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.
Agenda Details (printable) Outline of the weekend program
(Pending) Service Project (printable)
Leadership Workshop 2014-2015
November 1, 2014 10:15am – 3:15pm (Lunch Provided) Incoming 2014–2015
President, Secretary, Treasurer, and Lieutenant Governors who did not attend
at Convention August 16 in Peterborough. Domenic Agostino Riverdale
Please confirm attendance with Michelle Stokes at 905-560-9808 or email@example.com, no later than Friday, October 24th.
Jack the Ripper Visits Burlington Optimists Nov 8th
Optimist Club of Burlington's Murder Mystery Dinner and Dance. This year's event will be held at the Burlington Seniors Centre on Saturday, November 8th. Tickets are $50 each and will include, dinner and the show. There will be lots of door prizes and silent auction items. Funds raised will go towards COLS and Food4Kids. Link to details.
This event is always a sellout, so get your tickets soon! Contact Marijke Coffa 905-580-0738 for more information.
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
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
The topic of “How Dreams Lead to Success” was well presented by the following students:
Congratulations to all the contestants from the District contest.
Essay Chairperson and Past Governor Terry Twocock
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.