The East Missouri Optimist District Junior Golf Tournament was Wednesday, June 5 at Ste. Genevieve Golf Club. This was a qualifying golf tournament for the Optimist International Junior Golf Championships to be held at Trump National Doral Golf Club in Miami in July. Congratulations to all golfers who participated!
Thank you Joe Hatfield, East Missouri Optimist Junior Golf Chair, for conducting a great tournament!
Curt Hastie, winner of the boys 16-18 division, with Joe Hatfield.
Momo Kikuchi, winner of the girls 15-18 division, with Joe Hatfield.
By providing hope and positive vision, Optimists bring out the best in youth, our communities, and ourselves.
Optimist International will be recognized worldwide as the premier volunteer organization that values all children and helps them develop to their full potential.
To develop optimism as a philosophy of life utilizing the tenets of the Optimist Creed; to promote an active interest in good government and civic affairs; to inspire respect for the law; to promote patriotism and work for international accord and friendship among all people; to aid and encourage the development of youth, in the belief that the giving of one’s self in service to others will advance the well-being of humankind, community life and the world.
Lt. Gov. plan your Zone meetings for the year and send dates to Gov. Mary Hatfield; assist clubs with Optimist Club Goal Setting Plans
Clubs pay dues to OI and EMO
Clubs send your required club chair registrations to OI & OIF
REEL Optimism dates to be determined by OI
November 1, 2018
2017-2018 Lt. Gov. Completed 2017-2018 Honor Club Tracking Forms due to Chuck Schuder
November 2-3, 2018
1st Quarter District Conference, Quality Inn, Festus, MO
February 15, 2019
Clubs Form 990 due to IRS
February 15-16, 2019
Tri-District Centennial Conference, Adam’s Mark Hotel, Kansas City, MO
February 28, 2019
Clubs Winning Essays due to District Essay Chair, Elizabeth Sperry
March 21, 2019
Deadline Clubs send Oratorical and CCDHH winner packages to Zone Chair
April 1, 2019
Clubs pay dues to OI & EMO
April 15, 2019
Deadline Zone Oratorical and CCDHH winner packages to District Chairs John Strickland and Loretta Kelly
Deadline District Essay winner packages to OI
May 3-4, 2019
3rd Quarter District Conference, Crown Plaza St. Louis Airport, St. Louis, MO
District Oratorical and CCDHH Contests
District Essay Contest Winner presentation
Election of Lt. Gov.-Elects and nominations for Governor-Elect 2019-2020
May 15, 2019
Deadline District Oratorical and CCDHH winner packages to OI
May 20, 2019
Club Officer Elect Report and OIF Representative due to OI
June 30- July 2, 2019
Junior Optimist International Convention, Galt House, Louisville, KY
June 30- July 3, 2019
Optimist International Convention, Galt House, Louisville, KY
July 1, 2019
Club pay dues to OI
July 18-20, 2019
OI Regional and World Oratorical and CCDHH Contests at SLU
August 9-11, 2019
District Convention, Holiday Inn Executive Center, Columbia, MO
Election Governor-Elect 2019-2020
Club Scrapbook and Bulletin Contests
August 31, 2019
Club Annual Registration Report due to MO Secretary of State
Deadline Club President’s Citation information to OI
September 30, 2019
Deadline Club Pride Report to OI
Club pays dues to District and OI
November 1, 2019
2018-2098 Lt. Gov. Completed 2018-2019 Honor Club Tracking Forms due to Mary Hatfield