Friday, February 23, 2018 at 1:00 PM CST
Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 8:00 PM CST

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Municipal Auditorium
503 N Pine St
Pittsburg, KS 66762

Hotel Information - Reservations may be reserved by calling the Hampton Inn & Suites, 1285 US-69, Pittsburg, KS 66762. (620) 231-3100. You must ask for the Kiwanis Conference 2018 room rate when calling to register. The deadline for receiving the convention rate at the hotel is Friday, 2 February 2018 at 5:00 pm.. After this date, reservations may be accepted on a space and rate available basis only. 
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District Secretary, Jim Germann 
Kansas District of Kiwanis International 

Kansas Kiwanis Foundation to Hold Silent Auction

The Silent Auction at the Kansas District Convention held by the Kansas Kiwanis Foundation will be divided equally between Key Leader and the 50th Anniversary Scholarship Fund. Bring an item provided by your club or yourself. 

Theme baskets, crafted items or homemade goodies would be great; or your own unique idea. Bring or send your club's donated items to the Conference.

Young Children Priorty One support for the children in Pittsburg and Crawford County.

The Children's Advocacy Center, Inc. (CAC) is a neutral, child-focused setting where children can be interviewed when there has been an allegation of child abuse; specifically child sexual abuse, but also severe physical abuse and instances where a child may have witnessed a violent act.

Items needed:

Comfort Items:

Art supplies (crayons, colored pencils, markers, sketch pads)
Journals (for the teenagers who visit our center)
Coloring books (for both young children and teens)
Tote bags/back packs to carry items (for boys and girls)
Stress balls
Small (lap) blankets

Hospitality Items (for during the child/family's visit to the CAC)

Individually packaged snacks (granola bars, crackers, dried fruit, string cheese)
Bottled water (small bottles for children work well)
Juice boxes

Office Supplies

Printer paper
Recordable DVDs and DVD sleeves
Printer ink

Web site – https://www.cacpittsburg.org/


Kansas Kiwanis District 2018 Mid-Year Conference 

The 2018 Kansas Kiwanis District Mid-Year Conference will be held
23 - 24 February at the Municipal Auditorium in Pittsburg, Kansas.
Don't miss the fun, fellowship, education and entertainment.
Governor Jan Maxwell, CKI Governor Emily Vue, and the Pittsburg Kiwanis Clubs invite you to the 2018 Kansas Kiwanis District Mid-Year Conference. The conference will provide you an excellent opportunity to learn more about Kiwanis with motivational speakers and enlightening breakout sessions on membership, Kiwanis 101, BUGs, web sites, and many others. 

Kiwanians also have the opportunity to be "Young at Heart" and join Circle K members for a Hawaiian Luau on Friday night and the CKI Formal Dinner on Saturday night. 
Lunch is provided by the Travel Channel Chicken War's winner Chicken Mary's.
Lunch will include: Chicken & Baked Ham, Mashed potatoes and gravy, Mac-n-cheese and Green beans.

Tentative schedule includes:
Friday afternoon
Kansas Kiwanis Foundation board meeting
District Board meeting.

Friday evening
Socialize with your fellow Kiwanians from 7 to 9 at the Hampton Inn & Suites. 
Join CKI for a Hawaiian Luau from 8:30 to 10:30 at the Pittsburg State Student center.
Opening Session (Pittsburg Kiwanis Club)
Breakout education Sessions
Awards Luncheon (Pittsburg Sunflower Kiwanis Club)
CKI Service Project at Pittsburg Community Child Care Learning Center
CKI Formal Dinner
Register Now! 

All Conference attendees must register and all must pay the appropriate registration fee. 

Please read and follow the registration and payment instructions listed below and on the registration form.

The prefered method for registration is online registration by clicking on the "Register Now!" button above. You may register online without paying online. Select the pay by check option and then send your check to the District Office at the address listed below. (there is no need to send in a copy of your registration)

Do not complete a separate online registration for spouses. Register Kiwanian spouses under the "Guest" section of the form.

No registration will be accepted without payment for registration fees. Costs of events and meals are not included in the registration fee. You can pay for your registration(s) online with a credit card or PayPal account; or pay with a check sent to the Kansas District office postmarked no later than February 16th, 2018.

To pay online, check the "Pay with PayPal or Credit Card" option and click on the "Continue" button at the bottom of the page where you will be directed to PayPal. You can then pay with your own PayPal account if you have one or pay with a credit card by clicking on the "Don't Have a PayPal Account?" button under the PayPal account sign-in. You will then be taken to another screen where you can enter your credit card information. Be sure to enter your name and address exactly as it appears on your debit or credit card account.

If paying by check, check the "Pay by Check" option and send your check payable to the Kansas District of Kiwanis International for the amount  shown to the:

Kansas District of Kiwanis International
c/o Jim Germann
922 Sunrise Hill Dr.
Junction City, KS 66441

When paying by check, please make sure the check is postmarked by February 16th, 2018.

NO REFUNDS AFTER February 16th, 2018.