Events Bulletin

Upcoming Events 

Evening of Celebration

for Optimist President Tracey Huxley

Please join us in a celebration for Optimist President Tracey Huxley on Saturday, November 11, 2023 in Grand Bend, Ontario.

Saturday, November 11, 2023

Oakwood Inn, Grand Bend, Ontario

5 pm - 12 am

Tickets $80

Cash bar

Reception 5 pm - Dinner 6 pm

Dinner consists of:


Choice of

Vegetarian Risotto * Chicken * Beef * Salmon


Music 8 pm - 12 am

Tickets may be purchased by transfer or cash. The ticket deadline is October 16, 2023. Contact to reserve your space!

If you need accommodations, hotel reservations can be made directly with the Oakwood Inn by going to or by calling 519-238-2324.

Request a visit from President Tracey Huxley

President Tracey would love to come out to one of your club events. Click here to request a visit!

Midwestern Ontario District Club Activities

Optimist Club of Downie

Children's Christmas Party

Saturday, December 2, 2023

Downie Optimist Community Centre

3185 County Road 122 St. Pauls

Pizza will be served at 11:45 am, with entertainment to follow.

Santa will be arriving at 1 pm!

Please be sure to RSVP as soon as possible and no later than Friday, November 17, 2023, to Optimist Member Elton Baker at 519-393-5699 or

Please include the child's name, age, and gender

You can download our poster to print off and hang at your workplace by clicking here