Kiwanis Club Of Harker Heights, TX

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HH Kiwanis Club Meeting 6-26-18

Posted by Vivian on May 29, 2018 at 1:25 AM

Speaker: Diane Thompson, CPA Wilson Derr Thompson, P.C

Topic: Overview of 2018 Tax Change from 2017 tax cuts and Jobs Act

Lunch: Big Hoss BBQ

Jackpot: $ 65.00

Next Flag Delivery is Wednesday, July 4Th Independence Day

If you are hungry for pizza don't forget to order Papa John's online and use the code Kiwanishh and we will receive 20% of the amount of the orders. Help support local scholarships and children's programs

2018 Harker Heights Memorial Day Parade

Posted by Vivian on May 26, 2018 at 5:05 PM

 Harker Heights Memorial Day Parade 2018

Posting of the flags at the Purple Heart Monument

2018 Scholarship Awards

Posted by Vivian on May 22, 2018 at 8:55 PM

Five $1,500 Scholarships were awarded to outstanding Harker Heights high schools students. Pictured from L-R are: Jinmin(Catherine) Kim, Emily Gill, Lilianna Lopez, Jennifer Lee & Sydney Jackson.

Presidential Volunteer Service Awards

Posted by Vivian on May 15, 2018 at 11:45 AM

Congratulations to the EHMS Builders Club & HHHS Key Club for earning the Presidential Volunteer Service Awards. These two clubs have worked hard all school year serving their school and community. (many more members participated but were unable to attend the ceremony)

Builders Club Fundraiser

Posted by Vivian on May 11, 2018 at 9:35 PM

EHMS Builders Club held their annual Fundraiser for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. It concluded with the "taping to the wall" at lunch. The 6th grade class was the clear winner and purchased the most tape that held up Mrs Cunningham when the chair was removed.

Key & Builders Clubs Park Cleanup/cookout

Posted by Vivian on April 29, 2018 at 8:30 PM

Kiwanis members David McClure, Vivian Marschik, Norm Dunbar and Faculty Advisor Lisa Burden met HHHS Key Club and EHMS Builders members to their Adopt-a-Spot for a park cleanup and cookout. Key Club members welcomed Builder Club members to join them next year when they come to high school. We all had a great time!!

Who doesn't Love Smores!

Texas Trash-Off HHHS Key Club

Posted by Vivian on April 8, 2018 at 1:00 AM

The HHHS Key Club braved the cold, wind, mist and overall miserable weather to participate in the local Harker Heights Texas Trash-off to help keep our community clean. They had some unusual finds. Look closely, they are holding a harmless snake. They called the Pet Adoption Center and it will be moved to a safe location.


Posted by Vivian on April 2, 2018 at 9:10 PM

Help us support children's programs and local high school scholarships in our community. By ordering Papa John's pizza on line and using the code "Kiwanishh" we will earn money all year.

Visiting with residents at Indian Oaks Nursing Center

Posted by Vivian on March 29, 2018 at 9:15 PM

EHMS Builders Club spent the day at Indian Oaks Nursing Center interacting with residents.

(pictured are students playing games with residents in the Memory Care wing of the center)

Seeing the young people brings a lot of joy to residents.

Easter Treats for Indian Oaks Nursing Center

Posted by Vivian on March 27, 2018 at 8:40 PM

Members of the HH Kiwanis Club, David McClure, James Hoyle, Norm Dunbar, Charles Sweeney, Jeanette McNiesh & Vivian Marschik along with EHMS Builders Club members delivered Easter treats to residents of Indian Oaks Living Center. Pictured are: Caroline, Justin, Rece, Jason & Brianna

Builders Club Freddy's Fundraiser

Posted by Vivian on March 5, 2018 at 8:05 PM

EHMS Builders Club held their club fundraiser at Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers.

Thanks to all of you who came out to support them. This will pay for the bus to their next community service project at the nursing home. We had a great time!

