December 29, 2008 - Vol.20, No. 13

 News That Concerns Kiwanians and Their Families


No meeting this week!


Thanks to those who rang the bell for the Salvation Army on Tuesday, December 23rd....

....9am- 10am: Charlie St. Clair and Don Nelson
610am- 11am: Dick Metz and Howard Bacon
..11am- noon: Carroll Stafford and Paul Normandin
6 noon- 1pm: .Ed Merski and Larry Murphy
...1 pm- 2pm: Scott Beane and Steve Loughlin
...2 pm- 3pm: Phil Bonafide and Roger Landry
...3 pm- 4pm: Dianne Roberts and Brian Winslow
4 pm- 5pm: Chet Cilley and Tom Knox


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Look at that…already their kettle is tipping with donations!
Don takes a donation while Charlie supervises..
Charlie is on his knees begging for donations.
What is Charlie doing with his hand in the kettle?
This red Jeep needs directions to the auto body shop. Carroll is happy to help.
From this angle, it only looks like Paul is leaning on the snow bank.
These three wise men are in search of a nativity scene.
Steve is just about ready to hit Larry over the head with his bell.
Like Santa, we only see Scott Beane once a year.
This picture brings a new meaning to a couple of cold ones after work.
Phil Bonafide scratches his head at Larry and Scott's bell ringing technique.
An accountant watches a lawyer with his hands in the kettle. This can't end well.
Scott Beane is amazed to see a wife actually give her husband money!
A car's eye view of Roger taking a donation for the kettle.
Phil pulls double duty by ringing two bells.
Brian and Dianne do the Presidential wave.
Is there a seamtress in the house?
Like the stock market, one bell is down…one bell is up.
Photos by W. Stephen Loughlin except ones including Steve Loughlin were taken by Roger Landry



Don't forget...


We will be meeting at One Mill Plaza in downtown Laconia in January and February.
Our next meeting is Monday, January 5th, 2009. Thank you.

We meet here during January and February.
Photo by W. Stephen Loughlin

Welcome our newest bulletin sponsors…

"Click" on the names of our newest sponsors (below) to view their websites.

Visit the new China Bistro located at 89 Lake Street, Laconia (across from the Margate).


Upcoming Schedule:
NOTE: During January and February, we meet at One Mill Plaza.
Monday, January 5th
Boards Meet and Food Pantry money collected

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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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