The Optimist Club of Marshall attended the West Missouri District of Optimist Internationals' third quarter conference

Monday, May 20, 2013

The Optimist Club of Marshall attended the West Missouri District of Optimist Internationals' third quarter conference April 26-27 at the Inn at Grand Glaize in Osage Beach.

Club President Robyn Leimkuehler, along with Charlie Leimkuehler, Dennis and Elsie Desmond, Gary and Carol Grote, Brenda Thomason and Ken Donnell, all attended.

The hospitality room was open Friday evening upon arrival for meet and greet with other members.

The Oratorical Contest was held, as well as the CCDHH (deaf and hard hearing) contest was held.

After lunch, the winners of the substance abuse poster competition were announced.

Ralph How will hold a presentation on The Missouri Leadership Seminar. It will be held at the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg the first part of June.

The club went on a two and a half hour dinner cruise.

During the evening there was a fundraiser of sumo wrestling.