2017 / 2018 Contact  & Club information  

Division L

Division L Director - Myrna Barthe, DTM | divisionldirector@toastmasters86.org

division L director

Division Boundaries: Burlington to Brantford and Dundas to Welland

North/East:  Burlington (West of Appleby Line
South:  Niagara Falls/Fort Erie
West: Dundas / Brantford / Highway 24 / Division S & W

About Division: Division L comprises of 24 clubs in six (6) areas in the Lakeshore/Golden Horseshoe vicinity, located between Burlington and Niagara.  Division L contains two out of the original four clubs that first formed in Ontario.  


Message from Division L Director

Division L - Contacts

Area Director: Michael Parchimowicz | area51director@toastmasters86.org
Club Name / TMI LinkWebsiteClub NumberStatusMeeting Time
Brantbranttoastmasters.easy-speak.org2580OpenMondays; 7:30 pm
McMasterhttp://mcmastertoastmasters.wordpress.com 6307OpenWednesdays; 7:00 pm
Valley Townwww.valleytowntoastmasters.com9709OpenThursdays; 7:00 pm

Area Director: Karen Wood, ACS, ALB | area53director@toastmasters86.org
Club Name / TMI LinkWebsiteClub NumberStatusMeeting Time
Steeltown755.toastmastersclubs.org755OpenWednesdays; 7:00 pm
Stoney Creekwww.stoneycreektoastmasters.com7976OpenThursdays; 7:15 pm
Grimsbywww.grimsbytoastmasters.org1415201Open1st/3rd Mondays; 7:00 pm
Union Gas Stoney Creek Ramblersx4363230Corporate1st/3rd Wednesdays; 12 noon

Area Director: Dawn Claus | area54director@toastmasters86.org
Club Name / TMI LinkWebsiteClub NumberStatusMeeting Time
Hamilton No 1hamiltonno1.toastmastersclubs.org1114OpenMondays; 7:00 pm
Ambitious City1586.toastmastersclubs.org 1586OpenTuesdays; 7:00 pm
Midday Maraudersmiddaymarauders.toastmastersclubs.org3935OpenWednesdays; 12 noon
ACCESS640745.toastmastersclubs.org640745OpenWednesdays; 7:00 pm
Brock's Talkerscorporate intranet1095053Corporatealt Wednesdays; 12 noon

Area Director: Eve McDonald, ACG, ALB | area55director@toastmasters86.org
Club Name / TMI LinkWebsiteClub NumberStatusMeeting Time
Rose Citywelland.toastmastersclubs.org2877OpenThursdays; 7:00 pm
Honeymoon City5879.toastmastersclubs.org5879OpenWednesdays; 7:00 pm
Niagara College1009984.toastmastersclubs.org1009984OpenTuesdays; 12 noon
HatchMastershatchmasters.toastmastersclubs.org1396187OpenThursdays; 12 noon

Area Director: Sara Wood-Gates, CC, ALB | area56director@toastmasters86.org
Club Name / TMI LinkWebsiteClub NumberStatusMeeting Time
First Burlingtonwww.firstburlingtontoastmasters.org3074OpenThursdays; 7:30 pm
Skywaywww.burlingtonskywaytoastmasters.com/3301OpenWednesdays; 7:30 pm
Mansionwww.mansiontoastmasters.com3322OpenWednesdays; 7:30 pm
First Waterdownwww.waterdowntoastmasters.com9690OpenTuesdays; 7:30 pm
Burlington Advancedtba2490863Advanced2nd/4th Mondays; 7:30 pm

Area Director: Katharine Parsons | area57director@toastmasters86.org
Club Name / TMI LinkWebsiteClub NumberStatusMeeting Time
Garden City1102.toastmastersclubs.org1102OpenTuesdays; 7:00 pm
MTO St Catharinesmto.toastmastersclubs.org 7310OpenTuesdays; 12 noon
Brockbrock.toastmastersclubs.org2197340OpenWednesdays; 12 noon

Division L - Summer Club Officer Training - Round 1

Date: August 10, 2017

Time: 7:00 p.m - 9:30 p.m

Location: Niagara College, Niagara on the Lake Campus, 135 Taylor Rd, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0

The Niagara Glendale Campus is located in Niagara-On-The-Lake (really St. Catharines) 
This is right behind the new mall that was just built off the highway. 
When you park, come to the front of the building in the main entrance and go up the stairs. (There is also an elevator) 
Agenda: Club Officer Training and more!!

To best serve your club members and optimize your own learning officer training in your role is essential. Clubs with trained officer have more satisfied members, more likely to achieve their goals. Member retention is also better when members are more satisfied.

Registration: Eventbrite:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/division-l-make-up-club-officer-training-august-10th-tickets-36798388972

For further information: Contact Myrna Barthe - divisionldirector@toastmasters86.org



Division L - Humorous and Table Topics Speech Contest

Date: Friday, October 27, 2017
Time: 7 -10:00 p.m
Location: Bishop Tonnos High School,  100 Panabaker Drive, Ancaster 

Google Map:

Organized by:  Myrna Barthe

Registration: Eventbrite:   https://www.eventbrite.com/e/toastmasters-district-86-division-l-humorous-and-table-topics-contests-tickets-39105862688

Doors open at 6:30 p.m

All briefings are at: 6:45

Contestants are free 

Cost:  SPECIAL! $5.00 prepaid or at the door

Regular Registration

Table Topics Contest Winners 2017  


Winner - 1st Place: Joe Vanderkooi                                                                                                                                                          

Winner - 2nd Place: Greg Lewis                                                                                                                                                     

Winner - 3rd Place:  Jeffrey Doucet


Humorous Speech Contests Winners


Winner - 1st Place:   Kwesi Millington                                                                                                                                                     

Winner - 2nd Place:   Jeffrey Doucet                                                                                                                                                    

Winner - 3rd Place:    Charles Kennedy   


Division L - International Speech and Evaluation Contest

Date: Thursday March 22, 2018
Time: 7.00- 10.00p.m.  
Location: Bishop Tonnos High School, 100 Panabaker Drive, Ancaster, L9G 5E3

Registration: Eventbrite : https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/division-l-international-speech-and-evaluation-contests-tickets-31201000031

Doors open at: 6:30 p.m. | All briefings are at: 6:20 p.m
Regular Registration:  Online.   Pay $10.00 at the door

Google Map:

Chair: Name of Chair - 
Chief Judge:  

Speech and Evaluation Contestants are free 

International Speech Contest Winners 2017

 1st Place:  Christopher Ng      

2nd Place :  Jeffrey Doucet

3rd Place:    Sawayra Owais                                                                                                                                                                          

Evaluation Contest Winners 2017

 1st Place:  Greg Lewis
 2nd Place: Cody Novak
 3rd Place:  Sawayra Owais

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