Kiwanis Club of Jefferson

Weekly Kiwanis News 04/19/17

There were 28 members in attendance today with no visitors. Several happy dollars were shared by members. Vicky reported on the Easter Egg Hunt that our club assists with. Over 200 kids and 1,800 Easter eggs were involved. Vern reported a can drop of $94.45 for the last collection. President Palmer passed around the Bell Tower food stand sign-up sheet and his committee met after the meeting briefly.
Members are invited to the Relay for Life Sponsor Recognition at the Rec. Center at 12:00 on Saturday. Setup for Relay for Life will be at 5:30 Friday for anyone that can help at the Rec. Center. Matt invited members to the Swan Lake Earth Day Carnival in Carroll from 10-2 on Saturday.
Dan Benitz had the program today. He invited Justin Towers to speak about the local Little League program facility needs. Justin shared the the roof on the Don Johnston Memorial building (which Kiwanis built) needs to be replaced at a cost of $1,500. All the siding on the building will eventually need to be replaced at a cost of $1,800. Also the door needs to be replaced at a cost of $200. The Kiwanis board of directors will consider funding at their May 5th meeting. Thanks to Justin and Dan for the program!!