Check out the latest episode of the District 29 TV Show – “Mastering Business Communication” (MBC). If you have ideas on and episode or would like to be part of a future taping please contact us. https://youtu.be/zuylc45nFkg Additional episodes available on our YouTube playlist for MBC TV.
April (or even earlier) is a good time to start recruiting your new slate of officers for the following Toastmasters year. Club elections typically take place in the first meeting in May and therefore the nomination committees need to decide their candidates ASAP. Two weeks before the elections, the club president appoints a nomination committee... Continue Reading →
Awarded to a District 29 Toastmaster who: Visit another Club where you're not a member, 2 times or morePresent speeches on the theme of Club Quality, 1 or more timesAssist with 1 or more Open Houses by giving a manual speech or organizing/ publicizing the Open HouseAttend Officers meeting 1 or more times, and mentor Club Officers on enhancing... Continue Reading →
Here are the current results for Talk Up Toastmasters. The eligibility period to add members was from Feb 1 through March 31st 2019. The District added 102 new members during this period! Well done!! The results are displayed alphabetically by Club: Club Name Feb Mar Total Apple Toast-Masters 1 1 2 Ashburn Toastmasters Club 1... Continue Reading →
Lillian Wilson, wife of Distinguished Toastmaster Jim Wilson, passed away early Wednesday morning April 10th. Jim is not just a dedicated member of District 29 but a powerhouse. He has held all offices in Brinker Toastmasters and is a tireless advocate for pursuing success in the Distinguished Club Program and for tracking club success with... Continue Reading →
Have you ever marveled at how experienced speakers and evaluators can speak fluently without notes or with minimal usage of notes? Many of us would like to improve our memories, but we are not sure if improvement is possible and if possible we are not sure what tricks or techniques would work for us. Dr.... Continue Reading →
Toastmasters International is a 501(c) (3) non-profit educational organization dedicated to helping people become better communicators and leaders and has over 352,000 Toastmaster members in more than 16,400 clubs in 143 countries worldwide. On Friday May 10 & Saturday, May 11, 2019, District 29 will hold its Annual Conference at the Capital One Headquarters in... Continue Reading →
Toastmasters International President Doley tells you why you should attend the District Conference in this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CO_OjCePVEg Click the button below for more information and a link to register for upcoming District 29 Conference on May 10-11th.
District 29 would like to thank our District Leadership Committee led by Immediate Past District Director Amy Brener, DTM, for completing their mission of interviewing all candidates, deliberating and providing their nomination results. The following are the nominated candidates for the May 11, 2019 District 29 Elections: 2019-2020 District 29 Leadership Candidates: District RoleCandidateDistrict DirectorDana... Continue Reading →
Friday, May 10 and Saturday, May 11Register via Eventbrite REGULAR REGISTRATION PRICING ENDS ON April 21st!!! Register now and save $25 off the late registration price. Friday, May 106:00 pm – Dinner, followed by District 29 Table Topics and Humorous Speech Contests 9:00 pm – Adjourn Saturday, May 117:00 am – Breakfast, followed by District 29... Continue Reading →