By providing hope and positive vision, Optimists bring out the best in youth, our communities, and ourselves.
Saturday December 8, 2018
9:00am - 11:00am
Knox Presbyterian Church
Spend breakfast with Santa and be able to tell him your wish list.
Deadline is Jan. 15, 2019Your chance to compete for a Post-Secondary Education Scholarship of $2,500!
Deadline is Feb. 2, 2019‘Is There a Fine Line Between Optimism
and Reality?’Opportunity to receive$2,500 - $25,000
Sat. February 16, 2019The Chicken and Rib dinner is an annual event to raise money for the Mitchell Optimists.
March 25 - April 5, 2019Our community music festival is open to young people up to and including secondary students enrolled in the school year of the 2018 competitive session for adult/cross generational increased participation.
Baseball program for children and adults, ages 6 and up, with cognitive and physical disabilities, from Perth and Huron counties.
The Bike Rodeo is a program to teach kids all about bike safety.
A fun night out at the Clinton Raceway.
Monthly Bingo's are held to raise money for the Mitchell Optmiists.
Each year the Mitchell Optimist Club sponsors events for the youth of West Perth. Clubs recognize local youth for their efforts in the arts, athletics, academics and community service work.
The annual Fashion Show is held at the Mitchell Community centre.
Spooktakular was started in the bush at the end of Vorstenbosch Ave. in 2009 by Bert & Audrey Vorstenbosch. By 2010 the Mitchell Optimists were asked to help. Over the past we have enjoyed help from the Sebringville Optimists as well as some very capable volunteers from the Mitchell District High School and other volunteers.