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Welcome to the District 2 Toastmasters Website!

Toastmasters Insternationalis the right choice for improving your communication and leadership skills! This is the place to get hands-on, face-to-face suggestions for improvement – in a friendly practice environment. At Toastmasters, you will learn to relax, plan, and present a terrific speech – whether you have ten days to prepare or just ten seconds. In 180+ clubs of District 2 you can learn and practice with people who are there for the same reason you are – to become better communicators with more effective leadership skills. Visit a Toastmasters club, and discover why Toastmasters is the right choice for you!


     

 

  • Annual President’s Breakfast – District 2 Toastmasters on 02/07/15

     

    Jackie Bailey DTM 2012-2013 District 2 Governor

    Keynote: Jackie Bailey DTM
    2012-2013 District 2 Governor

    Demonstrate your loyalty and gratitude to your club president. Let them know how much you appreciate their service. Register your president TODAY.  The registration fee is a mere $25.00 for the breakfast, recognition and Toastmaster fun!.

    The “Rise and Shine” breakfast menu includes: Fresh Seasonal Fruit Tray, Scrambled Eggs, Bacon Strips and Sausages, Hash Browns/Cottage Fries, Breakfast Breads, Muffins, Butter, Preserves and of course, Assorted Fruit Juices, Tea, and Starbucks Coffee!

    Registrations must be received by February 2nd, so menu items can be ordered.

    **Note** All Toastmasters are invited, while the recognition is for club presidents, all members will be inspired!

    Date: Saturday, February 7, 2014

    Time: 8:30 – 11:00 am

    Venue: Bellevue Coast Hotel, 625 116 Avenue NE Bellevue, WA 98004

    Click here to register

  • Nominations OPEN for 2015-2016 District 2 Leaders – with New and Improved Titles too!

    Although we’re only half way in the 2014-2015 Toastmasters’ year, it’s time to think about district leaders for the 2015-2016 Toastmasters’ year.

    Submit your nominations for the following top District 2 offices:

    ·         District Director (formerly District Governor)

    ·         Program Quality Director (formerly Lt. Governor Education and Training)
    ·         Club Growth Director (formerly Lt. Governor Marketing)

    ·         Division Director (formerly Division Governor) (for 7 positions)

    You may nominate yourself or another Toastmaster.  All nominations must be submitted to the District 2 Nominating Committee Chair, Sandy Malone, DTM IPDG on or before, January 31, 2015. 

    For the above positions send nominations to Sandy Malone, Immediate Past District Governor. Email to sandy.malone85@gmail.com or mail to:

    Sandy Malone, DTM

    PO Box 1578

    Mukilteo, WA 98275

    Nomination submissions must include the following forms:

    The following form describes the new titles and responsibilities for district offices:

    If you have questions, please call Nominating Committee Chair, Sandy Malone, DTM IPDG 425-876-0511.

  • District 2 – 2014 – Fall Conference – Winners

    District 2 Speech Contest Winners:

    Humorous Speech:

    1st – Greg Bennick CC

    2nd – Vladimir Balabanov ACB, ALB

    3rd – Brad Barton

    Table Topics Speech

    1st – Belinda Kent  ACS, ALB

    2nd – Christina Klimkowski

    3rd – Leo Novsky ACS, ALB

    Of the Year Awards (for the 2013-14 Toastmaster year):

    Toastmaster of the Year      –           Molly Pachikara, ACB, ALS

    Club President of the Year –           Jane R. Hunt, ACB, ALB – Toast to US

    Club VPE of the Year         –           Bobbie L. Kahklen, CC, ALB – Flying Toasters

    Area Governor of the Year -           Carmen N. Patton, DTM – Area 11

    Division Governor of the Year-      Jeffrey C. Freas, ACS, ALS – Division C

    Inspirational Club of the Year-      Conservatively Speaking, Club #3567608

    Phoenix Award                    –           Birch Bay Toastmasters, Club #590628

    Best Club Website of the Year –    WRY Toastmasters Club, Club #4723

    Distinguished Toastmaster Awards

    These Toastmasters earned their DTM awards between May and November, 2014:

    Nadine E. Carter, DTM

    Todd Alan Cudaback, DTM

    Deborah Ferguson, DTM

    Judith A. Gay, DTM

    Stephanie M. Hooper, DTM

    Peter D. Jones, DTM

    Michael Lawrence McKinney, DTM

    Carmen N. Patton, DTM

    Jean F. Schmidt, DTM

    Eldon L. Vincent, DTM

    Hoa T. Vu, DTM

     

     

  • 2015 Spring Conference – Speak 2 Lead!

