Kiwanis - Serving the Children of the World
Pembroke
Serving the Children of the World
Committees

In order to carry out the numerous projects that Kiwanis is involved with throughout the year members are encouraged to be members of committees that they can bring thier time and talents to.

Name Chairs Description
Aktion Club
Pilot, Bob
Montgomery, Malcolm
Service Level Program Club for adults with disabilities. Meets monthly Tuesday at Giant Tiger Community Room at noon.
Board of Directors
Gervais, Ron
The Board consisting of the President, VP, Treasurer, Past President Directors is elected each year in accordance with the By-Laws of the Club. The Board meets monthly and provides overall direction and oversight of the Club activities.
Boardwalk Gaming Team
Metzger, Dave Jr
Kiwanians and friends that have volunteered to be hosts at Boardwalk Gaming, a fund raising project of the Club. Our Club has two assigned sessions per month with two volunteers at each session
Boys and Girls Programs Committee
Brazeau, Raymond
Oversight of youth programs supported by the Club which included the Pembroke Boys and Girls Club as well as contributions to other groups.
Builders Club
Leigh, Peter
The Builders is a Kiwanis Service Level Club. The Club sponsors a Club at Highview Public School. The Committee liaisons with the staff coordinator at Highview to provide support from our Club.
Bulletin Prepares and issues weekly Club bulletin
Bursaries
Fisher, Larry
Turner, Rhodina
Ryan, Dennis
The Kiwanis Club provides bursaries for students in the local high schools and Algonquin College. The Bursary Committee works with the schools to identify deserving students and arrange the presentation.
Charter Night
Metzger, Dave Jr
The Immediate Past President and the other past presidents are responsible for the organizing the annual Charter Night that celebrates the creation of the Club in Pembroke in April 1922.
Christmas Caroling
McLaren, Jay
Annual caroling at the Pembroke Regional Hospital or local senior residences
Christmas Hampers
Walker, Kath
The Club has had a long relationship supporting the Salvation Army projects that help the needy in the Community. Kiwanis volunteers are coordinated to deliver Christmas Hampers that are prepared by the Salvation Army. (A one day annual project)
Circle K
McLaren, Jay
A service level program of Kiwanis for college students at Algonquin College, Pembroke Campus.
Club Awards
McLaughlin, Bob
Manage the Awards (both Club and international), identify potential recipients and make recommendations.
Club House Management
Fisher, Larry
Pilot, Bob
Steinke, Roger
Administration and rental of Kiwanis Field House
Club Meeting Program
McLaren, Jay
Club Music
McLaughlin, Bob
Coordinate the music for the Club meeting each week.
Fellowship/Sizzle
Metzger, Dave Jr
Social Committee initiates and arranges for social events for fun and fellowship of members and guests. This has included such things as Christmas Part, Valentines Dinner and Canada Day BBQ
Haunted House Help Coordinate the annual Halloween Haunted House provided by Kiwanian Brian Hugli
Health of the Club
Fisher, Larry
Report on the members who are ill and arrange for cards, flowers etc on behalf of the Club
House and Reception Set up and looking after arrangements for weekly meeting
Hydrotherapy
McLaughlin, Bob
Interclub
Pilot, Bob
Promotes and looks after the logistics of attending Interclubs with neighboring Clubs
Internet - Email - Web
Fee, Doug
Key Club
Turner, Rhodina
Kiwanis Breakfast
Lauder, Robert
Member Education
Steinke, Roger
Music Festival
Vijay, Vijay
Fee, Doug
Annual Pembroke Kiwanis Music Festival started in 1949. The Kiwanis Festival runs for three weeks in February and March at Festival Hall in Pembroke with performances in piano, voice, strings, instrumental, and dance. A wrap up Festival of the Star Concert is held in March to show case the highest scoring performers and for awarding the trophies and metals. As well as the Kiwanians on the Committee, Su Fisher is the Secretary of the Committee and Sue Seto is the Treasurer.
Nevada
Gervais, Ron
Coordinate Club's Nevada Sites at Petawawa
Newsletter and Internet Produce three newsletters (spring, fall and winter) to be distributed to members and the community at large to highlight our club projects and the work of Kiwanis. Maintain Portalbuzz site and Club's various internet sites
Nomination
McLaughlin, Bob
Plaunt, Mac
Ottawa River Double Cross
McLaughlin, Bob
Publicity and Marketing
McLaren, Jay
Snowsuit Project
Buske, Jeff
Manage the Club Snowsuit Project through the seeking applicants, procurement of snow suits.
Special Fundraising and New Projects
McLaren, Jay
Formed with the mandate of reviewing potential fundraising activities and providing recommendation to the Board for fund raising activities the Club should proceed with on an annual basis
Support Association
Fisher, Larry
Schull, Lewis
Tree Farm
McLaren, Jay
Hugli, Brian
Our Club owns a 100 Ac tree farm that grows red and white pine. It provides a location for use by the Forestry Program of Algonquin College and from time to time provides some revenue for the Club when trees are harvested.
Variety Night Fundraiser An annual dinner and entertainment evening for socializing and raising funds for our projects.
Weekly Meeting RSVP RSVP List of Members that Attend Weekly Meeting