March, 2018 Newsletter
Tuesday, March 6 - 4:45 p.m - Board of Directors
- 6 p.m. - Business Meeting
Speaker: Jennifer Napier - "Understanding the Different Generations"
10, from 10 am. to 1 p.m. - "Fun at the Mall!" sponsored
by Children's Champions.
Kiwanis will assist by helping sign up children for flouride
treatments (this will require parents approval.)
Richmond Kiwanians can come at any time they are available. The
assembly point for volunteers is the circle located at the center
inside of the mall. Once we have a sufficient number of Kiwanians
to help with this task they will be assigned to other tasks, there
will be a petting zoo, a bounce house, an easter bunny, and games.
15, 5 to 5:30 p.m. - "Feeding Habitat for Humanity Volunteers."
Kiwanis will provide the evening meal for college students from
Michigan who will be volunteering during their spring break to
assist the Habitat for Humanity in building a home in our community.
The food will be delivered to the Habitat for Humanity Richmond
Office on Big Hill Avenue near Southern States.
Any Kiwanian who wishes to provide a dish, drinks,
or other food item are encourage to call Joan Kleine at 859-582-9530.
15, 5:30 p.m. - "Irvine-Ravenna Kiwanians In-House Auction
and Interclub meeting."
To be held at the Steam Engine Pizza, 206 Main Street, Irvine,
KY on the right side of Main Street past the Estill County Courthouse
coming from Richmond. 606-723-9787. steamenginepizza.com
Tuesday, March 20,
6 p.m. - "Richmond Kiwanians In-House Auction and meeting."
This will be held at the First Baptist Church of
Richmond in the upstairs "Fellowship Hall" at 425 Eastern
Bypass, Richmond, KY 40475 - Dinner will be served by the Richmond
club --- the cost will be $5 per dinner which will include the
meal, salad and drink. Remember: The Kiwanis Club of Richmond
has permanently moved from the Gillum's Sports Lounge and will
no longer be meeting at that location.
Richmond and Berea
Children's Champions Program
The Kiwanis Club of Richmond presented a $100 award
to Payton Gabbard, of the Kirksville School for winning the Madison
County Children's Champions poster contest. The Kiwanis Club
of Berea presented a $100 award to Payton's art teacher for school
art supplies. Individuals in the above photo are (left to right)
Wallace Campbell, Kiwanis Club of Berea; Payton Gabbard, winner
of the Madison County Children's Champions poster competition;
Joan Kleine, president of the Kiwanis Club of Richmond; Phillis
Adams, director of the Madison County Children's Champions program
and member of the Kiwanis Club of Richmond, and Dr. Glen Kleine,
Public Relations Coordinator for the Kentucky-Tennessee District
of Kiwanis International.
County Judge-Executive Reagan Taylor explains the
role of his office to students in Kirksville School.
Payton Gabbard, winner of the Madison County Children's
Champions poster competition and County Judge-Executive Reagan
Joan Kleine gives Payton Gabbard $100 check from
the Kiwanis Club of Richmond for winning the Madison County Children's
Champions poster competition. Her art teacher, on the left received
$100 from the Kiwanis Club of Berea for future art projects.
Kirksville School student Payton Gabbard with her
award winning Madison County Children's Champions poster.
Payton Gabbard shows her award winning Madison
County Children's Champions poster to Joan Kleine, president
of the Kiwanis Club of Richmond.
Four Third Grade
Teachers Embrace BUG
Four Third Grade Teachers at the Daniel Boone Elementary
School in Richmond decided to use the next two grading periods
to try the Kiwanis Bringing Up Grades (BUG) Program at their
school. Joan Kleine, a former Madison County Schools elementary
school teacher, and current president of the Kiwanis Club of
Richmond, met with the teachers to explain the program. The goal
is to get children to work harder to bring up their grades.
Kiwanis Club of
Richmond Little League Team
The Kiwanis Club of Richmond has sponsored a Little
League team for more than three decades. Phillis Adams, member
of Kiwanis for more than 25 years, has been the head of the Richmond
Little League even longer than that... and has a Little League
Baseball Field named after her!
Board Holds Quickie
This is an example when the board has quickie meetings
following the general meeting to act on a specific measure.
Club Loses Long-Time
Charles Shelby, Jr. died on February 11, 2018.
Shelby is seen here receiving recognition by the club of having
been a 35 year member of the Kiwanis Club of Richmond. Shelby,
who was born on November 8, 1929, was described by Mrs. Joan
Kleine, the club president, as one of the most creative and loytal
members of the club.
MCHS Key Club Designs
MCHS Key Club designs new T-Shirt which promotes
the values of the club on the outline of the key.
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