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President: Dr. John Button, Canada
Governor: Alan Guire, Lindsay, CA
Exec. Dir.: Lori Butler
Lt. Governor: Cloti Simpelo, Torrey Pines
KIWANIS CLUB OF LA JOLLA
President: Rebecca Morales
Pres. Elect: Henry Chiu
Vice Pres. Bart Calame
Secretary: Jennifer Prager
Ass't Sec.: Frank Beiser
Treasurer: Mike France
Ass't Tres.: Jerry Shafer
Past Pres: Craig Bratlien
Borad of Directors
Wil Johnson Chuck Norris
Frank Beiser Susan Callahan
Jim Ellis Jeff Laumer
SPEAKER FOR NOVEMBER 7, 2014
Paula Strong and Walt Richards
"Trails and Rails"Trails and Rails
Walt and Paula have enjoyed performing together for over twenty-five years in various formats. Walt and Paula won the Duo Harmony competition at the Western Music Association annual gathering in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The KOD is Nicole Rawson.
The President's Corner
Club President 2014-2015
Rebecca Morales PhD
Help us celebrate 100 years of Kiwanis International and our 90th birthday. Please send me your ideas.
The much-anticipated Kiwanis Cookbook will be available for sale this Friday.
Division 21 will have its District Council Meeting (DCM) on Thursday November 20th at 5pm at Rady Children’s Hospital in the Kiwanis room. Our club will be hosting. Division 21’s beach clean up takes place on Saturday November 29th at the La Jolla Shores Beach from 9-12. Meet in the La Jolla Shores parking lot.
For years, our club’s holiday party has coincided with the Father Joe’s children’s party leaving us unable to attend -- but not this year. Mark your calendar for Thursday December 4th. Details to follow. We are having a float in the La Jolla Christmas Parade taking place Sunday December 7th. See Trenton Bonner to help decorate and participate. Our Holiday Party is Friday December 12th. The gift you bring will go to a “gift store” for Father Joe’s kids. The annual Kiwanis Holiday of Miracles Radioathon at Rady Children’s Hospital takes place Dec. 10-11 at Rady Children’s Hospital and Health Center. Sign up!!!
Last Friday meeting, Shamiyah started the opening song Daisy, Daisy. Pledge by Don Hodges. Invocation Moon Mullen and Ann Ellis got a nice gift from John Drummond. Invitation for the Kiwanis club Christmas party, Friday December 12 have been mailed out to everyone. Pay at the door is the same as regular Friday meeting. Please bring a gift for a Youth. Reservations required... Trenton Bonner is a Program Chairman for November and he has another good musical program for next Friday meeting. Our KOD, Stan & Phyllis Minick introduced our Speaker Dr. Steven Sparks. He given us a very interesting condition about the life of West Africa and he recently returned from working as a Cardiovascular Surgeon. Dr. Sparks tell us the current and very sad report about the situation there. The tasks is monumental and all the health workers can do is try to prevent the expansion of the disease and viruses.
A new Item of Interest
Mark your calendars for Sunday November 23rd at 3pm. Prince Chapel AME church on Cuvier St. (where our Rev. Chuck Norris presides) will have spirited (!) Gospel Music to welcome their Bishop, the Right Reverence T. Larry Kirkland.