speakers

Start Date
Meeting Length
2.25 hours

ADVANCED LEADERS LAB ("ALL")
Toastmasters of North Vancouver

Date
: Saturday, September 18th, 2021 (3rd Saturday)

Time:  Gather by 10:00 am. Meeting 10:15 am - 12:15 pm.  Virtual doors open at 9:45 am

Location:  Online Zoom

Meeting / Program: Speakers and Evaluators with audience mini-evaluations, plus a Workshop.  Workshop is any of these: presentation, discussion with facilitation, longer speech, keynote speech, panel discussion, crafts, debate, speech with discussion.

Join Meeting:  Join the meeting on Zoom or see club website for Information.
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82399703485?pwd=Y3lRUHlic0ExNWYvbTR4U0tUR1NTZz09

Meeting ID:  823 9970 3485
Passcode:  District96

We look forward to seeing you all there.  Guests are welcome.

Changes due to coronavirus (COVID-19) - online meetings on ZOOM for social and physical distancing.

Typical Meeting Location:  (151 West Esplanade Ave., North Vancouver, BC. Enter ICBC Building off Esplanade to Security Desk.)  Future in-person meetings will likely be within the Lonsdale Quay area.

Contact:  Guests and for further information, please contact: Joyce Mahy, VP-Education, Advanced Leaders Lab  joyce_mahy@telus.net

Club Website:  https://advancedleaderslab.com/

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 hours

ADVANCED LEADERS LAB ("ALL")
Toastmasters of North Vancouver

Date
: Saturday, August 31st, 2021 (3rd Saturday)

Time:  Gather before 10:00 am. Meeting 10:15 am - 12:15 pm.  Virtual doors open at 9:45 am

Location:  Online Zoom

Meeting / Program: Speakers and Evaluators with audience mini-evaluations, plus a Workshop.  Workshop is a presentation, discussion with facilitation, longer speech, keynote speech, panel discussion, crafts, speech with discussion.

Join Meeting:  Join the meeting on Zoom or see club website for Information.
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82399703485?pwd=Y3lRUHlic0ExNWYvbTR4U0tUR1NTZz09

Meeting ID:  823 9970 3485
Passcode:  District96

We look forward to seeing you all there.  Guests are welcome.

Changes due to coronavirus (COVID-19) - online meetings on ZOOM for social and physical distancing.

Typical Meeting Location:  (151 West Esplanade Ave., North Vancouver, BC. Enter ICBC Building off Esplanade to Security Desk.)

Contact:  Guests and for further information, please contact: Joyce Mahy, VP-Education, Advanced Leaders Lab  joyce_mahy@telus.net

Club Website:  https://advancedleaderslab.com/

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.25 hours

ADVANCED LEADERS LAB ("ALL")
Toastmasters of North Vancouver

Date
: Saturday, May 15th, 2021 (3rd Saturday)

Time:  Gather 10:00 am. Meeting 10:15 am - 12:15 pm

Meeting / Program: 2 Speakers, 2 Evaluators with audience mini-evaluations, plus Workshop: “Storytelling” by Michael Davis.

Michael Davis has been a Toastmaster since 1994. He is the founder of Speaking CPR, author of 'THE Book on Storytelling', and a presentation skills trainer. His mission is to help speakers effectively use their most influential business communication tool: their stories.  His unsurpassed knowledge of storytelling has coached ‘TEDx’ speakers.

To join meeting on Zoom, see club website for Information.

We look forward to seeing you all there.  Guests are welcome.

Changes due to coronavirus (COVID-19) - online meetings on ZOOM for social and physical distancing.

Typical Meeting Location:  (151 West Esplanade Ave., North Vancouver, BC. Enter ICBC Building off Esplanade to Security Desk.)

Contact:  Guests and for further information, please contact: Ray Miller, VP-PR, Advanced Leaders Lab  r.neilmiller@gmail.com

Club Website:  https://advancedleaderslab.com/

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.25 hours

ADVANCED LEADERS LAB ("ALL")
Toastmasters of North Vancouver

Date
: Saturday, January 16, 2020 (3rd Saturday)

Time:  Gather 10:00 am. Meeting 10:15 am - 12:15 pm

Please see details under calendar post: "Advanced Leaders Lab - January & JAZZ"

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.25 hours

ADVANCED LEADERS LAB ("ALL")

Date: Saturday, July 18, 2020 (3rd Saturday)

Time:  Gather 10:00 am. Meeting 10:15 am - 12:15 pm

Speakers and Evaluations, plus Workshop by Ray Miller, "Learning Advanced ZOOM Features", including a Question & Answer session.  Ray will be hosting a Workshop to dive into some of the more advanced Zoom features that he has learned since the start of our current social isolation world.

2020-21 Club officers induction ceremony with Margaret Page, Toastmasters International 1st Vice President

Guests are welcome. Please contact Ray Miller at r.neilmiller@gmail.com to register as a Guest and receive the Zoom meeting details.

Changes due to coronavirus (COVID-19) - online meetings on ZOOM for social and physical distancing. See details on club website.

Usual Meeting Location: 151 West Esplanade Ave., North Vancouver, BC. Enter ICBC Building off Esplanade to Security Desk.

Website:  https://advancedleaderslab.com

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.25 hours

ADVANCED LEADERS LAB ("ALL")

Date: Saturday, June 20, 2020

Time:  Gather 10:00 am. Meeting 10:15 am - 12:15 pm
Zoom: Meeting ID:  822 8369 2811.
Guests are welcome. Please contact Ray Miller at r.neilmiller@gmail.com

Speakers and Evaluations, plus Workshop by Gordon Walter, "Final Philosophy Pragmatics"

Changes due to coronavirus (COVID-19) - online meetings on ZOOM for social and physical distancing. See details on club website.

