Cancellations due to Coronavirus

Cancellations due to Coronavirus

All Forsyth-Cumming Optimist Club meetings have been cancelled for the months of March, April, and May due to the COVID-19 virus. Committee and Board meetings will be held via Zoom. We will announce additional cancellations in this post as we learn of them.

The Zone Oratorical Contest on May 2nd was held via Zoom. The Area Oratorical Contest on May 16th was also held via Zoom. The District Contest scheduled for June 6th will either be in person at Carrolton, GA or via Zoom and will be determined as soon as possible.

The Oratorical Contest Winners Luncheon scheduled for April 17th has been postponed/cancelled.

The District Conference in Carrolton scheduled for April 25th has been cancelled.

The Spring Track and Field Day scheduled for May 2nd has been cancelled.

The Rising Student Award Breakfast scheduled for May 11th has been cancelled. Students that are chosen will still be recognized and receive their awards.

The Optimist International Convention scheduled for June 27-30th in Schaumburg, IL has been cancelled.

As we travel these uncharted waters, we will take any precautions necessary to make sure our members and those we serve stay healthy. We apologize for any inconveniences. Stay well!

Congrats to our Area Oratorical Contest Winner

Congrats to our Area Oratorical Contest Winner

Congratulations to Shirin Deepak – Denmark HS for winning the Area  Oratorical Contest on May 16!  She will be representing our club in the District Oratorical Contest on June 6th, either in person at Carrolton, GA or via Zoom.    Good luck, Shirin!

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Congratulations to our Essay Contest Winner!

Congratulations to our Essay Contest Winner!

Congratulations to Kennedy Nuckles – SFHS, who won the  Zone 3 Essay Contest! She will receive her plaque as soon as we are able to schedule after clearance from the coronavirus infection. 

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Click here for photos (absent from the awards ceremony was Evan Chen).