TREAT YOURSELF TO AN UNFORGETTABLE EXPERIENCE!
On May 1 and 2, “Be the Best: Communicate and Lead Like a Rockstar” Spring Conference at Seven Feathers Casino Resort http://sevenfeathers.com/!
Be entertained, enlightened, and envigorated as Mary Cheyne shares lessons from her world championship journey. Communicate and influence with IMPACT http://magneticpodium.com/!
Learn how to achieve ROCKSTAR status in your industry. Be perceived as the expert or guru by clients, colleagues, and your community. Learn from Rockstar motivational speaker Craig Duswalt and BE THE BEST in whatever you do http://www.craigduswalt.com/rockstar/index.html
Discover Toastmasters’ talents in the inter-division show “D7′s Got Talent” on Friday night. Pique your imagination, tickle your funny bone, and suspend your disbelief durng the Tall Tales showcase, also on Friday night.
Feast on the sumptuous and mouthwatering buffets laid out especially for you by the Seven Feathers banquets staff on Friday night and all day Saturday!
Enjoy the D7 Evaluation Contest and the International Prepared Speech contest. Be the first to know who will represent the district at the International Prepared Speech Contest in Las Vegas in August!
And much, much more! Don’t miss this unforgettable experience!
IMPORTANT REMINDER: The EARLY-BIRD RATE ends on January 31. Hurry and register now at http://www.eventbrite.com/e/2015-spring-conference-be-the-best-communicate-lead-like-a-rockstar-tickets-14082692713.
YOU HAVE SEVERAL ACCOMMODATION OPTIONS TO CHOOSE FROM:
Option 1. Stay at the Seven Feathers Casino Resort Hotel http://sevenfeathers.com/, located within the same complex as the Convention Center. To book a room, call toll-free 1-888-677-7771. Say that you’re registering under the TOASTMASTERS group rate of $95/night. Rooms usually get sold out in spring, so reserve EARLY.
Option 2. Stay at Riverside Lodge Motel http://cowcreek.com/economic-development/520-riverside-lodge-motel, roughly 5 minutes from the Convention Center. FREE Shuttle service to/from Convention Center. 3-bed rooms $79/night, 2 beds at $69/night, and 1-bed rooms at $59/night. Call toll-free 1-888-677-7771 to reserve.
Option 3. Bring your entire family in an RV (yours or borrowed!) and stay at Seven Feathers RV Resorthttp://www.sevenfeathersrvresort.com/home. TOASTMASTERS group rate only $34/night. Facilities include indoor swimming pool, hot tub, private showers and restrooms, children’s play area, firepits, pavilion, etc. Choice of pull-through or back-in.
Option 4. If you have a self-contained RV, park FREE at the Seven Feathers RV Dry Lot for up to FIVE days. The Convention Center is within a few hundred feet from the RV Dry Lot. FREE shuttle service.
Option 5. Holiday Inn Express and several other motels in the area. We are currently negotiating group rates and will provide updates.
Option 6. Stay with a fellow Toastmaster through the “Host a Toast” program. More details to follow.
Option 7. For the adventurous, try couch surfing http://about.couchsurfing.com/about/. Toastmaster Jim Wolak has made numerous friends this way.
Your conference team is currently working to provide various transportation alternatives. For starters, check out http://www.groupcarpool.com/t/7bngmq.
Siuslaw Tale Spinners in Florence will host an Open House and Workshop, “Set Powerful Goals That Motivate You,” presented by Tom Cox. Learn key strategies to prevent your goals from failing you.
May 16th at Canterbury Inn there will be a workshop on Effective Listening.
The workshop can only accommodate twenty individuals.
Make reservations by calling John Lawless at 360-430-0549
Join us for a day filled with learning, laughter, and good food! This session will include words of wisdom from Toastmasters International leaders outside of District 7. Check back for more information around April.
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 your area governor, your division governor or any member of the district trio. Let’s work together to make District 7 BIGGER, BOLDER, and BETTER!
Mark your calendars for June 27, 2015 to attend Toastmasters Leadership Institute (TLI). Whether you are a first-time club officer, seasoned professional, or want to learn more about what your fellow members are sharing, TLI is a must attend event. Check back around April for more information.
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