Optimist Club of Coronado

Weekly Meetings

Thursdays 7:00 – 8:00 AM
Neptune Room | Coronado Community Center
1845 Strand Way, Coronado, CA 92118

Coffee and pastries are served at a nominal charge
Guest Speaker Program starts at 7:30 AM
Visitors are welcomed

Upcoming Speaker and Programs

September 19
Port Commissioner Admiral Bonelli
“BE NICE”

Weekly Optimist Meeting 09-12-2019

Coronado Unified School District Charlie Ahern lead us off with a beautiful prayer for all the victims of 9/11, the brave first responders and all the people who have sacrificed since that day to keep us safe. The Pledge of Allegiance seemed to just start...

Weekly Optimist Meeting 09-05-2019

This morning's meeting was a little cattywampus. We started late, ended early, the Coronado Sailing team did not show up to collect their check, we had our guest in the first half, and never got a potty break. Might set a new standard for meetings. Who knows.  ...

Weekly Optimist Meeting 08-29-2019

AMAZING GUEST SPEAKER - NASNI CO Tim Slentz Another great Optimist morning...did anyone see that spectacular sunrise? I did, but forgot to get a picture. Carla rang the bell and Cynthia lead us in prayer and we welcomed back Paul Demke who started the pledge. We...

Weekly Optimist Meeting 08-22-2019

SCHOOL STARTED...WATCH THE KIDS! It was a full meeting of 47 members and five guests, Tom Gorey, Shannon Pavell and Mo Gooch!...two with applications in their hands...come next week for the induction of two new members. I think the bell rang, but with all the...

Weekly Optimist Meeting 08-08-2019

SPORTS FIESTA 2019 #'S President Elect Dennis was at the helm and the mic was not working... USE YOUR PLAYGROUND VOICE we all called out. Brenda used her teacher voice and shared a prayer and Dick Loomis led us in the Pledge of Allegiance. Our attendance was low 38...

Weekly Optimist Meeting 08-01-2019

United Through Reading And Eagle Scout Presentations President Carla rang the bell and we settled in for our morning meeting. Lyman gave the prayer and our breakfast host, Renee lead the pledge. If you missed today's meeting you missed chicken sausage biscuits,...

Weekly Optimist Meeting 07-18-2019

United Through Reading And Eagle Scout Presentations The back up editor is at the helm for healing George K. in PA and Bob Sheridan who needs a break and replacement. Yes, we are looking for another green sheet editor...it is an simple job do not be intimidated by...

Weekly Optimist Meeting 07-11-2019

Giving Big Checks to the Scout, Lacrosse Professionals and More Cynthia Kosciuczyk gave us prayer and Pat Kelly started the pledge, so under the steady hand of The Crawdad we moved into the middle of July. Girl Scouts and Boy Scouts took home big checks for their...

Weekly Optimist Meeting 06-27-2019

July 4 and the discovery of raindeer in San Diego Arne Nelson, one of the docents on the USS Midway also looks for interesting items from past issues of the U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings. Arne found this treasure in the January 1926 issue. When visiting Havana,...

Weekly Optimist Meeting 05-16-2019

The Middle School Fav Students, Track, Robotics The Room was full of young folks, parents, and finally Optimists. John Bowen had orchestrated another of our special days to celebrate the youth of Coronado, and we also had on hand school activities leaders to take...