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KCC Casino

Event Date: 
Monday, October 12, 2015 - 11:00am to Wednesday, October 14, 2015 - 3:00am
Description: 

Monday & Tuesday, October 12 & 13, 2015 (and into Wednesday to 2 or 3 PM)

Cash Casino Place

Location: 

Cash Casino Place

Coordinator: 
Cost: 

Aggie Days - 2015

Event Date: 
Sunday, April 12, 2015 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Description: 

Fun work party, Rope Making . Short shifts from 9am-11:30/noon & 12:30- 4pm needed.

Lunch served to volunteers, if you cannot volunteer full shift, please consider 1 hour shift,

to allow other volunteers lunch break or smoke/washroom break. This year is 30th Anniversary

of Aggie Days( Kinsmen have been part since day 1). Also, consider bringing the kids, Mom/Dad

friends down for a FREE day of entertainment.

Location: 

Stampede Park, BMO Center

Coordinator: 
Cost: 

None

The final day of 30th Aggie Days was well represented; Joff Vriends, Andrew Sick, Mark& Sarah Greenwood, Richard Kimura, Cowboy.

Sunday turned out to be much busier than Saturday, and the Kin team was hard at work all day.

We were very popular with local Media & photographers gaining spots on Global, CBC Calgary.

Thanks too all Kin and Family who came out, most support i have rec'd for this great event.

Another 32 hours for this shift.

Aggie Days - 2015

Event Date: 
Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Description: 

Fun work party, Rope Making - short shifts of 3 hrs, lunch is served to volunteers. It is the 30th Anniversary

of Aggie Days ( Kinsmen have been there from day 1 ). If you cannot work a full shift, maybe show-up

for a 1 hour shift to help other volunteers go for Lunch/ or smoke/washroom break.

Shifts are from 9am- 11:30/noon & 12:30- 4pm Saturday & Sunday. Also, to all Kin members, bring your family

out for a free day of fun, children, mom's&dad's,grandchildren,and grandparents ALL are Welcome to this great

FREE EVENT. Photo Ops welcome.
 

 

Enjoy many interactive agriculture activities including cow milking, sheep shearing, livestock auctioneering, the amazing corn maze, and much more! And of course you will be able to meet a wide variety of farm animals from huge draft horse to tiny chicks that are just a few days old. Come learn where your food comes from and enjoy going to the farm yet never leave the city.

Location: 

Stampede Park, BMO Center

Coordinator: 
Cost: 

None

Thanks to Don Hewitt & Joff Vriends, Cowboy for manpower on rope making. We enjoyed a large steady flow

of Families who were very appreciative of our participation at 30th Aggie Days.

We enjoyed a nice lunch and lots of great fellowship with the Arkus Family & guests.

Saturday's volunteer (service) hours were; 20 HRS.

New member Joff was excellent at his first work party.

Easter Seals - We Care Ball "MASQUERADE"

Event Date: 
Friday, April 10, 2015 - 6:00pm to Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 1:00am
Description: 

Palomino Room, BMO Centre, Stampede Park, Calgary,

April 10, 2015

 

The 29th annual Easter Seals We Care Ball fundraiser goes Friday April 10, 2015 in BMO Centre's Palomino Room at Stampede Park.

Join host Darrel Janz for a delicious dinner planned and prepared by the Calgary Academy of Chefs and Cooks, a champagne reception, silent auction, dancing to live music and a decadent dessert buffet.  Don't miss out on this previously sold out event

Dress

Costume/Semi-Formal
(Prize for best costume)

Champagne Reception 6 p.m.
Make your own Caesar Bar
Dinner 7 p.m.
Silent Auction
Dancing 10 to 1 a.m.

We're currently accepting silent auction donations. Please contact us at 403-235-5662 if you'd like to donate.

