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Optimist Club Gets Involved Locally, Hands-On

Posted: Thursday, March 14th, 2013 at 6:24 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS News-Aaron Gernes

The Knoxville Optimist Club held an old-time fun day last Saturday. President Craig Kelley says all the games involved no technology – instead, they played card games, board games, and other games of skill. Kelley says its part of their hands-on approach within the local community. He explains that while other organizations may have certain projects where they’re helping others in varying locations, the Optimists try to solely focus on the local community and how they can they can make a difference here. If you have an interest in joining the Optimists, Kelley says you can call him at 641-891-8700.