Bulletin of 97.09.05

**OUR 80TH ANNIVERSARY YEAR - CHARTERED DECEMBER 22,1917**

FRIDAY, September 12/97 -12:30 pm Chateau Laurier - Adam Room

We will hearing from Conrad Winn founding CEO of COMPAS, a National Polling firm widely known for its specialization in public policy and communications research. His topic will be “Polling - Science or Artfulness”

On the Menu: Chicken Cannelloni with Cheese Sauce (or Fruit Plate, or Vegetarian....just ask the waiters when they come to your table)

*** CALLING ALL MEMBERS *** At our September 12 luncheon meeting there will be a special presentation commemorating the 80th Anniversary of our Club meeting at the Chateau Laurier. We encourage full attendance of our members, especially our long-term members who have been meeting at the Chateau every Friday. Photo opportunities will be available.

Sep 5 meeting ... David Gavsie, Director of the Airport Authority, explained that they are a not-for-profit organization and any profit that is made must go back into the Ottawa Airport. Mr. Gavsie explained that the Airport, being a major tool for economic development, has developed a 20-year Master Plan which includes an analysis of current facilities and services, land use and environment studies, and review of the community business, tourism and travel air services demands.

Congratulations ....... to Rick Barrigar who received the President’s weekly Rose for his personal contribution to the Board of Directors as our Honorary Secretary and for all that he has done for our club. ......to Robert Gauthier, a guest of Barry Young, who won the raffle of 2 specialty jams brought back by Shirley Tomblin from her trip to Newfoundland, and to Jennifer Rae who won the pocket organizer donated by Steve Tanner. Thank you both for donating, $164.75 was raised for our General Account. .... to those who received their 100% Attendance Tabs for 12 months of Perfect Attendance: 1 year - Steve Tanner and 14 years - Ken Birch!

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY: If all the office cleaners know your name, you are probably working too hard. ****

NIGHT IN THE PENALTY BOX - SEPTEMBER 26/97 **** for an Ottawa Senators Home Game at the Corel Centre! As a change of Venue from our Round Robin for Turnover Day, the Interclub, Sports and Social Committee is pleased to present a special evening with a first class meal and entrance to the game for only $45.00. For tickets please call Jim Anderson, Jack Johannsen or Tom Pullen.

COMMITTEE MEETINGS Mon. Sep 8 Programme 7:30 pm Westin Hotel Tue Sep 9 Hands-On 7:30 pm Buck Madden’s home Membership 7:30 pm Chris Thompson’s home Wed Sep 10 Education/Historical 6:00 dinner at Fuliwah Restaurant, meeting at 7:00 Public Relations 7:30 pm John Callan’s home Thu Sep 11 Senior Citizens 7:00 pm Mon Sep 15

BOARD OF DIRECTORS 5:45 Kiwanis office Tue Sep 16 Iodine Deficiency Disorders 5:30 pm Peter Weltman’s home President’s Training Session for 1997-98 Board of Directors, Chairpersons and Vice-Chairpersons, Lord Elgin Hotel 7:00 -Please RSVP to the Kiwanis office for attendance purposes Wed Sep 17 Youth & Community 12:00 Credit Bureau of Ottawa-Carleton -Boardroom Key Club 12:00 Neil McDonald’s office 830 Campbell Avenue

UPCOMING LUNCHEON MEETINGS Sept 19 Dr. Mark Ujjainawalla “Addiction - Problems and Answers” Sept 26 President and Board of Directors - Turnover Day Oct 10 Dr. Joanne Dicosimo, Museum of Nature Oct 17 John Cripton - Director General of the National Arts Centre Oct 24 Roy Mlakar - President, Ottawa Senators Hockey Club Oct 31 Company of Musical Theatre Nov 7 Remembrance Day Luncheon - Mr. Len Dent , Remembrance Canada Nov 14 Her Excellency Mrs. Diana Fowler Leblanc, Palliative Care in Canada

