Meetings

Weekly meetings are at the
Treynor Community Center
Starting time is 8:00 a.m.
Guests and prospective members are always welcome.

Speakers at Saturday Meetings

  • Oct 1 -  Brent Applegate speaking about solar energy for his home
See our Facebook Page March 19, 2022 - Community Volunteer Recognition - pictures and organization information in this link

Flag Letter for 2022

To subscribe, print the Flag Letter and send $40 to

Optimist Club of Treynor
P.O. Box 354
Treynor, IA 51575

Check here to see if you have already paid
Homes Paid in 2022

222 paid flags on 6 Sept 2022


This year we put in an addtional 9 footings along Highway 92 in front of the High School.
The Treynor Optimist Club thanks you for your support of the Flag Project.   All funds go toward scholarships.
Monthly Speaker Coordinators
October - GaryGuttau
November - Jerry Hempel
December - Linda Danker (first two Saturdays)
        Mick  & Judy Guttau (third Saturday)
    No meeting Dec 24 - Christmas Eve
    No Meeting Jan 1 - New Years Day
Organizations helping with flags
Flag Holidays for 2022 Put up flags, Assist Take down flags, Assist
Put out Flyers - April 2, 9:00 a.m. Put out flyers with Scouts
Memorial Day - Monday, May 30 Sat, May 28 Tues,  May 31
Flag Day - Tues, June 14 Sat, June 11 Wed, June 15
Treynor Days - Friday- Saturday, June 24-25 Thurs, June 23, 4:00  p.m
Independence Day - Monday, July 4
Wed, July 6, 9:00 a.m.
Labor Day - Monday, September 5 Sat, Sept 3
Patriot Day - Sunday September 11
Homecoming - Friday, September 16
Sat, Sept 17
Veterans Day - Friday, November 11 Thurs, Nov 10 Sat, Nov 12

Veterans Day-Flags only along school and cemetery if weather permits

Placed flags on Columbus Day in past years - Changed to Homecoming weekend  in 2020 because of bad weather often in mid-October

 

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Flags for Scholarships

The Optimist Club provided scholarship awards for $7000 for
graduating Seniors in 2022
The recipients of $500 in 2022 in alphabetical order are:

JOI Club Members (Selected by JOI Club)
Norah Beekhuizen
Payton Chapman
Rachael Kinsella

Optimist Club

Aalanah Buckingham
Tyler Christensen
Josie Davidson
Adley Drake
Michael Davis
Memphis Kylee Dunsdorf
Emma Flathers
Keelea Navara
Thomas Schwartz V
Brooklyn Sedlak
Ashlyn Vorthmann

Total of $69,100 since 2010
Full list of scholarship winners by year

Can Kennel
Next Can Sorting
Wednesday, Oct 12, time TBD
Silver Creek 4H Club

We have been receiving a Tremendous amount of support this year with can & bottle donations.
Thanks for your support.

Can Kennel Applications

Can Kennel Application Form (MS Word)

(pdf version of Can Kennel Application)

Past Proceeds

Total = over $205,000
Dec 2021

Past Proceeds by month

Can Kennel Proceeds

The redemption center collects cans every two weeks..  Each organization will receive revenues for two or  four weeks as follows:

Apr 14 - May 11 2022 Silver Keg Feeders 4H Club Apr 27 May 11 Stephani Vorthmann
402-630-4015
Vorthmann4@frontiernet.net
May 12 - Jun 8 2022 Boy Scout Troup 729 May 25 Jun 8 Robert Engle
209-329-7369 (c)
402-689-4307 (w)
Robert.Engle@WFM.com
Jun 9 - Jul 6 2022 ZION Youth Jun 22 Jul 6 Jordan Campbell
712-310-1835 (c)
pastorjordancampbell@gmail.com
Jul 7 - Jul 20 2022 ZION Impact Asc Jul 20 Jordan Campbell
712-310-1835 (c)
pastorjordancampbell@gmail.com
Jul 21 - Aug 17 2022 Treynor Optimist Club Aug 3 Aug 17 Dale Willenborg
402-651-1634 (c)
DaleWillenborg@gmail.com
Aug 18 - Sep 14 2022 St. Paul  Youth Aug 31 Sep 14 Denise Wilson
402-680-8172 (c)
dwilsonspl@gmail.com
Sep 15 - Oct 12 2022 Silver Creek 4H Club Sep 28 Oct 12 Traci Black
402-658-8449
ttracib3@aol.com
Oct 13 - Oct 26 2022 St. Paul Preschool Oct 26 Shirley Chambers
402-651-8816
chamberssj6@gmail.com
Oct 27 - Nov 9 2022 Cub Scout Pack 729 Nov 9 Cindy Biederman
712-566-3020 (h)
712-326-5453 (c)
Nov 10 - Nov 23 2022 Treynor Dance Team Nov 23 Mindee Vorthmann
402-980-0336 (c)
712-487-3414 (w)
mvorthmann@treynorcardinalsorg
Nov 24 - Dec 7 2022 Football & Basketball Cheerleaders Dec 7 Nicole Reed
712-525-1181
nreed@treynorcardinalsorg
Dec 8 - Dec 21 2022 Dec 21
Dec 22 - Jan 18 2023 After Prom Jan 4 Jan 18
Applications received for 2023
June 8, 2022 - Treynor Music Boosters