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Omaha Westside Kiwanis News May 17, 2017

Olive Garden Restaurant, 75th and dodge, Wednesday, May 17, 2017
The room was full with students, counselors and parents and our new waitress... managed the large order of meals well.
Jozef Schmidtke (candidate for President Elect), lead the meeting and the patriotic song and Cindy Cone gave the invocation.
Miracle League, All Play: The name of the team we are sponsoring is ORIALS. Several Club members volunteered at Saturday’s first game day.
Ronald McDonald meal May 20. Barbara St.John reported that she, Dave Huelsmann, Alissa DeFrain, Teri Layton, Bob Lodes, Jim Dahlgren and Cindy Cone will serve meals to the families of children waiting for or going through surgery or treatment at the Med Center.
Flags Saturday, May 20: Dennis Cronin still needs two more volunteers to assist with putting our about 120 flags at 7 am. Please contact him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 402-660-1147.
Golf Outing Friday June 2: Teri Layton send out a separate announcement to report teams and hole sponsors.
Special Olympics Friday, May 19, 5:45 Northwest High School: Ralph Peppard still needs a few good Kiwanians to help with shot put. Please contact him at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 402-453-8730.
Happy Bucks: Sheriff Ralph Peppard collected many happy bucks, including from guests.
Program: Lt. Gov. Bruce Moulton introduced the counselors of the students to be honored for their academic, leadership and community service accomplishments. The counselors introduced their chosen students who then introduced their guests and answered some of Bruce’s “pointed” questions. They were:
School                                Student/Honoree                        Counselor                        Guests
Burke High School            Elizabeth Kawamoto                    Michaela Moriarty            Susan and James Kawamoto
Creighton Prep.                Matthew Coffee                            Father Bob Tillmann        Gina and John Coffee
Northwest High                Eh Ler Shee                                    Wes C aruso                    sister ? Shee (parents Ma Cho Shee and Maung Htu Shee could not attend)
Westside High                Trevor Mumford                               Dr. Vicky Londer              parents Treswa and Tracy Mumford could not atttend.
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Left to right:
Trevor Mumford
Elizabeth Kawamoto
Eh Ler Shee 
Matthew Coffee
Submitted by John Seigel
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