December 21, 2009 - Vol.21, No. 12

News That Concerns Kiwanians and Their Families




11 members

Cathy Knox

Senior Members:

Howard Bacon, Ed Merski, and Paul Normandin

A Warm Pheasant Ridge Welcome:

A cozy fire on a cold winter night.
Photo by W. Stephen Loughlin


We will be ringing the bell for the Salvation Army on Wednesday, December 23rd in downtown Laconia. The following is the updated work schedule:


....9am- 10am: Larry Murphy and Charlie St. Clair
610am- 11am:
Joe Adrignola and Chet Cilley
..11am- noon:
Kathy Calvin and Scott Beane
6 noon- 1pm: .
Steve Loughlin and Roger Landry
...1 pm- 2pm:
.Phil Bonafide and Larry Murphy
...2 pm- 3pm:
.Carroll Stafford and Paul Normandin
...3 pm- 4pm:
.Brian Winslow and Don Nelson
4 pm- 5pm:
_Tom Knox and Cathy Knox

From the Prez:

Our next meeting will be on Monday January 4th. At that time, the general membership will vote on Brian Winslow's proposal to change to our bylaws.
Proposed amendment:  to concern Article VII, Section 1 of the BYLAWS of the KIWANIS CLUB OF LACONIA, NEW HAMPSHIRE, INC.

Currently Reads “The Board of Directors shall consist of the officers and 8 elected directors.”
Proposed Language “The Board of Directors shall consist of the officers and 5 elected directors.”

President Dick then handed out a copy of the proposed Bylaw changes that were prepared by Past President Brian.
To review our current bylaws "click" here.


Don't Forget:
During the month's of January and February, we meet at Joe's Place also known as One Mill Plaza in downtown Laconia.

50 50:
$13 to the winner.

A BIG surprise...

Joe Adrignola ends the year with another win.
Photo by W. Stephen Loughlin

Happy Dollars:

$1 from Joe for winning the 50 50
$1 from Larry Murphy for his grandson making it through the first semester at St. Anselm College.
$2 from President Dick for the kind words he has received from friends outside of Kiwanis wishing him well with his health.
$1 from Tom Knox to celebrate another $40 raised by Cathy Knox for the Kiwanis Club from her Yoga classes.
$1 from Kiwanian of the Year Roger Landry because Pres. Dick went to the hospital last week and tests showed that he had a brain.

None tonight.

Pres. Dick concludes the meeting wishing everyone a Merry Christmas.
Photo by W. Stephen Loughlin


Tonight's meeting was adjourned at 6:50 pm.


Kiwanis Trivia Contest:
See if you can identify one or more of the people in the picture below that was taken in August 1982. All individuals (except for one) were members of the Laconia Kiwanis Club. The winning entry will win a free meal at a future Laconia Kiwanis Club meeting.

Contest Rules: The first contestant correctly identifying the most Kiwanians in the picture will win. Method of entry: Only email answers will be accepted. Email your answer to contest@theloughlins.com no later than Friday, January 1, 2010. The contest winner will be named at our first meeting of the New Year on January 4, 2010.

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Oldies But Goodies
Photo submitted by a friend of Kiwanis (name to be revealed in 2010)


Upcoming Schedule:


Wednesday, December 23rd
Salvation Army Bell Ringing

Monday, December 28th
No meeting


NOTE: During January and February, we meet at One Mill Plaza

Monday, January 4th
Please attend as we will vote on the Bylaws

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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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Pictures contained in this newsletter have been modified to assure a fast download. Therefore, if you try to print them, they will not be of the best quality. If you should desire a picture better suited for printing, feel free to request a copy by emailing W. Stephen Loughlin at steve@theloughlins.com