Young optimists in action

From left: Katie Rollins, Malibu High School JOOI president, Katherine Izumi Pacific Southwest District JOOI governor, Mike Bornstein, MHS JOOI member and PSWD Sergeant at Arms, Raquel Ravaglioli MHS Member and International President Nallely Ruiz MHS member and PSWD Lt. Gov. Mark Wiensoff PSWD past governor and David Legaspi architect, artist and community volunteer.

A group of local young peo ple attended the Junior Optimist Octagong International Convention in Oxnard April 5 and 6.

Local artist David Legaspi and Mark Wiensoff, past governor of the PSWD, were speakers at the event.