Oratorical Contest

2017 Oratorical Contest participants

Event details

  • Wednesday | March 21, 2018
  • 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  • North Middle School Library Media Center N88 W16750 Garfield Drive, Menomonee Falls, WI 53051


2017 Oratorical Contestants pictured from left to right: Raghav P, Optimist Member Dawn Mariscal, 2nd Place Finisher Sarah Booher, 1st Place Finisher Rohitha Punathil, Grace B, and Isra A. Rohitha received a $100 cash award and Sarah a $75 cash award from the club.


Optimist Oratorical Contest logoThe 2018 annual club Oratorical Contest will be taking place on Wednesday, March 21st starting @ 5:30 pm.  Students under the age of 18 and attending the Menomonee Falls School District are eligible to participate.  This year’s topic is “Where are My Roots of Optimism”.  Speeches must be between 4 to 5 minutes and are scored based on Poise, Content of Speech, Delivery & Presentation, and Overall Effectiveness.   Judges and volunteers are needed to help make this another one of our optimistically successful club events for the very talented students we support.  If you are interested in being a judge, please contact Dawn Mariscal by email @ dmariscal@wi.rr.com or by phone/text to (262)442-4952.  If you are interested in volunteering for registration or as a greeter, timekeeper, room monitor or tabulating, please contact Chris O’Reilly at mrsirish49@aol.com.


2018 Oratorical Contest Flyer

Oratorical Contest Chair: Chris O’Reilly