    Spring Conference open for Registration!!!!

    Click to Register, Speak or Volunteer

    May 16th, 2015

    at Microsoft Conference Center, Redmond, WA - 98052

    Speak 2 Lead - Inspirational Leadership in Arts, Business and Community

     

     

  • Deliver An EPIC Keynote (Source: Toastmasters Magazine)

    Click here to read more on Toastmasters Magazine…

     

     

     

  • Advice from Speechwriter – (Source: Toastmasters Magazine)


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District 2′s Leadership Trio – 2014-2015

 

 

Training

Feb
2
Mon
5:30 pm Div A – Club Officer’s Training ... @ Skagit Bank - Admin Office
Div A – Club Officer’s Training ... @ Skagit Bank - Admin Office
Feb 2 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Check-in will begin at 5:30 PM. Training will take place from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Club officers from other divisions and districts are welcome to attend. This Division A – Club Officers Training is[...]
6:00 pm Div F – Club Officer’s Training @ King County Library Service Center
Div F – Club Officer’s Training @ King County Library Service Center
Feb 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
All club officers are welcome to attend the Division F make-up training. 6:00pm registration/networking 6:30pm training begins 8:00pm training ends Conveniently located off I-90 in Issaquah.  Free parking. Pre-registration is not required.  
Feb
13
Fri
11:30 am Div G – Club Officer’s Training ... @ Russell Investments Center
Div G – Club Officer’s Training ... @ Russell Investments Center
Feb 13 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Division G Officer’s Training Noontime Edition Officers from all Divisions are welcomed to attend. If you plan to attend, YOU MUST REGISTER BY 2/11. Day of training, please check-in @ 18th Floor Reception area. Parking[...]

District 2 Leadership

There are no upcoming events.

Conferences

May
16
Sat
8:00 am 2015 Spring Conferrence – Speak ... @ Microsoft Conference Center
2015 Spring Conferrence – Speak ... @ Microsoft Conference Center
May 16 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 pm
Spring Conference Open for Registration!!!! Click to Register, Speak or Volunteer May 16th, 2015 at Microsoft Conference Center, Redmond, WA - 98052 Speak 2 Lead - Inspirational Leadership in Arts, Business and Community  

Contests

Mar
1
Sun
1:00 pm Area 15 & 16 – International Spe... @ Snohomish Library - Meeting room
Area 15 & 16 – International Spe... @ Snohomish Library - Meeting room
Mar 1 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Sing-in/Registration – 1:00 pm Contest Briefing – 1:15 pm Contest Begin – 1:30 pm Contest End – 4:30 pm All are welcome!
Mar
3
Tue
5:30 pm Area 73 & 74 – International Spe... @ Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (Pelton Auditorium)
Area 73 & 74 – International Spe... @ Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (Pelton Auditorium)
Mar 3 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Sign-in/Registration – 5:30 pm Briefing – 6:15 pm Contest Begin – 6:30 pm Contest End – 8:30 pm   Free parking on surface lots after 5pm
Mar
4
Wed
5:30 pm Area 11 – International Speech a... @ Whatcom Education Credit Union (WECU)
Area 11 – International Speech a... @ Whatcom Education Credit Union (WECU)
Mar 4 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Area 11 will be holding its International Speech Contest and Evaluation Contest on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at the Ferndale Whatcom Education Credit Union (WECU) located at 5659 Pacific Highway, Ferndale, Washington. Check-in – 5:30[...]

All Events

Feb
2
Mon
all-day Starburst Newsletter
Starburst Newsletter
Feb 2 – Feb 3 all-day
The Starburst Newsletter comes out the 1st and 3rd Monday of the month. For your articles to be included, submit content to the Starburst Editor, Sandra Philbrook by 5pm the Friday before the on-day publishing date/time (1st and 3rd[...]
5:30 pm Div A – Club Officer’s Training ... @ Skagit Bank - Admin Office
Div A – Club Officer’s Training ... @ Skagit Bank - Admin Office
Feb 2 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Check-in will begin at 5:30 PM. Training will take place from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Club officers from other divisions and districts are welcome to attend. This Division A – Club Officers Training is[...]