posted Dec 5, 2013, 6:57 AM by Randy Gignac
Regular meeting update

For those of you who missed yesterdays meeting you missed out on a great presentation by Tara Fried (Perpich).  Tara provided an overview of Too Sweet Cookie Company and an update on the merger of the Sons and Daughters organization with the Walsh Institute.  You also missed out on the samples from Too Sweet Cookie Company.  Here is a link to the Too Sweet Cookie Company Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/TooSweetCookieCompany

+++ Reminder the Annual Dearborn Optimist Holiday Party is this week Saturday December 7th +++

The party is this week Saturday December 7, 6 pm to midnight at Andiamo's Dearborn (Michigan Ave just east of Brady in West Dearborn).  Members and one guest cost $25 each additional guests are $50 per person.  Open bar and choice of Filet, Salmon or Chicken.  This is a great deal and a terrific party.  Their are a few spaces available — contact Jim O'Connor to make your reservation at 313-820-7967 cell or 313-943-2119 office.  

*** Member Incentive Program Kicked off and ENHANCED ***

The member attendance and new member incentive program kicked off at yesterdays meeting.  Here are the details.

The Dearborn Optimist Club Executive Committee is pleased to announce a member only exclusive offer available to all Dearborn Optimist Senior Club Members.  

Beginning with the December 4th meeting and at each and every subsiquent club meeting and special club events (see attached calendar)  members will have an opportunity to enter to win a $500 cash award plus registration to attend the Optimist International Annual meeting in Las Vegas on July 10-12, 2014.   Here is the link to the annual meeting posting at Optimist International.  


The winning ticket will be drawn at the clubs golf outing on Sunday, June 1.  If the member wins and opts not to attend the Optimist International Annual meeting then the cash award will be reduced to $150.

This offer is available to all Dearborn Optimist club members in good standing.  If you have not yet paid the 2013-2014 please contact Julie Walker at Fairlane Ford to make arrangement to do so. 

We are please to announce that President Barry Hawthorne has arranged to match the cash award with an additional $500 cash bonus.  So the total cash award for the winning entry will be $1,000 for the member attending the annual Optimist International conference or $150 if the member does not to attend the annual meeting!!