Here are a few of the upcoming Optimist Club of Gettysburg Fundraising projects for the first half of 2014. Be sure to mark your calendars with the following event dates and come on out and help the “Friends of Youth”.

Hoss’s and the Optimist

What a great way to take your family to lunch or dinner and help the fund raising efforts of The Optimist Club of Gettysburg.  We are excited to team up with Hoss’s Steak and Sea House to raise money for youth activities. Please consider visiting the Gettysburg Hoss’s location on one of the following dates:

Friday, February 7, 2014

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Saturday, May 24, 2014

  A paper must be printed and presented at ordering to ensure 20% of the proceeds are donated to the Optimist Club of Gettysburg.  Official papers can be printed from our website.

The Optimist Club of Gettysburg Annual Oyster and Shrimp Feed

East coast supplies of shrimp and oysters will soon diminish as the time for Gettysburg’s most anticipated feast approaches.  The Annual Gettysburg Optimist Oyster and Shrimp Feed has been scheduled for Saturday, March 8, 2014 between noon and 3 pm.  This year the popular event moves to the Gettysburg Fire Hall located at 35 North Stratton Street, in Gettysburg.  The annual All U Can Eat Oyster & Shrimp Feed includes oysters (raw, steamed, stewed, and fried), steamed shrimp, ham, steak fries, beverages, and desserts for a donation of $35 per person! For more information, visit

The Fourth Annual Gettysburg Optimist Golf Tournament

The Optimist Club of Gettysburg is planning one of the most popular golf outings of the year. The 2014 Annual Golf Tournament  will be held at the Links at Gettysburg on Thursday, May 22, 2014.  A scramble format will tee off at 1:00pm.  Cost is $85 per player or $300 per foursome.  Contests include longest drive, closest to pin, green of gold and putting contest.  Dinner is included with the purchase of a play.  Sponsorship opportunities are available.  For more information visit