District 3 News February
Welcome to District 3 News February addition. The following news and announcements are for this month. We hope you will share with your club members.
VIDEO announcements: February 2022 Trio Message
Spectacular Lineup is Shaping Up for Our District 3 Conference in May
There’s so much to tell – look for a Special Conference Newsletter on Friday, Feb 11
The District 3 Conference Committee is thrilled to announce three in-person keynotes for our Rise Up to Celebrate Your Summit! conference; our very own Michael J. Holian, DTM, Region 3 International Director, Mark Victor Hansen, best-selling co-author of “Chicken Soup for the Soul,” and Neil Giuliano, President/CEO of Greater Phoenix Leadership. Don’t miss out, register today! For conference information and to register go to https://aztoastmasters.org/
NEW!! Hit the DCP Tipping Point and Celebrate Your Summit!
Welcome Another NEW Club to District 3 Chartered January 2022
Virtual Career Development & Job Fair event has been postponed
Watch for the announcement of a new date and registration information. Members that registered for Jan 28th will be notified when the event is rescheduled. Questions: Contact Randy Casarez at email@example.com.
February & March are District 3 Pay It Forward months
Are you aware of clubs that need help filling roles for meetings? Does your club need help? The Pay It Forward program starts up again for the months of February, March, May and June. To help another club, go to https://aztoastmasters.org/
Talk Up Toastmasters: February 1 to March 31, 2022
A Toastmasters International membership building program for all clubs. Connect with and invite guests to your club’s special meetings. Add five (5) new, dual, or reinstated members between February 1 and March 31 and receive a special Talk Up Toastmasters ribbon. For complete details go to: https://www.toastmasters.org/
FEBRUARY LUNCH & LEARN WEBINARS
Mark it on your calendar – make it a lunch date!
Support your fellow members – attend a Speech Contest soon
Grand Canyon Echoes Podcasts
Communication & Leadership Award
The highest honor the District bestows on a non-Toastmaster at conference. Nomination deadline is February 28, 2022. Details are on the form. Nominate Someone Today using this form link: https://bit.ly/32EpIVd. Questi
Distinguished Toastmaster (DTM) Program – a new blog every month!
“What Makes a Good DTM Project?” by Dr. Steve Broe https://aztoastmasters.org/
The Speakers Bureau meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday every month via Zoom. No fees to join. You just need to apply and audition. Attend as a guest and check us out. For more information contact Steve Feld, Speakers Bureau Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org
District 3 YouTube Channel
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES – WE NEED YOU
Volunteer Interest Form https://forms.gle/EpUU9yiERVzraMuM6
Conference May 20 – 21, 2022
Join the team and help make the climb to the summit a success
Contact: Wendy Durfee, 2022 Conference Chair at email@example.com
Distinguished Toastmasters and Level 4 or 5 members, share your expertise and help clubs with special event meetings. Contact DJ Reed and sign up today firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tucson Festival of Books, March 12-13, 2022 in Tucson
You don’t have to be a bookworm to volunteer a couple of hours at the District 3 booth on the University of Arizona campus in Tucson. Contact: Nancy Duckett, District Public Relations Manager at email@example.com.
District 3 News February EVENTS CALENDAR
Promote your event on the District 3 Events Calendar. Visit the calendar to learn about other events and training opportunities. Go to https://aztoastmasters.org/events/. Here’s a quick look ahead:
Area Speech Contests all month!
Talk Up Toastmasters Membership Campaign (Feb 1 – Mar 31)
- Speech Contest Drop-in Q&A
- Speakers Bureau
- Club Coach Roundtable
- 2/11 Lunch & Learn – Audiences Don’t Need Speakers
- 2/21 Speech Contest Drop-in Q&A
- 2/23 Speakers Bureau
- 2/25 Lunch & Learn: Stepping Into a Better You
Your 2021-2022 District Leadership Trio
District Director David Hopper, DTM
Program Quality Director Karen Hewitt, DTM
Club Growth Director DJ Reed, DTM