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THE KIWANIS CLUB OF LAKEWOOD, OHIO

              CHARTERED MAY 17, 1921 (96 Years) - Division 14

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January 10, 2018
Congratulations!
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Dear Alix, (President Alix Kaufmann)

The Kiwanis Club of Lakewood has achieved Blue-level Today Club status for the 2016–17 Kiwanis year. That means your club’s unrestricted gifts and the unrestricted gifts from your club members to the Kiwanis Children’s Fund reached a per-member giving average of US$10. Congratulations!

 

Please share my congratulations with your club. Kids need Kiwanis. Your support ensures that Kiwanians can reach the children who need us most. Thank you.

Sincerely,

Chia Sing Hwang

2017-18 President

Kiwanis Children’s Fund

 

Children's Fund Patch

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2018 LIBRARY BOOK SALE SCHEDULE

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Sharita Taylor was highlighted as "Most Interesting People" in Cleveland Magazine.  Sharita is a member of the Kiwanis, Division 14, Westlake Aktion Club.  

Read Sharita's Story Here!    Cleveland Magazine

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On January 16, you are invited to attend a presentation on internet safety at Garfield Middle School starting at 7:00 pm. This is a free event presented by the Ohio Internet Crimes Against Children (Ohio ICAC) Task Force which is a cooperative venture between the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor's Office, the FBI, and other state agencies concerned with crimes against children.

The Ohio ICAC has done presentations to our middle school students and this is aimed to educate parents on this important topic. Anyone in the community who is interested is invited!  Additional details are on the attached flyer.  ICAC Flyer

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Jim Rochford , Kiwanis International President.....

ON THE ROAD WITH JIM - Join President Jim “on the road” as he opens Kiwanis clubs around the world. This month, Jim will host his quarterly webcast live from Las Vegas — to kickoff 2018, share the latest Kiwanis news and give an update on membership. The webcast will be at 8 p.m. (Eastern Time) Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018. 

The webcasts are free and available to any Kiwanis member. Registration gives you a link to join the webcast and saves you a “seat.” And you’ll want to register, because seats are limited!

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Update on timeline for  book fair at Pizza  Bake-Off.

Work session for crating books  Tuesday Jan 9th  after meeting. Ray Goodrich and J. Mumma will be there.  NEED HELP.  Will need another work session Thurs. or Friday.11th or 12th.  

Tues. Jan.16th will be loading books for Bake-Off on 18th.

Desperately need additional vehicle(s) to transport  books to deliver on 18th to school.

Don Fox: Will return empty crates and undistributed books to storage Tues. Jan. 23rd.

Contact John Mumma if you can help.

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January 2018  Meeting Schedule

JAN 16       BUSINESS MEETING

          Invocation:  Don Fox -

         Menu: Kielbasa & Sauerkraut (cookies) – 

         Song Leader:  Carolyn Potantus

JAN 23        BOB NELSON – CARGILL CLEVELAND SALT MINES

           Invocation:  Bruce Giberson -

          Menu: Rigatoni / Meatballs (cookies) –

          Song Leader:  Carolyn Potantus

JAN 30       MAYOR MIKE SUMMERS - STATE OF THE CITY

           Invocation:   Mike Berichon                            

          Menu: Chicken Kelly (brownies) –

          Song Leader:  Carolyn Potantus

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January Birthdays

01/04   Charles Geiger

01/09   Richard Seib

01/09   Kathy Gabriel

01/10   Carolyn Potantus

01/12   Kevin Butler

01/21   Andrew Killian

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The 2018 Lakewood Kiwanis Pizza Bake-Off  January 18, 2018  at Lakewood High School will be Bigger & Better than ever if you are there!

Click on the Event Flyer

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1ST QUARTER 2018 DUES ARE DUE JANUARY 1, 2018.

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Ohio District of Kiwanis 

Mid Year Education Day  is --- March 17, 2018

Link to details - www.ohiokiwanis.org

  • Click here to register online for the 2018 Mid Year Education Day
  • Click here to open a PDF copy of the 2018 Mid Year Education Day Registration Form
  • Click here to open a PDF copy of the Hotel Reservation information form for the 2018 Mid Year Education Day
  • Click here to open a PDF copy of the Exhibit Table Request Form for the 2018 Mid Year Education Day

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Holiday Candy & Nuts Are In and Waiting for You to Stop By at Pete's Table -

Available Are: *COLOSAL NATURAL PISTACHIOS *FRUIT & NUT MIX *SWEET & SALTY TRAIL MIX *MILK CHOCOLATE BRIDGE MIX *CHOCOLATE COVERED PEANUTS  & *MALTED MILK BALLS

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2018 DIVISION 14 SCHDEULE 

THIS INFORMATION IS NOW AVAILABLE ON OUR WEBSITE - "SCROLL THE MENU AT LEFT TO "DIVISION 14 COUNCIL" . CLUB MEETINGS AND LENTEN BREAKFAST SCHEDULE INFORMATION  ARE LISTED.

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 "All organizations are perfectly designed to get the results they are now getting. If we want different results, we must change the way we do things". 

                                                                  Westlake Kiwanis email newsletter

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   KIWANIS VOLUNTEERS NEEDED AT

Community Meals!

   Cove United Methodist Church, 12501 Lake Avenue – 3-4 volunteers needed the second Saturday each month.  Please arrive by 4:00 P.M. for meal and helping package grocery bags.

   Lakewood United Methodist Church, 15700 Detroit Avenue – 4 volunteers needed the fourth Tuesday of each month.  Please arrive by 4:00 P.M.

   Trinity Lutheran Church, 16400 Detroit Avenue – For all Community Meals arrive 45 minutes prior to these times: - 2nd Sunday – 4 P.M. 1st & 3rd Saturday – Noon - 1st Monday – 6 P.M.