EKU - Richmond Kiwanis Annual Carnival
EKU Alumni Coliseum Parking Lot
RIF (READING IS FUNDAMENTAL) WILL BE HELD AT THE CITY PARK ON JULY 11, 2001 FROM 1l:30 - 3:30 P.M. THE RICHMOND KIWANIS CLUB IS A SPONSOR OF OF THIS. WE MAKE A DONATION OF $200.00 EVERY YEAR TO HELP BUY BOOKS. THEY HAVE ASK IF ANY KIWANIANS WOULD LIKE TO VOLUNTEER THAT DAY AND HELP.
PIDDLE JOHNSON IS RECOVERING FROM SURGERY AND DOING VERY WELL.
BETH SULLIVAN HAD SURGERY AND IS BACK AT WORK.
PHILLIS ADAMS AND BRENDA BLANKENSHIP SPENT THE DAY AT THE STATE SPECIAL OLYMPICS LAST SATURDAY, JUNE 2, 2001. WE HAD A 2 HOUR DELAY WITH THE RAIN, BUT ENDED UP TAKING 840 POLAROID PICTURES OF THE ATHLETES AND GIVING THEM OUT. WE ALSO GAVE AWAY SUN VISORS, TENSION BALLS, SMILEY FACE NOTE PADS,SUN GLASSES, WIND MILLS, AND OTHER ITEMS. WE HAD $1,500.00 IN THE BUDGET FOR THIS EVENT AND SPENT IT ALL.
THE ATHLETES, COACHES AND PARENTS WERE VERY APPRECIATIVE OF
WHAT THE CLUB
The Richmond Kiwanis assisted Model High School Key Club develop a web site after their key club officers met with the club and described their activities for the year. Jessica Boardman (center holding sign) brought to the club a scrapbook visually outlining many of the activities of their key club. Glen Kleine of the Richmond Kiwanis club volunteered to scan images in the scrapbook and develop a website. They met with Kiwanis at noon on May 29. By the evening of May 29th the Model School Key Club had a web page. You can view this page by clicking here.
By the next day Julia Sowash, the 2000-2001 president of the Model High School Key Club sent the following email: "Dr. Kleine: Thank you so much for getting us up so quickly!! I never dreamed it would happen so fast or be so spectacular. You did a wonderful job. I am really impressed. The pictures and everything it's just so great! I'll make sure all the key clubbers know about it and visit sometime soon. Thanks again!! - :)!!***Julie***!!(:
The Model School Key Club was selected at the "Most Outstanding Key Club in Division 9 of the Kentucky-Tennessee District for 2000-2001.
Dr. Kenneth Clawson, Governor-Elect of the Kentucky-Tennessee District conducted a three-day Lt. Governor's training at the Cumberland Inn in Williamsberg, KY on May 18-20.
Dr. Clawson said representatives of the 19 Divisions received training on reporting responsibilities, developing relatrionships with the district and with their division. He emphasized the importance of developing a strong and growing membership. He also focused on the importance of sponsoring Youth - Priority One. He also indicated that one of his goals was an active K-T District website and active websites for each division and each club.
The Wellness on Wheels Wagon (WOW), one of the many projects supported by the Richmond Kiwanis, distributes health information to youth and schools in the Madison County Area. See here is Phyllis Adams, Richmond Kiwanis member, who is seen providing information at the Berea Spoonbread Festival. The wagon was also provided information to youth at the Kiwanis Carnival.