Willamette Division (E) International Speech and Evaluation Contest @ Clackamas County Building
Apr 11 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Contestants and volunteers are expected at a 6PM briefing.  Contest will start at 6:30 PM. Come, join us and cheer our contestants!

Division C International Speech and Evaluation Contest @ Salem Public Library - Anderson A &B
Apr 15 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

The contest will be in the Anderson Rooms A & B, which is located on the lower floor at the Salem Library. Enter from the Peace Plaza on the north side of the building.

Fee Saturday parking is available on the east side of Liberty St 1 block north in the Pringle Park Plaza Parkade.

Lots of room for a large audience.


Columbia Division D Spring 2017 Contests @ SEI
Apr 15 @ 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM

You are invited to the Columbia Division D Spring 2017 Contests!

  • International Speech Contests
  • Evaluation Contests

The first and second place winners of each the Area contests (51, 52, 53, 54) will compete against each other.

  • Contest Chair: Division D Director David R. Johnson
  • Chief Judge: D7 District Director Leanna Lindquist


12:30 pm Setup room
1:00 pm Registration / Brief Contestants, Judges, Functionaries
1:30 pm International Speech Contest Starts (7 speakers, roughly 45 minutes)
2:15 pm 15 min. Intermission
2:30 pm Evaluation Speech Contest Starts
2:35 pm Target Speaker delivers 5 – 7 minute speech
2:42 pm Evaluation speech contestants escorted out of room to separate room
2:45 pm Interview Target Speaker while contestants compose their work.
2:50 pm First evaluation contestant escorted back to dance room,  (5 speakers, roughly 20 minutes)
3:15 pm Contestant Interviews while Chief Judge and Counters deliberate in separate room
3:45 pm Award and Announcements
4:00 pm Adjourn meeting and cleanup


Division F (Downtown) International and Evaluation Contests @ ConnectiveDX
Apr 19 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Looking forward to seeing you there Areas 71 thru 76!

Rural Round Robin @ Conference Call
Apr 20 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Rural Round Robin @ Conference Call

Is your club the only one in town? If so, you face unique challenges. Join District 7 Club Growth Director John Rodke and District Director Leanna Lindquist for a Round Robin Discussion to share your challenges and brainstorm solutions.

Last Day for Division level International Speech & Speech Evaluation Contests @ Warner Pacific College - Egvedt Room 203
Apr 22 all-day

Division level International Speech & Speech Evaluation contests will be scheduled between April 1st and April 22nd.

Division B Speech Contests @ Division Speech Contests
Apr 22 @ 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

International and Evaluation Speech Contests
Venue: University of Oregon campus, McKenzie Hall, Room 240A
Contact: Bettina Schempf, Division Director, 541 207 2439

Southern Division A International Speech and Evaluation Contest @ Jacksonville Oregon Library
Apr 22 @ 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Division A International Speech and Evaluation Contest.

High Desert Division International Speech & Evaluation Contests @ Downtown Bend Public Library
Apr 22 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

For Areas 10, 11 and 12 comprising Oregon clubs in Prineville, Redmond, Madras, Bend, La Pine, Klamath Falls, and Lakeview and the Alturas, CA club. Setup at 12:30 pm. Contestants and volunteers please arrive early for contest briefings. Let’s do this!! Questions? Please call or email Mary Chisholm.

Sunset Division (H) International Speech and Evaluation Contest @ Beaverton Library - Room B
Apr 22 @ 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Come enjoy an afternoon of inspiring speeches and dynamite feedback. Sunset Division contest will be held at the Beaverton Library (Room B) on Saturday, April 22. If you are a contestant or a judge please arrive on time for the 1:15pm briefing. The contest officially starts at 1:30.

Directors and Trio Call @ Webinar
Apr 24 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Directors and Trio Call @ Webinar  | Scottsdale | Arizona | United States

This is a call between the Directors and the Trio.

Register Here. 

