Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Q3 Zone Meeting Invitation

Hi fellow Optimists.

The 3rd Quarter Zone meeting is scheduled for April 21st, 2013:

  • Host Club:  Edmonton Beverly Optimist Club
  • Location: Maple Leaf Athletic Club
  • Address:  12133 67th Street NW, Edmonton
  • Start Time:  10 am

The meeting will consist of:
  • club reports, 
  • a workshop on Internet safety, 
  • election for the next LG, and
  • lunch will follow the meeting.

All Optimists are urged to attend and partake in the workshop, vote in the LG election and enjoy a healthy lunch.

 Yours in Optimism
 Geoff Connor

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Remembering Past LG Muriel Crowther

It is with sadness that we inform you that Past Lieutenant Governor Muriel Crowther passed away peacefully at the age of 67 on Saturday, January 26, 2013.  Muriel was a past member of the St. Albert Optimist Club and served as Lieutenant Governor of Zone 5.  Muriel helped organize the Optimist Float for Klondike Days in they early 2000 era. She will be remembered for her infectious smile and hearty laugh in addition to her contribution to the youth in our communities.

She is survived by her children Warren, Karyn, Janice, Brenda and Warren; siblings, Esther, Gordon, Vernon, Gert and Sonny and nieces and nephews.

Memorial Service on Saturday, February 2 at 1:00 p.m. at Centre for Spiritual Living, 10580 - 113 Street, Edmonton.  In lieu of flowers, donations would be appreciated. Please send to Norwood Palliative Care at 10410 - 111 Avenue, Edmonton, AB, T5G 3A2.

Submitted by past Governor Keivin Wallace

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Update Q1/Q2 Zone Meeting Invitation

Hi fellow Optimists.

The Zone meeting originally scheduled for November 25th has been rescheduled for Saturday, January 12th, 2013:

This will be a combined 1st and 2nd Quarter Zone meeting.

The meeting will consist of:
  • club reports, 
  • a guest speaker, 
  •  50/50 draw and door prizes, and
  • lunch will follow the meeting.
Guest Speaker:  Brett Gore from the Edmonton office of the Duke of Edinburgh Awards Program will provide a short presentation on the Awards program and how it benefits the youth in our local community.

I ask that as many club members as possible attend this meeting and participate in meeting activities.

Yours in Optimist
Geoff Connor - LG Zone 5