2017 / 2018 Contact  & Club information  

Division W

Serving: Kitchener-Waterloo, Listowel, Kincardine, Goderich, Stratford


Division W Director - Chris Brown, DTM | divisionwdirector@toastmasters86.org

division w director

Division Boundaries:

North:  Kincardine, down towards Palmerston, Floradale, into Breslau
South:  Plattsville, Tavistock, Ailsa Craig, Kettle Point
East :  Breslau
West: Goderich, Kincardine, Kettle Point

About Division:
We currently have 21 clubs in Division W: 17 of them right in K-W, plus clubs in Listowel, Kincardine, Goderich, and Stratford. 

 

Message from Division W Director

Division W - Contacts

AREA W-61:
Area Director: Chris OBrien, ACB, ALB | area61director@toastmasters86.org
Club Name / TMI LinkWebsiteClub NumberStatusMeeting Time
Talk of the Towntalkofthetowntm.toastmastersclubs.org6234OpenThursdays; 12:05 pm
Diverse City1484647.toastmastersclubs.org1484647OpenMondays; 7:00 pm
Les Toastmasters Volubileshttp://4638847.toastmastersclubs.org/4638847OpenWednesdays; 7pm
MTD Kitchener Toastmasters Clubx4820143CorporateTuesdays; 12 noon
 

 

AREA W-63:
Area Director: Elaine Merritt, CC, ALB | area63director@toastmasters86.org
Club Name / TMI LinkWebsiteClub NumberStatusMeeting Time
Kitchener-Waterloo2432.toastmastersclubs.org2432OpenTuesdays; 7:00 pm
CHEERS Toastmasterswww.agfacheers.wordpress.com9929OpenWednesdays; 12 noon
University of Waterloowww.uwtoastmasters.uwaterloo.ca1244822OpenThursdays; 5:30 pm
McAfee Waterloo Toastmastersx5513608OpenTuesdays; 1:00 pm
 

 

AREA W-65:
Area Director: Carolyn Wilker, ACG, ALB | area65director@toastmasters86.org
Club Name / TMI LinkWebsiteClub NumberStatusMeeting Time
Black Walnutblackwalnut.toastmastersclubs.org3320OpenWednesdays; 7:30 am
Energeticsenergetics.toastmastersclubs.org4826OpenThursdays; 4:15 pm
CCRazy Talkersccrazytalkers.toastmastersclubs.org/9228OpenWednesdays; 12 noon
Greater K-W Chamber of Commercegreaterkwchamber.com/education/3000988CorporateMondays; 12:05pm
 

 

Division W - Summer Club Officer Training - Round 1

NEW!  Make-Up Training - Division W

A make-up training for Division W Phase 1 is being planned ... and will probably happen on a Monday evening in August.

 

 

 

First Training for Combined Divisions W and T Club Officer Training was held as:

Date: 17 June 2017
Time: 8:30am-12:30pm
Location:

Environment Building (EV3) (the green one, on Ring road)
Room EV3 1408
University of Waterloo
200 University Ave. W.
Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1

Click to see the map - University of Waterloo, Environment Building 

Most parking lots at the University do have a hourly or flat rate. (But lot "X" is usually free on Saturdays.) Please click to see the map of the campus for the locations of parking lots: U. of Waterloo Campus Map

Registration:

Registration at the door is just $5.  Please pre-register at EventBrite to help with planning for coffee,tea, and snacks at:  https://divtandw-cot.eventbrite.com

Agenda: 

  8:30am - Registration
  9:00am - Welcome and Opening Remarks
  9:30am - Pathways Essentials
10:00am - First session (President, VP Ed, Secretary, SAA, How To Judge A Speech Contest, Moments of Truth)
11:05am - Break
11:25am - Second session (VP Membership, VP PR, Treasurer, How To Run a Club Contest, How To Be A Distinguished Club, Enhancing Evaluations)
12:30pm - Exit 

General Information: 

Meet your fellow club officers of Divisions T, W, and beyond as we aim for success in 2017-2018.  The 2017-2018 year is expected to be big.  Be prepared by attending this club officer training.  Also, the new Pathways program is expected to launch in our District this Fall - find out more about the upcoming changes to the Toastmasters Education program.

 

Division W - Humorous and Table Topics Speech Contest

Date: 13 October 2017
Time: 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Location:  Studio Theatre, part of Centre In the Square, 101 Queen St. N., Kitchener, ON 

The entrance for the Studio Theatre is across from 36 Ellen St. E.

Eventbrite registration will be available in September.

Come on out to cheer the best in Division W!

Enjoy the double event of Table Topics and Humorous Speech Contests.  Find out who will represent the Division at the District Conference.

 

Table Topics Chair:  TBD
Table Topics Chief Judge:  TBD

 

 

Humorous Speech Chair:  TBD
Humorous Speech Chief Judge:  TBD

 

 

 

Last Year's Winners:

Table Topics Contest Winners, 2016 - 2017

1st Place - Sean Browne

2nd Place - Brenne Urbanek

3rd Place -  Leo Tintinalli

Humorous Speech Contest Winners, 2016 - 2017

1st Place - Wayne Kuhn

2nd Place - Sutej Shingare

3rd Place - Caroline Beren

 

Division W - International Speech and Evaluation Contest

Date: 23 March 2018
Time: Doors open at 6pm.  Contest starts at 6:30pm. Adjourn at 9:40pm
Location:  Studio Theatre, part of Centre In the Square, 101 Queen St. N., Kitchener, ON

Google Map: click here

The entrance for the Studio Theatre is across from 36 Ellen St. E.

 Eventbrite registration will be available in January.

Come on out to cheer the best in Division W. Enjoy the double event of the Evaluation Contest and the International Speech Contests. Find out who will represent the Division at the District Conference in April.

Admission: $10/person to cover costs of venue, refreshments and supplies.

Chair:  TBD
Chief Judge:  TBD

General Information:  

 

 

Last year's winners:

International Speech Contest Winners, 2016 - 2017

1st Place - Neil Dunsmore

2nd Place - Craig Dubecki

3rd Place - Brenna Urbanek

Evaluation Speech Contest Winners, 2016 - 2017

1st Place - Brenna Urbanek

2nd Place - Todd Kasenberg

3rd Place -  Margaret Waechter

 

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

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