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Dr. Brendan Kelly @ Marriott
180 Barnes Ave
Jan 22, 2021
11:59 AM – 1:01 PM
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 12:00 PM
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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Allyson Tarpley - The SPARK Program
Allyson Tarpley coordinated an update of the SPARK program for the Carrollton Kiwanis Club on Friday, January 8, 2021 at the Courtyard Marriott.
Allyson is a psychology major at UWG and assists with the SPARK program.  She invited the creator of the program, Dr Tom Peterson, to assist with the presentation.
Photo:  Ray Smith, Allyson Tarpley, Dr. Tom Peterson, Clint Backstrom.
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
Kiwanis Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 897 1613 9685
Passcode: 865733
Photo Albums
Kiwanis Christmas Dinner Party 2020
Fifty Fifty Raffle
FAKE NEWS:  Financial Advisor nets nine dollar profit at Civic Club Raffel!
Real News:  Joey Key is unable to select still elusive Joker,
39 cards remain in the deck.
The pot thickens .
Herald's Report January 8

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

with a FLARE !!!


Guests January 8, 2021


Carri Tarpley  -  
Carrie Tarpley joined us to hear a deeply moving program by Dr. Tom Peterson, a UWG Professor of Education and the founder of the SPARK Mentoring program.  Carrie is the mother of Allyson Tarpley, UWG student and graduate assistant to Dr. Peterson.  Carrie works at Southwire, home-schooled her two children for 12 years, and served on mission trips to Ghana, West Africa.
Chyna Smith -
We were also blessed with a visit from Chyna Smith, the older sister of Ray Smith, one of the young men in the SPARK program.  Chryna is training to be a paramedic.
 - 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.  ]
Shane Davis - Kiwanis Induction
The newest member of the Carrollton Kiwanis Club was welcomed by membership Chair Joey Key.   Shane Davis is 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.
Welcome New Member !
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.
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
Carrollton Kiwanis Club
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