November 26, 2001 - Vol. 13, No. 9

 News That Concerns Kiwanians and Their Families


Joe Adrignola

Senior Members
Peter Karagianis, Bob Turner, Paul Normandin, Ed Merski

Joe Collie with Chet Cilley

Minding the Kettle
We only have one spot left for our Salvation Army bell-ringing on Saturday, December 22. Signed-up are: 9a--Dianne Roberts/Randy Eifert; 10a--Steve Loughlin/Chet Cilley; 11a--Paul Normandin/Carroll Stafford; 12n--Bob Turner/Ed Merski; 1p--Roger Landry/Warren Mitchell; 2p--Nancy Parrott/Larry Murphy; 3p--Nancy Williams/Michael Bastraw; 4p--Kathy Calvin/OPEN.

Left, Right, Left, Left, Left...
Marching for our club in the Thanksgiving Parade, Sunday last, were Jim Fortier, Roger and Pam Landry, Kathy Calvin, Phil Bonafide, and Steve Loughlin.

Our club's representatives--all six-strong of them: Sec.'y Kathy Calvin, Steve Loughlin, Pres. Phil Bonafide, V.P. Larry Murphy, Jim Fortier, and (in the NAPA pick-up) Pam and Roger Landry

Photo by W.S. Loughlin and Dan Loughlin


But what if it rains?

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


"I take a seven-and-a-half." Pam and Roger Landry haul away.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Sr. Member Dick Breton keeps the truck from rolling into the street.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Sr. Member Roger Ballantyne waves at some people he knows.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Someone's has new shoes...

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Sr. Member Bob Turner doesn't quite pull off his Louis Armstrong impression.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Guest List
Sec.'y Kathy Calvin says there's still time to get guest info for the Childrens' party--just don't leave it to the last minute.

Sec.'y Kathy Calvin sent out the sign-up sheet for staffing the phones for the Santa Fund Auction for Wednesday, December 12 one last time. Kathy and Chet Cilley, overachievers both, are willing to fill two seats from 5:30a to 3:00p. On board are: 5:30a-8:00a--Phil Bonafide, Kathy Calvin, and Chet Cilley; 8:00a-10:00a--Randy Eifert, Steve Loughlin, Calvin & Cilley
10:00a-12:00n--Michael Bastraw, Don Nelson, Calvin & Cilley; 12:00n-3:00p--Nancy Williams, Joe Adrignola, Calvin & Cilley; 3:00a-6:00p--Jim Fortier, Larry Murphy, and the Key Club.

Open Wide House
Sec.'y Kathy Calvin will try to join Sr. Member Dick Breton at the Dental Resource Center, 5:30p on, Tuesday, November 27 to meet the new externs. All other members who wish to attend should R.S.V.P.
Through the efforts of Steve Loughlin, our Back Issue page may be reached by simply typing "laconiakiwanis" into your favorite web browser. For the time being, members will still receive email notification when a new issue of the Kronikle is online.

This writer only believed he had a yo-yo.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Diamond Anniversary
V.P. Larry Murphy and Treas. Chet Cilley will be meeting with The Citizen who have agreed to publish our 75th Anniversary supplement.

Committees Work
Pres. Phil Bonafide would like all committees to formulate game plans for the year, focusing on budget requirements for next week.

Kathy Calvin, $16

Roger Landry doesn't seem to anticipate Joe Adrignola pulling his ticket.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Money to money

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Sgt.@Arms Nancy Parrott found Dianne Roberts and Larry Murphy pinless.

Happy Dollars
Kathy Calvin came up with a buck for winning the 50/50; Warren Mitchell for celebrating his wedding anniversary; Roger Landry for Janet Mitchell not having to cook.

Janet Mitchell's favorite husband

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


A New Member, Huzzah!
Membership Chair Nancy Williams is pleased to announce that we will soon be inducting a new member.

Guest Speaker
This writer introduced Pres. Nancy E. Christie, New Hampshire Lakes Association, to the club. She has worked all her adult life for non-profit environmental organizations in Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and now in New Hampshire. She was also a Director of a K-12 curriculum development project in Philadelphia. A Laconia High School graduate, she received her Master of Science degree in Environmental Studies. She currently lives in Pittsfield and serves on the Conservation Commission. For info on the New Hampshire Lakes Association go to

Past Pres. Michael Bastraw and Pres. Nancy E. Christie, New Hampshire Lakes Association

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Pres. Christie skillfully makes her points.

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Wednesday, January 2

Monday, December 17
Yankee Swap

Monday, December 10
Annual Childrens' Party

Monday, December 3
Boards meet; NISE

Russ Beane

Photo by W.S. Loughlin


Diet Coke has caffeine?

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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