Calendar

Sep
22
Mon
Area 91 Contest Humorous and Table Topic Contest @ Beaverton Community Center
Sep 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Sep
23
Tue
Area 92 Humorous and Table Topic Contest @ Beaverton Community Center -- Community Room
Sep 23 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Sandy Toastmaster Open House @ Sandy Public Library
Sep 23 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm

People who get ahead in life are those who communicate effectively.

Would you like develop this priceless skill?

Now you can!

Toastmasters will show you how to listen effectively, thing on your feet and speak confidently.

You will learn valuable leadership skills.

Be a success – at home or on the job.

Come visit our open house and see what it can do for you.

Become the speaker and the leader you want to be.

Refreshments will be served!

 

Area 75 Speech Contest @ ISITE Designs
Sep 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Area 75 Table Topics and Humorous Speech Contest

Tuesday, September 23, 2014 7-8:30pm

Location:
ISITE Design
Community Room
2030 NW Pettygrove, Portland OR 97209

 

Parking:
There is free parking on the street and in the parking lot directly across from ISITE Design.

Accessibility: There are 3 steps at the entrance.
If need access without stairs, please contact Katherine Stevens for information:kstevens@isitedesign.com, 503-502-8342.

Sep
24
Wed
Area 61-62 Speech Contests @ Courtyard at Mt Tabor, Plaza Bldg.
Sep 24 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Humorous and Table Topics Speech Contests

Contest officials and contestants, please arrive at 6 p.m.

Sep
25
Thu
Area 94-95 Humorous and Table Topic Contest @ Beaverton Community Center
Sep 25 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Area 94 and Area 95 Humorous and Table Topic Contest – Potluck Event. See Lorri and Ginger for details.

Sep
26
Fri
Area 93 Humorous Speech & Table Topics Contest @ Hillsboro Library
Sep 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Please join us for Area 93 Humorous Speech & Table Topics Contest.

Sep
30
Tue
Fall DECM call @ Conference CAll
Sep 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

All District Executive Committee Call – Required meeting by Toastmasters International policies and protocols. Please save the date.

Please register for District Executive Committee Meeting 9/30/2014 on Sep 30, 2014 7:00 PM PDT at:

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7739968484525376002

The first 2014-15 District Executive Committee Meeting teleconference is scheduled for September 30, 2014 at 7:00pm – 8:30pm. This is a meeting of all District officers including: District Governor, LGET, LGM, Division governors, area governors, District PRO, District Treasurer, District Secretary, and Immediate Past District Governor. Your input and vote are needed.

Agenda to follow.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

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Oct
1
Wed
Area 63-64-65 Speech Contests @ Marylhurst University
Oct 1 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Humorous and Table Topics Speech Contests

Wednesday, Oct. 1, 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Contestants and contest officials, please arrive at 6 p.m.

Marylhurst University

Villa Maria, Hemlock Room

Oct
4
Sat
Area 34 Humorous Speech & Table Topics Contest @ Port of Umpqua
Oct 4 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Area 53 Fall Contests @ Concordia University George R. White Library, Room 120 (Community Room)
Oct 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

The Area 53 Fall Contests will be held on Saturday, October 4 at 12 Noon at the Concordia University George R. White Library, Room 12o (also known as the Community Room).  The fall contests include Humorous Speech and Table Topics.  Guests, friends and visitors are welcome!  Volunteers are needed, so if you would like to volunteer in any capacity, please contact Area 53 Assistant Governor Jason Kent at jason.kent@yahoo.com or call at 208.761.9333.

Parking is available immediately adjacent to the library on NE Liberty St.  The library is accessible from NE 27th Ave. and NE 29th Ave.  Trimet bus lines 17 and 75 provide service to Concordia University; check www.trimet.org for transit schedules.

Area 41, 42, 43 and 44 Combined Speech Contests (UPDATED) @ Keizer Civic Center
Oct 4 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Area 41, 42, 43 and 44 combined area contests to be held together. Come check it!

