On Saturday, October 10, Division A held its Fall 2015 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contest. Competitors from Areas 10, 11, 12, 13 and 14 came together, along with many other supportive Toastmasters and guests at Everbank Center to find out who will be representing Division A at the District 84 Humorous Speech and Evaluation contests.
And the Division A Fall Contest Winners are:
Humorous Speech Contest Winner – Shauntel Robinson, Winn-Dixie Toastmasters (Area 13)
Evaluation Contest Winner – Mike Robinson, CSX Toastmasters at Southpoint (Area 10)
The District 84 contests will be held during this year’s Fall 2015 District Conference:
November 20-21, 2015
Daytona Plaza Hotel & Spa
600 N Atlantic Avenue
Daytona Beach, FL 32118
The Evaluation Contest will be held on Friday, November 20th. The Humorous Speech Contest will be held on Saturday, November 21st.
Full conference registration is now open for those planning to head to Daytona Beach for the Fall Conference.
Early Bird full conference package is $115 if registering in September. Contestants (and their guests) who do not register during the super early bird phase will pay the early bird rate.
Regular registration during the month of October is $130.
Late registration costs run November 1-12 for $145.
If you purchase an ad in the Conference booklet before the October 23rd deadline,
you will be eligible for the full conference package at the Early Bird rate.
If you are submitting an ad for your club, you are still eligible for the Early Bird rate.
To follow up, communicate with DTM and Conference Chair Wanda Brown.
The revenue from these ads helps to offset the costs of the Conference
and helps to keep the Conference affordable for the attendees.
The full conference cost includes all activities scheduled during the weekend:
- Friday evening dinner and evaluation contest.
- Saturday breakfast, educational workshops, lunch, dinner and humorous speech contest.
It does NOT include your hotel. A call to Daytona Beach Plaza Hotel & Spa needs to be made in that regard: 1-386-255-4471. Room rates vary depending on personal desire of room. Group is $95/night with no Resort Fee. However, on-line reservations site has a default of $20/night resort fee which they are unable to remove, so the rate will show on-line as $75 + $20. Alternately, you can call the Reservations Center at 1-866-500-5630 and ask for the TOASTMASTERS room block.
- There are also options for those who only plan to attend a portion of the conference. Go to: ToastmastersD84.org (District 84 Toastmasters) and locate Fall Conference registration.