Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Kiwanis October Meeting Calendar



October Speaker Calendar: 



October 3.    
TBA

October 10.   
No meeting at GAS

October 17.    
Joey Spellerberg -  Moostash Joe Tours

October 24.  
John Winkler -  Papio-Missouri River NRD    


October 31.  
TBA

Monday, September 19, 2016

Speaker: NE Department of Roads

An update on our roads from NDOR. 

Current project update around Omaha:


Upcoming projects: 


Future project map: 

Build Nebraska sales tax spend. There are 101 projects under consideration.  Over $8 billion in proposed spend. 

Thank you Tim Weanser for all the information.  


Meeting Notes

This Friday starts Sacred Heart reading. Sign up with Dale. 

Saturday is our Kiwanis club commitment  with AllPlay. Sign up online at AllPlay.org

Summer Picnic was a success. 25 people attended Sunday at Stu's home. Beautiful day and wonderful hosts! 

John Hartwell takes over next week. Board meeting tomorrow at Don's office at noon.   

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

AllPlay - Last Dates!




The Fall softball season for AllPlay is underway! The Division 20 Kiwanis Clubs have been asked to give special consideration to helping, as a “Buddy” or other volunteer role, for two hours on Saturdays through September. 

Our Kiwanis Club of Greater Omaha is to focus Saturday, September 24th

Very simple sign up is at www.allplay.org.  

September 17 - Bellevue Offutt and West Omaha Diamond K
September 24 - Omaha Westside and Greater Omaha

Monday, September 12, 2016

Reminder: Sacred Heart Reading


Sacred Heart reading starts next Friday. Please sign up with Dale. 

Kiwanis Business Meeting


Officer installation meeting. Congrats to the new Kiwanis Board. 


Meeting Notes:

Interclub a successful attendance. 

Sept 24 AllPlay. Please volunteer for our Kiwanis day. Sign up online. 

Last call for Summer Picnic sign up for Sunday 9/18 at Stu house. 

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Kiwanis Happenings

Friday, September 9 - Interclub! 
 
KCOGO members; please plan to attend the Omaha Inc. Kiwanis Club’s September 9 meeting for an Interclub at the Scott Conference Center! The speaker will be Bob Dalrymple, Regional President at Bank of the West. Mr. Dalrymple will be speaking about Corporate On-line Security. This will be a good opportunity to interact and learn about another club plus a highly educational meeting!
When
Fri Sep 9, 2016 11:45am – 1pm
Where
Scott Conference Center, 6450 Pine St, Omaha, NE 68106, United States (map)

Contact Joel for future interclubs.

Happy shoppers @ Kiwanis Garage Sale!
Kiwanis Summer Picnic and Officer Installation Party

Sunday, 9/18
 
At the home of the Ellison's. Sign up at Monday's meeting. 
 
Garage Sale a Huge Success
 
The garage sale generated a net of over $830 to help our work with Omaha kids.

A big thanks to Sally, Deb, Bill, Bob and Dale for their hours working the sale. 
 
And a big thanks to all those who donated. Jerry will have donation receipts on Monday.



Thursday, September 1, 2016

September 9 - Kiwanis Interclub



KCOGO members; please plan to attend the Omaha Inc. Kiwanis Club’s September 9 meeting for an Interclub at the Scott Conference Center! The speaker will be Bob Dalrymple, Regional President at Bank of the West. Mr. Dalrymple will be speaking about Corporate On-line Security. This will be a good opportunity to interact and learn about another club plus a highly educational meeting!

When
Fri Sep 9, 2016 11:45am – 1pm
Where
Scott Conference Center, 6450 Pine St, Omaha, NE 68106, United States (map)

Monday, August 29, 2016

Speaker: Outlook Nebraska

Outlook Nebraska came to speak at Kiwanis Club of Greater Omaha. 


One mission is to help train people loosing their vision how to continue to use technology. Technology helps keep people engaged with the world. 

Loss of vision can cause job change or withdrawal from the world. Outlook Nebraska teaches people what they can use to work and continue in life.  

There are various levels of vision ability. Low vision to total blindness. 

Tools available for reading computer pages, working on email and calendar. 

There are smart apps and readers. Like money reader, cfab document reader (menu,documents), and color reader. 

There are about 15,000 visually impaired in the area.  The unemployment rate is about 70%. 

Outlook Nebraska is privately funded thru grants and private donations. 





Meeting Notes

Garage sale netted $836 for the Kiwanis. Thanks to everyone's effort to donate and work the sale. 


Yard Clean Up. Deb is working in details. 

9/18
Summer Picnic and officer installation party. At the Ellisons. Sign up going around. 

9/8 
Interclub. Sign up with Joel.