Richmond Kiwanis Club

June, 2012 Newsletter

Meetings are held at 6 p.m. every Tuesday at the
Galaxy Bowling Conference Room, 1025 Amberley Way
Richmond, KY 40475-8847
(Off of I-75 Exit 87) in Richmond, KY.


Saturday, June 2

Kiwanis Participates in Kentucky Special Olympics

Vickie Damrel and Matt Day at the Kiwanis booth distributing items to participants in the 2012 Kentucky Special Olympics.

Vickie Damrel poses with the Chick-fila Cow at the Special Olympics

Kiwanians bring a special memento to a young Special Olympian at the Olympic City in the EKU Alumni Coliseum Parking Lot.

Becky and Kim Naugle join Vickie Damrel in distributing items to 2012 Special Olympians in Richmond, Kentucky

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Friday, June 1
7 p.m. Miles of Jazz Big Band Concert at
Richmond Centre
(In front of Buffalo Wild Wings)

Tuesday, June 5
Speaker: Jennifer Napier - Jennifer Napier Career Consulting
"Benefiting from a Multi-Generational Workforce -
Addressing Generation Gaps in the Workplace"

7 p.m. Rebecca Lewis "Touch of Patsy Cline" Concert at
Irvine McDowell Park

Friday, June 8
7 p.m. Willow Branch Wanderers Bluegrass Concert at
Richmond Centre
(In front of Buffalo Wild Wings)

Tuesday, June 12
Speaker: George Wyatt - Madison County Airport Board Member
Current events and changes at the Madison County Airport

7 p.m. Mitch Barrett Concert at
Irvine McDowell Park

Friday, June 15
7 p.m. Matt Robins and Friends Rock Concert at
Richmond Centre
(In front of Buffalo Wild Wings)

Saturday, June 16
7 p.m. Attoned and The Duncans Gospel Concert at
Richmond Centre
(In front of Buffalo Wild Wings)

Tuesday, June 19
Speaker: Trooper Paul Blanton
Kentucky State Police

7 p.m. Scotty Cheeks "Elvis" Concert at
Irvine McDowell Park

Friday, June 22
7 p.m. Bent Penny Band Top 40 Concert at
Richmond Centre
(In front of Buffalo Wild Wings)

Tuesday, June 26
Speaker: Gina Noe - Madison County Extension Agent
Services and Updates offered at the Richmond Branch of
the UK Cooperative Extension Office

7 p.m. "Touch of Patsy Cline" Concert at
Irvine McDowell Park

Friday, June 29
7 p.m. Still Kickin' Originals Concert at
Richmond Centre
(In front of Buffalo Wild Wings)

June 29-30, 2012
Kiwanis International Convention
New Orleans, LA


May 11 - June 15:

National Family Month - Celebrates and promotes strong, supportive families. Annually, Mother's Day through Father's Day. 800-25-PEACE, www.familymonth.net

Preparing Tomorrow's Parents Month - Celebrates mothers and fathers. Stage at least one activity between Mother's Day and Father's Day to help prepare a child or teen to become a better parent in the future. To get ideas, visit www.parentingproject.org, 561-620-0256.

June 1-30:


Adopt-a-Shelter Cat Month - Promotes the adoption of cats from local shelters. ASPCA Public Affairs Department, 212-876-7700, www.aspca.org.

International People Skills Month - Encourages people to get better jobs, improve the office atmosphere, and increase rapport with their family. How? By refining people skills and learning how to "depuzzle" human behavior. Karla Brandau, president, People Skills International, 770-923-0883, www.karlaspeaks.com.


Sports America Kids Month - Encourages the health and well-being of all of America's children. Judith Natale, National Children & Family Awareness Council of America, 888-622-3375.

June 1-7:

International Volunteers Week - Honors men and women throughout the world who serve as volunteers, rendering valuable service without compensation to the communities in which they live. Also honors nonprofit organizations dedicated to making the world a better place in which to live. For complete info, send $4 to Stanley Drake, president, International Society of Friendship and Goodwill, 8592 Roswell Road, Suite 434, Atlanta, Georgia 30350-1870.
 
June 26-29:

Kiwanis International Convention - Orlando, FL, www.kiwanisone.org/convention.


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