of Harker Heights - TX
Kiwanis Club

Kiwanis Club

Dedicated to improving the lives of children in our Central Texas communities.

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Gen. Robert M Shoemaker Citizenship Awards

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



Presidential Service Awards

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)


Papa John's Fundraiser

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!

                             Kiwanishh


Speaker Roster

Posted by Vivian on March 7, 2019 at 6:55 PM

Please notify Ron Dalton prior to your program as to your speaker and topic, or if you need assistance in obtaining a speaker.


Speaker Roster 2020

June 2020

At this point we do not know when we will be able to begin meetings again.

We are looking into options for when things open up more.



2020 Flag Delivery Schedule

Posted by Vivian on April 24, 2012 at 6:20 PM

 

             

        2020 FLAG DELIVERY SCHEDULE


Monday, 25 May 2020- Memorial Day(cancelled due to inclement weather


Sunday, 14 Jun 2020 - Flag Day (Delivery will be on Saturday June 13, 2020)

  

Saturday, 4 Jul 2020 - Independence Day

 

Monday, 7 Sep 2020 - Labor Day


Monday, 12 Oct 2020 - Columbus (makeup day)


Wednesday, 11 Nov 2020 - Veteran's Day



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.


https://www.kiwanisharkerheights.org/newsletters-documents




         *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.

     

         


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