I hope you all enjoyed the weekend! The leaves are starting to change and everything’s looking so beautiful! We completed over 100 hours of service this weekend!!! You guys are fantastic!! Keep up the awesome work!!!
Club Meeting: Be sure to come to our club meeting this Tuesday at 6:30pm in Lawson B155! Make sure you come this week because we will be making book marks for the West Lafayette Library’s Book Fair, this will count as a half hour of service!
Kiwanis Lunch: Regular Kiwanis lunch this Thursday! Meet at Schleman at 11:45am for free lunch and conversation with our sponsoring Kiwanis Club!!
Boo at the Zoo: Do you love scaring children? Is Halloween your favorite holiday? Well look no further because we have the perfect service project for you! We will be volunteering at Boo at the Zoo on the following dates and times:
1-4pm Saturday October 18th and Sunday the 19th for setup
5-8pm Wednesday the 22nd, Thursday the 23rd and Friday the 24th for the actual event!
There will also be an extra shift from 7pm-10pm on Friday the 24th!
Spaces are limited to 5 people per shift, so sign up fast!
IU Jill Behrman Color Run: this Saturday, October 25th, we will drive down to IU to help run the Jill Behrman 5k color run! This Color Run will promote campus safety in memory of Jill Behrman, an IU student that was murdered in 2000. We will be leaving Purdue around 7:15am for our 10am-1pm shift and have lunch with IU afterwards! There are only 5 spots available (this includes a driver) so please be sure to sign up by Wednesday at 9pm!
Habitat for Humanity: We will be helping Habitat with one of their builds this Saturday, from 8:15am-noon. Be sure to sign up because there will only be 5 spots available! Don’t forget your work boots and gloves!
Lafayette Book Fair: We will be helping the West Lafayette Public Library with their annual bookfair! We have various shifts on the following dates:
Thursday, October 30th; shifts for 4pm-6pm and 6pm-8pm
Saturday, November 8th; shifts for 10am-12pm and 12pm-2pm
Sign up for the shift that works best for your schedule by Sunday, October 26th on our club sign ups!
Membership Development and Education Conference (MDEC): Take a break from the cramming and homework and come down to Bradford Woods for a weekend of fun and fellowship with Circle K! Regular registration ends Friday October 24th at 11:59pm!! Click on the following link for all the detailed information you’ll need for this semester’s conference! Make sure to read through everything before signing up to make sure you understand it all, and please sign up in one sitting so you don’t miss anything! The conference will be held from Friday, November 15th - Sunday, November 17th; be sure to sign up as soon as possible!
Club Dues: Dues for this year are $15 and due by Tuesday, October 28th! You can pay your dues at any of our club meetings, or you can stop by during our office hours: Wednesdays, 12:30-2:10, Thursdays, 12:30-1:30, and Fridays, 10:30-12 in Stewart B6! Please do your best to bring exact change!
Club T-Shirts: We have designed this year’s club shirts according to our service theme for the year! You can view the design **Here!** Shirts will be $15 and money is due by Tuesday, October 28th! You can turn your money in at a club meeting or during the office hours listed above!
Trick-or-Treat for Unicef: Join us on Friday, October 31st at 7:30pm in your Halloween costume to raise money for Unicef! Unicef is a partner organization of Kiwanis (our umbrella organization) that works for children's rights, survival, development, and protection. This will count as service!
Ticket Taking: Want to add participation in our fundraising committee to your resume? Then join us on Saturday, November 8th at Ross Ade Stadium and help scan people in to see the game! This is an excellent fundraiser for our club and a great way to get to know members of our sponsoring Kiwanis Club! Be sure to sign up by 9pm on Sunday, November 2nd!
Fun Fact: There's a $1,000 fine for using or selling Silly String in Hollywood, CA on Halloween.
I hope you all have a great week!