The Optimist Club of Marshall held its weekly meeting Saturday, July 6

Friday, July 12, 2013

The Optimist Club of Marshall held its weekly meeting at 7 a.m. Saturday, July 6, at Bloomfield's Family Restaurant.

Club President Robyn Leimkuehler called the meeting to order. The invocation was given by Nick Leimkuehler, followed by the Pledge of Allegiance.

On Saturday, July 13, the club will have optimist summer grilling at Walmart.

On Saturday, July 20, there will be a monthly business meeting after the regular meeting. A zone meeting will be held Thursday, July 25, at the home of Leimkuehler.

District Optimist Convention will be held Aug. 1-3 in Springfield.

Saturday, Aug. 10, the club is attending the Lyceum Theatre.

Wednesday, Aug. 14, is "Kids Day at the Fair." The club will help serve lunch to underprivileged kids.

Program for the morning was given by Connie Latimer. She spoke on the upcoming events in Marshall.

The morning drawing was won by Ann Collier.

The meeting adjourned with the Optimist Creed.