The Taylorville Kiwanis Club heard about their many projects helping children and youth in the Taylorville community, during their Tuesday luncheon at the Taylorville Memorial Hospital auditorium.
Kiwanis committee chairs reported on such projects as Kiwanis Park, Coats for Kids, the High School Kiwanis Key Club and Junior High Builders Club.
Park chair Jerry Woodard reported on the the recent installation of a new grill at the recently completed small pavilion at Kiwanis Park. Kiwanis members Larry Kemner, Dean Ray, Martin Vota, and Dick Wamsley, were in on this project.
The Taylorville Kiwanis Club reminds the public, that members will be on the streets of Taylorville September 22nd and 23rd asking for donations, and in exchange giving a package of peanuts, during its annual Peanut Days fund-raiser. Proceeds benefit local Kiwanis programs for children and youth such as Coats for Kids, Kiwanis Park, YMCA and high school scholarships.
The Taylorville Kiwanis Club is part of global organization of volunteers dedicated to improving the world one child and one community at a time. Weekly meetings are held Tuesdays at noon at the Taylorville Memorial Hospital auditorium. For information on the club, go to taylorvillekiwanis.com.