Once again Kiwanis Perth-on-Tay took part in buying a tree and decorating it for The Crystal Palace in Perth. Our beautiful Kiwanis tree help everyone get in the festive spirit. The Crystal Palace organizes activities to help celebrate Christmas in the Perth inluding the Festival of Good Cheer with a horse drawn trolley rides, and music, plus the Perth Christmas craft show.
Marie Shaw of Kiwanis Perth-on-Tay presents a $500.00 donation to the First Drummond Scout Group. Drummond is located in Lanark County between Perth and Smiths Falls. This donation was made in November 2018.SEE MORE DONATIONS
Kiwanis Perth-on-Tay director, Marie Shaw giving $1000 cheque to Interval House. Lanark County Interval House is a service for women and their children who have experienced abuse and gender based violence. Dontation made in June 2018.SEE MORE DONATIONS
It was at hot day on Canada Day at Conlon Farm in Perth, but we survived. Kiwanis Perth-on-Tay organized the kids activities including kite flying and the kids' games. There were prizes for all including two lucky kids who won bikes donated by our club. The lucky winners just happened to be a brother and sister.THE STORY AND PHOTOS
The Kiwanis Club of Perth-on-Tay donates $500.00 to The Perth Library Kids Literacy Summer Program. The Program is designed for children in Junior Kindergarten to grade 3 who have been recommended by their teachers for extra help with their reading and writing.SEE MORE DONATIONS
Members from Perth Kiwanis lay a wreath in honour of local veterans on Remembrance Day 2017.
Conlon Farm was once again host to Perth's 2017 Canada Day celebration. This year we celebrated Canada's 150th birthday.
The Kiwanis Club of Perth organized the Classic Kids’ Games on the soccer fields. In celebration of Canada's 150th, we also had a new bike up for grabs!FULL STORY AND PHOTOS
It was nothing but fun on Canada Day in Perth. The celebrations kicked off with The Kiwanis Club Classic Kids Games at 5:00 PM. Games included the three-legged race, the sack race, the egg-on-a-spoon race and the shoe toss.
After the games it was music all night long with performers including Nevin Wells, Inverted Seven, Smith & Smith and the Ivory Quintet, a four piece rock/fork band from Perth. The festivities ended with a spectacular fireworks display at 10:00 PM.SEE THE PHOTOS
As part of our 40th anniverary celebrations, Marie Shaw was interviewed on Perth's Lake 88.1 FM. The interview took place Saturday, April 18, 2015, just hours before our 40th anniversary dinner and dance at the Civitan Club. Marie talked about the history of our organization and the history of Kiwanis International which turns 100 this year. The interview was also a great chance to tell the community what we have done for local children over 40 years.LISTEN TO THE INTERVIEW