2019 Optimist T-Ball Registration Now Open


Registration Open for the 2019 Optimist Youth T-Ball program


Join the Fairbury Optimist Club this July for instructional youth T-Ball beginning Thursday, July 11. Children who are age 4 or older as of May 1 are invited to sign up for the 4 week program. Players will learn the basics of baseball/softball. Optimist Youth T-Ball is a free program for area youth.

Download the 2019 T-Ball Registration Form here

Completed registration forms are due by June 28 to the Fairbury Chamber of Commerce, 518 E Street. After June 28 forms are accepted at the first practice but t-shirts are not guaranteed.




Frequently Asked Questions


When does T-Ball Start?
Optimist Youth T-Ball begins Thursday, July 11, 2019 from 6:30 to 7:30 every Thursday through August 1.


Where does T-Ball occur?
Fairbury Softball Complex – Fairbury City Park


How old does my child need to be to participate?
T-Ball participants must be 4 years old or older as of May 1. That means born before 5/1/2015


Does T-Ball cost anything?
No. This is a free program sponsored by the Optimist Club of Fairbury.


When is the deadline to register?
June 28, 2019. After June 28, registrations will be accepted at the field on July 11. T-Shirts are not guaranteed for registrations received after June 28.


Where do I find a registration form?
Paper forms are available at the Fairbury Chamber of Commerce, 518 E Street.
Download a PDF form from fairburyoptimists.org or facebook.com/fairburyoptimists


Where do I take my completed form?
Fairbury Chamber of Commerce, 518 E Street by June 28th. After June 28th bring to the field at first practice July 11.


Will my child receive a t-ball t-shirt?
All participants registered by the June 28th deadline will receive a free t-shirt.


What equipment do I need?
T-Ball participants will need to bring their own glove.
Bats, Balls and Tees are provided by the Optimist Club.