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|Posted by Vivian on December 6, 2019 at 6:25 PM|
Speaker: Daniel Hall, Central Texas Boys & Girls Club
Topic: Updates and future plans
Lunch: Big Hoss BBQ
Jackpot: $ 165.00
The Dec 17th meeting will be our Christmas Luncheon. Invite the spouse or holiday house guests.
There will be No Meeting on December 24th and December 31st.
|Posted by Vivian on November 23, 2019 at 5:55 PM|
Members of the EHMS Builders Club and AVID class helped sort over 50,000 lbs of food during the time they were at the Killeen Special Events Center. This is the main collection point where all the local donations are brought to be sorted by each type of food (corn, beans, cereal etc). Then the food is taken to the main warehouse where it will be allocated to families or each of the smaller food banks such as the one in Harker Heights.
|Posted by Vivian on November 14, 2019 at 3:35 PM|
Members of the EHMS Builders Club volunteered with the KISD Education Foundation to wrap boxes for the Festival of Trees Fundraiser. This fundraiser is for local scholarships at Texas A & M CT and Central Texas College. Faculty Advisor Lisa Burden gave the students a lesson in how to wrap the boxes. Builders Club members and Kiwanis Advisor Vivian Marschik worked with the Foundation members to wrap a little over 140 boxes to decorate the Festival of Trees.
|Posted by Vivian on November 11, 2019 at 3:40 PM|
Harker Heights Kiwanis Members Dick Dinwiddie, Norm Dunbar, David McClure, Lisa Youngblood & Vivian Marschik along with members of the Eastern Hills Middle School Builders Club and the Harker Heights High School Key Club participated in the 2019 Killeen Veteran's Day Parade. This photo was taken just before the "Fall cold front" blew in. In a matter of minutes everyone was scrambling to get coats, hats, scarves and gloves on. It started sprinkling rain and the wind was blowing all the leaves from trees near by in our faces. In no time it went from the upper 60's into the 40's. The parade started off with a bang! We Texans survived the cold front to finish the parade without losing anyone . :-)
|Posted by Vivian on November 6, 2019 at 8:55 PM|
The Harker Heights Key Club members had a great time volunteering at the Halloween Hoople painting faces, helping with games and playing costumed characters.
|Posted by Vivian on October 19, 2019 at 9:55 PM|
Builders & Key Club members were at the HH Library Scooby Doo Party to help the children with crafts, secret decoders and to paint faces. They were having a little fun posing in the speeding Scooby van.
|Posted by Vivian on October 17, 2019 at 10:05 PM|
Builders Club members taking a face painting class given by Kiwanis member Lisa Youngblood, the Director of Library Services. The students will be able to paint the children's faces at the library programs
|Posted by Vivian on October 7, 2019 at 9:25 PM|
13 members of the EHMS Builders Club and HH Kiwanis Members picked up trash at our Adopt-a-Spot at the Harker Heights Community Park. The students divided into 3 teams. One team won the "#1 All Time Trashiest", one team won "Trash Talking" and one team won "One man's trash is another man's Treasure". We also had a cookout with hot dogs and s'mores. We all had a great time and did a community service for "Make a Difference" month in Harker Heights
|Posted by Vivian on October 4, 2019 at 4:55 PM|
EHMS Builders Club held their Installation of Officers and Welcomed the new members for the 2019-20 school year. There is a very busy schedule of volunteer projects for the Fall semester.
Pictured from L - R is Historian Kirsten Erlandson, Club President Corvin Jouett, Vice President Lucas Bonnett, in front, Assistant Secretary Brady Miller, Treasurer Thuan Ngo and Secretary Macaria Stringham.
|Posted by Vivian on October 2, 2019 at 6:50 PM|
Members of the EHMS Builders Club volunteered at the Harker Heights Library on Swashbuckler Day helping the kids make Treasure Maps, Sailor Hats and to talk like a Pirate. They all had a great time
|Posted by Vivian on May 30, 2019 at 3:30 PM|
Harker Heights Elementary School Gen. Robert M Shoemaker Citizenship Award recipient: Lorna May Ada, 5th grade
|Posted by Vivian on May 30, 2019 at 3:30 PM|
Eastern Hills Middle School Gen Robert M Shoemaker Citizenship Award recipient: Lisa Lorenz 8th grade
|Posted by Vivian on May 14, 2019 at 9:20 PM|
2019 Scholarships recipients each received $1500 checks to be used at the college of their choice. Three P.R.Cox, one H B Davis and one Stewart C Meyer JROTC scholarships were awarded. Also the TX/OK Kiwanis Harker Heights HS Sophomore of the Year Scholarship competitor was honored. The first annual Robert M Shoemaker Citizen of the Year from Harker Heights H S was presented with a plaque and medal by Mrs. Tookie Shoemaker.
