Youth Projects

Youth Projects

20th Annual Lawn Mower Safety Clinic

Are you (or do you know) a kid who loves the smell of fresh-cut grass?
Are you (or do you know) a kid who can’t wait to help out around the house and start mowing the lawn?
Want to ensure you know all the rules-of-the-lawn when it comes to properly using a lawn mower?
Then join us April 21st as Knox County 4-H offers a free lawnmower safety clinic to 5th – 12th graders!
Click here to download the registration registration form and be sure to email, fax, or mail it to the indicated address by April 16th!

Boys & Girls Clubs Christmas Dinner

The Boys & Girls Clubs Christmas Dinner is a traditional Christmas dinner, in a formal banquet hall setting, for young Boys & Girls Clubs members. The dinner consists of the presentation of artwork from the kids to the club president, sing-a-longs, entertainment, and a visit from Santa Clause!

Camp Eagles Nest

Optimist Club’s across the United States are encouraged to participate in programs that support building awareness of cancer, providing assistance to childhood cancer patients and their families, and supporting research to find a cure.

Tri Star Basketball

The Optimist Club of Knoxville hosts an annual basketball skill competition with the Boys & Girls Clubs. Each skill offers exciting opportunities to local children to promote self-confidence and physical fitness, as well as have fun.