Kiwanis - Serving the Children of the World
Putnam County
Serving the Children of the World


Avery Trace
Middle School

The Builders Club provides students with opportunities to
develop leadership, improve self-esteem, increase
civic engagement and learn life skills through service.
To learn more about the Builders Club, click here.

April 2015

Members talk about the club to their fellow students.

May 2015

Club officers and Faculty Adviser Jan Thorne show off the plaques awarded by Kiwanis Adviser Curtis Shinsky.

December 2014

A typical meeting of the club's
officers and members.


December 2014

Members put the finishing touches on a PowerPoint presentation that will be shown to their fellow students.

November 2014

Members set up a display in the school hallway to recruit their fellow students into their organization. 

May 2013

Builders Club painters work outside with the school tables and benches.

January 2013

Members diligently spruce up classrooms to make them 
conducive to learning.

October 2012

Members show off their school pride by chipping off gum on the school's sign.

December 2011

The first set of officers get to know the club's Kiwanis advisor Curtis Shinsky.

September 2011

Builders Club members crowd around 
faculty advisor Jan Thorne at their first club meeting.