Last Updated: June 8, 2014
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2014 Cheerleading Information Session and Sign Ups
There will be a cheerleading information and sign up session this Sunday, May 4, 2014 at 2pm at Belmont Four Square Church. For more information please contact Crystal Howe at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 704-813-9039.
Belmont Optimist Golf Tournament
*Saturday, June 7, 2014 *Catawba Creek Golf Course, Gastonia, NC *2:00 pm Shotgun Start
Cost: $200 per team
Mulligans- $5, limit two Skirts- $5 Buy three-$13
-----Trophies will be awarded for: 1st, 2nd, and last place. Also awarded: Closest to the pin and longest drive. Lunch will be served to golfers.
For tournament registration and hole sponsorships call:
Kelvin Reagan: 704-608-5767 Crystal Howe: 704-813-9039
Click here for printable registration form.
Regional Oratorical Contest
Congratulations to West Russell who finished in first place in the Regional Oratorical Contest, hosted by the Lenior Optimist Club. West will now move on to the WNC District Contest on May 17th, and a chance to earn a $2500 college scholarship. We wish West the best of luck!
On March 27th, The Belmont Optimist Club hosted it's 50th Annual Oratorical Contest.
Students under the age of 19 who have not yet graduated from high school, or the equivalent, and who are educated in the United States, Canada or the Caribbean were eligible. This year's topic was titled, “How My Passions Impact the World”. Our Gold Medallion winners will compete on April 27 at the WNC District 2 Contest for the chance to advance to the WNC Regional Contest and a $2500 scholarship.
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING STUDENTS IN THE 5OTH BELMONT OPTIMIST ORATORICAL CONTEST
|Purposes of the Optimist Club
To promote an active interest in good government and civic affairs;
To inspire respect for the law;
To promote patriotism and work for international accord and friendship among all people;
To aid and encourage the development of youth, in the belief that the giving of one's self in service to others will advance the well-being of humankind, community life and the world.
Belmont Optimist Information
Join today!For an application, click on the handout tab from the menu to download your application.
The cost is $25 per quarter, which includes light refreshments at every monthly meeting.
The Belmont Optimist supports our teams through the Pop Warner football/cheerleading programs. Also, throughout the year, the Optimist sponsors the Belmont Little League Baseball, Belmont Parks and Rec. Basketball, the student oratorical contest, essay contest, Respect the Law, and more.
GET INVOLVED!! IT'S FOR THE KIDS!!
PO Box 1333
Belmont, N.C. 28012
2014 Meeting Dates
Happy New Year’s Optimist Members!
Our first meeting of 2014 will be Jan 13, 7:30PM at Belmont Foursquare Church. Light refreshments will be served.
Meeting dates for 2014 have been set. Please mark your calendars.
Jan 13th – New Officer Installations
March 27th – Oratorical Contest and Essay Contest.
**** Date Change May 19th – Law Enforcement
Aug 11th – Optimist of Year
Dec 8th - Holiday Dinner
To be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind.
To talk health, happiness and prosperity to every person you meet.
To make all your friends feel that there is something in them.
To look at the sunny side of everything and make your optimism come true.
To think only of the best, to work only for the best, and to expect only the best.
To be just as enthusiastic about the success of others as you are about your own.
To forget the mistakes of the past and press on to the greater achievements of the future.
To wear a cheerful countenance at all times and give every living creature you meet a smile.
To give so much time to the improvement of yourself that you have no time to criticize others.
To be too large for worry, too noble for anger, too strong for fear, and too happy to permit the presence of trouble.