.

Let's Go Camping
Pres. Larry Murphy has been approached by Camp Mayhew for our help to open up the camp come Spring.

Guest Speaker
Coordinator April Houle, Child and Family Services, will be rescheduled.

Monday, March 10
Placement Supervisor David C. Smith, N.H. Dept. of Education will speak on Adult Learning and Vocational Rehabilitation. Check out their site at

Monday, March 3
We return to Pheasant Ridge Country Club: Boards meet; NISE.

Monday, February 24
Sharon Swanson, Dental Resource Center, will update us on the status of the program.

Sr. Member Bob Turner celebrated his 80th birthday on Wednesday, February 19 and Roger Landry his 50th on Monday, February 17.

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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