Pictured: Sophomore of the Year scholarship competitor Kylie McKinzie, Stewart C Meyer JROTC Scholarship recipient Juan Nava; Robert M Shoemaker Citizen of the Year Sanayia Keeton; P.R. Cox Scholarship recipient Brianna Reed; H. B. Davis Scholarship recipient Peyton Heidgrink; P.R. Cox Scholarship recipient Tulis Patel
|Posted by Vivian on May 14, 2019 at 8:45 PM|
Members of the EHMS Builders Club and HHHS Key Club received the Presidential Service Awards signed by President Donald Trump for their service hours to their school and community. Well over 500 attended the awards program in Killeen. The Builders Club performed over 3000 hours of service and the Key Club and Interact Club had over 900 hours of service. Builders Club member Vanessa Jeurrissen had the most overall hours for students in the 11-15 year age category and received a special plaque.
(EHMS BUILDERS CLUB)
(HHHS KEY CLUB)
|Posted by Vivian on May 1, 2019 at 3:45 PM|
Help the club raise funds for scholarships and youth service leadership programs
order Papa John's Pizza online and use our code and we will earn money. Thanks!
|Posted by Vivian on March 7, 2019 at 6:55 PM|
Please notify Paul Loughran prior to your program as to your speaker and topic, or if you need assistance in obtaining a speaker.
Speaker Roster 2019
Sept 21 - 2019-20 Installation of Officers & Board of Directors
Sept 24 - D Charlton
Oct 1 - R Dalton
Oct 8 - R Dinwiddie
Oct 15 - N Dunbar
Oct 22 - A Frias Rodrigues
Oct 29 - NO MEETING
Nov 5 - R Dunlap
Nov 12 - E Frias, Villafana de
Nov 19 - G Honaker
Nov 26 - J Hoyle
Dec 3 - P Loughran
Dec 10 - V Marschik
Dec 17 - D McClure
Dec 24 - NO MEETING/MERRY CHRISTMAS
Dec 31 - NO MEETING/HAPPY NEW YEAR
|Posted by Vivian on February 17, 2019 at 5:10 PM|
Key Club members ready to serve up some great food
|Posted by Vivian on April 24, 2012 at 6:20 PM|
2019 FLAG DELIVERY SCHEDULE
Monday, 27 May 2019- Memorial Day
Friday, 14 Jun 2019 - Flag Day
Thursday, 4 Jul 2019 - Independence Day
Monday, 2 Sep 2019 - Labor Day
Monday, 11 Nov 2019 - Veteran's Day - canceled due to inclement weather
Want to participate in our flag program?
Visit our "Newsletters/Documents" section "Applications" to download the application and mail in. We hope to be serving you this year.
*Flags are not placed out in inclement weather.
American Flag Etiquette
Federal law stipulates many aspects of flag etiquette. The section of law dealing with American Flag etiquette is generally referred to as the Flag Code. Some general guidelines from the Flag Code answer many of the most common questions:
The flag should be lighted at all times, either by sunlight or by an appropriate light source.
The flag should be flown in fair weather, unless the flag is designed for inclement weather use.
The flag should never be dipped to any person or thing. It is flown upside down only as a distress signal.
The flag should not be used for any decoration in general. Bunting of blue, white and red stripes is available for these purposes. The blue stripe of the bunting should be on the top.
The flag should never be used for any advertising purpose. It should not be embroidered, printed or otherwise impressed on such articles as cushions, handkerchiefs, napkins, boxes, or anything intended to be discarded after temporary use. Advertising signs should not be attached to the staff or halyard.
The flag should not be used as part of a costume or athletic uniform, except that a flag patch may be used on the uniform of military personnel, fireman, policeman and members of patriotic organizations.
The flag should never have any mark, insignia, letter, word, number, figure, or drawing of any kind placed on it, or attached to it.
The flag should never be used for receiving, holding, carrying, or delivering anything.
When the flag is lowered, no part of it should touch the ground or any other object; it should be received by waiting hands and arms. To store the flag it should be folded neatly and ceremoniously.
The flag should be cleaned and mended when necessary.
When a flag is so worn it is no longer fit to serve as a symbol of our country, it should be destroyed by burning in a dignified manner.