LATEST NEWS
  • The Club provides support for GRCI's Christmas Tea

    Stanley Park Optimist members Agnes, Rick, Aldene & Gord represented the Club at GRCI's annual Seniors' Christmas Tea. They had great seats for the entertainment and refreshments and enjoyed the company of GR... More
  • Welcome to the Stanley Park Optimist website

    Part of Optimist International, we serve the youth in the community of Stanley Park in Kitchener, Ontario and have been doing so since being founded in 1984.The Stanley Park Club is one of several Optimist cl... More
  • Up to date information on our ball program

    REGISTRATION FOR 2019 IS OPEN AS OF NOV 8, 2018. We have a whole separate site dedicated to our ball program. Please visit OUR BALL SITE for more information. We don't want you to miss anything!
  • Bike Rodeo

    The Optimist Club of Stanley Park held an annual bike rodeo since 1985. The location changed over the years but the free refreshments, gifts, door prizes, free bike checkups/tuneups & FUN were always constan... More
  • The 2017 Bass Derby

    The 2017 Bass Derby - 25 fish over 18" were brought in for measurement this year! However, the two tagged fish evaded capture.
  • Sponsorship Opportunities

    Zehrs appreciation award - thanks for helping with everything! In addition to team sponsors for our Ball Program, we also welcome assistance for the Bike Rodeo, HotDog Day Celebration, Youth Dances, Grand... More
  • Our website sponsors

    The financial support of our website sponsors allows us to operate this site for the benefit of all. We thank our sponsors for their support as we continue to grow and expand both our programs and our site's ... More
  • Grand River Bass Derby

    Get out and fish during the derby - it's an annual event, usually held the first weekend in July AFTER the July long weekend. Lots of fishing,lots of prizes - lots of fun for the whole family. Enter ea... More
  • School Fishing Program

    Up until September 2017, under the guidance and supervision of Optimist member Ron Bauman, the Club provided local schools the opportunity to have their students take part in a fishing outing. With Ron's mov... More
  • The Fishing Challenge

    The Club hosted events to give everyone in the community the opportunity to enjoy the experience of fishing. Unfortunately, no longer offered.
  • Other Club Projects & Programs

    The Optimist Club of Stanley Park undertakes numerous other local projects and events and also supports other groups with like efforts in the community.
  • Contact Us

    Contact us using the links provided and we'll get back to you.