November 2017 - In This Issue:
TIME FOR CLUB OFFICER ELECTIONS AND TRAINING!

SUBMIT YOUR CLUB OFFICERS LIST BY DEC 31

It's time to hold Club Officer Elections if your officers hold 6-month terms! Out-going Secretaries should submit the new officers list online at  www.toastmasters.org/clubcentral  by Dec. 31st.

The  Toastmasters International  website may be extremely slow during the last few days of December, so be sure to submit your list early!
CATCH THE EARLY BIRD CLUB OFFICER TRAINING!
Get a head start on the next Toastmasters term! 
Visit the Training page for updates on training opportunities.

 
LEARN TO FACILITATE AND BE A TRAINER!

GREAT Events: Facilitate a Training / Train the Trainer
December 11, 21017
6:00 - 8:30pm

Spectra-Physics
3635 Peterson Way, Santa Clara

Attend this FREE session facilitated by Katherine Pratt and Francoise Muller, where we will discuss tips to maintain a lively training session. Practice those skills by becoming a trainer at the next COT near you! Light refreshments provided.

Click here to register to attend!
TOASTMASTERS LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE

Club Officer Training,  Educationals,  & More!

Coming soon! Stay tuned for details!

PARTICIPATE  IN DISTRICT PROGRAMS...
and earn District Credit!

Visit the  District Programs  page for details!

DO YOU WANT TO INFLUENCE AND INSPIRE OTHERS?

DO YOU HAVE A NEW CLUB IDEA YOU'D LOVE TO LAUNCH?

DO YOU LIKE TO SEE SOMETHING START, GROW, AND SUCCEED?

You can be one of District 101's Bona fide Best if you turn your new club idea into reality!
Be recognized as  A Club for a Club  when you  work with your 
fellow club members  to start a new club!

JOIN THE CLUB AMBASSADOR TEAM!
Get a chance to win a free entry to the Sunday Breakfast session 
at the next District Conference!

Learn from other clubs and share your experiences by being a  Club Ambassador ! Find a club to attend and submit a report of your experience.  Submit  10 or more  insightful Club Ambassador reports to qualify for a free ticket  to the Sunday Breakfast session at the District Spring Conference ( $50 value )!

Encourage fellow Toastmasters to visit YOUR club as a Club Ambassador The club visited the most will receive the  District 101 Hospitality Award ($25 in District Credit)!


DISTRICT 101 PATHWAYS RESOURCES
Do you need help selecting a path?

You can now find brief descriptions of all the projects, including project requirements, available for each of the 10 Paths!

Click here to check it out!

Still have questions?

Scroll all the way down the Pathways Page to contact your club's Pathways Guide!
DID YOU MISS THE DISTRICT FALL CONFERENCE?

Two and a half weeks ago, District 101 convened for our final Fall Conference featuring keynote speaker Anne Barab! 

We crowned our Evaluation Champion Brad Jacobs and Humorous Speech Champion Henry Miller, and watched newly minted Distinguished Toastmasters Go for Gold down the DTM Hug Line.

We will see everyone back again for the District Spring Conference on May 19-20 at the Embassy Suites Monterey Bay!

For a full recap of the conference, read Lakshmi Jagannathan's article on our District website!

View more pictures on our Facebook page!

SHOUT-OUTS
Welcome our newest clubs to District 101!
 

Palo Alto Networks Toastmasters, Santa Clara
Panthers Toastmasters, Santa Clara
Summit Toastmasters, Los Gatos
Toastmasters of Waymo, Mountain View

Happy November Club Anniversaries!

Tandem Toastmasters (33 years)
Adlibmasters (33 years)
Wry Toastmasters (29 years)
SpeakEasy@Sun Club (29 years)
Sunnyvale Speakeasies (27 years)
Downtown Speechmakers (26 years)
MCA Toastmasters (13 years)
Vakpatugalu (9 years)
Optical Orators (7 years)
Lumentum Toastmasters (5 years)
Dell Silicon Valley Toastmasters (5 years)
Amazon Lab126 Toastmasters (3 years)
Look Who's Talking (1 year)
Leadership 101, An Advanced Toastmasters Club (1 year)
San Jose PwC Toastmasters (1 year)