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Division A

Vaughan - Richmond Hill - Markham
Division A Director - Saima Malik, DTM | divisionadirector@toastmasters86.org

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North: King/Vaughan Line, Bloomington Road
South: Steeles Avenue
East: York-Durham Line
West: Highway 50

Division A is comprised of 29 clubs and 600 members in six areas located in Vaughan (3 clubs), Richmond Hill (11 clubs), and Markham (15 clubs), which are directly north and adjacent to the City of Toronto. Division A is characterized by its high density. 75% of its clubs are in the south end of the region and there are significant opportunities for growth elsewhere.

Message from Division A Director

  Division A leads. We are a Presidents Distinguished Division in District 86 solely because of high achieving clubs and members. 

Division A is a learning community where members are constantly learning and sharing their learning with others and striving to be better. We as Toastmasters empower individuals to become more effective communicators and leaders.

Every Toastmasters journey begins with a single speech. During their journey, they learn to tell their stories. They listen and answer. They plan and lead. They give feedback—and accept it. Through our community of learners, they find their path to leadership.

Division A - Summer Club Officer Training - Round 1

Date: June 13, 2017

Time: 6 pm to 7 pm Check-In; Plenary and Club Officer Training Sessions: 7 pm to 10 pm

Location: Bayview Hill Community Centre, 114 Spadina Road, Richmond Hill, ON

Contact: Saima Malik, Division A Director, samirzada2000@yahoo.ca 

Registration: Early Bird Price of $8 if registered by Fri Jun 9, 2017, $10 cash at the door.

Eventbrite Registration: http://DivAR1COT2017.eventbrite.ca 

Division A - Humorous Speech and Table Topics Contests

Checkout Facebook Group for Area Results and Photos

Date: Monday, November 7, 2016
Time: Registration  5:45- 6:45PM Contest: 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Location: IBM Labs, 8200 Warden Ave, Markham, ON L6G 1C7                      

HUMOROUS SPEECH CONTEST Chair: Kathy Weaver
TABLE TOPIC CONTEST Chair: Grant Bouchard
Chief Judge: Phillip Chen DTM

Eventbrite Registration: https://divahstt2016.eventbrite.ca 

Pre-Registration: $8.00 (contestants exempt)
At the Door: $12.00

Table Topics Contest Winners, 2016-2017

1st Place: James Kamstra

2nd Place: Laura Connor

3rd Place: Andrew Wood

Humorous Speech Contest Winners, 2016-2017

1st Place: Tibi Puscas

2nd Place: Rowan Faludi

3rd Place: Eddie Yeung

Division A - International Speech and Evaluation Contest

Date: April 4, 2017
Time:  Registration 5:45-6:45 Start: 7:00 pm 
Location: IBM Toronto Labs, 8200 Warden Ave, Markham, ON L6G 1C7  

Eventbrite Registration:  https://DivAISEval2017.eventbrite.ca
Pre-register: $8.00 (contestants exempt)
Not Pre-registered: $12.00 

Contest Chair: Andrew Wood DTM

Chief Judge: Jacklyn Payne DTM

Contest Organizer: Grant Bouchard ACB. ALB

INTERNATIONAL SPEECH CONTEST WINNERS 2016-2017 

1st Place:  Anu Yogeswaran 
2nd Place: Tibi Puscas Club 
3rd Place: Daniel Kuberovski 

EVALUATION CONTEST WINNERS 2016-2017 

1st Place: Rowan Faludi  
2nd Place: Julie Tam  
3rd Place:  Rainbow Chan 

Toastmasters International Values:  Respect • Integrity • Service • Excellence
Our Principles:  Lead By Example • Work / Play as a Team 

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