Author Archives: Danny Halpin

Grandview Kinsmen host Countryfest celebration and raise $35000

Earlier this year Countryfest held a competition to give a Charlie Major and George Canyon show to one lucky community in Manitoba. The Grandview Kinsmen pulled the majority votes and won the concert for May long weekend and it was a major success. Grandview Kinsmen with the help of Dauphin’s Countryfest are pleased to announced that they have raised $35,000 for their organization. These […]

Award winners at District Convention 2019

On May 25, 2019 at the awards Gala at District Convention in Wasagaming, clubs and members were presented with awards celebrating their achievements this year.  Congratulations to all the winners! Kinette Service Award – Stonewall Kinettes Spiirt of Kin Award – Flin Flon Kinsmen & Kinettes Sr Kinsmen Bulletin – Danny Halpin, The Pas Kinsmen […]

Grandview Kinsmen hold successful 2nd Annual Casino Night

On Saturday, January 19, The Grandview Kinsmen held a charity Casino and Poker Night.  Approximately 75 people were in attendance, including Governor Tim and Vice Governor Kevin, as well as a delegation of other Kinsmen from The Pas. The event itself consisted of table and wheel games rented from CB Casino Rentals in Brandon.  This […]

Highlights of the 2018 Kin National Convention in Sarnia, Ontario

On August 15-18, 19 members of District 2 made the long voyage to Sarnia, Ontario for Kin Canada’s 98th annual National Convention.  For many, it was their first convention, and their experiences over the weekend will surely not be forgotten for some time. District 2 once again showed why they are known as one of […]

Hill City Kinsmen Hold Successful “Fans Lending Hands” Dinner to Support Local Camp

On May 5, Governor Dave was in Thunder Bay to attend Thunder Bay Hill City Kinsmen’s 7th annual “Fans Lending Hands” dinner which is held annually to support local causes.  This year, the beneficiaries of the event were “Our Kids Count”, and “Wilderness Discovery Handicapable Centre” . The Wilderness Discovery camp is a facility located […]

The Pas Kinettes Celebrate Their Charter Gala on April 28

Nearly 100 Kin members from across District 2 were in the Pas to celebrate D2’s newest club, The Pas Kinettes.  The evening included a dinner and dance, as well as introductions and welcome remarks from club and district officers.  At the gala, three new Kinette members were initiated into the club.  This gala was a […]