Come! Create new exciting memories that you will be able to hold on to for a lifetime.
Come! You’re a good optimist but even you can admit that you could be better. Come and be inspired.
Come to convention because the more you know, the more you can do for our youth and yourself.
Come! Witness the first steps taken by the 2014/15 STEP BY STEP Team.
Come! You know you want to!
- DST Treasa
Contact Optimist Diana
Email: email@example.com | Tel: 1 876 843 1545/1 876 843 4255
Hotel Reservations at the Convention Hotel
Remember that many of the add-on activities for this convention will take place at the Convention Hotel.
To have access to everything your best bet is to stay onsite and IT IS affordable if you share the room with two other people.
More than five great meals, entertainment, a bed and unlimited interaction with fellow Optimists for US$100.00 per person.
Travelling with the group from Kingston?
Contact Past Governor Cecille.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Tel: 1 876 764 1225/1 876 379 8541
To take part in the voting process, clubs must have paid all dues for the first two quarters.
The list of eligible clubs will be read prior to elections and only qualified clubs will be given voting cards at registration.
Saturday August 9 Morning
7:30 – 8:30 Registration
7:40 – 8:45 Executive Meeting
7:50 – 9:00 Workshop 1
- Optimism & Attitude with PG Joe
- Communication – The key!
This two part workshop is designed to assist anyone who presently holds a leadership position in their club or who will be holding one in the future. Calling all Club Presidents, President-elects, VPs and VP elects, S/Ts and S/T Designates, current and future chairpersons, and all those who understand the importance of contributing to the process of leadership.
9:10 – 10:30 Opening Session
Guest Speaker/Presenter – International President-Elect Dave Bruns
- “The 10 Commandments for running a district.”
10:30 – 10: 50 Mid-Morning Snack
10:50 – 12:15 Business Session 1 and Board of Directors Meeting
- Confirmation of LTGs and election of Governor-Elect
12:15 – 1:15 Training of Incoming Officers Part 1
- Presidents & LtGs (combined)
- Secretary-Treasurers’ Training (PG Gene and PDST Latoya)
12:15 – 1:15 Workshop 2
1:15 – 2:30 LUNCH
2:30 – 4:00 General Session
- Installation of 2014/15 Step By Step Team
4:00 – 5:45 Training of Incoming Officers Part 2
4:00 – 5:30 Workshop 3
- Money Matters! … does it ever!?? with PG Joe
This workshop will incorporate two vital aspects of money management:
- Managing your personal finances; and Ways to save and ways to invest.
- Funding club projects through OI Grants and by identifying other regional and international funding agencies and opportunities.
Saturday August 9 Evening Activities TBA
Sunday August 10 Morning
7:30 – 8:15 Sunrise Praise & Worship
Share another member’s success story with all of us and lets join hands and give thanks.
8:30 – 9:30 Breakfast
9:30 – 10:30 It only takes a spark …
Sign up to spend quality one on one time with the District Stars who have shone brightly over the years. Listen to their stories and seek their advice.