July 6, 2010 - Vol.21, No. 40



News That Concerns Kiwanians and Their Families




Ed Merski

Senior Members:
Howard Bacon, Jim Fortier, Roger Webster, Paul Cotton, Warren Mitchell, and Ed Merski

Honorary Member, Dick Breton

............Dick Breton
Photo by W. Stephen Loughlin

New Bylaws and Other Proposed Changes:
Interim President Brian reminds the club that we will be voting on the changes to the Bylaws and the Club Policies and Procedures next Monday, July 12th.  He requests a robust attendance so that we can have an official vote.  The Bylaw changes will consist of change to Article XI Section 1 to read: "This club shall hold two (2) regularly scheduled meetings per month. The day and place to be determined by the Board of Directors." You can find a copy of the proposed Policies and Procedures by clicking here.

President Brian let the club know that the Circle Program has invited us to visit at the end of July and the beginning of August.  If anyone is interested please see Brian or Warren Mitchell.

50 50:
$15 to the winner.

In the last two weeks, the individual drawing the ticket ended up winning. So, in effort to break his losing streak, Joe does the draw.

Joe draws while Jim prays.
Photo by W. Stephen Loughlin

And the winner of tonight's 50 50 is...

.......................... Warren Mitchell

What great timing!...Now I can get Paul Cotton something for his birthday.
Photo by W. Stephen Loughlin


Happy Dollars:

$3 from Warren for winning
$1 from Howard Bacon just because
$1 from Kathy Calvin because she now has her NH Boating License
$1 from Paul Cotton because he is turning 70 this week
$1 from Roger Landry because Jim Fortier has joined the ranks of the hairless
$1 from Jim Fortier because the July 4th celebration is behind us
$2 from Joe Adrignola, one for the great 4th of July weather and one for the upcoming changes to the bylaws

Free Meal:
Phil Bonafide

Food Pantry:
$46 collected

The following individuals were fined $0.25 for being pinless: Brian Winslow, Paul Cotton, Roger Webster and Dick Bretton.


Board Meeting Minutes:

Secretary Kathy Calvin reported the last Board of Directors meeting was held on May 3rd. At that meeting, the Board approved the minutes and the Treasure's report. The Board also approved a donation of $800.00 to Multicultural Day. The minutes were subsequently approved.




Confused and Fatigued:

Senior members Warren and Paul contemplate the "lateness" of the hour.
Photo by W. Stephen Loughlin

Past their bedtime?
Photo by W. Stephen Loughlin

Tonight's meeting was adjourned at 6:57 p.m.

Separated at Birth?

Their resemblance is uncanny!
Photo by W. Stephen Loughlin


As Roger Webster's knee gets better...his memory gets worse...

Despite the policy changes, Kathy Calvin is working hard to become a Senior Member.
Photos by W. Stephen Loughlin


This dog plays in traffic...

Joe Collie couldn't attend tonight's meeting because he was doing Tuesday's late afternoon traffic report.
Photo off WMUR television

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Upcoming Schedule:

Monday July 12th
The general membership will vote on the proposed new Policies and Procedures.

Monday July 19th


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Joe Collie

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: Joe Collie or Steve Loughlin




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