Royal Oak Optimist Club


The mission of the Royal Oak Optimist Club is to bring out the best in kids by providing hope and a positive vision

Join us at 7:15 on Wednesday mornings at Jimi’s restaurant in Downtown Royal Oak

Updated 13 April 2014


The Royal Oak Optimist Club's purpose is to develop optimism as a philosophy of life utilizing the tenets of the Optimist Creed;


To provide an active interest in good government and civic affairs;


To inspire respect for the law;


To promote patriotism and work for international accord and friendship among all people;


To aid and encourage the development of youth, in the belief that the giving of

one’s self in service to others will advance the well-being of humankind, community life and the world.

Our Upcoming Events


Saturday May 17th

Optimist International Junior Golf

Local Qualifier at Royal Oak Golf Club


Saturday May 17th

Van Every Kid's day at

Van Every Chiropractic Center


Sunday May 18th

Optimist Bowlabration at Astro Lanes

in Madison Heights


Royal Oak Optimist Club

Membership Anniversaries


March  2014


David Richards - 32 years

Terry Carlson - 13 years

Marc Katz - 13 years

Jason Parrott - 4 years



April  2014


Dick Granke - 9 years

John Timmerman - 7 years



Our Upcoming Programs)


Wednesday April 16th

Optimist Essay Contest Winners and Runner ups


Wednesday April 23rd

BeFit Racing-Matt Buese

(click here to learn more about BeFit)


Wednesday April 30th

Japhet Schools-Robin Pospisil, Betsy Steckert-communications, Cathy Mohan

(click here to learn more about Japhet)


Wednesday May 7th

Our Monthly Business Meeting

at Royal Oak Golf Club