Kiwanis Club of Rock Island inducts new officers


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Posted Online: Oct. 08, 2012, 1:09 pm
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Press release submitted by Julie Derrer

The Kiwanis Club of Rock Island held inductions for the new officers that will serve for the 2012-2013 year on Monday, October 1 at the Quad City Botanical Center. Elected officers include:

Jeff Behrens, President; John Califf, President-Elect; Zachary Edwards, Vice President; Tom Ketelaar, Immediate Past President; Mike Bell, Secretary; and Daryl Empen, Treasurer. Additionally, Board Members are as follows: Three Year Board Members- Christine Elsberg, Julie Derrer, and Heidi Huiskamp-Collins. Two Year Board Members – Michele Youngquist, and Kevin Murphy. One Year Board Members – Mark Schwiebert and Steve Pressly.

The Rock Island Noon Kiwanis meets every Monday at noon at the Quad City Botanical Center. For more information on membership or the information contained herein, please visit rockislandkiwanis.org or call Daryl Empen at 309.788.6796

"Kiwanis is a global organization dedicated to helping one child and one community at a time."




















 



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1889 -- 125 years ago: The Rock Island Citizens Improvement Association held a special meeting to consider the proposition of consolidating Rock Island and Moline.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The home of A. Freeman, 806 3rd Ave., was entered by a burglar while a circus parade was in progress and about $100 worth of jewelry and $5 in cash were taken.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The million dollar dredge, Rock Island, of the Rock Island district of United States engineers will be in this area this week to deepen the channel at the site of the new Rock Island-Davenport bridge.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The Argus "walked" to a 13-0 victory over American Container Corporation last night to clinch the championship of Rock Island's A Softball League at Northwest Douglas Park.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Immediate Care Center emergency medical office at South Park Mall is moving back to United Medical Center on Sept. 1. After nearly six years in operation at the mall, Care Center employees are upset by UMC's decision. The center is used by 700 to 800 people each month.








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