Serving the Children of the Sierra Mountain Communities

March Newsletter

Posted by on Mar 12, 2019



Sierra-Oakhurst Kiwanis NewsletterMarch 2019

John Lassos, PRESIDENT

As we enter the month of March we are starting our push for one of our biggest fundraisers…..BINGO! We need to all join in and work together to make this event a big success. NEED TO SELL LOTS OF TICKETS!



  • Sierra Mountain Communities for a Cure” Relay for Life. Dori andSuzy are our chairs . The event starts Friday evening, March 29th at 5:00 pm at Minarets and continues with Kiwanis providing the Survivors “Healthy Breakfast” and a Pancake Breakfast to the public for $5.00/person from 7:30 am – 10:30 am.
  • BINGO – Please start bringing your raffle items and GC’s for BINGO prizes to any regular meeting before the event. The menu is bangers and beans with cole slaw and cheesecake for dessert. Mike S. is chair and has flyers for circulation among our communities.
  • Woodcarver’s Rendezvous – We will be cooking breakfast and dinner. The dinner Menu is meatloaf, roast potatoes, green beans, salad and 50/50 bars for dessert. Mike Lindman is the chair. Sign Up to follow.
  • Election of Officers and Directors will be coming up soon. A Nominating Comm. of John, Vicki and Harvey will prepare the slate and we will vote the first meeting in May.MARCH EVENTS
    Mar. 5 – Business Meeting
    Mar. 9 – DCM. See John if you plan to attend.
    Mar. 10 Re-set your clocks
    Mar. 12 – Central Ca Animal Disaster Team, Karen White
    March 16 – BINGO
    Mar. 19 – Guitar Ensemble from Minarets, Bill Samuelson
    Mar. 26 – Madera County Superindent of Schools, Cecelia Masseti Mar. 29 -30 – Relay for Life
    April 1 – Board Meeting – Not an April Fool!
    April 7 – Woodcarvers Rendezvous
    April 25 – BBQ for OES Open House. Rich McCrae is chair
    April 29 – Torch of Excellence
    June 7 – Lt. Gov. Fundraising Dinner for Lt. Gov. Elect Sharon Smith at the Veteran’s Hall, Clovis from 6-9 pm. Contact John if you plan to attend.

Aug. 15 – 17 – Dist. Conv. in Las Vegas Sept. 6-7 – “Run for the Gold” Car Show Oct. 5 – Golden Chain Theatre – Peter Pan