January 2017

—- Meeting schedule —- All meetings are at 7:15 am at the Community Center except as noted. Jan. 4: Night meeting at the Community Center 6:00pm with Sharon Ellis, “Positively Different” Jan. 11: Pat Greco, MF School Superintendent Jan 18: Students of the Month and JOOI Club Jan 25: Tony Patterson, Milwaukee Wave   —- […]

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December 2016

—- Meeting schedule —- All meetings are at 7:15 am at the Community Center except as noted. Dec. 7 Christmas Party at North Hills Country Club Dec. 14 Steve “The Homer” True Dec. 21 Students of the Month Dec. 28 *** No Meeting*** Jan. 4 Night meeting at the Community Center 6:00 pm. Sharon Ellis […]

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November 2016 | Vol. 44, No. 1

The Optimizer November 2016 Menomonee Falls Optimist Club —- Meeting schedule —- All meetings are at 7:15 am at the Community Center except as noted. Nov. 2 Night meeting at MFHS, meet in the libraryArrive at 6:00, meeting at 6:30Bob Vitale, principal, FBLA students, tour of the high school Nov. 9 Volleyball, Cross Country or […]

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May/June 2016 | Vol. 43, Nos. 8/9

From the President… Greetings Fellow Optimists, We have much to be grateful for as we roll into Summer. Your nominating committee has come up with an excellent list of candidates to fill leadership roles in the club. Chris O’Reilly Board Member, Tom Dueppen Board Member, Sue Carney Board Member, Wendysue Fluegge Board Member, Larry Podolske […]

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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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