28th Annual Holstein Maplefest at Love’s Sugarbush | Saturday, April 13th & Sunday, April 14th, 2024

The Holstein Maplefest takes place in a 40 acre working sugarbush. Gates open on Sat. at 9 am...

Maple Rib Dinner & Magical Burn | Saturday, April 6, 2024

It’s time for our Maplefest kick off! Come out to our Maple Rib Dinner on Saturday April 6th. You...

Robbie Burns Night | January 20, 2024

Come one, come all! This January 20th 2024 the Egremont Optimist Club is holding its annual Robbie...

Holstein Car & Motorcycle Show

Read more to learn about how to volunteer.

Canada Day!

Date: Saturday, July 1st, 2023
Location: Holstein Park
Description: Carshow in Holstein Park. Jr. Optimists will be selling food, and providing activities for families in the afternoon. Fireworks in the park at dusk. 

Welcome to the Egremont Optimist Club website. You can learn more about the club, find local events, volunteer, and contact our club.

Some of the events our club hosts are:


  • Educational opportunities
  • Annual Maplefest event
  • Annual Easter egg hunt
  • Holstein Fireworks Festival
  • Halloween party
  • Support of Holstein Santa Claus parade
  • Christmas in the Bush

Our Optimist Centre provides spaces for:


  • Emergency warming/cooling centre
  • Safe space during school emergencies
  • Drama group productions
  • School concerts and graduations
  • Senior’s luncheons
  • Anniversary & birthday celebrations
  • Community gatherings

Our club provides support to:


  • Local hospital foundations
  • Local school music programs
  • Summer Dreams Car Show
  • Local Christmas hampers
  • Optimist Foundation
  • Local sports teams
  • Family skating rink

Interested in the Optimist Club?

Do you live in the Southgate area and want to help your community? Do you have an optimistic personality and want to contribute to the growth and education of the youth in our community? You came to the right place, learn more about the Egremont Optimist Club and contact us for volunteer opportunities.

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