Club News

Two students honored during Governor's School Research Recognition Program sponsored by MontVue Capital - 08/17/2017
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On August 17, the Optimist Club of Lynchburg held its annual Research Recognition Program, sponsored by MontVue Capital, during which the two Central Virginia Governor's School students were recognized for their outstanding ability to convey their Research curriculum project summaries in the form a visual presentation board.

During the program, held at Phase 2, each honoree received an award certificate, a commemorative Optimist Club medallion with pocket-sized Optimist Creed, and a gift certificate to Givens Books.


Two winners of HumanKind Essay Contest recognized during luncheon sponsored by Wells Fargo Advisors - 06/15/2017
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On June 15, the Optimist Club of Lynchburg held its annual Essay Contest Recognition Program, sponsored by Wells Fargo Advisors, during which the two winners of the contest (in partnership with HumanKind) were recognized for their stellar entries entitled "Why I Love My Family".  The contest winners represented Sheffield Elementary School and Temperance Elementary School.

During the program, held at Phase 2, each honoree received an award certificate, a commemorative Optimist Club medallion with pocket-sized Optimist Creed, and a gift certificate to Givens Books.


Five students honored during Theatre Arts Recognition Program - 05/18/2017
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On May 18, the Optimist Club of Lynchburg held its annual Theatre Arts Recognition Program, during which five local high school students were recognized for their dedication to performance and/or production in theatre arts, based upon nominations submitted by their teachers/administrators and peers

One student each was recognized from E. C. Glass High School, Heritage High School, Liberty Christian Academy, New Covenant Schools, and Virginia Episcopal School.

During the program, held at Phase 2, each honoree received an award certificate, a commemorative Optimist Club medallion with pocket-sized Optimist Creed, a gift certificate to Givens Books, and a random drawing among prizes...

Optimist Club of Lynchburg
P. O. Box 378
Lynchburg, VA 24505