Upcoming Events
Robin Worley @ Coutyard Marriott
Feb 05, 2021
11:59 AM – 1:01 PM
Carrollton Kiwanis Art & Music Showcase
Center for the Arts
Feb 14, 2021
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Georgia Kiwanis Mid-Year Training
Mar 13, 2021
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
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Jan 15, 2021
Jan 22, 2021 12:00 PM
University of West Georgia President
Jan 29, 2021 12:00 PM
Drybutt Diapers
Feb 05, 2021 12:00 PM
Sewells Clothing
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Executives & Directors
Foundation Treasurer
Past President
Lt. Governor
District Governor
The SPARK Program
There has been a change in plans.   Allyson Tarpley, shown in the photo from one year ago, has agreed to present the Kiwanis Program on Friday, January 8, 2021.   She has invited Tom Peterson and others to assist in the presentation.
Robin Worley has been rescheduled for Feburary 5.
From January 2020:
Dr. Tom Peterson , UWG College of Education, introduced the SPARK Program to the Carrollton Kiwanis Club on Friday, January 17, 2020, in the Hubbard Dining Room on the UWG Campus.  The SPARK Program is a unique mentoring program designed to give hope to at-risk youth .   Peterson brought to this meeting three members of his team:  Juvenile Court Judge Tom Parmer,  Probation Officer Stephanie Love, and University Psychology student Allison Tarpley.
Photo:  Probation Officer Stephanie Love; Tom Peterson, UWG; Kiwanis V.P. Dale Williams; Kiwanis President Cathy Farley;  UWG Psychology Major Allison Tarpley; and Juvenile Judge Tom Parmer.
January Milestones
January Birthdays :

07   Clint Backstrom
23   Chapman Rackaway
14   Dr,Jimmy Brock
26   Tim Martin
17   Richard Dixon
 26   Rick Sears       
17   Jeremy Sabo
27   Terry Langley
17   Joe Tarshis
27   Linda Robles
22   Neil Weathington
29   John Bass
Jan 4    Mark & Rebecca Albertus
Photo Albums
Kiwanis Christmas Dinner Party 2020
Kiwanis Art and Music Showcase 2021
6:00 PM  Sunday, February 14, 2021
Thanks in advance for sending your best music students !
(or request document from
Applications must be “received”  by Monday,  February 1, 2021.  Please return only the last page of the application; one page per student (excluding accompanists)  preferably edited (MS Word) by replacing blanks with requested data; then print, sign, scan, and return via e-mail.  Hey, So I’m old school:   Send scanned signed document via e-mail.
Thanks for getting this in the hands of your best music students.  The Carrollton Kiwanis Club is currently accepting applications for participants to compete for scholarships in the juried music competition to be held at the Carrollton Center for the Arts on February 14, 2021.  Thanks to sponsors,  a total of three thousand dollars in scholarships will be awarded to art and music students.  Winners will be eligible and must agree to be available to advance to the State competition  in Gainesville, Georgia on April 24, where a total of $ 15,000 in scholarships will be awarded by the Georgia  District Kiwanis Foundation.
Please mark your calendar:
February 1, 2021 Music Application Deadline
February 4, 2021  Selected Participants will be notified
February 14, 2021  Carrollton Art and Music Showcase
April 24, 2021  State Art and Music Showcase Finals in
                                   Gainesville, Georgia
The Carrollton Kiwanis Club asks for your assistance in notifying and assisting high school music students with this opportunity.
Tim Grizzard
Tim Grizzard, City Manager for Carrollton Georgia,  provided the program for the Carrollton Kiwanis Club at the Courtyard Marriott.
photo:  Kiwanis President Clint Backstrom and Carrollton City Manager Tim Grizzard.
Herald's Report December 18

Let the visitor beware -
for Dr. Fred Richards
Introduces guests

with a FLARE !!!


Guests December 18, 2020


A proud Richard Dixon invited brother and legendary All State Halfback for Carrollton High School, Joe Dixon.  He is retired from Joe's Tools.  Joe is married to Judy and they have two daughters and two granddaughters.  Joe also ran track with Jim Carter.
Prospective member, Shane Davis returned to us to hear Carrollton City Manager, Tim Grizzard's program.  Sponsored by Terry Langley, Shane is owner and operator of Best Bonding.  He and his wife have five children.  Shane has an enlightened approach to the bonding business by including an emphasis on social services, helping persons access 
rehab, and assisting persons to acquire housing.
Randy Miller brought long-time friend and exercise buddy, Charles Anderson.  Charles is also a former co-worker of Randy's and retired from Koch Foods & Gold Kist.  He is married to Wanda and they have two children and two grandchildren.
 - Fred
Invite Guests !
[  Editor's note:   When you bring a guest, please collect contact information.  Thanks to  Matthew Clay for designing the Guest Form that is parked on the Club's website.  We will add friends to the weekly e-bulletin and stay in touch.  ]
Fifty Fifty Raffle
Our new member, Mitch Backstrom, retires another card.   $427are in the pot.  40 cards remain in the deck. 
Stuart Yahm
Please remember Stuart and Camille in your prayers.  Stuart has taken a "turn-for-the-worse" and remains at Carrollton Manor Nursing Facility. 
He is scheduled to receive the Covid-19 vacine on Tuesday, January 5.
Camille is unable to visit.  
You may call Camille:   (770) 838-5626.
Cards and correspondence may be sent to:
 Stuart Yahm
Carrollton Manor
2455 Oak Grove Church Rd
Carrollton GA  30117
Now would be a good time to send Stuart a card.
Officers and Directors 2020 - 2021
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year !
Next raffle meeting of the Carrollton Kiwanis Club:
January 8, 2021