The Waterloo Optimist Club Christmas tree lot is open! We have trees of all sizes available in Balsam, Fraser Fir, Scotch Pine, and White Pine varieties! All proceeds go to local youth. Stop by the Waterloo Schnucks parking lot and pick your favorite!





Waterloo Optimist Club Helps Send 4th Grade To State Capital
Pictured, far right is teacher Kathy Reifschneider receiving a $500 check from Waterloo Optimist Club president Jim Probst, for her class and all the fourth grade classes at Gardner Elementary School. The Optimist Club donation was made to help offset the cost for the 210 Gardner fourth grader’s who will be traveling to Springfield in May to visit the state capital and museums during their annual field trip. (Kermit Constantine photo)
Waterloo Optimist Club Youth Bowling Tournament Raises Money For Shcools
Pictured, from left WHS athletic director Mitch North receives a $1000 donation from Waterloo Optimist Club president Jim Probst. Coaches and teachers from the district recently participated in the annual Optimist Club bowling tournament and money raised is donated to school programs.  (Kermit Constantine photo)

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The Waterloo, IL Optimist Club 17th Annual

5K Competitive Run & 5K Fun Walk

Friend  The Waterloo of Youth

Serving the Community Since 1954


Date:  August 24, 2019       Place: Rogers Elementary School

Start Time:  8:00am                        200 N Rogers St

                                                          Waterloo, IL 62298