The Kiwanis Club of Peterborough celebrating 98 years of Service to the Peterborough Community. 1921 - 2019
New Location and New Date For Kiwanis Club of Peterborough Meetings
The Kiwanis Club of Peterborough is now holding its Kiwanis Meetings on the First Tuesday evening of every month . Our meetings are now being held at the McDonnel Street Activity Center, 577 McDonnel Street in Peterborough. (Lawn Bowling Club). Plenty of parking and a fully accessible building.
Meetings begin at 5:30 pm with full dinner being served at 5:45 pm. Cost is only $20.00 per person. A guest speaker will be featured at each meeting, followed by the Directors Meeting. At our Directors Meeting you will be able to hear what activities our club is involved in as we strive to improve the lives of children and the community we live in. Guests are always welcome.
The Kiwanis Club of Peterborough is comprised of men and women of all ages. If you are looking to improve the lives of children, get engaged in the community, have fun, experience friendship, leadership, networking, educational programs, personal growth and recognition, then become part of the Internationally recognized Kiwanis Organization. We believe children and their communities benefit from the efforts of a dedicated group of volunteers.
The Kiwanis Club of Peterborough is pleased to announce that they have joined the Kawartha Bingo Sponsor's Association. All proceeds from the Delta Gaming and Bingo Center will be spent locally to support local initiatives undertaken by this Kiwanis Club. Learn more about what's happening at the Delta gaming center by visiting the web site https://deltabingo.com/our-locations/peterborough Visit the Delta Bingo Center located on Clonsilla Ave. and enjoy the experience of playing Bingo and other games, while at the same time knowing you are supporting local needs in the community.
NEW MEMBERS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME-Why Join Kiwanis? . We believe children and their communities benefit from the efforts of a dedicated group of caring and hands on volunteers. Feel free to visit us during one of our meetings. Just contact our membership chair who will make arrangements for your visit.
Our local Kiwanis Club is part of a global membership comprised of more than 600,000 members in more than 80 countries. Each community has different needs and Kiwanis empowers members to pursue creative ways to serve the needs of children through local service projects.
Go to our contact page and email the membership chair for more information
Up Coming Meetings & Speakers
Tuesday - August 6/19 - 5:30 pm. - Trent Gervais & Lisa Davidson from the Peterborough Airport. They will provide an update on the 50th Anniversary Celebrations that are planned for September.
Tuesday September 3/19 - 5:30 p.m. - Shacia Albertine who is now a Trent Student will be receiving a Bursary Cheque from the Kiwanis Club. This Bursary Fund was instituted from proceeds ,when Peterborough held the E.C.&C. Convention. She is a graduate of the Circle "K" Kiwanis Club of Antigua Barbuda and a member of the Kiwanis Club of St. Johns Antigua. She will be talking about her life in the islands and her involvement in those Kiwanis Clubs. Kiwnians from our Divison 10 Clubs in Oshawa will also be with us to hear her talk.
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Kiwanis Support Community Project
The Kiwanis Club of Peterborough and the Kiwanis Club of Scott's Plain's-Peterborough, partnered to support the Hospice Peterborough "Every Moment Matters Capital Campaign". This new Hospice Center will feature a Children's Pediatric Room and we have donated $25,000.00 for the equipment and furnishings of this Children's Pediatric Room. Kiwanis continues to perform meaningful service, with service to our children as our priority. We are pleased to take part in this major community project.
**We are proudly supporting the Jr. Kawartha Youth Orchestra Program **We proudly support the "Food for Kids" Student Nutrition Program in the City and County of Peterborough *Sent 5 Samsung Tablets to Montego Bay Jamaica to support their new Cultural and Learning Center for Children 6-12 yrs old on behalf of 2 Kiwanis Clubs in Peterborough, 3 Kiwanis Clubs in Oshawa, our 3 Atkion Clubs (Liflock in Peterborough, Northumberland in Cobourg and Don Albert in Ajax and the Builders Club at Chris Hatfield Public School in Brooklin. *Support provided to Challenger Baseball Peterborough for the purchase of Hitting Nets and Baseball Tee's
Kiwanis is looking to open a New Kiwanis Club in Lindsay Ontario. We are looking for interested residents and or business people to join the new club, that will enhance the lives of children who live in that community. If you are interested please contact our Lt. Governor, Terry McLaren at 705-740-9765 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org