Kiwanis Club of Manotick
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Watson's Mill in the Fall at Manotick, Ontario 

 Welcome                                                      

For over 56 years, the Kiwanis Club of Manotick has helped strengthen our community. While our focus is on youth, we support many non-profit initiatives to help provide a safe yet fertile environment for all ages.  We are part of Kiwanis International, a global organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world one child and one community at a time.

We are a vibrant and growing organization.  Benefits of membership include a strong sense of accomplishment and enduring friendships.  Kiwanis is all about making friends, and making an impact in our community.  Discover fun, fellowship, and new ways to make your community, and the world, a better place to grow.  Join the Kiwanis Club of Manotick!

Richard Czuba
President
Kiwanis Club of Manotick           
Home phone: 613-692-1124
Mobile phone: 613-816-1466
                                                                   

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Tuesday, December 6th:  Speaker to be Michelle Valberg on Operation North. We will enjoy a Mexican dinner. Social at 6 pm with dinner at 6:30 pm at the Manotick Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 314, 5550 Ann Street, Manotick, ON.

Tuesday, December 20th:  Christmas Meeting - *Partner's Night* Speaker to be Richard Long, a pastor, a director of Love Ottawa and works with One Way Ministries in Ottawa. Richard will talk about Christmas: An Upside Down Holiday.   Dinner will  be Turkey and all the fixin's.   Social at 6 pm with dinner at 6:30 pm at the Manotick Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 314, 5550 Ann Street, Manotick, ON.

 

Your attendance at meetings is very important to the strength and health of our Club, please make every effort to be there!

 

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 Sale of Christmas Cakes at various stores in Manotick and Senior Homes throughout Manotick and Ottawa South/East through November and early December.  Contact Bob Simpson to buy a cake or to sell cakes to your friends and neighbours.

Senior's Bingo at Hyfield Place: will take place on Monday, Nov. 21st 17th at 6:45 pm.  Please contact Debbie Mulvihill if you can volunteer at this event.

Kiwanis Club of Ottawa West present the Fashion FUNraiser in support of OrKidstra on Tuesday, Nov. 22nd from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Shepherds, 145 Trainyards Dr. Unit 4, in Ottawa, ON.  Tickets are $35.  Contact Carin Goodman at caringoodman@hotmail.com or Kathy at 613-794-8796.

Christmas Trees Arrive - on November 23rd, all hands on deck to help unload the trees at the Home Hardware in the Manotick Mews.   Contact Bob Simpson for more details.

Christmas Tree Lot Opens - on November 26th, at the Home Hardware in the Manotick Mews.   Contact Bob Simpson to volunteer for 1 or more shifts selling christmas trees on the tree lot.

Kiwanis Music Festival presents...

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Contact Claude Laperriere for tickets.

 

Shopping with purpose for Kiwanis Young Children Priority One

Buying books as Christmas gifts gives for friends, family, or your inner bookworm come shopping November 29th between 4 pm and 8 pm at Chapters Indigo in Kanata. 20% of all purchases.  Contact Marie Shaw, KC of Perth-on-Tay for more information.

 

Manotick's Santa Claus Parade on Saturday, December 3 at 1 pm NEEDS YOU!
This year's annual Santa Claus Parade is set to be bigger and more exciting, with more floats and more participants, than ever before. The parade will assemble at the Manotick Arena and proceed along Dr. Leach, turn right at Beaverwood, turn left at Scharfield, turn right down Maple and turn right onto Manotick Main.  It will then proceed south to Eastman and return to the assembly location via Potter and Dr Leach.    

For more information on becoming a Santa Claus Parade barricade volunteer, please contact Kris Schulz at 613-692-8266 or e-mail at krisandmikeschulz@gmail.com . Please come out and volunteer to make this year's parade a fun-filled success!  

 

KC of Ottawa West - Annual Christmas Breakfast:

will take place on Wednesday, December 7th at 7:00 am at the Best Western Plus Hotel, 1274 Carling Ave. Guest speaker will be Larry Hill, Deputy Police Chief (retired).  Cost is $20, and to reserve a spot contact Germeine Barr at gerbar@videotron.ca or at 818-771-0984.    Lets make this an Interclub event, contact Glenn Pushman if you plan to attend.
 
Kiwanis Club of Ottawa West on Friday, December 9th invites you all to participate in this annual FUN event Santa Souper Singers and collect money for the Ottawa Food Bank.    
 
We hand in our pledges, have some pizza and practice our songs and then head out around 7 for 2 hours of caroling. We will be singing Christmas Carols at a few downtown bars while a Kiwanian passes the money pot around to the patrons. 
 
OC Transpo donates a bus with a driver to take particpants around to the bars.   Meet at the Adult High School off of Preston and Gladstone in Room 206 (enter through the back and follow the signs) for 5:30 pm. Contact Linda at  linda_ralph@sympatico.ca  or at 613-235-7108 to get a pledge sheet and further info.
 
 
Club Board Meeting will take place on Tuesday,  December 13th, at 7:00 pm, at Hyfield PlaceAll members are welcome to attend a Board meeting.
 
Senior's Bingo at Carleton Lodge:will take place on Wednesday, Dec. 14th at 6:45 pm.  Please contact Debbie Mulvihill if you can volunteer at this event.
 
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Interclubs: Let us know if you plan to attend.

For Interclubs contact Glenn Pushman 613-737-3069 glenn.pushman@primus.ca   or Greg Newton 613-491-3551 newtfoto@rogers.com  

 

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If you know a member who is sick please let Marg Demers know about it.  She can be reached at

613-435-7490 or at marganddougdemers@gmail.com

 

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