Optimist contest highlights passions
By The Herald Staff | 2/28/2014
The Ottawa Optimist Club wants to hear about young residents’ passions.
The club is playing host to its annual Optimist International Oratorical Contest March 11 in the Fireside Room at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 401 W. 13th St., Ottawa.
The contest is open to students 18 and younger, who have not yet graduated high school. The topic is “How My Passions Impact the World.”
Application and contest rules are available by calling John H. Bushman at (785) 242-2947.
The deadline for applications is Saturday.