The Optimist Club of Mitchell is a service club that supports and advocates for youth in the community. On-going projects include:
1. Upkeep of playground equipment situated 'on the hill' beside the Lion's pool in Mitchell.
2. Have a booth at the local fair and at community events.
3. Hold an annual Grade 5 spelling bee, oratorical contest, and jr. golf tournament.
4. Work with local agencies and schools to raise awareness and funds through fashion shows and biannual home tours.
The Optimist Club of Mitchell meets every 1st Tuesday dinner meeting (Mitchell Friendship Centre) and 3 rd Tuesday business meeting (Mitchell and District High School) of the month.
Address: P.O. Box 207, Mitchell