Central Ontario District #47
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Prince George Drive Etobicoke, ON
administrative division of Optimist International within geographical boundaries established by Optimist International.
District 1st Quarter Conference, Training Nov 14-15, 2014
Inn & Convention Centre, Burnham Rd. Cobourg, Ontario.
Service Project: Childhood Cancer Chair Annette Cowan has come up with a Campaign to run throughout this year, her goal is to make everyone save their nickels and donated them to Central Ontario Optimist “CHILDHOOD CANCER CAMPAIGN.”
Please have your Club Members save their nickels and bring them to every Quarter Board Meeting throughout this year and see if we all can make a difference in the lives of all the children out there who are fighting this terrible disease.
At this first Quarter Board’s in Cobourg this will be our “Service Project “to help Annette kick off the year with a bang. We will gladly take folding money as well. Download the poster. (PDF)
Optimist Club of Milton – Battle of the Magicians
Saturday Jan 31st, 2014 at 8:00 pm
Adults $35, Student/Senior: $32; Reserved Seating. Tickets available online or at the box office.
Get the details at www.optimistclubofmilton.org
Magicians : Edward Stone “Illusionist” vs. Ray Anderson “A Cool Magician”
Essay Topic “Optimism Should be a Priority”
For youth under the age of 19 who have not yet graduated from high school or equivalent are eligible to enter. Students must enter through an Optimist Club in their area who is hosting an essay contest. Club winners should receive medals. Clubs must have their winning entry to the District Chair Terry Twocock by Feb. 28, 2015 with all appropriate papers signed for the District judging. Contest information and applications may be obtained by going to Optimist International web site www.optimist.org/Essay. District prize is a $2,500 scholarship. If you have any concerns on the Essay Contest please feel free to contact Terry Twocock at 905-935-5724 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
District 2nd Quarter Conference & Awards Luncheon, Feb 27-28, 2015
Hotel Toronto East, 55 Hallcrown Place, Toronto, Ontario.
Optimist Jeopardy Board Game
Here is a link to the game (from Peterborough Convention):
Instructions (Word file .docx)
Central Ontario District Oratorical Contest Winners for 2013-14
The topic of “How My Passions Impact the World” was well presented by the following students:
We had 13 contestants from the District and congratulations to all the contestants from the District contest.
Chairperson Susan Montgomery
Optimist Insurance Now Under Canadian Administration
Good news, we now have insurance coverage customized to the needs of the Canadian Clubs. We have concluded a final agreement to provide Club Liability Coverage in Canada with Univesta as of May 1st, 2012. This is a Canadian program specifically for non-profit organizations.
In Canada, Clubs have additional coverage of Abuse & Molestation, and Directors and Officers liability "INCLUDED" in the general policy with UNIVESTA.