June 23, 2014 - Vol. 25, No. 17


News That Concerns Kiwanians and Their Families


16 members and 2 guests

Brian Winslow

Grace and Zack Laurent- guests of Scott Laurent

Grace Laurent
Zack Laurent

Welcome Back: Dick Breton

News From The President:
President Jack reported:
Bike Week drink sales went very well.
There will be a Home Run Derby sub-committee meeting after the Club meeting.
This weekend is the RVYSEF golf scramble at Pheasant Ridge. For more det
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News From Our Members::
Brian Winslow briefed the club that he estimates our final take on sales during Bike Week will be right around $4,000. He also said he had 16 members participate in manning the booth, setting up, tearing down, and stocking the coolers each day. NAPA agreed to donate $150 to pay for soda. Joe mentioned that our take is about all the Rotary made in raffling off a motorcycle.

Brian was pleased to give a Bike Week report.
Photo by
W. Stephen Loughlin

John Walker briefed the first two weeks of Got Lunch! Laconia and reported there will be over 600 children served next week. Five Kiwanis members have participated in the program as volunteers so far this summer. Bill Gile then briefed the fund-raising raffle of a Sea-Doo that is ongoing to raise funds for Got Lunch! Laconia.

Jim Fortier advised the club on a fund-raising raffle to support the Multicultural Festival being held on September 6th this year.


50 50: John Walker won $19.

Hey John, Got Money?
Photo by
W. Stephen Loughlin

Happy Dollars:

$5 from John Walker for the five members who have volunteered for Got Lunch
$1 from Brian Winslow for the success of our liquid sales during Bike Week
$2 from Steve Loughlin for the great job Brian did quarterbacking the Bike Week fund raiser, an additional $1 in honor of his 42nd wedding anniversary he will celebrate on June 24th plus an additional $2 for the birthdays of his two sons, who were born one year apart also on June 24th.
$1 from Scott Laurent for Grace losing her first tooth
$1 from Bill Gile who is just happy that summer is here
$2 from Betty Ballantyne for two new future Kiwanians being in attendance tonight namely Grace and Zack Laurent

None this week

Guest Speaker:
None this week.
In lieu of a guest speaker, we discussed the Home Run Derby fund raiser.

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Tonight's meeting was adjourned at 7:14 p.m.


Bike Week Memories
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Monday - July 14th
Club Meeting - “Financial Stability Partnership” presented by Mike Persson of Granite State United Way
Board of Directors Meeting will follow

Saturday - July 19th
Home Run Derby - Richard Colby Field - Opechee Park

Monday - July 28th
Club Meeting - "Lakes Region Partnership for Public Health" presented by Tammy Levesque Health Educator and Lisa Morris, Executive Director “Healthy Eating, Active Living (HEAL)”

Monday - August 11th
Club Meeting - OPEN
Board of Directors Meeting will follow

Sunday - August 24th
Roger's Ride - Belknap Mill - Downtown Laconia

Monday - August 25th
Club Meeting - OPEN


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Kiwanis Kronikle is publication of the Kiwanis Club of Laconia, P.O. Box 757, Laconia, NH 03247-0757.
We meet the second and fourth Monday at 6:15 p.m. at the Pheasant Ridge Country Club, Country Club Road, Gilford
Please call your President or Secretary about any member or family member in case of illness. Email: Jack Batchelder or Steve Loughlin