The Optimist Club of Carlsbad will host its annual oratorical contest this year at the New Village Arts Theatre, 2787 State Street (near Grand Avenue and State Street intersection). The event will take place from 10:00 a.m. to approximately 12:00 noon. Light refreshments will be served. The following awards will be presented: 1st Place = $300; 2nd Place = $150; 3rd Place = $100.
Speech topic: “What the World Gains from Optimism” (must be a minimum of 4 minutes, maximum of 5 minutes in length.) For more information contact, firstname.lastname@example.org or see contest rules.