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Watch for infomation on the 2021-2022 Optimist Essay & Oratorical Contest

2021-22 Optimist Oratorical Contest  click here for application

2021-22 Optimist Essay Contest click here for application

Interested parties contact Patti Harkensee at

Scholarship Opportunities

Go to Programs and Activities page to get a copy of the request form

Be our guest for breakfast!

The Mequon-Thiensville Optimist Club meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays at 7:30 AM for a 1-hour Breakfast Meeting at the Schmidt & Bartelt’s Reception Center (Just south of Donges Bay on N. Port Washington Rd, Mequon)

Funding Requests

The Mequon-Thiensville Optimist Club is accepting Requests for Funding to support youth activities in the Mequon-Thiensville area.  Requests must be submitted no later than the end of each quarter.  For more information, please call Tom Frank (262-236-3716) or email

Click here for a copy of the request form.


Come Join us!

We provide an opportunity to:
– Be a good corporate citizen in the community.
– Give something back.
– Serve the Youth of our community.
A Bargain!
$5 for a Breakfast Buffet at our meetings
$125 annual membership dues, with a $30 initiation fee. Husband and Wife membership is 150% of single membership.

Contact Club Treasurer Tom Frank at