June 2, 2008 - Vol.19, No. 36


 News That Concerns Kiwanians and Their Families



Mike Marsh

Senior Members:
Ed Merski, Warren Mitchell, Howard Bacon, Ed Chertok, Dennis Denoncourt, Roger Webster, Peter Karagianis, and Paul Normandin


Look at all those ones: Warren must have gotten his Social Security.
Photo by W. Stephen Loughlin

Reading is FUNdamental

There are 2 RIF distributions coming soon to a school near you. Please check your schedule and come and join the fun.

Woodland Heights
Friday, June 7th 9:45-11:20
Don and Sue Nelson
Joe Adrignola

Pleasant Street School
Friday, June 13th 2:00-3:00
Don and Sue Nelson
Joe Adrignola

We could use more help at both of these readings. Again, please check your schedules and join us if you are available.


Fund Raising Update

A sign up sheet for the ATV Raffle was circulated. The schedule is as follows:

Saturday, June 14th
9am-1pm: Denise Dow and Joe Collie
1pm-5pm: Don and Sue Nelson
5pm-9pm: Roger and Pam Landry

Sunday, June 15th
9am-1pm: Phil Bonafide and Steve Loughlin
1pm-5pm: Jim and Arlene Fortier
5pm-9pm: Warren Mitchell and Paul Cotton

Friday, June 20th
9am-1pm: Kathy Calvin and Ed Merski
1pm-5pm: Denise Dow and Ed Chertok
5pm-9pm: ____________ and ____________

Saturday, June 21st
9am-1pm: Kathy Calvin and Lori Dickson
1pm-5pm: Brian Winslow and ____________
5pm-9pm: ____________ and ____________

Sunday, June 22nd
10am-3pm: Jim and Arlene Fortier

After Bike Week, we will have about a month before fair season begins. Please check your schedules and see if you are able to fill any of the holes above. Thanks in advance for your help. Hopefully Mother Nature cooperates!

Berlin, Anyone?
Warren Mitchell asked if there was any interest in an Interclub to Berlin. A few people raised their hands and Warren will make the call to set something up, more than likely in July. More details to follow. Stay Tuned.

Football, Anyone?
Joe Adrignola indicated that the club was given a bunch of free tickets for the Belmont Police Supporters Flag Football on July 12th. If anyone is interested, President Dianne has tickets and Roger Landry also has tickets at NAPA.

Collie has gas...
Joe Collie forgot to mention he has tickets for the Ozanam Place gas raffle. Tickets are: 1 for $5, 3 for $10 and 8 for $20. The prizes are: 1st place: $500 gas card, 2nd place: $250 gas card and 3rd place: $100 gas card.

The winning ticket will be drawn on Sunday, June 22nd.

If anyone is interested in buying tickets, let Joe know and he will bring them to next Monday's meeting.
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was taken and the trip wascut. The ATV raffle was accepted
$25 for the winner. And the winner is: Joe Adrignola and Jim Fortier.

2 guys, 8 eyes, 25 dollars
Photo by W. Stephen Loughlin

Happy Dollars:

Joe and Jim gave a happy dollar for winning.
Denise Dow gave a happy dollar for being happy.

Food Pantry Money:
$23 was collected

Free Meal:
Roger Webster

Fines...Just one 25 cent piece:

Graphic by W. Stephen Loughlin

Sgt.-At-Arms, Roger Landry collected 25 cents from Lori Dickson who was pinless.


May Board Meeting:

Joe Adrignola read the minutes from the May board meeting. Prior to the board meeting, the general membership approved the election of the slate of officers for the upcoming Kiwanis Year. It reads as follows:
President Brian Winslow
Vice President Dick Metz
2nd Vice President Mike Marsh
Treasurer Joe Adrignola
Board of Directors: Denise Dow, Ron Penn, Steve Loughlin, Ed Merski


The highlights from the board meeting:
*** The charity and general funds were approved as read.
*** A Leave of absence was approved for Chet Cilley
*** We supported the Belmont Police Explorers Flag Football Game with $100
*** We approved up to $250 for entrance to the Rochester Fair
*** We approved $25 for a raffle permit in the Town of Gilford
*** We approved $8500 for the purchase of the ATV's from HK Powersports
*** The City of Laconia was paid $100 for our vendor fee for Motorcycle Week.
*** Meeting adjourned at 7:40pm




............................Charlie St. Clair...AGAIN!
The Laconia Daily Sun, on Friday May 30th, featured a picture of Charlie and Jennifer at their recent book signing...

Laconia Motorcycle Week co-authored by Charlie St. Clair and Jennifer Anderson


Upcoming Schedule:


Monday, June 9th
Richard Grenier, Superintendent of the Belknap County Dept. of Corrections

Monday, June 16th
The Laconia RIF program teachers along with Kathy Calvin

Monday, June 23th
Jason Stickney, chronic diseases

Monday, June 30th
Dianne Zawacki along with the "youth of the year" from the Boys & Girls Club of the Lakes Region

Monday, July 7th
Boards Meet and Food Pantry money collected

Monday, July 14th
We meet at Belknap Mill and will take a tour at Belknap Mill


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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



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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