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Cancellation Notice: We appreciate your patience and understanding as we do our best to follow the guidelines suggested by the WHO and follow the lead of the Town of Whitby. Please know that the Optimist Club of Brooklin is committed to the well-being and safety of all our members, volunteers, and the entire community. At this time we are cancelling the following events indicated by ** (two stars)

Youth Dances, Brooklin Community Centre, 8 Vipond Rd, 7:00-9:15  – 2021 dances continue every other Friday in the Brooklin Optimist Gymnasium, 8 Vipond Rd., Brooklin. $8 – (Currently suspended due to COVID-19 closures and safety distancing).

** Cancellation of events due to social distancing measure or closure of facilities according the guidelines set down by Durham Region Board of Health **


JUNE 2021
Jun 1, Here We Grow, seed planting and sunflower competition open
Jun 6, Bursary – Scholarship Applications Close
Jun 9, 7:30, Executive & Board Meeting, ZOOM Meeting.
Jun 21, Youth Appreciation Nomination close.
Jun 23, 6:30, Members & Volunteers Meeting (Zoom)
Jun 30-Jul 2, International Convention & Leadership Training Workshop, Hyatt Regency, Atlanta, GA

JULY 2021
Jul 5-Aug 27 (proposed) Summer Day Camp at Brooklin Memorial Park, 51 Winchester Rd E., Brooklin

AUGUST 2021
Aug 3-Aug 27 (proposed) Summer Day Camp at Brooklin Memorial Park, 51 Winchester Rd E., Brooklin
Aug 3-Aug 21 (proposed) Councillor in Training Workshop at Brooklin Memorial Park, 51 Winchester Rd E., Brooklin
Aug 8, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn, maybe?.
Aug 25, 7:30, Planning meeting, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Aug 27-29, District Conference & Leadership Training Workshop, Newmarket Optimist Hall, Holiday Inn Express.

SEPTEMBER 2021
Sep 5, 5:30pm-9pm, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Sep 8, 7:30, Executive & Board Meeting President, S/T, and directors on Zoom
Sep 10, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8) – cancelled
Sep 11, 10:00 am, Brooklin Harvest Festival, Grass Park, 41 Baldwin St. Brooklin – cancelled
Sep 22, 7:30, Members Meeting & New Board Induction on Zoom
Sep 24, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8) – cancelled

OCTOBER 2021
Oct 3, 5pm-9:30pm, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Oct 13, 7:30, Executive & Board Meeting & New Board Inductions, Brooklin Community Centre, Optimist Room. on Zoom
Oct 15, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Oct 27, 7:30, Members & Guests Social Night, location TBA, Refreshments, cash bar.
Oct 29, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)

NOVEMBER 2021
Nov 5-6, District Conference & Leadership Training Workshop,
Nov 7, 9:00pm-12:45am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Nov 10, 7:30, Executive & Board Meeting, on Zoom
Nov 12, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Nov 24, 7:00 pm Members Christmas Social
Nov 26, 6:00pm Brooklin’s Christmas in the Village Horse Drawn Wagon Rides.
Nov 26, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)

DECEMBER 2021
Dec 4, 9:00pm-12:45am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Dec 8, 7:30, Executive & Board Meeting. ZOOM
Dec 10, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Dec 19, 3:00, Santa’s Christmas Cavalcade, watch as the magic of Christmas comes to a street near you.

JANUARY 2022
Jan 2, 9:00pm-12:45am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Jan 12, 7:30, Executive & Board Meeting. Zoom.
Jan 26, 7:30, General Membership Meeting.

FEBRUARY 2022
Feb 4, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Feb 4-5, District Virtual Conference & Leadership Training Workshops,
Feb 6, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Feb 9, 7:30, Executive & Board Meeting, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Feb 18, 7:00 pm, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Feb 23, 7:30, Members Meetings, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.

MARCH 2022
Mar 4, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, New Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Mar 9, 7:30, Executive & Board Meetings, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Mar 13, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Mar 22, (Tuesday) 6:25pm, Public Speaking Contest for youth, Craft Room, BCCL, 8 Vipond St., Brooklin.

APRIL 2022
Apr 8, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Apr 10, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Apr 13, 7:00, Executive & Board Meeting, Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Apr 16, Easter Extravaganza, Vipond Arena, 51 Winchester Road East, Brooklin. Pre-register required.
Apr 22, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Apr 23, 10:00 am, Pitch in Brooklin/Vipond Road Clean Up. meet at Brooklin Optimist Park or in the parking lot of the Meadowcrest Public School, 12 Vipond Rd Brooklin
Apr 27, 7:30, Members Meeting & Election of Officers, ZOOM Meeting.

MAY 2022
May 4, Here We Grow – Urban Farming & Sustainable Living in Your Own Backyard
May 6, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
May 8, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
May 11, 7:30, Executive & Board Meeting, ZOOM Meeting.
May 6-7, District Conference & Oratorical Finals, Oakville/Burlington
May 20, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
May 25, 7:30, Members Meetings,

JUNE 2022
Jun 8, 7:30, Executive & Board of Directors Meeting, Zoom.
Jun 10, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8) hosted by the Youth Club.
Jun 12, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn .
Jun 22, 6:30, Members & Volunteers Meeting
Jun 29-Jul 1, International Convention & Leadership Training Workshop, Reno, NV

Email updates to: bwick@brooklinoptimist.org