By providing hope and positive vision, Optimists bring out the best in youth, our communities and ourselves.
The Sun Prairie Optimist Club works to support the youth of Sun Prairie by hosting monthly Student of the Month awards and supporting community organizations such as Sun Prairie Youth Baseball, Chess Club, The Sun Prairie Public Library and the Sun Prairie Parks and Recreation department.
The club hosts annual events, including a Pancake Breakfast, Oratorical Contest, Tri-Star Basketball, A Night of Heroes, and Teacher Appreciation events. Please considering joining our organization or donating to support our efforts.
Essay Contest Application Form (to be submitted with essay and ID)
Additional 2023 Essay Contest Details
All contestants must provide age and identification from their driver's license, birth certificate or passport, to be submitted with their essay and application materials. A copy of a birth certificate or passport is required if you advance to the District competition.
Materials can be submitted to Sarah Michaelis, Essay Contest chair. Email submissions are encouraged at firstname.lastname@example.org, or submissions can be dropped off at the Sun Prairie Public Library, 1350 Linnerud Drive, Sun Prairie ATTN: Sarah Michaelis.
Questions? Contact Sarah Michaelis at email@example.com