Victoria Toastmaster Clubs

Revised Apr 6,2015

Area 1 of Division A, Notices and News for 2014-15

International SPEECH & EVALUATION Contests

TOASTMASTERS INTERNATIONAL, District 21, Division A is holding its

Spring International SPEECH & EVALUATION Contests

Saturday April 18, 2015

Royal Roads University - Quarterdeck (Grant Bldg), Colwood [directions]

11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Cost is $6.00 plus $1.00/hr for parking if you bring a car.

Hear exceptional speeches and experience Evaluators contest for the Division A Trophies.

Contest contact is Wendy Arthur, DTM at wendya1@telus.net

Area 1 Contests finals ... and Area 1 Director election.

TOASTMASTERS INTERNATIONAL, District 21, Division A, AREA 1,  is holding its

Spring International SPEECH & EVALUATION Contests

Tuesday April 14, 2015

Room #320, in the Campus Centre Building
Camosun College, 4461 Interurban Road, Victoria [directions]

Doors Open 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Cost is $5.00 plus $3.25 for evening parking after 5pm if you bring a car.

Hear exceptional speakers in the International Speech contest and experience an Evaluators contest. Finally vote for your first Area 1 Director for 2015-16.

Contest and Election contact is Brian Dodd, DTM at brianzdodd@gmail.com

District 21 2014 Fall Conference

TOASTMASTERS INTERNATIONAL's District 21 Fall Conference is holding its HUMOUROUS SPEECH & TABLE TOPICS CONTESTS Finals and Semi-annual Business Meeting.

November 7-8, 2014 Radisson Hotel, Richmond, BC

The Winners are ....

Congratulations to all the speakers of the Division  A contest.  The caliber of speeches and responses to the Table Topics question were all stellar, showing not only the talent of the speakers but the support of their clubs. Congratulations to all the speakers of the Division  A contest.  The calibre of speeches and responses to the Table Topics question were all stellar, showing not only the talent of the speakers but the support of their clubs.
Special congratulations to our two winners!  Colin Knecht Potluck Club (Humorous Speech) and Barbara Haupthoff Goldstream Toastmasters (Table Topics) will be going forward to the District contest.   The District contest will take place during the Fall conference November 7-8, 2014 Radisson Hotel, Richmond, BC. Good luck in the next round!

Wendy Arthurs,ACG, ALB,
Division A Governor, 2014-2015, District 21, Where Leaders Are Madewww.toastmasters.org

Humourous SPEECH & TABLE TOPICS Contests

TOASTMASTERS INTERNATIONAL's District 21, Division A is holding its

Fall HUMOUROUS SPEECH & TABLE TOPICS CONTESTS

Saturday October 18, 2014

Room #320, David Strong Bldg.
University of Victoria [directions]

11:30 am to 2:00 pm

Cost is $5.00 plus $2.00 for parking if you bring a car.

Hear exceptional speeches and experience Table Topics contest were five speakers answer the same question in two minutes each.

Contest contact is Brian Dodd, DTM at brianzdodd@gmail.com

Distinguished Area

Congratulations to all the Clubs in Area 1 for contributing to making our area a Distinguish Area in 2013-14, and our Division A being Presidents Distinguished. Since our Past Area 1 Governor, Ekaterina Gregory, ACB, ALB and our Past Division A Governor, Joe Guenette, DTM have set a high bar for us this year, let us just aim higher with a Select Distinguished Area this year.
Brian Dodd, DTM - Sep 20/14

Your Area 1 Governor

Brian Dodd, DTM has been a Toastmaster since 2005, attaining his DTM in 2008, and his 2nd DTM in 2014. This is his third time serving as Area Governor. He considers his best achievement as completing his HPL Project in creating a multiply media DVD of "A Mini History of Toastmasters in British Columbia" in 2007, and being a Sponsor for "VI Entrepreneur Toastmasters", Mentor and founding member of Uptown Rollers Toastmasters and lastly founding member of "Royal Roads Toastmasters Club" in 2012.


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