Meetings at 6 p.m. on first and third Tuesdays of each month at
Room 138 of the Madison County Library
507 West Main Street in Richmond
Check Meetings/Calendar for dates and occasional changes of location
November, 2019 Newsletter
Madison County Courthouse
Ornament Now Available
The Kiwanis Club of Richmond is making available a Madison
County Courthouse Christmas Ornament
to support youth service projects in Richmond, KY.
Individuals or companies who wish to donate $20 for this limited
edition ornament may do so on line at:
The $20 may be donated online and this also will cover the fees
shipping of this ornament to any address in the United States
Robert Blythe Receives
The Kiwanis Club of Richmond is proud to report that Robert
Blythe, a Richmond Kiwanian and member of the Kiwanis Club of
Richmond Board of Directors, was recently the recipient of the
2019 Richmond Chamber of Commerce Wallace G. Maffett award.
The award was named for a former Richmond Mayor Wallace
G. Maffett and is given to long-serving officials or other community
members who best exemplify Maffett's devotion of time, experience
and efforts in service to the community.
Blythe was born and raised in Richmond. He earned a bachelor's
degree in mathematics from in Eastern Kentucky University. In
1981, he was appointed pastor of the First Baptist Church on Francis
Street and attended Southern Baptist Theological Seminary to gain
his Masters Degree in Divinity and later attended the Covington
Theological School for his Doctoral Degree in Divinity.
Blythe has also served as an educator at Madison High School,
Madison Southern High School and EKU.
In 2002, Blythe won his first seat on the Richmond city
commission, a position he has held for 16 years. In 2018, he was
elected the city's first African-American mayor.
Annual Pancake Breakfast
8am to 11 pm
First Baptist Church
Eastern Bypass, Richmond, KY
No charge for Pancake Breakfast / Donations Only
Hundreds were given
a free breakfast by Richmond Kiwanians on Saturday, November 2.
More than $600 was donated to the Madison Central HS Band to help
support their trip to participate in the 2019 Macy's Parade and
in excess of $200 was donated to Madison County Key clubs for
their service at the breaskfast.
Board of Directors Meeting - 4:45 - 5:45 pm
Business Planning Meeting - 6-7 pm
Farm-City Annual Baquet
Madison County Extension Center
230 Duncannon Lane
Richmond, KY 40476-0270
The Kiwanis Club of Richmond will present its annual award to
who have made significant contributions to Agriculture Education
Cost for dinner is $12 per person
Business Meeting - 6-7 pm
Speaker: Carla Smith, President of Cecilian Club
Encouraging young people to appreciate and participate in music.
Keep up with Kiwanis
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Editor - Glen Kleine - 859-623-3941
Revised - November 2019
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