Usual Meeting Location: 151 West Esplanade Ave., North Vancouver, BC. Enter ICBC Building off Esplanade to Security Desk.

Website:  https://advancedleaderslab.com

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.25 hours

ADVANCED LEADERS LAB ("ALL")

Next Meeting - Guests are welcome.

Date: Saturday, May 16, 2020

Time:  Gather 10:00 am. Meeting 10:15 am - 12:15 pm
Link opens at 9:30 am.  Zoom: Meeting ID: 817 9109 4204 / Password: 4 4 7 4 1 6

Speakers and Evaluations, plus Workshop: "Master Your Zoom Experience" by Ray Miller
The Workshop will be 45 minutes and delivered in 3 parts:

  • Part 1 computer operation and experience.
  • Part 2 interactive opportunity to use some of the functions and to maintain control how you view a meeting in Zoom.
  • Q&A

Changes due to coronavirus (COVID-19) - online meetings on ZOOM for social and physical distancing. See details on club website.

Usual Meeting Location: 151 West Esplanade Ave., North Vancouver, BC. Enter ICBC Building off Esplanade to Security Desk.

Website:  https://advancedleaderslab.com

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.5 hours

NEXT "ALL" MEETING:
Guests are welcome to attend.

Advanced Leaders Lab (ALL)

Speakers and Evaluators with Workshop 

 

Date:  Saturday, April 4, 2020 (1st Saturday, due to Easter then D96 Annual Conference)
WATCH FOR CHANGES DUE TO CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)
** Clubs are encouraged to meet online or as hybrid meetings.

 

Time:  Arrive 10:00 am**, Meeting 10:15 am - 12:15 pm. 

 **NEW Location: ICBC Building, Room 101, 151 West Esplanade, North Vancouver, BC V7M 3H9. DIRECTIONS:  At main door of ICBC on Esplanade, Ring for Security Desk to let you in and register.  OPTION: From SeaBus or bus loop, (a) walk up escalators and stairs, OR (b) walk around escalators to elevator to M, OR (c) walk through Lonsdale Quay Market to far elevator in the Market, go to 3rd Floor, exit, walk along east side of ICBC building to main door on Esplanade.

FREE weekend PARKING in ICBC lot.

Website:  https://www.advancedleaderslab.com/

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 hours

NEXT "ALL" MEETING:
Guests are welcome to attend.

Advanced Leaders Lab (ALL)
Club Contest, 
followed by a Workshop by Lyle Craver

Date:  Saturday, February 15, 2020 (3rd Saturday)

Time:  Arrive 10:00 am**, Meeting 10:15 am - 12:15 pm. 


 **NEW Location: ICBC Building, Room 101 -151 West Esplanade, North Vancouver, BC V7M 3H9. DIRECTIONS:  At main door of ICBC on Esplanade, Ring for Security Desk to let you in and register.  OPTION: From SeaBus or bus loop, (a) walk up escalators and stairs, OR (b) walk around escalators to elevator to M, OR (c) walk through Lonsdale Quay Market to far elevator in the Market, go to 3rd Floor, exit, walk along east side of ICBC building to main door on Esplanade.

FREE weekend PARKING in ICBC lot.

Website:  https://www.advancedleaderslab.com/

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 hours

NEXT "ALL" MEETING:
Guests are welcome to attend.

Advanced Leaders Lab (ALL)
Speakers and Evaluators with Workshop: 
Success Communication Series: How to Listen Effectively, Part 3 by Merrilee Miller. 

Date:  Saturday, January 18, 2020 (3rd Saturday) -  MAY BE CANCELLED DUE TO FORECAST SNOWSTORM.

Time:  Arrive 10:00 am**, Meeting 10:15 am - 12:15 pm. 

 **NEW Location: ICBC Building, Room 101, 151 West Esplanade, North Vancouver, BC V7M 3H9. DIRECTIONS:  At main door of ICBC on Esplanade, Ring for Security Desk to let you in and register.  OPTION: From SeaBus or bus loop, (a) walk up escalators and stairs, OR (b) walk around escalators to elevator to M, OR (c) walk through Lonsdale Quay Market to far elevator in the Market, go to 3rd Floor, exit, walk along east side of ICBC building to main door on Esplanade.

FREE weekend PARKING in ICBC lot.

Website:  https://www.advancedleaderslab.com/

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 hours

NEXT "ALL" MEETING:
Guests are welcome to attend.

Advanced Leaders Lab (ALL)
Speakers and Evaluators. 
Workshop "
And so this is Christmas!" by Vladimira Horvathova:

Date:  Saturday, December 14, 2019 (2nd Saturday this month)

Time:  Arrive 10:00 am**, Meeting 10:15 am - 12:15 pm. 

Location: 145 Chadwick Court (2nd Floor), North Vancouver, along east walkway between Lonsdale Quay SeaBus and Lonsdale Quay Market, beside Coffee Bun near Starbucks.  ** NOTE: The locked building has a glassed-in round foyer - somebody will be there to greet you. The meetings are on the 2nd floor in room 280.  Be aware that this location is locked and not accessible once the meeting starts.**

Let's have wonderful meeting and optional lunch to celebrate the season after the meeting. 

