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Youth Dances, Brooklin Community Centre, 8 Vipond Rd, 7:00-9:15  – 2022 dances resume every other Friday in the Brooklin Optimist Gymnasium, 8 Vipond Rd., Brooklin. $10



NOVEMBER 2022
Nov 4-5, District Conference & Leadership Training Workshop, Ramada Hotel, Cornwall
Nov 9, 7:30, Business Meeting, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Nov 11, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-7)
Nov 13, 9:00pm-12:45am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Nov 23, 7:00 pm Members Christmas Social, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Nov 25, 6:00pm Brooklin’s Christmas in the Village Horse Drawn Wagon Rides.

DECEMBER 2022
Dec 9, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-7)
Dec 18, 2:00, Optimist Whitby Santa Claus Parade, watch as the magic of Christmas comes to a street near you.
Dec 11, 9:00pm-12:45am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Dec 14, 7:30, Business Meeting, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.

JANUARY 2023
Jan 8, 9:00pm-12:45am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Jan 11, 7:30, Business Meeting, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Jan 13, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-7)
Jan 25, 7:30, General Membership gathering. Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Jan 27, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-7)

FEBRUARY 2023
Feb (3-4 or 10-11), District Virtual Conference & Leadership Training Workshops, Newmarket Optimist Youth Centre
Feb 8, 7:30, Business Meeting, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Feb 10, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-7)
Feb 12, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Feb 22, 7:30, Essay Contest presentations & member’s gatherings, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor. Topic: “Who is the Everyday Hero that Brings Out the Optimism in You?”
Feb 24, 7:00 pm, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-7)

MARCH 2023
Mar 8, 7:30, Business Meeting, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Mar 10, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, New Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-7)
Mar 12, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Mar 22, (Wednesday) 6:25pm, Public Speaking Contest for youth, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.. Topic: “Discovering the Optimism within Me. “

APRIL 2023
Apr 9, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Apr 8?, Easter Extravaganza, Vipond Arena, 51 Winchester Road East, Brooklin. Pre-register required.
Apr 12, 7:00, Business Meeting, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Apr 14, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-7)
Apr 22, 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 26, 7:30, Election of Officers for Oct 2023 & members gathering, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Apr 28, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-7)

MAY 2023
May 5-6, District Conference & Oratorical Finals, Oakville
May 9, Here We Grow – Urban Farming & Sustainable Living in Your Own Backyard
May 10, 7:30, Business Meeting, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
May 12, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-7)
May 14, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
May 24, 7:30, Member’s gathering (Speaker or theme to be arranged.), Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
May 26, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-7)

JUNE 2023
Jun 9?, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-7) hosted by the Youth Club.
Jun 11, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn .
Jun 14, 7:30, Business Meeting, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Jun 28, 6:30, Members & Volunteers appreciation BBQ, Brooklin Community Centre
Jun 30-Jul 4, International Convention & Leadership Training Workshop, Arlington Virginia

JULY 2023
Jul 3-Aug 11, Summer Day Camp at Brooklin Memorial Park, 67 Winchester Rd E., Brooklin
Jul 9, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn 

AUGUST 2023
Aug 1-25, Summer Day Camp at Brooklin Memorial Park, 67 Winchester Rd E., Brooklin
Aug 1-Aug 18, Councillor in Training Workshop at Brooklin Memorial Park, 67 Winchester Rd E., Brooklin
Aug 9, 7:30, Planning meeting for Harvest Festival, Youth Dances and 2022-2023 year. Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Aug 11-13, District Conference & Leadership Training Workshop, Casino Rama
Aug 13, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn

SEPTEMBER 2023
Sep 10, 9:00pm-midnight, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Sep 13, 7:30, Business Meeting, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Sep 15, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-7)
Sep 16, 10:00 am, Brooklin Harvest Festival, Grass Park, 41 Baldwin St. Brooklin
Sep 27, 7:30, Members gathering & New Board of Directors Induction celebration, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Sep 29, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-7)

OCTOBER 2023
Oct 8, 9:00pm-12:45am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Oct 11, 7:30, Business Meeting, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Oct 13, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-7)
Oct 25, 7:30, Members & Guests Social Night, Brooklin Pub, Refreshments, cash bar. 7:30-9:00
Oct 27, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-7)

Email updates to: bwick@brooklinoptimist.org