Entries by Gettysburg Optimist

April 4, 2018 Meeting Minutes

The Gettysburg Optimist Club met on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at the Refectory. There were a total of 28 people in attendance (members and guests). President Dan Mattern opened the meeting at 7:05 pm with an Invocation and Pledge of Allegiance. This was followed by another excellent dinner provided by Biggerstaff’s Catering.  After dinner President […]

April 4, 2018 Membership Meeting

Hello Members, please attend the Apr 4 Optimist mtg. We have 6 presenters from the Outdoor Ed and RIF programs: middle school, James Gettys, Franklin Twp, Lincoln, St. Francis, and Headstart. Let’s show our appreciation for the people that provide these opportunities for the children in our community. Thank you. Daryl

2018 Optimist Oyster and Shrimp Feed a Success

The Gettysburg Optimist Club wants to THANK the Gettysburg community and the surrounding area for their support of our Oyster and Shrimp Feed held on March 24, 2018.  Once again, we sold out and filled the Gettysburg Fire Hall to capacity. It was great to see our patrons, friends, family, and members enjoying the day. Again, another […]

Optimist Oyster Feed

Calling all Gettysburg Optimists, Friday March 23, 6PM is preparation evening. Setting tables, banners, padding oysters, and all miscellaneous needs will be handled. For all first time and new members we are usually done by 8PM. Saturday March 24 is the big day. If you can be available from 9AM until 5PM we can use […]

Gettysburg Optimist Club to Make Special Announcement at this Year’s Oyster & Shrimp Feed

Optimist Club of Gettysburg Contact: Gettysburg Optimist Club                                                                  Tel: 717-220-3416 Optimist Email:gettysburgoptimist@gettysburgoptimist.com                                     Website: www.gettysburgoptimist.com FOR IMMEDIATE PRESS RELEASE Gettysburg Optimist Club to Make Special Announcement at this Year’s Oyster & Shrimp Feed Each spring in Gettysburg a popular tradition of good food, beverage and comradery takes place. The Gettysburg Optimist Club Oyster & Shrimp Feed […]

March 7, 2018 Meeting Minutes

The Optimist Club of Gettysburg met on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at the Gettysburg Lutheran Seminary Refectory.  A delicious lasagna dinner was prepared by Biggerstaff’s Catering. President Dan Mattern welcomed (16) members and (2) guests, Tom and Jane Collins. Dan opened the evening with the invocation and pledge. Dinner was served. Evening Agenda: Our guest […]

March 7, 2018 Meeting Announcement

The Optimist Club of Gettysburg meeting will be this Wednesday March 7th. We will be meeting at the Gettysburg Seminary Refectory, social 6PM and meeting 6:30 PM. We will have representatives joining us from Dollars for Scholars and will be receiving ($2,000.00) for scholarships. This will be our only formal meeting for the month of […]

February 7, 2018 Meeting Announcement

Hello Fellow Optimist : Reminder our meeting for Wednesday Feb 7 will start at 645pm at the Refectory with speaker Alex Hayes attending. Beat the winter blues and the Patriots loss or the Eagles win by socializing with fellow optimist. Hope to see you there. Optimistically!

February 7, 2018 Meeting Announcement

Reminder to all Optimists, Please note the time change for our next meeting on Wednesday evening February 7th. We will be meeting at the Gettysburg Seminary Refectory at 6:45 PM. Dinner will be served. Our guest speaker for the evening will be Alex Hayes, managing editor of the Gettysburg Times. Plan to join us for an evening […]

January 17, 2018 Meeting Minutes

The Optimist Club of Gettysburg met on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at the Gettysburg Lutheran Seminary Refectory.  A delicious shrimp pasta dinner was prepared by Biggerstaff Catering. President Dan Mattern welcomed (16) members and (2) guests. Dan opened the evening with the invocation and pledge. Dinner was served. Evening Agenda: Dan recognized our guests Chris […]