Pekin AMBUCS Newsletter • Issue 14: 2014-2015
2014 Annual Christmas Party -
And, it's Ladies' Night!!
Mashie's in Sunset Hills
Doors open at 6:00pm
Dinner served at 6:30pm
Bring $10 gift exchange item for a guy/gal.
The annual Christmas party will be highlighted with some gift exchanges (lady for a lady, guy for a guy) with an approximate $10 value each.
There will also be donations accepted towards a holiday AmTryke presentation. This will truly make a wonderful Christmas present for the recipient.
Will our Santas show up?
Pekin AMBUCS' Finest reported on their recent trip to the National Convention
in St. Louis.
Jay Hall and his guest Jason Cooley from Creatons by Cooley.
Liam and Ethan get their new AmTrykes
Greg Neaveill, Dennis Barron and Jay Hall all attended a presentation and fitting at Easter Seals on Monday December 1st. Liam and Ethan from Canton were the recipients. They both have CP and have been sharing an Amtryke for the last 5 years that they have outgrown and donated back to us for repurpose. Greg Neaveill and Dennis Barron delivered the two bikes from Easter Seals to Canton after the presentations.
Andrew Streitmatter gets his new AmTryke on Thursday, December 4
There was one child who was 6 days old that was unavailable (nom-nom-nom) for a bear during our visit by Jay Hall. The bear will be delivered by the nurse at a more convenient time.
Our GoodBear Representative for December 9 is Bob Schmidt.
Check your GoodBear Schedule for the year that Dennis Barron e-mailed to all Club members.
Larry Truckenmiller Makes the News!
2014-2015 AMBUCS Secretary is Dave Craig.
Wednesday, January 28
Bradley Braves vs. Drake University
2015 Central Regional Spring Conference
Friday, May 1
44th Annual Pekin AMBUCS Charity Auction
If you have ideas for future programs, please contact Dennis Barron at
Dennis.Barron@AmWater.com or 202-8143.
The new editor for our newsletter is
Click here to read the AMBUCS District 4C Governors 3rd Quarter Newsletter (February 2014).
What are our AMBUCS neighbors in Bloomington/Normal doing? Find out at the website - http://www.cornbeltambucs.org. They give away AmTrykes but they also like to build ramps.
Check out their Newsletter -
Pediatrics 4 North
Before you go, call
to make sure there are children on the floor. GoodBears and get well cards will be at the nurses' station.
We need people for
the open days!