Optimist Club of Richfield
Bringing Out the Best in Kids Since 1958
Richfield Optimist Club

Optimist Club of Richfield MN

Bringing out the best in kids since 1958

Mission & Vision

Mission Statement: By providing hope and positive vision, Optimists bring out the best in kids.

Vision Statement: Optimist International will be recognized worldwide as the premier volunteer organization that values all children and helps them develop to their full potential.

Special Events

What: Chili & Salad Dinner

Where: Oak Grove Lutheran Church (7045 Lyndale Ave S in Richfield)
When: Friday, February 10th, 2023 (4pm - 7pm)

Cost: Adults ($10) Children 12 and younger ($5)
Weekly Meetings
Weekly Meetings

Every Wednesday at 8am vai ZOOM


Weekly Meetings

Each week we meet for comradery and coffee. To go over upcoming projects, and to hear from this weeks speaker.

As of Jan 2022, we now meet at RHS at 7:30am, as always ZOOM is available. Keep a sharp eye out for updates available here.
Avenue of Flags
Avenue of Flags

For $40, have a flag placed at your place of residence 7 holidays throughout the year.


Avenue of Flags

The Avenue of Flags program is our main fundraiser. For $45, we'll come out and place a flag at your residence or place of work.

Contact David Kriesel-Koll at (612) 419-3028 or Doug Kleist at (612) 819-5942. Order online or download the form.
Rich O Gram
Rich O Gram

Weekly meeting updates emailed to you.



Next meeting: WED at 7:30 AM (we are now meeting at RHS - use 70th St door). Click here for additional information.

Speaker will be:
To be determined: (or see email from Mike Sandahl). We look forward to seeing everyone there.
Dakotas - Manitoba - Minnesota District: The Optimist Club of Richfield is a member of the DMM district. Visit optimist-dmm.org
Optimists International: Optimist International is our larger entity.  We are an association of more than 2,900 Optimist Clubs around the world dedicated to "Bringing Out the Best in Kids."  To learn more, go to optimist.org today!