CAPITAL DISTRICT KIWANIS HISTORY

CLUBS, Divisions, Regions, Links, Leadership, People

FALLS CHURCH, VIRGINIA
Organized June 16, 1949. Chartered Sept. 14, 1949
Sponsors Fairlington, Arlington, Alexandria, Manassas, Woodbridge, VA
was Division 1 now Division 20
NoVa Region
Key #03340
105th District Club
Population (1949) 2,576
Resigned Charter 2004 - 2005

1949
(Volume 6)
President Arthur C. Stickley, II, Secretary Roy E. Connor
Membership June 15 - 29 , Attendance 66%

1950
President Arthur C. Stickley II, Secretary Roy E. Connor
Membership Jan 1 - 32, Attendance 73%

1951
(Volume 7)
President W. T. Austin, Secretary A. Burke Hertz
Membership Jan 1 - 29, Attendance 87%

Kiwanis Administration visits to other Kiwanis clubs bringing 41 members, traveling 188 miles one way. The following social events were enjoyed: Ladies nights, Inter-club dinners the Fair opening. There were 10 inductions of new members, 4 club programs on Kiwanis education and publicity through newspaper, bulletins, and radio.

Boys and Girls Work sponsored Boy Scout group 660, Cub Scout pack 660, and new Explorers Post for Boy Scouts. We sponsored Little League Baseball, and presented trophies. A National "Kids Day" celebration was held. We sponsored one boy to summer camp for three weeks and presented a trophy for school patrol.

Key Clubs sponsored club banquet with school as guests. College Day with speakers and representatives from different colleges, an intramural basketball tournament and participated with the senior class in selling Christmas trees.

Underprivileged Child sent 200 pairs of new shoes to Kansas City club for Mississippi flood victims. We held a clinic for babies and underprivileged families. Medical, surgical, and psychiatric services were given during the year.

Public and Business Affairs radio recordings were sponsored for 13 weeks on "Its Fun To Live In America." We sponsored 2 boys to AAA Patrol Safety School. We sponsored the Falls Church Fair for 4 days. Broadcasts were made over WFAX on Kiwanis and its activities in community.

Support of Churches and Their Spiritual Aims printed a spiritual message in weekly bulletin and arranged for religious leaders as speakers at club meetings.

1952
Division 10
President Robert Hunt M.D, Secretary Martin S. Collins Jr
Membership Jan 1 - 29

Paid dental bills and provided clinics for indigent children. Organized a Key Club. Spent $450 on the Kiwanis Little League Baseball Team. Sent 2,000 Christmas cards to Children's Hospitals.

1953
President Roy E. Connor, Secretary Martin S. Cotteni Jr
Membership Jan 1 - 32, Attendance 90%

1954
President John O. Wallace, Secretary Martin S. Cotteni Jr
Membership Jan 1 - 36, Attendance 92%
LG W. Ted Austin

1955
President Burke A. Hertz, Secretary Frank Escherick
Membership Jan 1 - 37, Attendance 94%

1956
President ?, Secretary

1957
President Frank L. Escherich, Secretary David F. MacGhee

1958
President Hugh J. Kerley, Secretary W. Ted Austin

1959
President William J. cooke, Secretary John A. Newman

1960
President Don R. Harris, Secretary John Ervin
LG Frank Escherich

1961
President John A. Newman, Secretary Smith L. Chappell

1962
President Leon Mason, Secretary Kermit E. DeHart

1963
President Lewis Scull, Secretary Horace E. Jones

1964
President Harry L. Campbell, Secretary Hugh Compton

1965
President Kermit DeHart, Secretary David F. MacGhee

1966
President Hugh W. Compton, Secretary David F. MacGhee

1967
President Robert M. Hutchison, Secretary Lewis Scull

1968
President David F. MacGhee, Secretary Frank Escherich
LG Kermit E. DeHart

1969
President Robert D. Fisher, Secretary William D. Rowe

1969 - 1970
President Halvor T. Darracott, Secretary David F. Mac Ghee

1970 - 1971
President Arthur L. Garner, Secretary David F. MacGhee

1971 - 1972
President Burton S. Carnegie, Secretary Richard O. Swim

1972 - 1973
President Myles S. Wahl, Secretary Kay K. Kobayashi

1973 - 1974
President Richard O. Swim, Secretary Alexander L. Paxson
Sponsor Vienna Club