Website:  https://www.advancedleaderslab.com/

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.15 hours

NEXT "ALL" MEETING:
Guests are welcome to attend.

Advanced Leaders Lab (ALL)
Speaker - Terence Walsh on "Dying with Dignity".
Workshop by Gordon Walter. 
Gordon was a Professor of Behavioural Science for over 3 decades at UBC's Sauder School of Business.  He has also councilled corporate Presidents through the TEC (The Executive Committee).  Having the right mind-set is critical to succeeding in business and in life. This Workshop will add to our creative thinking and analysis on the way we think, react and live.    

Date:  Saturday, November 16, 2019 (3rd Saturday)

Time:  Arrive 10:00 am**, Meeting 10:15 am - 12:15 pm. 

Location: 145 Chadwick Court (2nd Floor), North Vancouver, along east walkway between Lonsdale Quay SeaBus and Lonsdale Quay Market, beside Coffee Bun near Starbucks.  ** NOTE: The locked building has a glassed-in round foyer - somebody will be there to greet you. The meetings are on the 2nd floor in room 280.  Be aware that this location is locked and not accessible once the meeting starts.**

Website:  https://www.advancedleaderslab.com/

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.15 hours

NEXT "ALL" MEETING:
Guests are welcome to attend.

Advanced Leaders Lab (ALL)

Date:  Saturday, October 19, 2019 (3rd Saturday)

Time:  Arrive 10:00 am**, Meeting 10:15 am - 12:15 pm. 
Optional Social Lunch follows the meeting in a nearby restaurant (to be determined) for those who wish to attend (pay own)..

Guest Speaker, Dr. Bal Pawa presents "You Are Your Best Doctor" *
Workshop "How to Listen Effectively" by Merrilee Miller 

* Dr. Bal Pawa is not just a Harvard certified Doctor. She’s the wife of one Doctor  and mother of another. And yet, after practising medicine for 35 years, Dr. Pawa believes that, to a large extent, you are your best Doctor!  She acquired this conviction after being involved in a horrific car accident and suffering for 7 years as a patient.  Following her recovery, Dr. Pawa, co-founded the West Coast Women’s Clinic, the first of its kind in Canada to take an integrative mind-body approach to healing, health-care and self-care.  Dr. Pawa will practice the presentation she will be delivering on November 9th for TEDxSFU at the Playhouse Theatre, Vancouver.   

Location: 145 Chadwick Court (2nd Floor), North Vancouver, along east walkway between Lonsdale Quay SeaBus and Lonsdale Quay Market, beside Coffee Bun near Starbucks.  ** NOTE: The locked building has a glassed-in round foyer - somebody will be there to greet you. The meetings are on the 2nd floor in room 280.  Be aware that this location is locked and not accessible once the meeting starts.**

Website:  https://www.advancedleaderslab.com/

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2:15 hours

NEXT "ALL" MEETING:
Guests are welcome to attend.

Advanced Leaders Lab (ALL)
Guest Speaker:  Adrian Starks."Be The Champion Of Change"., a speech he will deliver at "Get Inspired Talks" at the Playhouse Theatre on October. 
Workshop by Ray Miller  on the importance of good communication and leadership in business, i.e. Toastmasters skills.

Date:  Saturday, September 21, 2019 (3rd Saturday)

Time:  Arrive 10:00 am**, Meeting 10:15 am - 12:15 pm.

Location: 145 Chadwick Court (2nd Floor), North Vancouver, along east walkway between Lonsdale Quay SeaBus and Lonsdale Quay Market, beside Coffee Bun near Starbucks.  ** NOTE: The locked building has a glassed-in round foyer - somebody will be there to greet you. The meetings are on the 2nd floor in room 280.  Be aware that this location is locked and not accessible once the meeting starts.**

Website:  https://www.advancedleaderslab.com/

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2:15 hours

NEXT "ALL" MEETING:
Guests are welcome to attend.

Advanced Leaders Lab (ALL)

Date:  Saturday, August 17, 2019 (3rd Saturday)

Time:  10:00 am arrive**, 10:15 am call to order.

Meeting Chairman:  Jim Mann.  Speakers:  Ray Miller, Vladimira Horvathova, plus Workshop by Gordon Walter "Are your thoughts you?”  This will be an interesting workshop.  Rene Descartes asserted “I think, therefore I am.”   Are we really managing our own thoughts?  Nowadays, we are seeing social media and news influencing and perhaps manipulating the public.  Are we really in control of our own thoughts?

NOTE: Division H - Club Officers Training - follows this meeting at 1:00 pm (Arrive 12:30 pm),  OPTION: Also attend morning Toastmasters meeting.

Location: 145 Chadwick Court (2nd Floor), North Vancouver, along east walkway between Lonsdale Quay SeaBus and Lonsdale Quay Market, beside Coffee Bun near Starbucks.  The locked building has a glassed-in round foyer - somebody will be there to greet you. The meetings are on the 2nd floor in room 280.  NOTE:  **Be aware that this location is locked and not accessible once the meeting starts.**

Website:  https://www.advancedleaderslab.com/

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2:15 hours

NEXT "ALL" MEETING:
Guests are welcome to attend.

Advanced Leaders Lab (ALL)
Chairman:  Ray Miller
Speakers & Evaluators, plus Workshop 

Date
:  Saturday, July 6, 2019 (1st Saturday this month)

Time:  10:00 am arrive**, 10:15 am call to order.

