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Cheyenne Kiwanis

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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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The Cheyenne Kiwanis Club Foundation 2019 Spring grant cycle is open. Looking for a grant to support your charitable organization? All necessary materials can be found in the download files portion of this web page.
 
The deadline for submission of applications is this Friday, March 15, 2019.
 
 
The Great Cheyenne Kiwanis Club was recognized at the Rocky Mountain District Mid-Winter Conference this past weekend as a "Distinguished Club" for the administrative year 2017-2018. Past President Laura Munari and Administrative Secretary John Barnes were presented commemorative pins recognizing their roles in leading the Club to this distinction.
 
In brief comments to the membership , Laura expressed her thanks to everyone who pitched in during her year as Club President. It was a true group effort that resulted in this recognition.
 
 
 
Club President Chuck Tyler presents Distinguished Club recognition to Laura and John at the March 7 Club meeting.
 
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.
 
Sam Weinstein is planning to hold a meeting of the Satellite Club at Uncle Charlie's at 6 PM on the first and third Tuesdays of the month

 

Wednesday work nights will resume in the Spring.
 
Updated 3/7.  Wayne Herr is leading the Great Decisions international affairs discussion series. Group discussions are scheduled for Tuesday mornings at 7 AM at the Red Lion Hotel and will last through the end of March.
 
New 3/12. The Rocky Mountain District Stars of Tomorrow will be held Saturday, May 11th, at 1 PM, at Wheatland High School. Division 13 Lieutenant Governor Patty Benskin advises that sponsors are being sought to place ads in the program.
 
Updated 2/28.  Chocolate Indulgence, a Club fund-raiser, is scheduled for June 7th at the Red Lion Hotel. Chairman is Brian Lenell. 
 
Updated 3/12. Planning is underway for the Cheyenne Marathon, scheduled for September 15, 2019. This is a Club fundraiser. Contact Lisa Taylor,  Lisa Maney or Lisa Trimble.  The next planning meeting is scheduled for Thursday, March 14, at 1 PM, Red Lion Hotel, following the weekly Club meeting. Subsequent meetings will be held the second Thursday of each month, same time and place.
 
          The Marathon still needs a cleanup committee chairperson, as of noon, March 12.
 
Updated 3/7. 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.
 
New 3/12.  Save the date! The Cheyenne Kiwanis Club will be 100 years old as of March 11, 2022. Plans are already underway for a gala celebration to be held on the following day, Saturday, March 13, 2022. (For something this big, it is essential that a room be reserved years in advance.) Contact Tom Roberts.    
 
Updated 3/7. The 2019 Stars of Tomorrow winners included Taryn Davis and Loriana Walter in the Elementary Division, Trona Kay Bates in the Junior High Division, and Morgan O'Neil in the Senior High Division. Morgan O'Neil was named Best of Show.
 
 
Program Chairman Dave Bumann and Past President Dave Niemann present Best in Show award to Morgan O'Neil. (Not shown are Lorrell Walter, Brooke Ramirez  Rod & Deb Hottle, Deb Lafaso, Erica Tonso, Dave Nieman and Criss Nieman, key members of the Stars committee.)
 
Winners, by division:
 
Elementary: First Place - Taryn Davis and Loriana Walter
          Second Place - Cora Oedekoven
          Third Place - Mary Wallace
 
Junior High:  First Place - Trona Kay Bates
          Second Place - Allie and Andra Wagner
          Third Place - Bailey Zatorski
 
Senior High:  First Place - Morgan O'Neil
          Second Place - Saga McAllister
          Third Place - Alexandra Robert
 
The First Place winners of each division performed at our Club's March 7th meeting.
 
The Junior High and Senior High winners are eligible to compete at the division level. The Division Stars competition will be held in Wheatland on May 11th at 1 PM.
 
Congratulations to Kent Drake, Paul  Bellotti and Darwin Pace who were named Kiwanis Life Members at the February 14th Club meeting.
 
Life Members are chosen for fulfilling their commitment and going above and beyond the call of duty while completing their responsibilities over many years. Individuals who achieve Live Member Status are those who perpetuate the objects and objectives of Kiwanis International. Life members are chosen on a “lifetime” of service to the club and the expectation “service” will continue for many years to come if possible.
 
There are now 40 active members of our Club who have been named Life Members.
Updated 3/7. Rocky Mountain Kiwanis District Governor (and Club Past-President) Tim Sheppard announced at the January 24th meeting that members Heather Dodson, Claire Ley and Jeff Gardner have combined to restart our Cheyenne Aktion Club. It has been re-designated the Laramie County Aktion Club. They had 43 members attend the March 4 meeting. Contact one of the liaisons if you are interested in helping out.
 
A meeting is scheduled for Monday, April 1, at 5:00 PM at the Magic City Enterprises "Hub", 1750 Westland Road.
 
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.
 
 

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.

 
 
Club Executives & Directors
President
President Elect
1st Vice President
2nd Vice President
Past President
Secretary
Asst Secretary
Treasurer
Asst Treasurer
Board Member - 2nd term
Board Member - 2nd term
Board Member - 2nd term
Board Member - 2nd term
Board Member - 2nd term
Board Member - 1st Term
Board Member - 1st Term
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Board Member - 1st Term
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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