Warsaw Breakfast Optimist, March 17, 2021

Mayor Joe Thallemer was our speaker today.
Birthday boys Brad Voelz, Charlie Wagner & Ken Anderson were sung Happy Birthday by the Optimist Singers.
A check presentation for $300 was made to Junior Achievement
Edgewood Middle School Students were recognized as Students of the Week

Presiding – Mitch Goon

Invocation – Bob Jackson

Attendance – 78 via zoom and in person

Greeter – Rick Swaim

Students of the Week – Edgewood Middle School – Jason Culver (Next Week – Lakeland Christian Academy)                        


  • Elections – Pam Galloway
  • Oratorical Contests – March 28 1-4pm – Jeff Owens
  • Community Quiz Bowl postponed until 9/14 – George Brennan heading up our 2 teams. Contact George to participate.
  • Spring Break Skate – Trace Hansen
  • Golden Glo Fundraiser – May 1st– Charlie Wagner Presale tix $8/half  $4/pit-potatoes
  • Cruise In Car Show – May 16th – Brent Mock
  • Triathlon Registration is open – June 26 th
  • Dues – 1stquarter is due mail to PO Box 344, Warsaw, IN 46581 or see Austin Donovan
  • Exploratory Committee to look into building/remodeling our own meeting/club facility Co-Chairs Jim Smith & Chris Plack – contact them to be a part of the committee
  • Veterans – email your Service photo and a current photo to Alan Lucht for our Memorial Day program (ajlucht68@yahoo.comor call 574-527-1060 for questions

Check Presentation – Jr Achievement – $300                                   

Birthdays – Charlie Wagner March,16; Randy Polston March,16; Brad Voelz March 19.

50/50 – $38 to Dave Turner

Program – The State of the City of Warsaw – Mayor Joe Thallemer. Our very own Dr. Thallemer updated us on the progress in the City of Warsaw.

Next Week’s Program – Chamber Rising Star Award Winner – Winona IT – Michael Pahl

Positive Message – “What do you do with a mistake: recognize it, admit it, learn from it, forget it.”  ~ Coach Dean Smith