speech contests

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Come join us at the Area J86 International Speech Contest and Evaluation Contest!

Come check out the best speakers and evaluators of some of the best clubs in Burnaby! The following clubs will have a representative in this contest:

-Telespeakers Club
-Metro Speakers Club
-Speakeasy Club
-FortiMasters
-Burnaby Entrepreneurs

The contest will happen on February 28 at 7:00PM. It will take place at Metrotown, with public transit access and plenty of parking. Please follow the link below for directions to the meeting room

https://metrospeakers.org/contact/

This event is open to everyone! Come support your favourite contestant! Come cheer for your club!

 

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Come and join us at the Area N71 & Area N74 International Speech and Evaluation Contests! 

It will be held at the SNC-Lavlin building (near the intersection of Thurlow and Alberni), from 6:00pm to 9:00 pm. We hope to see you there!

Ron and Natasha (Area N71 and Area N74 Directors)

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Venue : Langara college (Room is to be announce later)

Address: 100 W 49th Ave, Vancouver, BC V5Y 2Z6    

Time:  6:00 pm - 9:00pm

Date: March 24, 2020

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0
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1 Day

Division D Contest and COT - Club Officer Training

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Free! :)
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Best Run Toastmasters have volunteered their office to host the Division T contest.

When:   Thursday, March 7th, 5:30 - 7:45 PM , briefings at 5 PM

Where:  SAP Offices - 910 Mainland St

You may find some metred street parking on Mainland or close by.  There is paid parking on the roof accessible from Nelson St but it’s a little tricky finding your way downstairs from there. 

It’s walking distance from Yaletown station on Canada line and Stadium station on Expo line.

Enter the building on Mainland St,  walk up the stairs to reception.  Meeting is in Anemone meeting room which is to the left of reception

RSVP:   jprknsn@gmail.com

All members are welcome.

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Free
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3 hours

Dragon's Den hosted by Just Pros Toastmasters is here! Come and experience the event that has helped many District Champions win their speech competition titles.

We invite Toastmasters from District 96 AND District 21 moving on to their next level of the International Speech Competition (whether it is the Area, Division or even District) to rehearse their contest speech on the big beautiful stage at JIBC in New Westminster. Speakers will receive feedback from Just Pros Dragons.

Who: Toastmasters moving on to their next level of competition, and their cheerleaders/supporters.
What: Rehearse their contest speech on the JIBC Theatre stage.
Why: Feedback helps improve our speaking skills. The Dragon's Den event is a great tool to help speakers do so. Speakers will have the opportunity to do their speeches in front of a larger audience on a big stage.

Please e-mail Vivien (contact information below) with a) Name, b) Club, and c) next level of competition, to apply. Applications will close at 9:00 p.m. sharp on Wednesday February 13, 2019. Speakers will then be determined by a random draw and notified to speak at the Dragon's Den event.

PLEASE NOTE: Speech participants are exempt from the $5 admission.

 

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DEMYSTIFYING TALL TALES with Stefano Cossalter 2015 District Tall Tales Champion

  • What is a Tall Tale? Learn what makes a tall tale a tall tale
  • How to create a winning Tall Tale
  • How to add humour to your Tall Tale or any speech
  • Learn tools you can apply to any speech
  • Watch and deconstruct 2 different styles of Tall Tales

PLANNING GREAT CONTESTS with Rodney Denno

  • How to inspire members to compete
  • How to find judges
  • How to create a great contest experience for everyone involved

TACKLING TABLE TOPICS with Sharina Duprey

  • How to compete in a Table Topics contest
  • Tips for delivery your best Table Topic
  • How the Table Topics are judged 

Cost: FREE!!!

Plus, there will be refreshments, a light lunch, and opportunity to network and get to know your fellow Toastmasters from other clubs! 

 

 

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Location: Yaletown Roundhouse Community Centre (downtown Vancouver)

Time: 6-9pm (light snacks provided)

Cost: Free!

About:

A session similar to June 18th, July 15th and August 12th and August 19th!

Planning, Organizing, Preparing for a Fun, Fair and Well Run Contest, as well as important and useful advice to help prepare to compete in both the Tall Tales and Table Topics contest this Summer/Fall! 

Resources and best practices shared, looking forward to seeing you there! 

Session Hosts: Eleanor Kroeger, Rodney Denno DTM, Stefano Cossalter DTM

 

Please RSVP here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeG2OsF6RE8UOj76jeL__vEKlQevJW82761DB6NAc5RSHQDQQ/viewform?usp=sf_link

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Free
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2 hours

As there are no District Fall contest this year. The Walter Gage Toastmasters, Vancouver Toastmasters (Club #59), Langara Toastmasters are hosting a inter-club contest on November 14, 2018 in UBC at a location to be determined. The categories will be Best Speech and Best Table Topics. Contact walter.gage.toastmasters@gmail.com if your club is interested. More to be updated.

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Just Pros Dragon's Den is back! We invite Toastmasters from District 96 AND District 21 moving on to their next level of competition (whether it is the Area, Division or even District) to rehearse their contest speech on the big beautiful stage at JIBC in New Westminster. Speakers will receive feedback from Just Pros Dragons

Who: Toastmasters moving on to their next level of competition, and their cheerleaders and supporters.
What: Rehearse their contest speech on the JIBC Theatre stage.
Why: Hands down, feedback helps us with our speaking skills and improve. The Dragon's Den event is a great stepping point to help speakers get feedback and add to their toolbox of speaking skills. Speakers will have the opportunity to do their speeches in front of a larger audience on a big stage.

Please e-mail Vivien (contact information below) with a) Name, b) Club, and c) next level of competition, to apply. Applications will close at 8:00 a.m. sharp on March 30, 2017. Speakers will then be determined by a random draw and notified to speak at the Dragon's Den event.

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$5
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2.5 Hours

Just Pros will be hosting the TABLE TOPICS THROW-DOWN again this year on December 7 from 8:30 - 11:30 in the theater at the Justice Institute. The winner from your club contest is eligible to compete, so schedule your contest and email justprostm@gmail.com to register today!

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