The Kiwanis Club of Taylorville gathered for lunch in the Auditorium at Taylorville Memorial Hospital Tuesday August 30th. Jodi Heberling, President of the Christian County Historical Society gave the program. She shared their upcoming events: September 18th will be the Lincoln-Douglas debate re-enactment, Annual Persimmon Festival November 12th & 13th, they will also participate in the Annual Home Tour sponsored by the Taylorville Tourism Council. They are investigating the possibility of doing a picture/history book of Christian County. Their annual budget is $15,000 funded by memberships and donations. The biggest expense
they have is upkeep. Volunteers are always welcome and greatly appreciated. The CC Historical Society grounds are open Thursday-Sunday, 10am-3pm April 1st-November 30th and Saturday 11am-3pm December 1st-March 30th. September 6h the Board will have a meeting prior to the noon meeting which we be the Installation of the officers for 2011-2012.
“Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to changing the world one child and one community at a time.”
For the latest news on Kiwanis you can log onto their website at www.taylorvillekiwanis.com.
Taylorville Kiwanis Club meets each Tuesday at noon in the Taylorville Memorial Hospital auditorium. If you would like more information about joining Kiwanis contact Fred Ronnow at 824-4919.