HHHS Key Club Installation of Officers

Posted by Vivian on February 15, 2018 at 10:00 PM

The HHHS Key Club held the Installation of Officers and recognition of the club members. It was lead by President Jennifer Lee, VP Catherine Kim, Secretary Samuel Godoy, Historian Leandro Gamboa, Treasurer Ian Reid. The Key Club has been very busy with their community service projects and have more scheduled for the Spring

2018 Pancake Supper

Posted by Vivian on January 10, 2018 at 5:20 PM

Winner of the Original Framed Watercolor Painting

by Joe Friddle is Jane Bralley

Winner of the Gift Card Basket is Evelyn Joseph

Thank you to HH Kiwanis VP Darrel Charlton for a great job heading up the Pancake Supper 2018! (Pictured here with his son Bryan cooking up pancakes)

47th Annual All You Can Eat Pancake Supper

Pancakes, sausage, bacon, coffee, tea, juice, milk

Date: Saturday, February 17, 2018

Time: 5:30- 8:00 pm

Location: Harker Heights Elementary School

                  726 S Ann Blvd, Harker Heights

Cost: Adults $ 6.00  Children under 12  $4.00

Silent Auction, Raffle, Free Door Prizes = FUN

All proceeds help support local high school scholarships and children's programs

Tickets are available from Kiwanis members and at the door.

Contact: Vice President Darrel Charlton

Raffle: 2 Chances for $5.00


Framed Original Watercolor by local artist Joe Friddle.

Title: Fishing on Salado Creek

Harker Heights Coffee Connection

Posted by Vivian on January 10, 2018 at 1:30 AM

The Kiwanis Club hosted the January 2018 Harker Heights Chamber Coffee Connection.  It was a huge success. There were around 40 in attendance. We had plenty to eat and plenty to share with the local homeless shelter and the Harker Heights Fire Dept.  It is a lot of fun, good networking and community sharing.

Killeen Christmas Parade

Posted by Vivian on December 10, 2017 at 4:50 PM

Killeen Christmas Parade 2017 "The Magic of Christmas"

The Kiwanis Club along with EHMS Builders Club, HHHS Key Club and the EHMS Lady Panthers Volleyball District Champions participated in the parade. The theme for our entry was "Star Wars" Everyone had a great time supporting our communities.

Food for Families

Posted by Vivian on November 18, 2017 at 4:15 PM

Builders Club Faculty Advisor Lisa Burden, Kiwanis Advisor Vivian Marschik and Kiwanis President David McClure helped sort 31,780 lbs at the Killeen collection point for the annual Food for Familes. This helps fill local food pantries to feed those less fortunate in our communities.

Veteran's Day Parade Killeen TX

Posted by Vivian on November 13, 2017 at 1:55 AM

HH Kiwanis members, David McClure, Lisa Youngblood, Dick Dinwiddie, Norm Dunbar, Vivian Marschik and Faculty Advisor Lisa Burden along with EHMS Builders Club & HHHS Key Club participated in the Killeen Veteran's Day Parade to show support for all the veteran's in our community.

Interclub with Waco Seniors

Posted by Vivian on November 8, 2017 at 9:15 PM

Lt Gov Div 23 Harriet Brodie, HH President David McClure, Secretary Vivian Marschik and Directors James Hoyle and Norm Dunbar attended an interclub meeting with Waco Senior Club to recognize the Vietnam era veterans for their service and to present them with their pins. David McClure read the certificate recognizing their service

James Hoyle presented each veteran with their pin and "Thanked them for their service and welcomed them home"

The surviving spouse of a Vietnam veteran was presented a special spouse pin. For more photos check out the "Meeting Photos 2017-18

SLP Programs - HHHS Key Club & EHMS Builders Club

Posted by Vivian on October 27, 2017 at 8:10 PM

The HHHS Key Club and the EHMS Builders Club have been busy serving their community. Check out their photo album on the website for more pictures of the students at work.

The Key Club members met at the Harker Heights Community Park to clean up the waterways. They picked up trash and made sure the waterways were cleared out.

The EHMS Builders Club helped fill 1500 candy bags at the HH Activity Center. The bags will be distributed to children at the Harker Heights Halloween Hoopla that will take place on Halloween at the HH Community Park.

Builders Club and Key Club members help the little kids with crafts, games, Legos, face painting and even an Escape Room at the Stewart C Meyer Public Library Halloween Party on Make a Difference Day/Kiwanis One Day.


Posted by Vivian on October 21, 2017 at 10:20 AM

EHMS BUILDERS CLUB/Faculty Advisor Lisa Burden/Kiwanis Advisor Vivian Marschik

Welcome to the Kiwanis Family the Officers and Members of Eastern Hills Middle School

President Rece Wilson, Vice President Caroline Bruns,

Treasurer Johnelle Rhodes, Secretary Ashanti Carruthers