Location: 145 Chadwick Court (2nd Floor), North Vancouver, along east walkway between Lonsdale Quay SeaBus and Lonsdale Quay Market, beside Coffee Bun near Starbucks.
** NOTE: The locked building has a glassed-in round foyer - somebody will be there to greet you. The meetings are on the 2nd floor in room 280.  Be aware that this location is locked and not accessible once the meeting starts.**

Website:  https://www.advancedleaderslab.com/

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.25 hours

NEXT "ALL" MEETING:
Guests are welcome to attend.

Advanced Leaders Lab (ALL)
Workshop: Gordon Walter, "Mind-set Management"  with Speakers & Evaluations
Gordon is a member of ALL Toastmasters and
a former Professor at the Sauder School of Business.
Date:  Saturday, March 16, 2019 (3rd Saturday)
Time:  10:00 am arrive, 10:15 am call to order until 12:15 pm.  **
Location: 145 Chadwick Court (2nd Floor), North Vancouver, along east walkway between Lonsdale Quay SeaBus and Lonsdale Quay Market, beside Coffee Bun near Starbucks. 
NOTE: The locked building has a glassed-in round foyer - somebody will be there to greet you. The meetings are on the 2nd floor in room 280.
  ** Be aware that this location is locked and not accessible once the meeting starts.

Free, with light refreshments at the break.

Event type
Admission
FREE
Start Date
Meeting Length
2:15 hours

NEXT "ALL" MEETING:
Guests are welcome to attend.

Advanced Leaders Lab (ALL)
Speakers & Evaluators, Workshop: Gordon Walter, "Mind-set Management"
Speakers: Jim Mann
reciting "
The Cremation of Sam McGee" (poem by Robert Service), and Ray Miller with "A Challenge Accepted"
Date:  Saturday, December 15, 2018 (3rd Saturday)
Time:  10:00 am arrive, 10:15 am call to order.
Location: 145 Chadwick Court (2nd Floor), North Vancouver, along east walkway between Lonsdale Quay SeaBus and Lonsdale Quay Market, beside Coffee Bun near Starbucks.  NOTE: The locked building has a glassed-in round foyer - somebody will be there to greet you. The meetings are on the 2nd floor in room 280.  Be aware that this location is locked and not accessible once the meeting starts.
Chairman:  Richard Hancock 
hancri@shaw.ca

As this is the last meeting of the year there will be an informal lunch afterwards for those who wish to attend.
websitewww.advancedleaderslab.com

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.5 hours

Advanced Speakers Club  (ASK Toastmasters) - Where Leaders are Made

Staying Together - We Can Do This

Date: Friday, April 24, 2020 

Theme: "Staying Connected While Isolated"

With this unprecedented pandemic going on, many of us have been locked down in our homes. How are you staying connected? Using Zoom, phoning friends? Join our ASK meeting and share your experiences with us.

Location: Online with Zoom

Time: Gather 6:45 pm. Meeting 7:00 - 9:00 pm

(The login information will be sent out ahead of the meeting.)

Menu Choices:

- We suggest you may want to eat before the meeting, so you can enjoy this online experience.

- Bring you own beverage: coffee, tea, water.

Cost: No charge for this online meeting.

RSVP:

- Members contact one of the Co-Chairs, Janet Cho jcwen85@gmail.com or Marilynn Knoch mjoyknoch@gmail.com. Please sign up for a role on the Agenda, or contact the Cochairs

- Guests, if you are not an ASK member and would like to attend, please contact Marilynn Knoch mjoyknoch@gmail.com

Guests are Welcome.

For further details, please visit the club website - Meeting Information/Directions page 

Wesbite:  https://advancedspeakers.toastmastersclubs.org

NOTE: Monthly dinner meetings in the greater Vancouver area are currently suspended. Online meetings are ongoing.

Event type
Admission
None
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.25 hours

ADVANCED SPEAKERS CLUB - "ASK" Toastmasters

When: Friday, August 27, 2021 (4th Friday)

Time: Gather 6:45 pm, Meeting 7:00 - 9:00 pm (Pacific Time). Room opens at 6:30 pm

Where:  Online with Zoom

Meeting Theme"Sneaky Cooking!"

Do you have a story or a recipe that served you well when you were entertaining friends or family?
As we head towards the conclusion of Summer 2021, share your stories at our August ASK meeting.

Come and share in this fun, entertaining thematic meeting.

Menu:  We suggest you may want to eat before the meeting, so you can enjoy this online experience. Bring you own beverage: coffee, tea, water.

Cost:  No charge for this online meeting.

CoChairs: Marilynn Knoch at mjoyknoch@gmail.com and Margaret Li at carmine2023@outlook.com

Guests:  Pllease contact Darren Frew at frew.darren@gmail.com to RSVP and for Zoom meeting information.

Please join the meeting by 6:45 pm to ensure everybody can speak, hear and see properly.

GUESTS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!

Websitehttps://advancedspeakers.toastmastersclubs.org

Changes due to coronavirus (COVID-19) -- online meeting on ZOOM for social and physical distancing.

General Meeting Information: Usual monthly dinner meetings planned by Co-chairs around unique themes in various locations in the greater Vancouver area are currently suspended. Online meetings are ongoing, attracting guests from around the world!

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.25 hours

ADVANCED SPEAKERS CLUB - "ASK" Toastmasters

When: Friday, July 23, 2021 (4th Friday)

Time: Gather 6:45 pm, Meeting 7:00 - 9:00 pm (Pacific Time). Room opens at 6:30 pm

Where:  Online with Zoom

Meeting ThemeSummer Beach Party:  Celebrate summer sun with fun holiday activities

Summer is the time to get outdoors to enjoy the sun with fun activities, plus share holidays with family and friends.  Relax, play and enjoy.

