Archive for August, 2012

Building Your Thinking Power Workshop, September 12th , 2012

August 30, 2012

Marketing Power of Ideas

Workshop: HUMOUR IN SPEECHES; TUESDAY, AUGUST 28, 2012

August 24, 2012

• Have you ever felt you weren’t funny enough to enter the Humourous Speech Contest? Have we got a workshop for you!
• Join Matthew Kleinosky, 2011 champion of the District 60 Humourous Speech Contest, as he shares some of his secrets on incorporating humour in speeches
• Workshop participants are welcome to bring their own speech ideas for feedback.
THE FUNNY THING ABOUT HUMOUR IN SPEECHES
LOCATION: MILES NADAL JCC
750 SPADINA AVENUE (at BLOOR)
(SPADINA TTC SUBWAY STATION)
TIME: Registration begins at 6:15, workshop runs from 6:30 to 7:30pm
COST: $5 (to cover venue rental), payable at the door.
REGISTRATION/INFO: Tim Giguere (DivisionA@toastmasters60.org)

Annual Table Topics Speech and Humorous Speech contests in September!

August 15, 2012

Keep the Olympic Spirit Alive!

Improve Your Performance in Public Speaking
&
Demonstrate Your Strong Leadership Skills

Toast of CIBC Toastmaster Club is hosting its annual Table Topics Speech and Humorous Speech contests in September!

Take part in these exciting events by registering as a contestant or volunteer to help organize these two amazing events. Sign-up today!

#1. Table Topics Speech Contest

Date: September 20, 2012
Time: 12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM
Location: 25 King Street West
Commerce Court North
2nd Floor Boardroom

#2. Humorous Speech Contest

Date: September 27, 2012
Time: 12:00 Noon to 1:00 PM
Location: 25 King Street West
Commerce Court North
2nd Floor Boardroom

Join the fun on September 20th & 27th.
Cheer on these amazing participants.

Guests are welcomed and it’s all FREE!

For more information or to register please contact Ron at: vped@toastofcibc.toastmastersclub.org

All members in good standing can participate as a Table Topics Speech and Humorous Speech Contestant.

Volunteers are required for the role of Timer, Counter and Sergeant-at-Arms. Members with speech evaluation experience are needed as a Contest Judge or Chief Judge.

Special consideration will be given to members who require credits to complete their Competent Leadership (CL) Manual.

Watch the finals of the International Speech Contest LIVE!

August 15, 2012

Come out to watch the International Speech Contests live!
When: Saturday August 18th, 8:00AM-11:30AM;
Where: Scallywags Restaurant
11 St Clair Avenue West (Just West of Yonge St.)
What’s up:
We will watch the International Speech Contest in Orlando first (streamlined live). The Semi Final (in which Yan Li’s group will be performing) is pre recorded and we will show it immediately afterwards.

The restaurant is Scallywags which is centrally located at Yonge and St Clair. All we ask is for a toonie to cover the costs. The contest will be shown on a big screen and members can encouraged to have a delicious brunch (District won’t cover this).

How to register: RSVP Allan Madonik
pro@toastmasters60.org

Giving a workshop at District 60 Toastmasters Fall conference

August 2, 2012

Looking to share knowledge and ignite learning? Or know someone who would?
Why not consider giving a workshop at the district 60 Toastmasters conference that will be happening on November 9-11, 2012?

Four learning tracks you can choose from:
1. Leadership
2. Personal Development
3. Improve Your Communication Skills
4. Club Excellence

Deadline for proposal submission: August 15, 2012
Notification of successful applicant: August 31, 2012

Download the workshop application from this link:
http://toastmasters60.org/uploads/Workshop%20Proposal%20FALL.doc
Or contact the Workshop Chair Wendy Chen, cwendy1998@yahoo.com