Kiwanis Club of
Richmond Holds Potluck and Attends Concert
The Kiwanis Club of Richmond held its first potluck
and attended a free Juggernaut Jug Band performance in the Richmond
Kiwanians in attendance were : Dr. and Mrs. Ken
Clawson, Mr. and Mrs. Ray DeSloover, Mr. and Mrs. Dave Harkleroad,
Dr. and Mrs. Glen Kleine, Mr. and Mrs. Ben McPherson ,
Adam Poff and friend, Mr. and Mrs. Earl Rhodes, Elizabeth Robinson,
Dr. and Mrs. Morris Taylor , Mr. and Mrs. Coleman Turpin,
Robby Burgin, "Rachel" Wang Xiangyi and "Victoria"
Ray DeSloover arrived in his spiffy new 77 year old
convertible. Posing in the car are two EKU English Language Students
from South Korea. They are "Kaden" Kim, Gyuderg and
"Daniel" - two of the host students sponsored
by Kiwanians Dr. and Mrs. Glen Kleine.
Dr. and Mrs. Morris Taylor (left photo) arrived
in their new matching "cruise shirts" having just completed
a cruise. David Harkleroad (right photo), the Richmond
Club president, prepares to grill some hotdogs for the event.
Earl and Helen Rhodes (left photo) visits with
new Richmond Kiwanian Adam Poff and his date before the
potluck. Dr. Ken and Bobby Clawson (right photo) visits
with Ben and Mildred McPherson prior to the potluck.
A good sized crowd attended the performance of the
Juggernaut Jug Band. This Tuesday night performance is held weekly
in the Richmond McDowell Park throughout the months of June and
July. It is jointly sponsored by the Richmond Parks and Recreation
Department and the Richmond Area Arts Council. The
Juggernaut Jug Band is a musical group from Louisville,
Kiwanians are seen here enjoying the performance of
the Juggernaut Jug Band
Kiwanian wife Joan Kleine poses with two of
their Chinese daughters "Rachel" Wang Xiangyi and
"Victoria" Li Xuan. Both are exchange students
from the Liaoning Institute of Technology, in Jinzhou, China.
Kiwanian, Dr. Glen Kleine, helped to set up an exchange
program between the Liaoning Institute of Technology and Eastern
Kentucky University and more than 20 students have participated
in this exchange program. "Rachel" and "Victoria"
was the program for the Kiwanis club the prior week - so the Kiwanians
invited them to join them for the potluck. They brought two Chinese
dishes as part of the potluck.
With elections just around the corner - and heat at
its peak - Earl Ray Neal's mother distributed fans to the crowd.
Earl Ray, Neal a local attorney and a member of Kiwanis,
is a candidate for District Judge.
The Juggernaut Jug Band provided a spirited
performance for the crowd
An assortment of unusual instruments were used by the
The leader of the he Juggernaut Jug Band encouraged
audience participation throughout the performance.
The weekly band performances are an opportunity for
entire families to attend the concert. And it is a great opportunity
for children to meet new friends and to play in the park. Kiwanians
feels that this type of activity is consistent with its primary
goal - "Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated
to changing the world, one child and one community at a time.
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