April 2016 | Volume 43, No. 7

From the President… The Optimist Club is ready for this great weather with Fishing and Golf events. Please help promote these events throughout the community and support them by bringing friends and new members. Your club, through your efforts has supported the following youth oriented programs in the community: $3,000 for the HS Weight Room […]

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March 2016 | Volume 43, No. 6

From the President… Greeting Optimist Friends, We continue to be blessed with some fun and rewarding meetings. The Speaker’s committee hit a home run with our night meeting with speaker Sandy Sullivan giving us an inside look at the Lombardi era Packers. The presentation was a hit! I understand Sandy sold quite a few of […]

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January/February 2016 | Volume 43, Nos. 4/5

From the Editor… In case you didn’t notice immediately, this Newsletter is a combined January/February issue. A confluence of factors delayed the release of the January issue, so we’ll combine these two and then move forward on a regular schedule for March. Speaking of regular schedules, I thought it would be beneficial to provide a […]

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December 2015 | Volume 43, No. 3

From the President… Greetings Optimist Friends, We are blessed with so many members who are hard workers, with a joyful heart. I wish to thank everyone for being a member of our club and your contributions to our community. Thank you, committee chairs and board members. It is always a pleasure to work with you. […]

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November 2015 | Volume 43, No. 2

 From the President… Greetings Optimist Friends, We are entering a new year and season for our club. On November 11th we had a fantastic Veteran’s Day program, thanks to Robyn, Sid, Larry B and JJ. I have received emails and comments that it was the best Optimist meeting they have ever attended. Add my name […]

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October 2015 | Volume 43, No. 1

From the President… I want to thank all of you for your support this past year.  I was a tremendous experience serving as your President and I couldn’t have done it without you. I have people ask me what the Optimist Club is all about and I tell them “we raise lots of money, we […]

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September 2015 | Volume 42, No. 12

From the President… I really love this time of year.  The air seems to be really crisp and clear, the leaves will start to turn color soon and it’s FOOTBALL SEASON.  What’s not to like? The goal for this month is increase the support for school extracurricular activities this school year.  Whether it’s sports, band, […]

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August 2015 | Volume 42, No. 11

From the President… I hope everyone is enjoying their summer as much as the MFHS Boys State Baseball Champions has. It’s been very exciting for the team, school and Menomonee Fall’s community. Congratulations to all involved! The goal for August focuses on your membership renewal. You should have or will be getting your 2015/2016 renewal […]

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July 2015 | Vol. 42, No. 10

From the President… It looks like summer is finally here. July is a great month; the days are long and there are so many things to do that sometimes we overlook the simple things. And that, my friends, leads to the goal for July. At least once this month, take time to take in both […]

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June 2015 | Volume 42, No. 9

From the President… I don’t know about you, but I firmly believe that it’s easier to be an optimist in summer than it is in winter. Hopefully, you are all having a great start to, with apologies to Andy Williams, “The most wonderful time of the year.” I want to thank members who came up […]

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