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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 2020 dances continue every other Friday in the Brooklin Optimist Gymnasium, 8 Vipond Rd., Brooklin. $8

** Cancelled due to social distancing measure or closure of facilities

SEPTEMBER 2020
Sep 6, 5:30pm-9pm, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Sep 9, 7:30, Executive Meeting President, S/T, and directors on Zoom
Sep 11, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8) – cancelled
Sep 12, 9:00 am Gigantic Yard Sale, 1120 Conlin Rd E, Oshawa, to raise funds for a new Rainbow Optimist Club
Sep 12, 10:00 am, Brooklin Harvest Festival, Grass Park, 41 Baldwin St. Brooklin – cancelled
Sep 23, 7:30, Members Meeting & New Board Induction on Zoom
Sep 25, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8) – cancelled

OCTOBER 2020
Oct 4, 5pm-9:30pm, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Oct 14, 7:30, Club Meeting & New Board Inductions, Brooklin Community Centre, Optimist Room. on Zoom
Oct 16, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Oct 28, 7:30, Members & Guests Social Night, location TBA, Refreshments, cash bar.
Oct 30, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)

NOVEMBER 2020
Nov 8, 5pm-9:30pm, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Nov 6, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Nov 6-7, District Conference & Leadership Training Workshop, Newmarket Optimist Hall.
Nov 11, 7:30, Executive Meeting, Brooklin Community Centre, Optimist Room. on Zoom
Nov 20, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Nov 25, 7:00 pm Members Christmas Social
Nov 27, 6:00pm Brooklin’s Christmas in the Village Horse Drawn Wagon Rides.– cancelled
Nov 29, 8:30am and 10:30am, Breakfast with Santa, Multipurpose Room, Brooklin Community Centre, 8 Vipond Rd.

DECEMBER 2020
Dec 4, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Dec 5, 5pm-9:30pm, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Dec 5, 10:00am, Whitby Santa Claus Parade, Manning St & Brock St. – cancelled
Dec 9, 6:30, Executive Board Meeting. BCCL Optimist room


JANUARY 2021
Jan 8, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Jan 10, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Jan 13, 7:30, Club Board Meeting, Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Jan 22, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Jan 27, 7:00, Members Meeting, backroom, Piper Arms Pub, 5 Winchester Rd E, Brooklin, ON L1M 2J7

FEBRUARY 2021
Feb 5, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Feb 10, 7:30, Members Meeting, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Feb 14, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Feb 19, 7:00 pm, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Feb 19-20, District Virtual Conference & Leadership Training Workshops, on Zoom.
Feb 24, 7:30, Members Meetings, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.

MARCH 2021
Mar 5, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, New Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Mar 10, 7:30, Members Meetings, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Mar 13, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Mar 24, 6:25pm, Public Speaking Contest for youth, Craft Room, BCCL, 8 Vipond St., Brooklin.

APRIL 2021
Apr 3, Easter Extravaganza, Vipond Arena, 51 Winchester Road East, Brooklin. Pre-register required.
Apr 9, 7:00, (cancelled dance due to building closure) Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Apr 11, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Apr 14, 7:00, Members Meeting, Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Apr 23, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
Apr 24, 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 28, 7:30, Members Meeting & Election of Officers, ZOOM Meeting.

MAY 2021
May 5, Here We Grow – Urban Farming & Sustainable Living in Your Own Backyard
May 7, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
May 9, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
May 12, 7:30, Members Meeting, ZOOM Meeting.
May 14-15, District Conference & Oratorical Finals, TBD (Ramada Jordan Beacon Harbourside Hotel?)
May 21, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8)
May 26, 7:30, Members Meetings, ZOOM Meeting.

JUNE 2021
Jun 9, 7:30, Board of Directors Meeting, ZOOM Meeting.
Jun 11, 7:00, Youth Dance. Optimist Gym, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, 8 Vipond Rd. (Grades 5-8) hosted by the Youth Club.
Jun 13, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn .
Jun 23, 6:30, Members & Volunteers Meeting
Jun 30-Jul 2, International Convention & Leadership Training Workshop, Hyatt Regency, Atlanta, GA

JULY 2021
Jul 5-Aug 27 Summer Day Camp at Brooklin Memorial Park, 51 Winchester Rd E., Brooklin
Jul 11, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn.

AUGUST 2021
Aug 3-Aug 27 Summer Day Camp at Brooklin Memorial Park, 51 Winchester Rd E., Brooklin
Aug 3-Aug 21 Councillor in Training Workshop at Brooklin Memorial Park, 51 Winchester Rd E., Brooklin
Aug 8, 9pm-1am, Bingo at the Red Barn.
Aug 25, 7:30, Planning meeting, Brooklin Community Centre & Library, Optimist Room on the second floor.
Aug 27-29, District Conference & Leadership Training Workshop, Ramada by Wyndham, Jackson’s Point, ON.


Email updates to: camp@brooklinoptimist.org