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February 2, 2019 Basketball

Reminder the Optimist Basketball season continues this Saturday, February 2nd. If we need to cancel practice due to weather we will post as soon as possible on our social media accounts as well as radio station, Froggy 107.7. As always, if your child cannot make a practice we understand. Safe travels. Grade 1-3 Boys 9-10am […]

2019 STARS Breakfast Rescheduled

Hello Optimists, I was informed today that the STARS breakfast scheduled for tomorrow, January 30, 2019 has been postponed.  The new date will be Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 8am.  The breakfast will be in the high school cafeteria and as of right now Tom Barako, Dan Mattern, and myself plan on attending.  I hope […]

January 26, 2019 Basketball

Reminder the Optimist Basketball season continues this Saturday. Saturday, January 26th— Grade 1-3 Boys 9-10am Grade 1-3 Girls 10-11am Grade 4-6 Boys 11-12pm Grade 4-6 Girls 12-1pm If you would still like to sign your child up please register with the following link: http://gettysburgoptimist.org/news/2018youthbasketball/  Paperwork MUST be filled out prior to participation. Click here to […]

Oyster Feed Announcement

Gettysburg’s most anticipated feast is accepting reservations. The Annual Gettysburg Optimist Oyster and Shrimp Feed has been scheduled for Saturday, March 16, 2019 between noon and 3 pm. Once again, this year’s popular event is at the Gettysburg Fire Hall located at 35 North Stratton Street, in Gettysburg. The annual All U Can Eat Oyster & Shrimp […]

Regular Meeting & Board Meeting Minutes January 16, 2019

The Optimist Club of Gettysburg met on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at the Gettysburg Lutheran Seminary Refectory.  A delicious roast turkey dinner with apple dumplings for dessert was prepared by Biggerstaff Catering. President Brian Skidmore welcomed (15) members. Brian opened the evening with the pledge of allegiance and gave the invocation. Business Meeting: Walt Jones […]

January 19, 2019 Basketball Photo Day

Reminder the Optimist Basketball season continues this Saturday. It is also Photo Day by Brienna Richelle Photography. Please remember to bring along your order form or arrive early to fill it out. Saturday, January 19th— Grade 1-3 Boys 9-10am Grade 1-3 Girls 10-11am Grade 4-6 Boys 11-12pm Grade 4-6 Girls 12-1pm If you would still […]

Inclement Weather Basketball Announcement

We closely monitoring the weather conditions for our weekend sessions.  Note that we are not in the habit of cancelling sessions.  However, safety is of utmost importance. If we feel that it is necessary to cancel any Optimist Basketball sessions due to weather, we will announce that on our website, Facebook, twitter, google+ and the […]

Optimist Basketball – Call for Coaches

Our 2019 Basketball Program is underway.  Due to an overwhelming turn out week after week, we are seeking additional parents or young adults that would be interested in assisting with Coaching. You don’t have to be a player or even know how to play.  Optimist members Mindy and Kris run the program and provide the instruction. […]

January 12, 2019 Basketball

Reminder the Optimist Basketball season continues this Saturday. Saturday, January 12th— Grade 1-3 Boys 9-10am Grade 1-3 Girls 10-11am Grade 4-6 Boys 11-12pm Grade 4-6 Girls 12-1pm If you would still like to sign your child up please register with the following link: http://gettysburgoptimist.org/news/2018youthbasketball/  Paperwork MUST be filled out prior to participation. Click here to […]