What is your favorite past, current or upcoming summer activity?  Join us with a summer outfit, drink, hat, &/or Zoom background

Come and share in this fun, entertaining thematic meeting.

Menu:  We suggest you may want to eat before the meeting, so you can enjoy this online experience. Bring you own beverage: coffee, tea, water.

Cost:  No charge for this online meeting.

CoChairs:  Merrilee Miller at m_miller77@hotmail.com and Reg Boaler at boaler_inc@hotmail.com

Guests:  Pllease contact Darren Frew frew.darren@gmail.com to RSVP and for Zoom meeting information.

Please join the meeting by 6:45 pm to ensure everybody can speak, hear and see properly.

GUESTS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!

Websitehttps://advancedspeakers.toastmastersclubs.org

Changes due to coronavirus (COVID-19) -- online meeting on ZOOM for social and physical distancing.

General Meeting Information: Usual monthly dinner meetings planned by Co-chairs around unique themes in various locations in the greater Vancouver area are currently suspended. Online meetings are ongoing, attracting guests from around the world!

 

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.25 hours

ADVANCED SPEAKERS CLUB - "ASK" Toastmasters

When:  Friday, January 22, 2020  (4th Friday)

Time:  Gather 6:45 pm, Meeting 7:00 - 9:00 pm (Pacific Standard Time)

Where:  Online with Zoom

Featuring: International Speech, Evaluation and Table Topics Contests

Who will compete?  Who will win?  Attend this suspenseful meeting to see.

We suggest you may want to eat before the meeting, so you can enjoy this online experience. Bring you own beverage: coffee, tea, water.

Cost: No charge for this online meeting.

To RSVP and get ZOOM information, please contact Club President, Fai Murray, fai.murray@gmail.com

Please join the meeting by 6:45 pm to ensure everybody can speak, hear and see properly.

GUESTS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!

Websitehttps://advancedspeakers.toastmastersclubs.org

Changes due to coronavirus (COVID-19) – online meetings continue on ZOOM for social and physical distancing.

NOTE: Usual monthly dinner meetings in various locations in the greater Vancouver area are currently suspended. Online meetings are ongoing.

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.25 hours

ADVANCED SPEAKERS CLUB - ASK Toastmasters

Date: Friday, July 24, 2020  (4th Friday)

Time: Gather 6:45 pm, Meeting 7:00 - 9:00 pm.

Meeting Theme: "It’s Hawaiian time! Come dressed with a lei (flower necklace), sun hat, Hawaiian shirt or Muumuu! 

It's a Luau!  A Luau is a traditional Hawaiian party or feast that is usually accompanied by entertainment.  It may feature food such as poi, kalua pua’a, poke, lomi salmon, ‘opihi, and haupia, beer, and entertainment such as traditional Hawaiian music and hula. 

Location:  Online with Zoom

Menu:   
  - 
We suggest you may want to eat before the meeting, so you can enjoy this online experience.  
  - Bring you own beverage: coffee, tea, water.

Cost: No charge for this online meeting.

Co-ChairsHartaj Toor (hartajtoor@hotmail.com) and Dorothy Miller (dorothy.nikken@gmail.com) invite you to join us at ASK.

RSVP to Co-Chairs:  Zoom link will be sent to all members and approved guests.

Please join the call by 6:45 pm to ensure everybody can speak, hear and see properly.

GUESTS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!

Website: https://advancedspeakers.toastmastersclubs.org

NOTE: Monthly dinner meetings in the greater Vancouver area are currently suspended. Online meetings are ongoing.

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.25 hours

ADVANCED SPEAKERS CLUB - ASK Toastmasters

Date: Friday, June 26, 2020

Time: Gather 6:45 pm, Meeting 7:00 - 9:00 pm.

Meeting Theme: "Hats Off to Our Executive
Zoom in wearing your favourite hat – so you can honour our officers as they are installed.

Location:  Online with Zoom

Menu: 

- We suggest you may want to eat before the meeting, so you can enjoy this online experience.

- Bring you own beverage: coffee, tea, water.

Cost: No charge for this online meeting.

Co-Chairs, Marg Hope (mhope@Lionsgate.ca) and Margaret Li  (carmine2023@outlook.com) invite you to join us at ASK.

RSVP to Co-ChairsZoom link will be sent to all members and approved guests.

Please join the call by 6:45 pm to ensure everybody can speak, hear and see properly.

GUESTS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!

Website: https://advancedspeakers.toastmastersclubs.org

NOTE: Monthly dinner meetings in the greater Vancouver area are currently suspended. Online meetings are ongoing.

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.25 hours

ADVANCED SPEAKERS CLUB - ASK Toastmasters

Meeting Theme: "Belly Laughs" - because we need some right now.

Date: Friday, May 22, 2020

Time: Gather 6:45 pm. Meeting 7:00 - 9:00 pm

Location change from dinner meeting in the Metro Vancouver area to online ZOOM platform meetings due to the coronavirus COVID-19 until further notice.

CoChairs: Dorothea Hendriks dorothea@dorotheahendriks.com and Veronica Armstrong whatsyournextstep@shaw.ca invite you to join us at ASK. 

ZOOM link will be sent to all members and approved guests.

GUESTS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!

