Entries by District Editor

Hats off to Nelson Fresh Tracks  

Another successful year for this Division K Club! What stands out for Nelson Fresh Tracks Toastmasters this year has been the commitment from all members to quality meetings.  The past VPE recommended a method from a Toastmaster magazine: list the Toastmaster role three meetings ahead, members sign up at the club free host toast website, […]

Energy and Growth Over the Summer

Fellow Toastmasters, It has been an honour to serve you this year. Thank you so much members of District 21 for your hard work in your clubs and greater community this past year.  Together we have accomplished mountains towards our goals and had a lot of fun along the way. As we move into a […]

Finishing Strong

As I write this on June 25th there are just five days to go before the Toastmaster year ends on Friday, June 30th and … District 21 is finishing strong! Here are some of the highlights: Only ONE North American district is distinguished as of today! There are around 70 districts in North America and […]

Looking for Helping Hands at Convention 2017

Coming to our doorstep this August: The most awesome Toastmaster International event of the year! Over 2000 members from around the globe will be convening in Vancouver for the world’s biggest speech contest, along with international elections, inspiring speakers and some seriously fun global networking. Will you be there? Pat Johnson, Past International President, most […]

D21 team for 2017-18 keeps on growing!

Meet your 2017-2018 Club Growth Director: Joe Guenette As your clubs work to end this Toastmasters year on a high note, our incoming district team is working behind the scenes to start the new Toastmasters year in tune and with a full orchestra! Please join me in welcoming our District 21 Club Growth Director-Elect for […]

The Contests — Behind the Scenes

After the Conference, D21 Chief Judge Marion Gushue-Geiger posted (on D21 Facebook) a list of thank you’s to the Spring Conference Contest Team who demonstrated the “Leap to Lead”…         …Thank-you to Moya Webb, Contest Chair, who conducted the Evaluation Contest and International Speech contest superbly by paying attention to all details […]

Conference Highlights

Many thanks to Shawn Gold, Official Photographer for a great selection of Conference photos.  Drum roll please…the last minute details were all but taken care of, and it was time to find out just how well Co-Chairs Annie and Jenny Peng would make good on their commitment and vision to deliver an amazing  Conference. The results are in. […]

It’s not too late to recruit new members

At a recent club meeting I looked around the room…. six guests! This was certainly not normal for such a small club. The club was not expecting to be distinguished being 6 members short of the membership qualifying requirement. But, there we are in a room where we had the magic number in attendance. Hope […]