2017 Kiwanis Touch-a-Life Award

Carol Myers award 2017 Touch-A-Life Award For 40 years, the Willmar Kiwanis Club has been presenting its Touch-A-Life Award to an outstanding citizen of the Willmar area showing extraordinary volunteer community service. This year’s award was presented to Carol Myers at a Kiwanis banquet held on Oct. 5, 2017, in nearby Spicer, MN. For 55 years…
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Willmar Kiwanis Seeking Nominations For 2017 Touch A Life Award

The 1975 Kiwanis International Convention held in San Diego had as its theme, Touch A Life. It was reported that “Hundreds of new projects were added to meet an International Major Emphasis challenge ‘to Touch a Life.’” Different clubs approached this challenge in different ways. The response of the Willmar club was to establish an…
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Tuesday, May 16th – Guest Day At Kiwanis

If you are looking to join a service club, the Willmar Kiwanis club is always looking for new members!  The Kiwanis Mission is to empower communities to improve the world by making lasting differences in the lives of children.  We meet each Tuesday at the Kandiyohi County Historical Society from 12 – 1 p.m.  Please…
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Willmar High School Celebrates Earth Day

  All week the students at Willmar High School were reminded that it is wise to recycle, reuse and replenish.  In the spirit of Earth Day and to mark the growth of the Willmar High School Key Club, the students planted a tree in front of the school on Friday afternoon.  The event was complete…
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WILLMAR KIWANIS CO-HOSTS INDUCTION INTO WEST CENTRAL BASEBALL HALL Of FAME

Willmar Kiwanis, along with the Kandiyohi County Historical Society, co-hosted the induction of three outstanding baseball players into the West Central Baseball Hall of Fame. This was the fourth year of induction since the inauguration of the Hall in 2014.   A large crowd gathered at the Historical Society, was treated to a delicious turkey dinner,…
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