Website: https://advancedspeakers.toastmastersclubs.org

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.25 hours

AREA H72 CONTESTS: 
Table Topics Contest, International Speech Contest, and Evaluation Speech Contest 

Date: Saturday, February 13, 2021

Time:  Gather 1:50 pm.  Contests:  2:00 pm – 4:30 pm (Pacific Time) 
    Briefings (separate times for Contestants and Judges) 

Area H72 showcases speakers of these Toastmasters clubs on the North Shore in North Vancouver:  Quay Speakers Toastmasters Club and Advanced Leaders Lab (ALL). 

Join us for this free online event that is open to Toastmasters and the general public.  This is a great way to get inspired to join a Toastmasters club and to improve communication and leadership skills. 

JOIN HERE
Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89428707032?pwd=ZzZMRDVKU3dOcnRaMXJrZzAvcndudz09

Meeting ID: 894 2870 7032
Passcode: District96

For further information, contact:  Area H72 Director, Georgina Harrison at geoharr@shaw.ca 

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
3 hours

ASK Toastmasters - Advanced Speakers Club INVITES you to an ASK Christmas Brunch Meeting and Auction

Meeting Theme:  “The Give of Giving" .. The perfect meeting to evoke that Christmas feeling with Stories, Carols and Good Will.

Meeting CoChairs:  Margaret Page and John Noonan

Date: Sunday, December 8, 2019 (on a Sunday morning)

Time:  10:00 am Gather, 10:30 am Brunch, 11:00 am  Call to Order, 12:00 pm End of Meeting, 12:15 pm Reconvene for Christmas Auction

Location:  The Holiday Inn Express, 700 Old Orchard Way, North Vancouver, BC 

Cost:  $25.00 brunch meeting.  OPTION: Bring an unwrapped item or service for charity auction, any value (test your auction skills, instead of Table Topics).  

RSVP:  Advanced registration is required.  Please confirm your attendance by December 3 to John Noonan at johnnoonan@shaw.ca or Call 604-984-6083 

GUEST ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!  https://advancedspeakers.toastmastersclubs.org/directions.html

Event type
Admission
$25.00
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.5 hours

ADVANCED SPEAKERS CLUB (ASK Toastmasters)

Friday, March 27, 2020

Theme:  International Women’s Day

Co-Chairs:  Hartaj Toor & Darren Frew

Location:  White Spot, 1616 West Georgia Street, Vancouver

Gather 6:30 PM; Meeting 7:00 – 9:00 PM

WATCH FOR CHANGES DUE TO CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)
** Clubs are encouraged to meet online or as hybrid meetings.

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MENU CHOICES:

Starter (choose 1):
* Soup (Clam Chowder or Soup of the Day), or
* Salad (Caesar or Spot)

Entrée (choose 1):
* Spaghetti and meatballs
Quinoa & cauliflower power salad (Vegetarian)
Chickpea & cauliflower curry (Vegetarian)
Bacon Cheddar Bigger Burger served with fries and coleslaw
Avodado Beyond Burger served with fries and coleslaw (Vegan)

Dessert:
Scoop of ice cream (Chocolate, Vanilla, or Strawberry)

Please let us know which appetizer and entrée you would like to have. 

       

 Cost:  $25 (non-refundable) includes starter, entrée, non-alcoholic beverage, dessert and tax/tip.  Please pay in cash or by cheque at the door.

RSVP: Please reserve with Hartaj Toor at hartajtoor@hotmail.com or Darren Frew at  frew.darren@gmail.com.  

GUEST ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!

 https://advancedspeakers.toastmastersclubs.org/directions.html

Event type
Admission
$25.00
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.5 hours

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ADVANCED SPEAKERS CLUB (ASK Toastmasters)

February 28, 2020

Theme:  Sharing Our Winter Stories

Co-Chairs:  Lise Minovitz & Merrilee Miller

Location:  White Spot, 405 Dunsmuir Street, Vancouver

Gather 6:30 PM; Meeting 7:00 – 9:00 PM

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How do you survive the winter? Do you brave the cold, cocoon at home, or escape somewhere warm?
Come in, warm up over a delicious meal, and share your winter stories.

 

 

MENU CHOICES:

 

Starters (choose 1):

-          Signature Spot Salad (mixed greens in house dressing)

-          Signature Clam Chowder

Entrées (choose 1):

-          Salmon Spot Salad

-          BC Chicken Burger with French Fries

-          Legendary Burger with French Fries

-          Salmon Teriyaki Bowl with Rice

-          Spaghetti Bolognese

-          Cauliflower Curry (vegan)

-          Chicken Strips with French Fries

Beverages:

Coffee, Tea, Water, Fountain Pop Drinks (Wine or beer may be purchased separately.)

The Finale:

Gourmet chocolates!

 

 

Cost:  $25 (non-refundable) includes starter, entrée, non-alcoholic beverage, chocolate, and tax/tip.
Please pay in cash or by cheque at the door.

RSVP: Please reserve with menu choices by Monday, February 24 to Lise Minovitz at l_minovitz@hotmail.com or 604-565-8024.  

               Meeting Roles: Please sign up at https://advancedspeakers.toastmastersclubs.org  
                              or contact Merrilee Miller at
m_miller77@hotmail.com or 604-985-6295

 

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Don’t leave your friends out in the cold.

 

GUESTS ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!

 

 

Event type
Admission
$25.00
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.5 hours

ASK Toastmasters - Advanced Speakers Club INVITES you to our first meeting of 2020.

