Programs


Youth T-ball Program
This program is run for children ages 4-6 starting in May and running 6 weeks.  Games are played on Saturday mornings at the Kutztown Park multi-purpose field.  

2017 Registration & Details

 Contact: Mike Ciamacco at: 610-360-5152 or mciamock123@gmail.com

Oratorical Contest
Held annually each Spring involving Oratorical Themes based upon the Optimist Philosophy

This year's Oratorical Contest topic is: "What the World Gains from Optimisim”

Contest to be held on March 28th 7:00 at Kutztown Middle School Library

Deadline:  Contestants may show up the night of the contest to enter or mail applications to Rob DeVall @ 327 East Main Street, Kutztown, PA 19530.

Top prize: $500 savings bond and an opportunity to compete at the district level for a chance to win a college scholarship.

Entry Form 

Essay Contest
Held annually each Spring involving Essay Themes based upon the Optimist Creed. 

This year's Essay Contest topic is: “Chasing Optimism in the Face of Challenges"

Congratulations to this year's winner - Amanda Remick

Top prize: $500 savings bond and essay sent to district level to compete for college scholarships

Entry Form 


Annual Golf Tournament

This annual fund raiser is typically held the 3rd Saturday in May
Shotgun, Four Person Scramble

Contact: Andy O' Neil 484-769-2411

Photo Contest
Open to students from 6th to 12th Grades

Awards: All prizes will be gift cards to Dan’s Camera City located in Allentown. First prize is $100. Second prize is $50. Third prize is $25.

Deadline: Photographs are to be sent to the Optimist Photography Contest Chair by Saturday, May 30.

Youth Basketball Program
This program is run each Fall/Winter for children in grades 3 - 6 in the Kutztown Area School District. Separately run Boys and Girls Programs.       
Contact: Hugh Smith - 610.756.4440
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