The Atlantic Central 86th District Convention will be hosted in Gettysburg on Friday, August 16 through Sunday, August 18 at the Eisenhower Hotel starting with registration at 4pm on August 16.  The theme of this years event will be “Get ready to run”! 

The Optimist Club of Gettysburg is planning on attending the event.  Members who are interested in attending are urged to contact Mark Cropp ( or Craig Sweet (  We will select a day and time for attendance that is convenient for all those who want to join us.  The deadline for registration is Wednesday, July 31 so please respond as soon as possible!

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It is time to join with our fellow Optimist of Pennsylvania to “Bring Out the Best in Kids”.