We had a busy meeting last week but even with several members out for different reasons, we got a lot of things were accomplished. Membership renewals were due and unfortunately, we will be losing several members at this time.
The Annual Club Assessment was postponed to this week’s meeting due to lack of time. Also at this week’s meeting, we are looking forward to seeing David Williams and September Citizens of the Month!
On Friday night Sept. 28, Rick and Glenda will be making funnel cakes at the Homecoming Game of the Varsity Bears to benefit Project Graduation. That group will have some on hand to help as well.
Kiwanis Kids Day will be held Saturday, Sept. 29 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the city park. A number of area agencies are involved this year. We will also have activities, drawings and hotdogs, chips and drinks will be served free of charge at noon. Please plan to come and join us!
Looking ahead to October, Kiwanis Club of Ava will be quite busy! Our noon meeting on Oct. 4 will be canceled because we will be having Officer Installation at 6 p.m. that evening. Our Division Lt. Gov. Don Truitt will be on hand to install incoming officers for the new year which begins on Oct. 1.
“Bluegrass Traditions” will be singing that night, which begins at 6 p.m. and will be held at Ava General Baptist Church Fellowship Hall. Members, their spouses and families are invited to attend and are asked to RSVP to Donna.
Beginning in October and running through the school year, we will be having night meetings on the 2nd Thursday night of the month. The meetings will be held at Krazy Daze at 6 p.m. Night meetings will allow those who work during the day to be involved in decision making.
Also in October, we will begin Terrific Kids Assemblies with four schools including Ava Elementary, Ava Victory Academy, Skyline and Plainview. Please see other events on our calendar as listed below.
September 27 Citizens Meeting; Club Assessment.
September 28 Home football.
September 29 Kiwanis Kids Day
October 4 Officer Installation, 6 p.m.; Noon meeting canceled
October 8 Terrific Kids at Ava Victory Academy 10 a.m. Ava Elem. 2:30 p.m.
October 9 Chamber Luncheon
October 11 Night Kiwanis Meeting at 6 p.m.
October 18 Red Cross Program at our noon meeting.
October 19 Home football.
October 22 Terrific Kids at Skyline 10 a.m.; Plainview 2 p.m.
October 25 Citizens Meeting at noon.