Club Information

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We meet Thursdays at 12:00 PM
Red Lion Hotel (Formerly Radisson Hotel)
204 West Fox Farm Road
Cheyenne, WY  82007
United States
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Home Page Stories
The Club is looking for a Telstar editor or staff. Should you be interested, please contact our President, Chuck Tyler.
The 2019 Stars of Tomorrow Audition Application is now available in the Download Files section in the left-hand column of this homepage.
 
Also please note that the first committee meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, January 23rd, 5:30 PM at The Red Lion.
Looking forward, several projects are on the near horizon. See the mini calendar in the left column of this home page for dates and times and help out when you can.
 
Friday Food Bag - two or three times every month during the school year. This year's schedule is available in the download files section of this home page, in the left-hand column.
 
Updated 1/18. Sam Weinstein is planning to hold a meeting of the Satellite Club at Uncle Charlie's at 6 PM on 1/22. 

 

Wednesday work nights will resume in the Spring.
 
New 1/10.  Wayne Herr is starting up the Great Decisions international affairs discussion series. Contact him now to get a reference book. Books will be issued on a first come, first served basis since he has a limited number of copies. He hopes to start the series on the first or second Tuesday of February.
 
Updated 1/18. Dates for the 2019 Stars of Tomorrow show are February 5 and 6 (auditions) and February 23 and 24 (tech rehearsal and show, respectively). Contact Dave Bumann to offer your assistance. As of this update, he needs someone to head up the Program Committee, someone who will put the event program together.
 
New 1/10. Laura Munari is heading up a contingent of Kiwanians to help pack food at the Larimer County Warehouse in Loveland on Saturday, March 9. She's hoping to round up about 20 Cheyenne Kiwanians to go down in this second annual effort. Come along and meet some fellow Kiwanians - The Kiwanis Eye-openers Club of Ft Collins. Give her a call if you plan to help.
 
Updated 1/18.  Chocolate Indulgence, a Club fund-raiser, is scheduled for June 7th at the Red Lion Hotel. Chairman is Brian Lenell. 
 
Planning is underway for the Cheyenne Marathon, scheduled for September 15, 2019. This is a Club fundraiser. Volunteers are needed right now for selected committee heads. (See article above.)Contact Lisa Taylor,  Lisa Maney or Lisa Trimble.
 
Updated 1/18. Aaron Bentley is looking for Cheyenne Marathon race sponsors at many levels of sponsorship. Please see Download Files section of this web page for the sponsorship form.
 
 
Photo is from the 2018 discussion series.
 
Great Decisions is America's largest discussion program on world affairs, sponsored by the Foreign Policy Association.  The program model involves reading the Great Decisions Briefing Book, watching the DVD and meeting in a Discussion Group to discuss the most critical global issues facing America today.
 
Materials are paid for by the Club and are free to the participants.
 
This forum has been sponsored by our Club for years and often provokes some spirited discussion.
 
All eight of the discussion sessions are scheduled for Tuesday mornings at 7:00 am, at the Red Lion. The precise start date is to be announced, but is expected to be the first or second Tuesday in February.
 
Club member Wayne Herr is the discussion leader. The number of participants is limited by the number of books available. Call Wayne to express interest in participating.
 
 

Updated January 10: The Course Setup/Takedown chair has been filled. Still need chairs for Cleanup, the Finish Line and Post Race Party.

 

The next meeting for the Cheyenne Marathon will be on Thursday, January 10, after the Club meeting at the Red Lion. We still have a couple of committees that we need help leading. If you are interested or willing to help in a leadership role for these committees, please plan on staying for the meeting or letting Lisa Trimble, Lisa Maney or myself know.

 

The committee's we still need help leading are: 

 

Course Setup/Take Down
Clean Up 
Finish Line

Post Race Party

 

We will need volunteers all day on the 15th. So for those long range planners, just go a head a note that day on your calendar now. 

 

Sincerely, 
Lisa Taylor

 

For more information, go to https://www.cheyenne.org/race

For the information of everyone who would like to rent Kiwanis Club-owned equipment, please see the Download Files section to the left of this homepage and comply with the policy stated therein. The general ground rules and necessary rental request/rate sheet and indemnification form are included in this file. The policy has not changed, but experience has shown that compliance with it has not been ideal this past summer. Your cooperation is appreciated.
 
 
The Cheyenne Kiwanis Club Foundation has been working to support construction of an accessible playground for all ages and abilities at Cheyenne's Cahill Park for four years now. Our Club's past President, Patty Benskin, has identified support of the project a priority for the Club as well.  
 
Every little bit helps.  And, if you can, consider a gift of $500 or more for recognition as a playground fellow. Thanks for your support.
 
The accessible play area, as it looked on April 27, 2018, being enjoyed by many kids.
 
 
 

Craig Hiett of AAMCO Transmission/Meineke Mufflers has started a Customer Loyalty Program for Kiwanis Club members.  A percentage of each Kiwanis Club member's auto repair bill will be returned to the Club's Foundation.  John Barnes has Customer Loyalty Program cards which you may pick up and use or you may just stop into either shop and mention your Kiwanis membership.  Please consider picking up a card today.

         Please Note: For Cheyenne Kiwanis Community House Reservations at Lions Park, Please Call 637-6429
         (The Community House is a function of Cheyenne Parks & Recreation, not the Kiwanis Club )

Any of the officers or board members can be reached by their personal email by clicking on their name under the STAFF/DIRECTORS section on the right side of the home page.

 
 
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2nd Vice President
Past President
Secretary
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Treasurer
Asst Treasurer
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Club Contact Information:

Mailing address:  P.O. Box 1266
                            Cheyenne, WY 82003
Kiwanis Treber Building:  1804 Pacific Avenue
                                         Cheyenne, WY 82007
Phone and fax: 307.638.3763 email (Club Administrative Secretary): kiwaadmsect@cheyennekiwanis.org