News from the Kiwanis Club of Asheville
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The Skywanian
 

The newsletter for Kiwanis Club of Asheville
Charter established August 11, 1919  Asheville, NC

 
 
The Kiwanis Club of Asheville meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays at noon at the Veteran's Restoration Quarters (1329 Tunnel Rd) for lunch and speaker from 12-1:30.   We also meet on the 2nd and 4th Thursday at 5:30 at various locations around town for a more informal meeting.  Check our website or Facebook Page for the location each month.  
Guests are always welcome!
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September 14, 2021
  • There will be an evening meeting at 5:30 on September 23rd at Stone Ridge Tavern (1003 Brevard Rd)  Please let Elaine know if you plan to attend by Wednesday, Sept. 22nd.
  • Plan to attend our noon meeting September 28th at the VRQ.  We will install new officers and also present Russ Martin with his 50 year pin!  
  • You should have received your Q4 invoice from Scott Rogers.  Please send your dues to Ashley at First Bank  (10 S. Tunnel Road Asheville, 28805 )
Due to a scheduling conflict, beginning in October, we will be meeting on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday at noon at the VRQ and having an evening meeting on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays at 5:30 at various locations around town.  
October 5th- noon meeting.  Speaker is Wayne Bailey.  Wayne works with the NC Dept. of Public Instruction, which currently has 60 drone programs in schools. He also teaches drone classes, public safety classes for teachers, and licensing for drone pilots. He is also part of Blue Ridge Mountain Drones group.  He has many contacts that can help us as we work to begin our drone project in the schools.  Please try to attend and bring someone who may be interested in helping us with this project!

October 14th - Evening meeting 5:30  Place TBA

October 19th - noon meeting at VRQ   Our speaker will be Sherree Lucas, Executive Director of Go Local Asheville

October 28th - Evening meeting 5:30  Place TBA
 Our speaker was  Jeffrey Kaplan, the Director of Venture Asheville, the high-growth entrepreneurship initiative of the Economic Development Coalition for Asheville-Buncombe County and the Asheville Chamber of Commerce.  The mission of Venture Asheville is to grow Asheville’s startup community and connect high-growth entrepreneurs to talent, mentors and investors through unique programming and events and transform Asheville into a world-class startup city.
Asheville startup entrepreneurs are creating innovative products and services and reaching national and global markets. These startups and tech companies represent the best of our locally-based, fast-growing ventures.  Moonlight Makers is a local company that is the #1 seller on Amazon Handmade.  

Thursday, September 23rd - 5:30 -7:00 Stone Ridge Tavern ( 1003 Brevard Rd) Let Elaine know by Wednesday if you plan to attend!

Tuesday, September 28th - Noon meeting at the Veteran's Restoration Quarters (1329 Tunnel Rd.)  If you choose to eat lunch it will be $10.  We will be doing officer installation and presenting Russ Martin with his 50 year pin.
October 5th- noon meeting at VRQ.  Our speaker is Wayne Bailey.  Wayne works with the NC Dept. of Public Instruction, which currently has 60 drone programs in schools. He also teaches drone classes, public safety classes for teachers, and licensing for drone pilots. He is also part of Blue Ridge Mountain Drones group.  He has many contacts that can help us as we work to begin our drone project in the schools.  
October 14th - Evening meeting 5:30  Place TBA
October 19th - noon meeting at VRQ   Our speaker will be Sherree Lucas, Executive Director of Go Local Asheville
October 28th - Evening meeting 5:30  Place TBA
2020-2021 officers and board members 
Not pictured, Scott Rogers
Mission Statement
 
Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to improving the world, one child and one community at a time.
Officers

Scott Schwarzkopf, President 

Elaine Grella, Secretary

Scott Rogers, Treasurer
 
Board of Directors
Bryce Gilbert
Windell Camanse, Past President
 
Foundation Board
 
Scott Schwarzkopf,  President

JoAnn Morgan, Vice President

 Russ Martin, Treasurer
Skywanian Editor
     Elaine Grella
Past Skywanian Issues
Kiwanis Resources
Kiwanis International
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