Tickets go on sale every year in the spring for the annual derby
raffle drawing. Tickets are available for members and nonmembers
alike from our Optimist Club members $1.00 each or 6 for $5.00. The winning tickets
are drawn from a hopper in late April or early May and the holders
of the tickets drawn will be notified.
If the winners are not a member of the Optimist Club, they will be
notified by phone.
THE ANNUAL OPTIMIST BENEFIT AUCTION
The event, held at the clubhouse in March or April is
preceded by a meal from 6pm-7pm. You can enjoy the
meal and/or view the goods to be auctioned during this time. The
auction begins at 7pm with professional auctioneers, Steve
Heil & Bruce Elder, leading the way.
OPTIMIST GOLF SCRAMBLE
This is a great time to get together, have a good time, eat,
drink, and play nine holes of golf. The NEW Location is at New
Albany Springs Golf Course (formerly , New Albany Country Club) at
1702 Graybrook Ln, New Albany, IN. Wednesday Nights with Shotgun Tee Offs starting at 6:00 pm for $25. (You can start earlier, if necessary by calling ahead) You get a cart, nine holes of golf, free brats and free hot dogs. Free golf trip given on July 13th to Belterra.
For more information contact Golf Committee:
Will Treitz 502-366-7177
Jerry Metzger 812-282-7403
Gil Daughterty 812-282-1770
Cary Hammond 812-949-5090
WAGON LOAD OF CHEER
Each year in late October tickets go on sale for
the annual Wagon Load Of Cheer drawing. The "Wagon Load" is
literally that, a toy wagon loaded with bottled and canned drinks,
gift certificates, canned goods, etc. Tickets are available to members and non-members
alike from Optimist Club members at
$1 each or 6 for $5. The winning ticket is drawn at the Annual
Christmas Party. If the
winner is not a member of the Optimist Club he/she will be notified