Theme:  “LIGHT ON THE WAY AHEAD” -- Twenty years after Y2K, let's plan ahead strategically and help create a world with hope and joy and where enlightened leadership can provide a better path for all.
    It is also the Year of the Rat in the Chinese Zodiac, associated with the entrepreneurial spirit linked to material success, wellness and luxury in live.

Date: Friday, January 24, 2020 (4th Friday)

Time:  6:30 pm Meet and Greet, 7:00 pm Meeting and Dinner

Location:  Dunn's Famous Restaurant, 827 Seymour Street (at Robson), Vancouver, BC.

Cost:  $25.00 dinner meeting

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Menu Options:  Please kindly submit your menu choice name (not just a number please), with side.

1. Regular Smoked Meat Sandwich - Authentic Montreal Smoked Meat hand sliced served in a Light Rye with Mustard with half a pickle. Side of Fries or Coleslaw.

2. Smoked Meat Grilled Cheese - Classic Grilled Cheese with Montreal Smoked Meat served.  Side of Fries or Coleslaw.

3. Vegetarian Wrap - Lettuce, tomato, chickpeas, banana peppers, avocado, coleslaw and cheddar with herb mayo and half a pickle on the side.  Side of Fries or Coleslaw.

4. Grilled Cheese - Classic Grilled Cheese, white bread with cheddar cheese. Side: Fries or Coleslaw

5. Turkey Bacon Avocado - House made roasted turkey, lettuce, tomato, bacon, avocado with herb mayo on a ciabatta. Side of Fries or Coleslaw.

6. Dunn’s Poutine - Montreal Smoked Meat poutine with BBQ gravy and cheesecurds.  Side of Coleslaw.

7. Quebecois Poutine - Kennebec fries, fresh Canadian cheese curds covered in our original BBQ beef gravy.  Side of Coleslaw.

8. Fried Chicken Poutine - BBQ gravy and Fried Chicken Chunks with green onions and buffalo ranch sauce.  Side of Coleslaw

All meals will be served with a soft drink. But tea or coffee can be substituted for the soft drink.  Dessert will be Cake and Fruit.

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Co-Chairs:  May S. Tveita and Fai Murray

RSVP:  Advanced registration is required.  Please confirm your attendance with your menu choice with side by Wednesday, January 22 to May Tveita maysoo@shaw.ca and/or Fai Murray fai.murray@gmail.com Advise of any substitutions or allergies. 

GUEST ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!  https://advancedspeakers.toastmastersclubs.org/directions.html

Event type
Admission
$25.00
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.5 hours

ASK Toastmasters - Advanced Speakers Club INVITES you ... an ASK meeting with a Difference!  Show us your Dance Moves!

Meeting Theme:  “Dance with the Stars!”  Dress as your favorite music icon or genre.

Meeting CoChairs:  Helen Worth and Narinder Bharti

Date: Friday, October 25, 2019 (4th Friday)

Time:  6:30 pm Meet and Greet, 7:00 pm Meeting Commences, 9:00 pm Dance.

Location:  Firefighters Banquet & Conference Centre, 6515 Bonsor Avenue, Burnaby, BC (near The Bay at Metrotown; across from Bonsor Recreation Centre). Room is very spacious. 

Cost:  $25.00 dinner meeting.  Cash bar.

Buffet Dinner Menu:  

Fresh Bread:  French and whole wheat artisan rolls.

Mixed Valley Greens with Ranch dressing and sun dried Tomato dressing.

Caesar Salad with Roast garlic dressing, herb croutons, asiago cheese.

Marinated Vegetable Salad:  Seasonal vegetables, artichokes, olives, onions and roasted garlic.

Roast Baby Potatoes:  Red and yellow potatoes with butter and fresh herbs.

Garden Medley:  Honey glazed seasonal vegetables.

Sun Dried Tomato and Pepper Pasta with a tomato basic sauce with asiago cheese.

Roasted Chicken infused with fresh herbs, lemon and a trio of peppercorns.

Roast Beef with paprika and thyme dry rub, served with pan au jus and horseradish.

Fruit Mirror:  Display of seasonal fresh fruit.

Dessert Mirror:  Assortment of finger sized cakes.

RSVP:  Advanced registration is required.  Please confirm your attendance by October 18 to Narinder Bharti at Narinder_Lal@hotmail.com or Call /Text 778-580-8099 

GUEST ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!  https://advancedspeakers.toastmastersclubs.org/directions.html

Event type
Admission
$25.00
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.5 hours

ASK Toastmasters - Advanced Speakers Club INVITES you ... 

Meeting Theme:  “Taco About a Great Meeting”.

Meeting Team:  Dorothy Miller, Diana Del Negro, and Margaret Page

Date: Friday, September 27, 2019 (4th Friday)

Time:  6:30 pm Meet and Greet, 7:00 pm Meeting Commences

Location:  Vallarta's Mexican Restaurant, 2891 East Broadway, Vancouver, BC. Parking is limited please use street parking on Renfrew

Cost:  $25.00 dinner meeting

Menu Options (advise of your menu choice in advance):  

1)  Taco Salad w/ lettuce, tomato, bean, avocado, cucumber, sour cream(on side) Specify  CHICKEN, BEEF OR NO MEAT   Side dish of rice on request.

2) Tortilla Soup large can be combined with a taco salad. Side dish of rice on request.

