President's Column

Andrea Schroeder is the 33rd President of the Clarkston Optimist Club.  It has been a busy year for Andrea, as she was also elected to the Michigan House of Representatives serving Clarkston and Waterford.  Andrea has been an Optimist for over ten years and has supported many club projects. 

She and her husband Mark, a former president of the club are very active in the community.  Andrea was active in the Parent Teacher groups in the Clarkston Schools as a supportive mom to her three children.

Optimist News

Win a New Chevrolet
$20.00 per ticket. The winner will recieve a $30,000.00 voucher toward the purchase a new car of your choice!
Drawing to be held on Sunday, September 29th, 2019, at 5:00pm, at the Taste of Clarkston Event, Bowman Chevrolet Booth.
Contact an Optimist member for tickets or click on this link: Car Raffle Tickets, to obtain an order form.
Optimist Club YouTube Channel
Click here, to view and watch Clarkston Optimist activities and programs happening right here in Clarkston.
Service for the Community
Click here, to view our Independence Televison spotlight video on the Clarkston Optimist Club.
"A Small Town in Michigan" - Podcast
Turn up your speakers, click here and listen to the latest in Alan Partington's creative Podcast Series, featuring local community members.

Upcoming Programs

Wednesday, September 25th, 7:30am

Sherri Regiani, at the CUMC location, will be speaking on the topic of new concepts in Dental Care for the Aging Population and perhaps a few photos/stories from her most recent trip to Poland.


Monday, September 30th, 5:00pm

Our 2019-2020 Officer's Installation Picnic, at Hathaway Park, in Waterford. Click here, for details.