Pat Clausen, President of the La Conner Kiwanis, and Joy Neal, Library Director, pick up flower baskets destined for the La Conner Regional Library and Library Thrift Store. The Kiwanis generously paid for the beautiful flower baskets which will hang at the two locations.
Jamall James, high school student of the month for March 2013
High School Student of the Month for March is Jamall James. Jamall is the son of Loran and Theresa James of La Conner. He is a senior at La Conner High School. Jamall has been active in school sports playing football, basketball and track. He has also been active in the Swinomish tribal community. He plans to attend college after graduation.
Be sure to come to our Spaghetti Feed this evening from 5-7 pm at Grade School Cafeteria in La Conner $10 adult under 12 will be $5. Proceeds are for the Kiwanis Children’s Cancer Care.
Other donations are welcome. Hope to see you there.
Middle School Student of the Month for March 2013 is Brady Nelson. Brady is the son of Casey & Jolene Nelson from La Conner. He is an eighth grader at La Conner Middle School. Brady has actively participated in school basketball, football, and track. He has participated in AVID, the science fair and been a peer tutor as well as being an honor roll student.
Brady Nelson, Middle School Student of the Month for March 2013.
The Kiwanis were busy giving out money at their recent meeting. The Duran family was there to receive a check to help cover Kory’s medical bills. Kira Haller accepted a check from the Kiwanis for Seattle Children’s Hospital to help with cancer research.
Pat Clausen, Kory Duran and Sheryl Duran
Kira Haller and Pat Clausen
We installed club officers with the help of the incoming and out going Lt. Governors, Mary Bingham and Steve Omdal.
Jim Stout, Pat Clausen and Dani Hoskinson
Officers for 2012/13 are:
Jim Stout and Mary Bingham
Pat Clausen, President
Dani Hoskinson, President Elect
Chuck Hedlund, Vice President
Dale Irvine, Treasurer
Garry Cline, Secretary
- Jean Fankhauser, Martha Stout and Joe Caparella.
Mary Bingham, Steve Omdal, Pat Clausen and Dani Hoskinson
Monica Wickstrom, an employee of the La Conner Branch of Bank of America sits among the many gifts collected in the toy drive.
The Kiwanis Club of La Conner has been collecting for their Annual Holiday Food and Toy Drive. The La Conner school students compete to collect canned goods while Bank of America collects gifts with their Angel tree. Jars around town help fill in the extras needed thanks to donations given by community members. 34 families in the La Conner area will have a nicer Christmas this year thanks to the efforts of these wonderful volunteers.