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2.25 hours

Guests are welcome to attend.

Advanced Leaders Lab (ALL)
Chairman:  Richard Hancock, DTM
Speakers & Evaluators, plus ... Workshop, "From Good to Great" by Gene Vickers, DTM, past District Director (Governor)
What can a club do that has hit a lull?  Do club members keep learning and striving to advance their growth?  Does your club need more members?  Gene Vickers will be sharing stores that will help a club that is in one of those lulls .. blossom into something special.  Learn some simple ideas that will help your club to soar.


  • Follow-up with members missing meetings
  • Dealing with or attracting guests – increasing membership
  • Meetings (organized, fun, run on time, provide value?)
  • Is the club meeting your members needs?
  • Identifying benefits to be in your club and sharing them
  • Is the club focused on the Distinguished Club Program?
  • How is your Club Success Plan?
  • Does your venue create challenges for membership?
  • Does your venue create challenges for membership?
Problem Member(s)
  • Is there a person or are there people in the club that cause discomfort to others taking away from a safe, comfortable, learning environment? How do you deal with the individual(s)
  • Is there a person or are there people in the club that take away value? How do you deal with the individual(s)
Featured Speaker: Gene Vickers, DTM, Past District Governor, District 96
604 230-8030 or genevickers@hotmail.com

Date:  Saturday, June 22, 2019 (4th 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/

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2.5 hours

Advanced Speakers Club (ASK) invites you to a Toastmasters Dinner Meeting
Date:  RESCHEDULED to Friday, March 1st, 2019 due to snow conditions on Friday, February 22nd. (Please reconfirm to CoChairs )
Time:  6:30 pm Gather, 7:00 pm Call to Order
Location:  The Sylvia Hotel – Private Dining Room (off hotel lobby). 1154 Gilford Street (at Beach Avenue), Vancouver, BC.
Special Access:
     Parking:  Complimentary hotel covered parking.
     Transit:  Go to Davie & Denman. Walk one block west along Morton/Beach Avenue past the laughing figures at English Bay, or from Denman along Pendrell to Gilford
Cost:  $25.00 (cash or cheque)
CoChairs:  Margaret Li at carmine2023@outlook.com, Marilynn Knoch at mjoyknoch@gmail.com

Theme:  “Imagining the Future”  Imagine!  Exercise your imagination with thoughts for the future.

Dinner Entrée Choices -  Choose your Entrée from the list below:
*   Fish & Chips - Pacific cod, tempura batter, fries, house tartar,
*   Cobb Salad - Butter lettuce, artisanal greens, chicken, avocado, bacon,  egg, tomato, blue cheese, green goddess dressing,
The Sylvia Bacon Burger - House beef patty, bacon, cheddar, lettuce, tomato, red onion, pickle, red relish, mayo, fries,
*  B.C. Salmon Greens - Arugula & kale, grapefruit, orange, apple, asparagus, pickled radish, tomato, honey lemon vinaigrette,
*   Braised Short Ribs - Asparagus, mashed potato, espresso bigarade, leek hay,
*   Moroccan Vegetable Lentil Stew - Seasonal vegetables, chickpeas, beans, lentils, mint raita, Naan bread
Dessert:  Nibbles of Nanaimo

RSVP:  Advanced registration is required.  Please review the Menu and reply with your order in advance by Tuesday, February 19th to: Margaret Li at carmine2023@outlook.com, or Marilynn Knoch at mjoyknoch@gmail.com.

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

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