1974 - 1975
President L. Guy Tippett, Jr, Secretary Lowelll J. Johnson

1975 - 1976
President Joseph T. Buck, Secretary Edward L. Johnson

1976 - 1977
Division 10 North
President A. Kent Kickey, Secretary William J. Madigan

1977 - 1978
President Blaine P. Fridlander, Secretary Key K. Kobayashi

1978 - 1979
Division 20
President William M. Britt, Secretary Harold B. Reniere

1979 - 1980
President William J. Madigan Jr, Secretary John W. Dear
LG Halvor T. Darracott

1980 - 1981
President J. Howe Brown, Secretary J. William Dear

1981 - 1982
President J. William Dear, Secretary Richard D. O'Mara

1982 - 1983
President Thomas W. McClure, Secretary Key K. Kobayashi

1983 - 1984
President Amos T. Camp, Secretary Key K. Kobayashi

1984 - 1985
President Robert Duchano, Secretary Key K. Kobayashi

1985 - 1986
President Robert M. Hayes, Secretary Key K. Kobayashi

1986 - 1987
President John T. Pyron Jr, Secretary Key K. Kobayashi
Sponsor Merrifield Club
LG Amos T. Camp

1987 - 1988
President Lewis C. Shepley, Secretary Key K. Kobayashi

1988 - 1989
President Joseph F. Nahan, Secretary Key K. Kobayashi

1989 - 1990
President William J. Cooke, Secretary Key K. Kobayashi

1990 - 1991
President Helen M. Conlon, Secretary Key K. Kobayashi

1991 - 1992
President Kevin P. McEvoy, Secretary Key K. Kobayashi
LG Lewis G. Shepley

1992 - 1993
President Sandra J. Cooke, Secretary Key K. Kobayashi
Membership Oct 1 - 24

1993 - 1994
President Raymond F. Fraley, Secretary Fred K. Murakami
Membership Oct 1 - 25

1994 - 1995
President Raymond F. Fraley, Secretary Catherine Phipps
Membership Oct 1 - 23

1995 - 1996
President Char Rhinehart, Secretary Helen M. Conlon
Membership Oct 1 - 25

1996 - 1997
President Howard J. Siberstein, Secretary Helen M. Conlon
Membership Oct 1 - 26

1997 - 1998
President Reb Kay Hollis, Secretary Char Rhinehart-Silberstein
Membership Oct 1 - 27

1998 - 1999
President Mary E. Green, Secretary Helen M. Conlon
Membership Oct 1 - 26

1999 - 2000
President Robert S. Day, Secretary Raymond F. Fraley
Membership Oct 1 - 21

2000 - 2001
President Robert S. Day, Secretary Raymond F. Fraley
Membership Oct 1 - 19

2001 - 2002
President Robert S. Day, Secretary Helen M. Conlon
Membership Oct 1 - 17, Attendance 60%

Year End: 35 Projects Completed, 13 Service Hours, $5,600 Spent, 3 Interclubs

2002 - 2003
President Robert Day, Secretary Helen Conlon
Membership Oct 1 - 17, Attendance 60%
Meet Wednesday 7:00 PM Anthony's

Year End: 14 Projects Completed, 6 Service Hours, $3,884 Spent, 4 Interclubs

2003 - 2004
President Robert Day, Secretary Helen Conlon
Membership Oct 1 - 18, Attendance 37%

Year End: 6 Projects Completed, 5 Service Hours, $8,027 Spent, 5 Interclubs

2004 - 2005
President Robert Day, Secretary Helen Conlon
Membership Oct 1 - 15, Attendance 42%
Meet (1st, 3rd) WEy 7:00 PM Anthony
Resigned Charter

Year End: 7 Projects Completed, 4 Service Hours, $4,930 Spent, 4 Interclubs