July 7, 2003 - Vol. 14, No. 40

 News That Concerns Kiwanians and Their Families


Larry Murphy

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

Happy Happy
V.P. Paul Cotton got a round of "Happy Birthday" for turning 63.

Fourth of July
Pres. Larry Murphy was pleased to see our trailer in the parade, operated by V.P. Warren Mitchell and granddaughter Hannah; and this writer helping out with the band.

Joe Adrignola, $16

Free Meal
Phil Bonafide


Chair Warren Mitchell has our interclub to Berlin scheduled for Tuesday, July 22, with a July 29 raindate. We will need a head-count by July 17.

Sgt.-at-Arms Nancy Parrott found Chet Cilley for being late.

Boards Matters
The Boards nominated Warren Mitchell for Pres.-Elect and Paul Cotton for 2nd V.P.; accepted V.P. Joe Collie's resignation with regrets; Randy Eifert given a leave-of-absence from May 5 to June 16; $112 for a new banner; 10 bike helmets to charity; $80 for dental bills; $85.50 for RIF books; $900 for July 4th entertainment; and $137 for trailer insurance.

We're Official
Laws and Regulations Chair Phil Bonafide reports that our revised bylaws have been approved by Kiwanis International.

Club Vote
Pres.-Elect Warren Mitchell reports that the Boards will be asking for a vote from the general membership in two weeks to approve funds for next year's motorcycle raffle. Two-thirds majority is necessary for passage.

Jackie Bonafide sent along this photo after the presentation from Community Health & Hospice accepted on our behalf by Past Pres. Joe Adrignola.

Past Pres. Joe Adrignola and Exec. Dir. Margaret Franckhauser

Photo by Sue Shumway


Win a Classic!
Here's the last batch of pictures from the boardwalk Motorcycle Week.

Past Pres. Don Nelson whoops it up for the crowd.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Past Pres. Michael Bastraw does a little rat-sitting for a customer.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


The shooting of Steve Loughlin

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Sue Nelon sells with a smile.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Nuptials--Motorcycle Week-style

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Randy Eifert and his new friends.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Bikeing for Jesus.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Nearing the end...

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


The Suggestion Box
by Past Pres. Michael Bastraw
We need other members to drop some things in this box.

Monday, August 4
Boards meet, NISE

Monday, July 28
Chief Tom Oetinger, Laconia Police Department, will speak.

Monday, July 21
Our speakers will be from the Laconia Public Library: Chair Robert Selig, Board of Trustees and Dir. Randy Brough.

Monday, July 14
After our regular meeting we will reconvene with Lt. Ed Darling at Lakes Region Mutual Fire Aid/Communications Division who will provide a PowerPoint presentation and tour of the dispatch facility. (Turn onto the old Meredith Center Road off North Main St., take the second left, before the prison, and park where the sign reads: "Do Not Enter." As they are technically on the prison campus, all vehicles or saddlebags must be locked and no contraband ((tobacco)) is allowed.) His presentation should run about half an hour depending on questions.


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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