Friday Night Pre-Conference with Cathey Armillas @ Oregon Medical Association
May 5 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Free onsite parking.
  • Join us at 6:00 PM for hearty appetizers (no host bar) and networking.
  • Cathey Armillas will take the stage at 7:00 PM to talk about How to Rock a TED Talk.
    • Learn the secrets behind TED Talks and how to get booked to give one.


District 7 Spring Conference – Your Road to Extraordinary @ Al Kader Shrine Center
May 6 @ 7:00 AM – 6:00 PM

International Speech and Evaluation Contests are part of the Conference.

Featuring District 7’s own Cathey Armillas with her keynote presentation, “How to Rock it Like a TED Talk!” Cathey will share the differences between other types of talks and TED style talks, and you’ll learn how to use these differences in YOUR presentations!




Division Calls with Trio @ Webinar
May 22 @ 7:00 PM – May 26 @ 8:00 PM
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Each Divisions’ Area and Division Directors will participate in calls with the Trio, one hour per Division.

Summer Toastmasters Leadership Institute TLI @ Wilsonville High School
Jun 3 @ 7:00 AM – 2:15 PM

Save the date for Summer officer training and the back-by-demand potluck!  Keynote Speaker Diane Allen will kick off the day and we’ll wrap up with more about Pathways, the revitalized educational program.  Register here!

  •   7:00 – 8:00am – Registration & Breakfast
  •   8:00 – 8:15am – Welcome!
  •   8:15 – 9:00am – Keynote Speaker Diane Allen – “Magnetic Influential Leader”
  •   9:00 – 9:15am – Distinguished Club Program
  •   9:15 – 9:30am – Break
  •   9:30 – 10:30am – Breakout Educational Sessions
  • 10:30 – 10:45am – Break
  • 10:45 – 11:45am – Breakout Educational Sessions
  • 11:45 – 12:45pm – Lunch
  • 12:45 – 1:00pm – International Speech Contestant Prep
  •   1:00 – 2:00pm – Pathways
  •   2:00 – 2:15pm – Awards, Wrap-up, Announcements
Division & Area Director Training @ Aldersgate Camps & Retreats
Jun 3 @ 3:30 PM – Jun 4 @ 2:00 PM

A Post-TLI Director Training Retreat to give incoming Division and Area Directors the tools they’ll need for success.  Details will be sent directly to incoming Directors.

Club Humorous & Table Topic Contests Begin
Jul 1 @ 12:00 AM
Club Humorous & Table Topic Contests Begin

Club Humorous Speech & Table Topics Contests Begin

Division I Makeup Training (High Desert) @ Downtown Bend Library - Brooks Room
Jul 8 @ 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM
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Since its first official meeting in 1924, Toastmasters has grown into a global organization with some 345,000 members. This year marks a turning point with the birth of Pathways, an innovative, needs-based program that’s been in development since 2010.

With the launch of Pathways in Central Oregon in the fall, ensuring that our roots are strong and deep is more important than ever.

So, join us for Central Oregon’s Officer Makeup Training and let’s create good, strong roots together and GROW!

All club officers & interested Toastmaster members are welcome!


QUESTIONS? Contact Chris Reid, Tel: 541 647 1120 or by Email: thunder.child@yahoo.com

PLEASE bring finger food snacks to share, e.g., cheese and cracker platter, fruit platter, cookies or cake, chips and salsa, veggies & dip, dried fruit and nut tray, etc.). Water and juices will be provided.

Division H Club Officer Training @ Beaverton Activities Center
Jul 21 @ 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM
Division H Club Officer Training @ Beaverton Activities Center | Beaverton | Oregon | United States

Division H Club Officer Training event. Come join us for a training, networking, and  entertaining evening. If you missed TLI in June, now’s your opportunity to get those club credits, learn something new, and have a lot of fun in the process. Bring your favorite dish, beverage, or water to share.

Southern Oregon (Division A) TLI/Club Officers Training @ Umpqua Business Center
Jul 22 @ 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Welcome to the Division A Toastmasters Leadership Institute. All Club Members, and guests are encouraged to attend. Club Officers are highly encouraged to participate.
Training will cover the officer roles plus bonus presentations.