PLEASE NOTE we now meet Every Wednesday – 6:30 pm At Cape Coral Kiwanis Hall

Meetings are now held the 1st and 3rd Wednesday evening 6:30 PM Dinner 7:00 PM Meeting Cape Coral Kiwanis Hall is located at: 360 Santa Barbara Blvd. Cape Coral, FL 33993

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Kiwanis Best South Cape Martini Competition a sell-out

6th annual martini

The Best South Cape Martini Competition, held by the Cape Coral Kiwanis, is a fund raiser. Each year, a dozen of so venues participate, with some partnering up with a local restaurant in hope of earning top honors for Best Martini or Best Appetizer. The Kiwanis sell up to 1,000 tickets to the event, which includes mini-martinis and food samples at each venue, as well as transportation among the various stops. Attendees visit at least six of the participating bars and restaurants and then vote for their favorite offerings. Continue reading

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Martini competition to be held Saturday

4:24 PM, Jan. 24, 2012  |  Written by news-press.com One of Cape Coral’s top entertainment events, the 6th Kiwanis Best of South Cape Martini Competition, is Saturday. It is an opportunity for people to sample martinis, enjoy appetizers and live music. … Continue reading

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Kiwanis Club: What it can’t sell it recycles

Children’s books and small stuffed animals get piled into boxes and barrels. These items are handed out to children during events where the Kiwanis are in attendance, such as the Red, White and Boom event each Independence Day. These books are also donated to local schools. The club estimates it has donated 20,000 books this year to local children.

Ann Vaughn is in charge of the book program. She said volunteers spend four hours daily sorting through the donated books looking for items that would be appropriate for children. She said she thinks the thrift store gives as many items away as the items it sells. Continue reading

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Kiwanis of Cape Coral’s annual holiday party for special needs children

By Cory O’Donnell CREATED Dec. 13, 2011 CAPE CORAL – A local group is brightening the holidays for hundreds of kids. The Kiwanis of Cape Coral, hosting its annual holiday party for Lee County’s special needs children. 400 kids from … Continue reading

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Cape Coral organization provides over 400 families with Christmas presents

POSTED Tue, 12/13/2011 – 2:00am | POSTED BY Jeff Koehn Oma’s Heart has a mission of helping Cape Coral families at Christmas Time. This past weekend their goal became a reality, as they provided Christmas presents to Cape Coral families … Continue reading

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Joy in abundance at Kiwanis Christmas party

Joy in abundance at Kiwanis Christmas party Annual Kiwanis holiday party in Cape Coral is a special time for 400 students with special needs. 10:55 PM, Dec. 13, 2011  | Emmanuel Saint-Luc,8, a student at Patriot Elementary gets loved by Yo-Yo … Continue reading

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Holiday party thrown for special needs students

Posted: Dec 13, 2011 4:02 PM EST Updated: Dec 13, 2011 5:33 PM EST CAPE CORAL -It was a memorable day for 400 special needs students in Lee County as they spent the day with songs, sweets, and Santa. In … Continue reading

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Tons of light, tons of ‘snow’ adorn Cape

Written by Lindsay Downey Special to news-press.com About 20,000 people turn out to enjoy lights, songs and man-made precipitation to ring in the holidays. Marina Mayhew coasted down a melting mound of snow along Cape Coral Parkway on Saturday and … Continue reading

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Kiwanis ESE Christmas Party is December 13, 2011 at Cape Coral Yacht Club

Christmas ornaments on a palm tree

Meeting begins at 7:30 PM with Event to follow.
We will have approximately 400 students from 21 Lee County Schools and 100 adults which consist of the following:
Teachers, Kiwanis members, Cape Coral Key Club students, Oasis Key Club students, Providence Christian Church, Builders Club students, Aktion Club adults, and the Kiwanis Youth Service Committee who host this entire event chaired by Tina Pegler. Continue reading

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Key Club members aid Kiwanis’ fill the backpacks program

November 2, 2011 By MEGHAN McCOY (mmccoy@breezenewspapers.com) , Cape Coral Daily Breeze Students from the Cape Coral High School Key Club gathered at the new Kiwanis building Wednesday afternoon to fill backpacks for students at three schools in the Lee … Continue reading

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Jaycee Park packed for 14th Annual Kids Festival

Wally Laumeyer was handing out flyers promoting the free kid’s fishing derby, another event sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Cape Coral.

The free kids fishing derby lets hundreds of youngsters fish at the Yacht Club Fishing pier and sends them home with a free rod and reel. Some kids even get the chance to win a free bike in a raffle.

“They ask me what it costs for their kids to fish and I tell them all they have to do is get there,” Laumeyer said. “They also can’t believe they get a free rod and reel.” Continue reading

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Kiwanis Fall Kids Festival today at Jaycee Par

October 29, 2011 By MEGHAN McCOY – mmccoy@breezenewspapers.com , Cape Coral Daily Breeze The 14th annual Fall Kids Festival, which is sponsored by the Harney Point Kiwanis Club and Cape Coral Parks and Recreation Department, will grace Jaycee Park today. … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Dinner November 12, 2011 4PM at Cape Coral Kiwanis Hall

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THIS EVENT HAS BEEN Postponed until further NOTICE Join us for a full Spaghetti Dinner at the Cape Coral Kiwanis Hall! When: November 12, 2011 Time: 4pm Cost/Donation: $10 All proceeds to go to the building fund for improvements.  We … Continue reading

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Columbus Day Parade, fest, steps off today

October 8, 2011By MEGHAN McCOY (mmccoy@breezenewspapers.com) , Cape Coral Daily Breeze Food vendors will fill the streets of downtown Cape Coral today, offering some Italian favorites following the popular Columbus Day Parade. The parade will begin at 3 p.m. at … Continue reading

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