Two New Members Inducted into Kiwanis
Two new members were welcomed into the Kiwanis Club of Rockland on
January 21, on the very day that Kiwanis International celebrated the
98th anniversary of its founding in 1915.
William 'Bill' Packard and Brooks 'Broo' Temple were officially
inducted into the club following a vote to accept their applications by
the board of directors at their monthly meeting on January 16th. Both
had attended several club meetings prior to applying for membership.
The initiation event, which took place during a weekly Kiwanis meeting
at the Samoset Resort in Rockport, was conducted by past lieutenant
governor and past president Keith Wass of Lincolnville. Following an
introduction by past president and past lieutenant governor Gordon Page
of Owls Head, who invited the pair to join the local service club, Wass
had Packard and Temple share in the reading of the Six Objects of
Packard, an author, entrepreneur and coach to small businesses, is the
founder and owner of bpackard.com and lives in Union with his wife
Kathleen. Temple, who resides in Lincolnville with his wife Jennifer
and their two young daughters, owns and operates Clean Bee Laundry in
The Kiwanis Club meets on a weekly basis to determine community service
projects and fundraising activities; to enjoy networking and fellowship
opportunities; and to develop leadership skills.
Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to changing
the world one child and one community at a time.
FMI: rocklandkiwanis.org, newenglandkiwanis.org, kiwanisone.org, or
contact any member of Kiwanis.