Wednesday, December 13, 2023

 

Parker/Craig Closet Donation 
December 6, 2023



                  Jerry Langdok and Bruce Jorenby present a check for $2,500 each to 
                  Parker Advisor Deri Eastman and Craig Advisor Heather Last at Rotary
                  Gardens on December 6.   The money is used to help needy students
                  throughout the year and also help make their holidays a little brighter.
                  Thank you to all who donated and made this outreach a great success.


Tuesday, December 5, 2023


Jolly Jingle Parade
Janesville, Wisconsin
December 2, 2023



                                       John Janes and Ray Szczpaniak preparing
                                           the truck for the Jolly Jingle Parade





        Celebrating our Trunk on Ice Signature project in the Jolly Jingle Parade




                               Kids enjoying our truck decorated with lights as we 
                                pass by in the Jolly Jingle Parade.  The mission of
                                Kiwanis is "Serving the Children of the World."



Saturday, November 11, 2023

 Kiwanis Hixson Fellowship Award

    In 1983, the Kiwanis Children's Fund established the George F. Hixson Fellowship named for Kiwanis International's first president.   Hixson Awards are given when a donation of $1,000 is donated to the Children's Fund.  This award recognizes members who have contributed significantly to their local Kiwanis club.





At the November 1 Kiwanis meeting, President Bob Wilcox
and Past President Carl Cramer awarded 
Linda Bontly and Luci Cramer the Hixton Award





Kiwanis President Bob Wilcox and Kiwanis members who were past Hixson and Zeller Award winners

Wednesday, October 11, 2023

Officer Installation for 2024

Blackhawk Golden Kiwanis
Breakfast/Awards/Installation of Officers
Rotary Botanical Gardens
October 4, 2023


    
         Carl Cramer, a past president, installs
         Robert Wilcox as 2023-24 President


                                             Past President Bruce Jorenby passes the
                                             gavel to Robert Wilcox


Thank you to our past officers for their fine work. Best wishes to the new officers. 



Kiwanis member Dale Henning receives
the Legion of Honor Award for 50 year membership.
Charles Mowbray also received the Legion of Honor Award
for 25 year membership.





Wednesday, September 27, 2023


 

Alzheimer's Walk
Janesville, Wisconsin
Saturday, September 23, 2023



                                          Maury Frey finishes the 2 mile Alzheimer's Walk

250 people walked in the Rock County Alzheimer's Walk at Palmer Park in Janesville.   Maury and 26 more family members walked to support Alzheimer's Research.  Their efforts resulted in donations totaling $7,600.   Golden Kiwanis members donated $2,000 of that total.   Thank you to all who made this a great success.

Wednesday, September 20, 2023

Police K9 Officer and Viktos visit Golden K

 
Janesville K9 Officer Kailey Kinsella and Vikto, a two year old Malinois/German Shepherd mix, visited Golden K today. 

Vikto and Officer Kinsella demonstrated their skills and answered many questions.
 

Friday, August 4, 2023

2023 Golf Outing and Club Lunch

 


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Black Hawk Golden “K” held a golf outing on July 13 at Blackhawk Golf Course.  Twelve members played golf, and one member kept the groups on task. 




These were our three foursomes of golfers.




 












































Upon completion of golf, they went to Mac’s Pizza to enjoy good food and pass on their golf stories. 

They were joined by 23 other club members to add to the story telling and to enjoy the good food and fellowship.









The pictures are of golfers and members at Mac’s.














Art Castro is awarded a lifetime membership.










At the meeting Art Castro was awarded a lifetime membership. Longtime member Art recently relocated to the Madison area. President Bruce Jorenby and Past President Tom Neumann present the award.













Thank you everyone, the members, the golfers and especially Jerry Langdok and the other organizers.