Archive For

November 2019

2020 Cops ‘n Cars for Kids Car Show

Welcome to the 2020 Cops ‘n Cars for Kids Car Show The Oviedo-Winter Springs Optimist Club needs your help! We are a nonprofit service organization comprised of community members who seek to improve their...

Cruisin’ For Kids Car Show And 5k Run

Come out to the annual Cruisin’ For Kids Car Show And 5k Run sponsored by the Optimist Club of Jackson County. Registration fees are used for Scholarships, Youth Activities, Christmas for families in need...

The Optimistic history of Neil Patrick Harris

Before he was Barney on “How I met your Mother,” he was “Doogie Howser, MD.” And before that, Neil Patrick Harris was a contestant in an Optimist Club Oratorical Contest. In 1992, Harris was...

Amendments Adopted at Convention

At the 2019 annual convention in Louisville, KY, the Clubs of Optimist International voted on amendments to the International constitution. Of the amendments presented to the delegates, these are the amendments adopted at Convention....

Optimists iMagine a year with Adrian

The Fall 2019 edition of the Optimist Magazine is available online now. Our International President Adrian Elcock is featured on the cover and in a great article inside. You’ve seen his energy and enthusiasm,...

Men’s Health Awareness Month begins

November begins Men’s Health Awareness month, though it goes by creative names like “No-shave November”, “Movember” & my personal favorite – “Mow-vember”. No matter the name, it is an annual event involving the growing...