Club News

36th Annual Shrimpfest Gala - Tickets Now Available - 05/25/2017
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Tickets are now available online or by phone at 905-827-1272 for our 36th Annual Shrimpfest Gala. Join us for our 36th Annual Shrimpfest Gala on Friday, September 29th, 2017 at Le Dome Banquet Hall in Oakville. Enjoy our popular Pick 'n' Spin game, the great Silent Auction and the free Photo Booth.  The all-you-can-eat shrimp (roast beef alternate) with all the fixings are absolutely scrumptious. After dinner, dance away the evening to the music of the returning, popular band, Plan B. Can't wait to see you there. Tickets sell out quickly! Read more about this incredible event here!


Chartered New JOI Club of Oak Park - 05/22/2017
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May 18th was the Charter Party of the new Junior Optimist Club of Oak Park. They are a Junior JR Optimist Club of students in Grades 6 to 8. It was a great evening, attended by parents, Optimists, our District Governor Mac Rumble and Michelle Knoll, Executive Director of Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre. Special congratulations to our new JOI members, Amber, Daisy, Megan, Juliana, Janice, Laraib and Eliana. Huge thank you to their JOI Advisors, Optimists Anna and Debbie. Thank you as well to the Optimist Club of Oakville members for supporting this new Club and to Oak Park Neighbourhood Centre for providing us with meeting space. It really does take a village...We all look forward to the accomplishments...


Chartered New Mississauga JOI Club - 05/16/2017
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On Monday, May 15th, the new Junior Optimist Club of MIssissauga received their Charter, Banner and Certificates at their Charter Party. The Optimist Clubs of Oakville and Etobicoke jointly sponsored this new Junior Optimist Club (JOI). Members from both Optimist Clubs and our Central Governor Mac Rumble attended the festivities. Congratulations to everyone including their JOI Advisors Optimists Vy Dzemionas (Oakville) and Barbara Holly (Etobicoke).