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Membership - 05/31/2017
Submitted by: Peter Larson
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Have you invited a neighbor, business associate, or friend to your Kiwanis meeting? As of today, 265 new members have joined Kiwanis Clubs throughout the District. To have a membership increase at the end of our year, we need 510 more new members joining our clubs to serve the children of our communities and the world and to serve our communities and the world.

Bruce Klair, Cindy Braseth and I are working on opening a new Kiwanis Club in Bemidji, MN. If you know of someone in the Bemidji area who might be interested in helping please contact one of us.

Remember to consider using some of the $3,500 each Division is authorized to spend on membership activities. If you have any questions about...


District Kiwanis Convention Corner - 05/30/2017
Submitted by: Judie Rosendahl, District Convention Director
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Here it is June already! Just two months and we will gather in Watertown, South Dakota to celebrate our 100th convention of Kiwanis in the Minnesota Dakota District. We are planning a great time for everyone and trust that many will attend. It’s always more fun if more of our Kiwanis friends are present. Our forums will be fantastic this year with many presenters who are committed to making this a great experience for all of us! I want to remind you to book your room at the Ramkota Inn as soon as you are able. They are holding a block of rooms for us until July 15 and the price is only $104.99. What a bargain! This is a beautiful facility that should accommodate us nicely. The number to...


June Update - 05/30/2017
Submitted by: Steve Handegaard, District Sec/Treas
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District Convention Director Position Opening: Judie Rosendahl, our current District Convention Director, has indicated that she will be stepping down after this year’s convention. Anyone interested in this volunteer position should contact Governor Elect Dan Leikvold or Steve Handegaard, District Sec/Treas for additional information. If possible we like to have someone appointed to the position as soon as possible so they can work alongside Judie during this year’s convention.

Club Election Reports for 2017-2018: Thank you once again to Club Secretaries for submitting your Club Election Reports. The reports were due June 1, so if you have not entered your information online, please...