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Georgia Convention Training Agenda

Georgia District Optimist International
66th Annual District ConventionAugust 2-4, 2013
Georgia Optimists:
Make your plans to attend the District Convention in Sea Palms – there will be plenty of Optimist Training andFellowship. 
For the Convention agenda, click here.

President-Elect Online Training – Get Started Early!  
If you are a Club President-Elect, there is an online training course that you should take before you get to Sea Palms.
Being a successful Club President has never been easier! The course has been designed as an easy to follow, step by step program to sharpen leadership skills and provide the necessary tools to be an effective leader.
The training can be accessed by visiting You will need to create a user profile and then get started with the training. The course does not have to be completed all at once and should only take one to two hours. Club Presidents will receive a leadership certificate to recognize their completion of the program.


Georgia Convention Announced!


Georgia District Optimist International
66th Annual District Convention
August 2-4, 2013
Sea Palms Golf & Tennis Resort
Dear Optimist:

Please make plans to attend the District Convention at Sea Palms.

Convention Highlights:

  • Election of Georgia District Governor-Elect for 2013-2014
  • World Class Leadership Training for Club and District Officers Elect
  • Announcement of “Big John Ware” Optimist of the Year
  • General Sessions
  • Ronnie BrionesDistrict Breakfast
In Optimism,

Ronnie Briones

Conference Registration Form

To receive the discounted registration rate, form must be postmarked no later than July 26, 2013 .
For a copy of the registration form,  click here

Hotel Reservations & Information Sea Palms logo

Make room reservations directly with the hotel:

Sea Palms Golf & Tennis Resort
5445 Frederica Rd
St. Simons Island, GA
(800) 841-6268

For telephone reservations: Call the hotel at 800-841-6268 and ask for Reservations, referenceGeorgia District Optimist Meeting. You may be billed for one night unless cancelled 72 hours prior to arrival
Optimist Training

Training for incoming Lt. Governors, Club Presidents and Club Secretary-Treasurers will be provided at the Convention. It is very important that these officers attend the training at Sea Palms in order to be prepared for the coming year.In addition to the officer training, training offered includes sessions that focus on

  • First Timers Orientation
  • Programs and activities of clubs

Join us for these training opportunities!

A schedule of the training classes will be available soon.