Oct
11
Sat
Area 81 Speech Contest @ Courtyard Village
Oct 11 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Sunset Division Humorous Speech and Table Topics Contest @ Beaverton Community Center
Oct 11 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

You are invited to attend the Sunset Division (Division H) Humorous Speech and Table Topics Contest on Saturday October 11, 2014 at the Beaverton Community Center located at 12350 SW Fifth St., Beaverton OR  97005 (across the street from the Beaverton Library).  This will be a pot luck event, please bring a snack or beverage item to share with your fellow Toastmasters and friends.

Feel free to contact me at 503.396.5309 or at afinkemeier@yahoo.com if you should have any questions.

I hope to see you there!

Alan

Area 83 Humorous Speech Contest @ Ilwaco Community Center
Oct 11 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Area 83 Humorous Speech Contest—October 11, 2014

– Ilwaco Community Building 158 1st Ave. North

Ilwaco, Washington

Time – Light bites and social hour from 5:00 to 6:00pm. Clam chowder provided (no pot luck)

 Contest start time – 6:00pm

Oct
15
Wed
Willamette Division Humorous & Table Topics Contest @ Emanuel Hospital, Lorenzen Auditorium
Oct 15 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Oct
18
Sat
Southern Division Humorous Speech and Table Topics Contest @ Huckleberry Room, Seven Feathers Casino Hotel
Oct 18 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Capital Division Humorous and Table Topics Contest @ Venue TBA
Oct 18 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Oct
25
Sat
Central Division Humorous and Table Topics Contest @ Venue TBA
Oct 25 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Northern Division Humorous and Table Topics Contest @ Venue TBA
Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Nov
8
Sat
2014 Fall Conference – Bigger, Bolder, Better! @ Brooks Training Center
Nov 8 @ 8:00 am – Nov 8 @ 6:00 pm

Participate in the 2014 Fall Conference “Bigger, Bolder, Better!” and discover how you can dream BIGGER, act BOLDER, and be a BETTER communicator, leader, and human being!

Keynote speaker Sheryl Roush is a sparkling example of what we can achieve when we dream big dreams, take bold actions, and are better individuals. Sheryl will share inspiring ideas and practical pointers to help you:

  • Create a clear mental picture of your big dream
  • Map out a step-by-step plan to achieve your dream
  • Pursue your dream no matter what obstacles you encounter

You will hear the best of D7 in Table Topics and Humorous Speaking. Plus, you will have several opportunities to interact with fellow D7 Toastmasters, discover best practices, and learn vicarious lessons and pitfalls to avoid.

Nov
30
Sun
DEADLINE: Submission of Area Governor Reports to TI. @ online
Nov 30 – Dec 1 all-day

MARK THIS IMPORTANT DEADLINE: November 30, 2014

To qualify as a Distinguished Area (or better), first-round Area Governor reports MUST be submitted to Toastmasters Internationaln not later than November 30, 2014. Please help your area become Distinguished by welcoming your Area Governor’s club visit. If Halloween comes around and you haven’t been able to schedule a visit from your Area Governor, please reach out to me. Let’s work together to make District 7 BIGGER, BOLDER, and BETTER!

May
2
Sat
2015 Spring Conference: Be the BEST! @ Venue TBD
May 2 @ 8:00 am – May 2 @ 6:00 pm

Watch this page for announcements on when the tickets will go on sale. Be at the Fall Conference for the chance to buy tickets to the Spring Conference at super-special rates (your reward for attending the Fall Conference!).

Keep posted for fabulous keynote speakers and education sessions!

And of course, be present when District 7 selects our representative to the International Speech Contest Semi-Finals!

May
31
Sun
DEADLINE: SUBMISSION OF AREA GOVERNOR REPORTS, Round 2 @ ONLINE
May 31 – Jun 1 all-day

MARK THIS IMPORTANT DEADLINE:May 31, 2015

To qualify as a Distinguished Area (or better), second-round Area Governor reports MUST be submitted to Toastmasters Internationaln not later than May 31, 2015. Please help your area become Distinguished by welcoming your Area Governor’s club visit. If the Spring Conference comes around and you haven’t been able to schedule a visit from your Area Governor, please reach out to me. Let’s work together to make District 7 BIGGER, BOLDER, and BETTER!