You are invited to attend a meeting on Thursday** morning at 7:15 a.m. at Empire Diner, 1315 Route 46, Parsippany.
We hope you will be able to join us to learn more about Kiwanis and see how you fit into the picture. Newcomers and visiting clubs always welcome!
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO OUR MEMBERS!!
March 7 – Ian Crawford
March 20 – Davey Willans
March 28 – Debbie Young
THOUGHT OF THE DAY ASSIGNMENTS:
March 15 – Bob Young
March 22 – Debbie Young
March 29 – Davey Willans
April 5 – Doreen Brennan
April 12 – Frank Cahill
April 19 – Sylvia Cooper
April 26 – Ian Crawford
FUTURE DATES TO PUT ON YOUR CALENDAR:
March 20 – Touch a Truck Meeting, 6:00 Frank Cahill’s office (see below)
March 22 – Joyce Garrow – Membership Committee presentation
March 29 – Karen DeChristopher, Prevent Child Abuse month kick off
March 31 – Plant Pinwheel Garden at Town Hall, 10:00 a.m. photo op
March 31 – IHOP Pinwheel display set up 7:30 pm
April 5 – Bob Keller – Donate Life Month Kick off – Green ribbons
April 14 – 15th Annual Trivia Night – PAL doors open at 5:45 pm – Get your team together!! – Click here to download flyer.
May 28 – Memorial Day Parade
June 3 – NJ Sharing Network 5 K in New Providence – Our club is sponsoring a table for this event
June 16 – Touch A Truck event
September 30 – Parsippany Fall Festival
October 25 – Grand Tasting
Click Here to download a copy of our 2017 Grand Tasting Ad Journal
HOMELESS SOLUTIONS VOLUNTEERS:
February 24 – Frank Cahill, Julie Scarano-Debrossy, Nick Limanov
March 24 – Greg and Susan Elbin; Khaled and Monica Madin
TOUCH-A-TRUCK – We are planning our annual Touch-A-Truck event and will be holding our first meeting. The meeting will be held on Thursday, March 20 at 6:00 p.m. at Frank’s Office, 90 East Halsey Road, Suite 322. Conference Room A. The building has security at night, so we will be at the door up to 6:30 for entrance. If you arrive late, just call Frank (862) 213-2200 or Nick (917) 499-7299. Nick is looking for volunteers: Planning, Vendors, and help during the event. The event is scheduled for Saturday, June 16 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. To read about 2017 click here. If you have any questions, please see Nick Limanov
TRIVIA NIGHT – Save the date!! Get your team together!!! Tell your friends and put a table together!! Start early to make sure you can come!! Saturday, April 14 Remember doors open at 5:45 p.m. and the competition begins at 7:00 p.m. It’ll be that the P.A.L. Building on Parsippany Road. If you would like to help with this event, please speak with Susan or Greg Elbin. We’re looking for judges and people to help set up and clean up. Registration forms for Trivia will be available at this week’s meeting, or click here to download form.
BLUE LEVEL TODAY CLUB – Our Club has achieved Blue Level Today Club Status for the 2015-16 Kiwanis Year. This means that we were able to donate $10 per member to the Kiwanis Children’s Fund and we have earned a digital Blue Level Club Award to be displayed on our website.
THE NUTS ARE IN – Our delicious three pound cans of nuts are available again for $35.00 Please see Karen Gajewski.
AMAZONSMILE FOR GREATER PARSIPPANY FOUNDATION – Amazon.com will contribute .5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchase to our foundation. All you have to do is shop at smile.amazon.com. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know; same products, same prices, same service (and it works with amazon prime accounts) It’s that simple to add funds to our foundation!!! It’s super easy….
GUESTS TO BREAKFAST MEETINGS – Invited someone to come to one of our breakfast meetings, but please let Bob Keller or Ronda Kron know. They will make sure our guests feel welcome and are greeted and get breakfast.
Please support the following businesses who are Mission Partners of our Club: Beline/Hecht Family, Burgis Associates, Inc., Cerbo Lumber, John Chadwick, Nancy and Steve Dickens, The Elbinage – Gregory and Susan Elbin, Empire Diner, Garofalo and O’Neill, IHOP, Ronda and Stanley Kron, Dr. Lou Lorenzo, The Meth Family, Morris Plains Automotive, Robert Peluso, Priola Funeral Home, Par Troy Funeral Home, Western Pest Services, Wolf Business Associates (Maxine and Herb Wolf), Trophy King and Paul Miller.
Newsletter information: If you have any information for the good of the Club that you would like included in the weekly newsletter, please send it to Connie Keller by Monday morning so your information can be included in the next weekly edition.
NEW INCLEMENT WEATHER POLICY – If the Parsippany-Troy Hills Schools are closed or have a delayed opened, our Kiwanis meeting will be cancelled. Remember you can find out about school closures by going to the school website at http://www.pthsd.k12.nj.us/ WMTR Radio 1250 AM or on TV Channel 7.
Please click on this link and order 2 packages (25 each) and bring them to a breakfast meeting. Our goal in the 2017-2018 is to increase membership, and we need to work as a team to accomplish this!
Click here to go to Kiwanis International Store.
**Evening meetings will be announced.