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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2016 Willmar Kiwanis Peanut Partner

Each year since 2008, the Willmar Kiwanis has embarked on a “peanut” fundraiser. The club solicits grant applications from non-profits throughout the community. The projects are reviewed and evaluated by the Grants Committee and a winner is selected. This winner is the “Peanut Partner” for the fundraising campaign. The Kiwanis Club then goes to work…
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Willmar Kiwanis Announces Touch A Life Award Winner For 2016

  This years Touch A Life Award winner is Robert E. Anderson.  Bob is originally from southeast Minnesota, has lived in the Willmar area for 50 years. He and Diann, married 54 years and counting, have 3 children and 7 grandchildren. Bob, a graduate of Mankato State University, is an educator. He taught Industrial Arts/Technology at…
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