The Hope Kiwanis Club heard from Karen Mitchell Smith on Tuesday April 5th. Smith talked about her work with the local swim team. The team is in a building mode and it is made up of youth aged 18 and under. The team members learn 4 strokes, the American Crawl, the Backstroke, the Breaststroke, and the Fly. The team is planning to have a swim meet this year in Hope in the summer. The team is part of the South Arkansas Swim Association. Hope is one of ten teams.