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South Carolina Optimist District Oratorical Contest

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Sumter Opera House

21 North Main Street

Sumter, SC 29150

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Volunteers and spectators will come to Sumter from all over South Carolina to witness and participate in the 2019 South Carolina Optimist District Oratorical Championship. Alicia Neaves, weekend anchor for WLTX-19 Evening News has graciously agreed to donate her time to be our Emcee for this event.


The tentative Schedule is as follows:

8:30 AM Coffee and Donuts

9:00 AM Welcome Sumter

9:15 AM Welcome from the Mayor of Sumter

9:30 AM Introduction of the Oratorical Contest

10:45 AM Break

11:00 AM Furman Middle School Choir – Standing Ovation

11:15 AM Reading of the Top 3 Optimist Essays

11:30 AM Communication Contest for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing

12:00 PM Lunch Break - Choose from one of the many contest sponsors on the official SCOD Oratorical Map

2:00 PM 2018 Optimist Oratorical World Champion Caleb Smith

2:15 PM Announcement of Scholarship Winners

2:30 PM Governor’s Closing Remarks

2:45 PM Break – Contestants and Families free to go

3:00 PM Board of Directors Meeting

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Sumter Opera House

21 North Main Street

Sumter, SC 29150

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