Area 61

Area 61 Director - Shirley Richards


About Area:

Area 61 is located in the heart of Kitchener. Comprised of four clubs, three of which meet at City Hall and a fourth just down the road.


Message from Area 61 Director


Area 61 - Contacts

Area 61 - International Speech and Evaluation Contest

Date: Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Kitchener City Hall - Conestoga Room,
200 King Street West, Kitchener, ON N2G 4G7
Contest Chair: Ryan Tabone
Chief Judge: Millie Leng
Registration: Eventbrite

General Information:
Come see the best evaluators and speakers of Area 61 as they provide constructive feedback and share their stories as inspirational speakers. This is a great opportunity to network with other Toastmasters and meet new friends. All Toastmaster members and non-member guests are welcome!

FREE Early Bird tickets are available until 3:00 PM on January 22, 2019. Registrants after the deadline must pay $5 at the door. If you have any questions please contact Area 61 Director Millie Leng by email at


International Speech Winners, 2018-2019
1st: Linda Drouin, Les Toastmasters D'Expression Francaise De Kitchener
2nd: Don Marskell, DiverseCity Toastmasters
3rd: Jie Dierickse, KW Communicators Toastmasters

Evaluation Speech Winners, 2018-2019
1st: Margaret Waechter, Talk of the Town Toastmasters
2nd: Don Marskell, DiverseCity Toastmasters
3rd: Cathe Campbell, KW Communicators Toastmasters

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International Speech Winner, 2017-2018 -- Leo Tintinalli, DiverseCity Toastmasters
Evaluation Speech Winner, 2017-2018
-- Andrew Smedley, Les Toastmasters Volubiles
"Travelling Foot" Award
-- Talk of the Town Toastmasters

International Speech Winner, 2016-2017 -- Craig Dubecki, DiverseCity Toastmasters
Evaluation Speech Winner, 2016-2017 -- Margaret Waechter, Talk of the Town Toastmasters

Area International Speech and Evaluation Contests

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