 

Location: 

Palomino Room, BMO Centre, Stampede Park

Coordinator: 
Cost: 

$50.00

Easter Seals We Care Ball was another excellent evening of champagne, fine entrees, great main course

and of course the awesome desserts that follow the meal. A big thanks to Ritchard Stacey for coordinating

this great Social/ Work party. This year was the first LIVE Auction with several Kin involved. Lots of fun and big

dollars raised. Later in the evening Kinsmen worked the silent auction- Well Done !  Attendees : Mr.&Mrs. Strauss, Mr.&Mrs.Kimura, Mr.&Mrs Greenwood,

Mr.&Mrs.Locke, Mr.&Mrs.Stacey, Mr.&Mrs.Jacques, Kurt/Date, K2/ Date, Pres.Matt & V.P Cowboy.

BBQ & Blues - 2015

Event Date: 
Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 5:00pm to Sunday, April 19, 2015 - 1:00am
Description: 

5th Annual BBQ & Blues Fundraiser Dance & Silent Auction. Enjoy the smooth sound of Dr.Zeus & the Blue Whos, Dancing and Great BBQ food.

Then cruise the silent auction tables for something special.! Bar is open 6pm til 1am - serving wine & highballs & beer.

There will be raffle prizes & 50-50 available as well.

Proceeds supporting several local Charities; Easter Seals Camp Horizon, CanLearn Centre, Cerebral Palsy, Enviros, Cystic Fibrosis.

Where your favorite Blues outfit and support this great Kinsmen Event !!

Location: 

Acadia Rec Centre / Rose Hall

Coordinator: 
Cost: 

no cost to volunteers & committee

WOW !  what a great night, over 205 guests enjoyed good BBQ and dancing, lots of interesting silent auction prizes.

This was by far the best looking room in 5 years!!  Excellent decorations & colorful table centers added much flair to the room.

Excellent job by event chair - Wendell Tenove & BBQ committee, total dollars not available just yet, but there were 148 service hours worked.

The participating Charities were also very impressed with the quality of the band, food, and how much fun the guests had.

Congrats again to Wendell & Committee & volunteers for great effort & successful event. YIK- V.P  Cowboy

Wheels committee

Event Date: 
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Description: 
Location: 

144 Tuscany Springs Circle NW (Kelli's place)

Coordinator: 
Cost: 

just your time

Great Strides Walk

Event Date: 
Sunday, May 31, 2015 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
Description: 

Location · Calgary: North Glenmore Park: Snowy Owl
Registration time: 10:00 am – 11:45 am

Start time: 12:00 pm

Length of walk: 3km

Parking: Limited parking available. Please carpool.

Pets: All pets must be on a leash.

Lunch: Lunch will be available to registered participants

Special Activities: Children's games.


 

Location: 

North Glenmore Park

Coordinator: 
Cost: 

none

TaKin your Food to the Bank

Event Date: 
Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Description: 

Safeyway stores At Crowfoot , Westhill and Shawnessy.

 

And the Results are:
 

  # of Food Dollars Combined
Dollar Equivalent
       
Westhills 1,000 850.45 2,850.45
Shawnessy 95 229.89 419.89
Crowfoot 1,840 445.60 4,125.60
       
Totals 2,935 1,525.94 7,395.94
       
       

 

Coordinator: 

This was the 10th year of TaKin Your Food to the Bank. A very successful event for Kin Week with great participation at all 3 Safeway stores

SLIMS training

Event Date: 
Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Description: 

Slims Training with Cary Potter, CSL committee

Location: 

Weadick Room, Stampede HQ

Coordinator: 
Cost: 

Children's Hospital Christmas Party

Event Date: 
Thursday, December 18, 2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Description: 

Mingle with children, families and staff.

Help escort them to K1 Santa for gift & photo op.

Help entertain & serve treats & snacks

This year is 90th anniversary of very first party at Hospital organized by Kinsmen !!

 

Location: 

Alberta Children's Hospital - main lobby

Coordinator: 

Good attendance by the Kids and families.
Crafts of gluing stuff to make a Christmas Tree decoration.
Juice Box, rice crispy squares and cupcakes were the order of the day for the sugar fixes.

Attendees: Frank Symons, Al Strauss, Keith Hodgson (the Big Guy), Sarah Greenwood (the Elf), Matt Mahon, Wendell Tenove, John MacInnis, Don Hewitt

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