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Kiwanis Club

Kiwanis Club: August in Review Kathy Perry The Aug. 6 speaker was the Fire Department’s Assistance Division Chief Cody Miller. Chief Miller presented a very in-depth presentation about the workings of the chief job and the responsibilities of Engine House 514. This is the House that usually responds to our calls. The Argyle Fire Department…

Kiwanis Club Upcoming Speakers and Projects

Kathy Perry Speakers: Sept. 17 Red Cross Disaster Services—Carol Miller Oct. 1 Habitat For Humanity—Bill Wright Oct. 15 Hearts For Homes—Susan Frank Upcoming Projects: Bingo—TBA El Pollo coupons available; sold at all Kiwanis events and meetings two for $5 Kiwanis Celebration—Oct. 8 Garage Sale—Oct. 16 Texas Motor Speedway—Oct. 16 through 17 New Hope Equine Assisted Therapy—TBA…

Kiwanis Comfort Dolls

Kathy Perry In February we started with a pattern, some material, and high hopes. We met every fourth Wednesday of the month from February to July. As of our final meeting on July 11, we had finished 40 stuffed bears and 21 pillows. We will be delivering these treasures to the Emergency Room at Presbyterian Hospital.…

Kiwanis Update

Kathy Perry We have been busy. We finished May with our Arts & Craft Show. It was a great success for all. We had 21 vendors, all from Robson Ranch. They had a nice return on their investment, most said they would be returning next year. Martha and George Coleman gave us an informative speech…

Kiwanis Club April Highlights of the Month

Kathy Perry On April 2 we opened our meeting with Tim Muntz on Trumpet, accompanying the well-attended group to the tune “It’s A Grand Old Flag.” Our guests were Dr. Jeff Russell and four other DISD staff members, Lt. Mays of the Denton Police Department and nine of his deputies. They all had come to hear…

Kiwanis Club Robson Ranch March Highlights

Kathy Perry Our March 5 guest speaker should be no stranger to you; it was Dr. Jamie Wilson, Superintendent of Denton County Schools. There are 31,000 students and 4,207 employees speaking 52 different languages over a total of 40 campuses through-out the district. Due to COVID, this year has been a momentous challenge. The district focused on…