FREE  Children's Contests


November "What's Your Silver Lining?"

Post a picture of something you are thankful for during the Month of November on our Silver Lining Post featured on Facebook!

Winner: Aahana Gupta




December "Pay It Forward"

How would you pass on something

good during the Holiday Season?

Winners: Adithya Madhav

Aahana Gupta

January - Homemade Valentines for Meals on Wheels

Send in your homemade Valentine Cards

and they will be distributed

to the Senior Citizens participating in

the Meals on Wheels Program

Random Winners of this Contest:

Trisha Mohapatra, Tishya Panicker, Rosaleen Reilly, Lavanya Kamari,

Aahana Gupt, Leah/Sarah/Adrey and Clark Amone,

Mukul Bahendrababu, Prakruth Shankar, Anaisha Singh

and Sanjay/Satrika and Haasikha Dudala

41st Annual Egg Hunt 

The Optimist Volunteers provide refreshments to the community at the Annual Easter Egg Hunt held at Eagleville Park. Visit the Parks and Recreation Department too sign up for a time slot to enjoy this Covid Protected Event. You will get the chance to see the Easter bunny!


DATE:      April 3, 2021

PLACE:    100 Parklane Drive Eagleville,  PA

TIME:      10:00 AM - 1 PM

Spelling Bee

Each year the Club Sponsors a student in the District Spelling Bee. This year's Bee was held at the Giant Food Market in Willowgrove, PA. This year's participant, Janet J. was a worthy opponent, finishing in 3rd Place!

DATE:      TBD - 2021

PLACE:    Giant Market 

TIME:      6:00 PM

Good Kid Award

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2019 Methacton HS Award Recipents

The Optimist Club recognizes students within the Methacton District with trophies for their outstanding character. This is an opportunity to recognize students in our township for their commitment to being a giving and kind person. A $500.00 Scholarship (Hohlfield DellAngelo and Quintana's Award) is also presented to a senior at the High School who demonstrates respect to others.

DATE:      May 26, 2021

PLACE:   Arcola Middle School

TIME:      9:00 AM

DATE:    May 26, 2021

PLACE:  Methacton High School

TIME:    7:00 PM

Photo Contest

Each year the club sponsors a photo contest for the children who participate in the Lower Providence Camp Program. The winners are awarded Gift Certificates and of course, every child is recognized 

with a small token of appreciation for their participation.

DATE:      July 2021 

PLACE:    100 Parklane Drive Eagleville,PA.

TIME:       TBA

July 4th Birthday Bash, Celebration & Fireworks

You can find The Optimists at their tent grilling up hamburgers and hot dogs at our concession stand, along with other goodies. Stop by and satisfy your hunger as you listen to the concert and watch the Lower Providence Annual Fireworks Display.

DATE:     July 4, 2021

PLACE:  100 Parklane Drive Eagleville, PA.

TIME:     6:00 PM

Halloween Pumpkin
33rd Annual Fall Fest

Lower Providence Fall Fest is one of the communities premiere events.

It's a great day to spend the day visiting the vendors and of course stop by and visit the Optimist tent to satisfy your hunger with freshly grilled

hot-dogs, hamburgers Veggie Burgers and other goodies! 

DATE:     October  2021 

PLACE:   100 Parklane Drive Eagleville, PA 19403

TIME:     11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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Halloween Event for Children 12 and Under

This FREE event is held in October and offers spooky bingo, story time, pumpkin decorating and games galore for children of all ages. Refreshments are available. Costumes Optional!


PLACE:   Eagleville Fire House

TIME:     2 - 4:30PM

Santa Hotline

Our male members make calls to your child asking what they'd like from Old St. Nick. Mrs' Claus is available for calls to. This program is run in conjunction with the Lower Providence Parks and Recreation Department. You can download the Santa Hotline form by visiting

DATE:    Second Week in December

Collecting Tabs

The optimists collect tabs for Ronald McDonald House to help recoup money that is used for families of Children to stay nearby at the homey facility located near the Hospital. This gives the child and family the ability to be together during significant treatments.

This is an ongoing project throughout the year.

Quilts for Kids - Children's Hospital

Our talented members spend some of their extra time creating beautiful homemade quilts for children being treated for serious conditions in the Greater Philadelphia Children's Hospital. These quilts bring warmth and joy to local children being treated for illnesses.

This is an ongoing project throughout the year.