Entries by Gettysburg Optimist

Optimist Parking for Wine & Music Festival

The Gettysburg Optimist Club will be parking cars during this year’s Wine and Music Festival this Saturday and Sunday September 7 & 8, 2018 at Gateway Theater.  The Optimist Club of Gettysburg is a 501c3 that strives to “bring out the best in kids” by providing local activities for youth.  Donations are being accepted.  All […]

September 5, 2018 Meeting Announcement

Hello Fellow Optimists: Our next meeting Sept. 5th at the Lake Heritage Pavilion will be our steak night. We need a head count before we order the steaks. Please reply if attending by Wed. Aug 28 to reserve your steak. This meeting Brian will cover our parking duties for the wine and music festival Sept […]

Tonight – Zone Meeting and Pig Roast

Come one. Come all.  Members, wives and Guests!!! Gather this evening at the Lake Heritage Pavilion with Optimistic individuals.  Tonight’s meeting agenda includes a zone meeting and pig roast.  Gathering starts at 6 PM with dinner served at 6:30.  See you there.

August 1, 2018 Meeting Minutes

The Optimist Club of Gettysburg met on Wednesday, August 1, 2018. Due to inclement weather we met at the Gettysburg Lutheran Seminary Refectory. President Dan Mattern welcomed (14) members. We opened the evening with all members reciting the pledge of allegiance and Dan giving the invocation. A lasagna dinner was enjoyed by all, thank you […]

Meeting Location Change

Hi Fellow Optimists: Due to 80% chance of thunderstorms tomorrow evening our meeting will be at the Refectory at 6pm with dinner 6:30. We will have nominations and election of officers for 2018/2019. Thanks and hope to see you tomorrow eve. Dan Mattern

Meeting Minutes July 18, 2018

The Optimist Club of Gettysburg met on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 for our summer picnic hosted at Sue and Wayne Hill’s residence. Wayne and Sue provided fresh chicken corn soup. Members provided covered dishes. After dinner Tom Barako challenged us with a game of trivia. Thank you again Wayne and Sue for hosting this social […]

July 18, 2018 Optimist Meetings

Hello Fellow Optimists: You don’t want to miss the Optimist summer picnic at Wayne and Sue Hill on Wednesday July 18. Wayne and Sue are making their famous chicken corn soup. We gather at 6 with dinner at 6:30 with lots of food and fellowship. If you would like to bring a covered dish that […]

Happy Fourth of July

              Hello Fellow Optimists; Just a reminder NO meeting Wednesday, July 4th.  Enjoy the holiday! Summer picnic will be Wednesday, July 18 at the home of Wayne and Sue. More info on this later. Thanks, Dan 

2018 Optimist Golf Fundraiser

The “Clyde E. Williams Jr. eighth annual Gettysburg Optimist Golf Tournament is set for Monday, 25 June, 2018 with tee off scheduled for 1:00 pm at the Links at Gettysburg.  This annual Golf Tournament features contests including a Longest Drive, Closest to the Pin, Green of Gold, and Putting contests with awards to the top three finishing […]