** Dec 12 Kiwanis International President Walter Sellers - in recognition of our Club’s 80th Anniversary of the Charter of our Club. Mark your calendars! KMED International - WHAT IS IT?? Kiwanis Medical Equipment Distribution. In 1986, Kiwanis service club members in Eastern Ontario decided they wanted to provide medical equipment to assist the needy in developing countries. After 18 months of discussion, KMED International was incorporated in January 1988. The Headquarters are in Richmond, Ontario, headed by President Ted Brown, and receives support from Kiwanis Clubs across Canada, the United States and most countries around the world. They currently operate with 11 Directors: KC of Ottawa (2) - Gerry Slobodian and Gus Barrieau, KC of Rideau (1), KC of Gouldbourn (3), KC of Manotick (3), KC of Westboro (1) and the Salvation Army (1). They operate on a purely voluntary basis - no one is paid and in fact many Directors not only donate their time, but also the use of their vehicles which amounts to a saving of approximately $3,500 a year. Over their 9 years of operation, they have received donations of a great deal of medical, dental and educational equipment which they have, in turn, passed to areas of need throughout the world. They have shipped to 30 countries, on 6 continents, equipment such as hospital beds and resuscitators, x-ray machines, Cobalt-Theraton units, laboratory and dental equipment, incubators and wheelchairs. They have also assisted in relief of disasters such as earthquakes, hurricanes, and epidemics. Interested Kiwanians can be nominated by their Clubs to fill member vacancies as they occur. As of April 1/98 there will be positions available for replacement and they would welcome anyone who wishes to work with them, either on a specific project or on the Board for a two-year term. ALEX DAYTON BEQUEST As you are aware, our Club is in receipt of a bequest from the estate of Alex in the amount of $43,212.89 which has been deposited into our Community Services Account..

The Board of Directors would like to give our Club members an opportunity to provide suggestions for specific projects for which these funds could be used. Please send your suggestions to the Kiwanis office by Tuesday, September 30.

NEWS FLASH!! EXCITING NEW FUNDRAISER !! Mark your calendars for Monday, November 17/97, which is going to be an evening of fun at the Corel Centre with the Ottawa Senators Hockey Team. More information to follow.....

PLEASE NOTE that at the luncheon of September 19/97, you will be asked to vote on an amount of $10,000 which represents our 3rd contribution to the Kiwanis Worldwide Service Project to eliminate Iodine Deficiency Disorders by the year 2000.

INTERCLUB There will be an Interclub held at the Kiwanis Club of Rideau on Thursday, September 11 at 12:15. They meet at the Super 8 Hotel on Isabella and our member Jim Watson will be their guest speaker. If you are interested in attending please contact Buck Madden. As well, Stan Greenwood is arranging for an Interclub to be held at the Kiwanis Club of Sage on Wednesday, September 10 at 10:00 am. Please call Stan if you are interested in attending. 1997

LOTTERY CALENDAR - 4,962 calendars were sold for 1997!

CALENDAR WINNER for Sunday, August 31, 1997 Calendar # 4712 Rick Pettitt $700.00 CASH!

ROSTER CHANGES: PROPOSED FOR MEMBERSHIP: Elizabeth Brouse, Account Manager with OTIS Canada, sponsored by Janet Dodds and Past President Tom Pullen; and, Kate McLeod, Major Account Representative with Bell Mobility/First Cellular, sponsored by Guy Bourbonniere and Geoff Godding. Objections, if any, must be filed in writing with the Honorary Secretary of the Kiwanis Club of Ottawa no later than September 15, 1997.

WELCOME TO OUR CLUB Young, David C. 1997 94 - Dave Structural Engineer Adjeleian Allen Rubeli Limited 75 Albert St. Suite 1005 K1P 5E7 232-5786 fax 230-8916 77 Rosedale Avenue K1S 4T4 730-2546 HEAD TABLE

FOR Sept 12/1997 1. Pat Kelly 2. Allan Castledine 3. Richard Munro 4. David Daubney 5. Conrad Winn 6. President Ron 7. Reverend Art Conrad 8. Eddy Cook 9. John Adjeleian 10. David Young (new ) 11. Robert Kalbfleisch 12. Ian Peddie

** THIS BULLETIN WAS PREPARED USING COREL WORDPERFECT **

WebSite Address: WWW.OTTAWAKIWANIS.ORG E-Mail: ritaharper@ottawakiwanis.org