3)  Nachos (meal size) w/beans, cheese, Specify CHICKEN, BEEF OR NONE

4) Tamale (chicken) Salvadorian Style THIS CAN BE ADDED TO ANY MEAL

5) Tacos (3) Specify CHICKEN, BEEF OR SHRIMP

6) Burrito Specify CHICKEN, BEEF, PORK OR PRAWN

7) Enchilada Plate w rice & beans Specify CHICKEN, BEEF OR VEGGIE

8) Chicken Breast (grilled) w rice & beans & salad

9) Tilapia (fish) fried w rice & beans

Chips and Salsa will be on every table to share. Coffee, Tea and Dessert Squares will be self-serve after dinner.  Beverages available for purchase: pop, beer, bottled water, Margarita ($2.50-$8.00)
Please advise of any food allergies.

RSVP:  Advanced registration is required.  Space is limited to 30 people. Please confirm your attendance with by Sunday, September 22 to Dorothy Miller via email at dorothy.nikken@gmail.com or call 604-833-1754.  Advise of your menu choice, plus any food allergies. 

GUEST ARE ALWAYS WELCOME!  https://advancedspeakers.toastmastersclubs.org/directions.html

 

Event type
Admission
$25.00
Start Date
Meeting Length
2.25 hours

SPEAK YOUR MIND ADVANCED TOASTMASTERS

Date:  Friday, September 3rd, 2021 (1st Fridays)

Time:  6:45 pm gather, for 7 pm to 9 pm meeting

Location:  Zoom online

Who are We?  We love to speak our minds, where every meeting is fast-paced, often irreverent, and always a humorous good time.  Jump into the fray and share whatever issue is on your mind.  (We have a role for that, called the "Rant".)  We welcome guests.  Feel free to join us for one of the most dynamic, engaging and rip-roaring fun online meetings you'll ever attend.  When meeting online, we host the meetings on Zoom.

Meeting Theme:  “Theme: Conflict Resolution!  How do you solve conflict in your life?” 

CoChairs:  William & Lydia Chao

Guests are Always Welcome!  To visit us at any upcoming virtual meeting, please contact Lydia Chao at chortlinglaughter@gmail.com

During this pandemic, we meet online.  In usual times, meetings are held at the Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver, BC -- across from the Yaletown-Roundhouse Canada Line Station.

Special note about Advanced clubs:  Advanced clubs are primarily made up of experienced Toastmasters who want to grow more rapidly than those in a typical club. They are Toastmasters who want to set a higher bar... and believe us, at SYM, the members are always encouraging one another to raise the bar further and further!

Website:  https://speakyourmind.toastmastersclubs.org/

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 hours

SPEAK YOUR MIND ADVANCED TOASTMASTERS

Date:  Friday, August 6, 2021 (1st Fridays, except Holidays)

Time:  6:45 pm gather, for 7 pm to 9 pm meeting

Location:  Zoom online

Who are We?  We love to speak our minds, where every meeting is fast-paced, often irreverent, and always a humorous good time.  Jump into the fray and share whatever issue is on your mind.  (We have a role for that, called the "Rant".)  We welcome guests.  Feel free to join us for one of the most dynamic, engaging and rip-roaring fun online meetings you'll ever attend.  When meeting online, we host the meetings on Zoom.

Meeting Theme:  "Carpe Diem:  Seize the Day"

CoChairs:  Nicole Holas and Georgina Harrison

Guests are Always Welcome!  To visit us at any upcoming virtual meeting, please contact Lydia Chao at chortlinglaughter@gmail.com

During this pandemic, we meet online.  In usual times, meetings are held at the Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver, BC -- across from the Yaletown-Roundhouse Canada Line Station.

Special note about Advanced clubs:  Advanced clubs are primarily made up of experienced Toastmasters who want to grow more rapidly than those in a typical club. They are Toastmasters who want to set a higher bar... and believe us, at SYM, the members are always encouraging one another to raise the bar further and further!

Website:  https://speakyourmind.toastmastersclubs.org/

Event type
Admission
Free
Start Date
Meeting Length
2 hours

INVITATION to join us on Zoom ... 
A Celebration of Life of Vladimira Horvathova, DTM

Remember her cheerful smile, her heartwarming hugs, her countless acts of kindness, and her way of speaking gently.

Friends & fans of Vladimira Horvathova are invited to a virtual Celebration of Her Life on SATURDAY, JUNE 5th, 2021, at 10 a.m. Please register for a free ticket to this Zoom event at https://celebrationoflifevladimirahorvathova.eventbrite.ca/

Honour Vladimira by wearing a splash of **RED **-- a shirt, an outfit, a hat -- it was Vladi's favourite colour. Then join us as we share what a big impact she had on us . . . just by being her smiling, positive, helpful, friendly, genuine self.

Vladi was a woman of hidden talents. We may have a surprise for you!

— thinking about someone special.

Here's the speaker line-up for today's Celebration of Life for Vladimira Horvathova at 10 a.m. PDT.
We hope to see all of her friends there!

1. Nicolas Jimenez, President & CEO, ICBC
2. Silvia Orgonova & Natalie Oakman 
3. Joyce Mahy, Advanced Leaders Lab Toastmasters
4. Matthew Birmingham, Quay Speakers Toastmasters
5. Spero Moukas, Sea to Sky Toastmasters
6. David Predeaux, I Speak You Speak Toastmasters
7. Lydia Burchell, Toastmasters District 21 Director
8. Carole Murphy, Toastmasters District 96 Director

Contacts for further information, if needed:
April Soon at april.showers.soon@gmail.com 
or Sharookh Daroowala at daroowala@shaw.ca

Event type
Admission
Free