District 3 Toastmasters:  Where Arizona's Leaders Are Made

District 3 Toastmasters: Where Leaders Are Made

Monthly Member Message

Fall Conference Toastmasters Leadership Institute (TlI)

DG Hallie AdamsDistrict Governor's Message

The Area Speech Contests are completed and everyone is looking forward to the Division Speech Contests starting October 4.  We have heard many hilarious speeches as our area contestants told us about their families, their friends, and many different situations they have encountered as they walked their pathway called life.  The Table Topics questions have been thought provoking and stimulated creative answers.  I am looking forward to hearing the questions derived from the minds of some very deep thinking individuals for the Divisions’ Table Topics contests.  October 4 is our Navajo Division Contest starting at 9 a.m., Salvation Army Citadel-Chapel, 628 North 3rd Ave. Phoenix 85003.  Following will be the Zuni Division starting at 1 p.m. with the Hogwarts School of Speechcraft inviting all attendees to dress accordingly.  October 11, 18 and 25 are the dates for the other division contests. Go to events calendar for the times and places for these contests.

What a great presentation on mentoring Lynne Brasher gave to the Leadership team at the September 20 Area and Division Governors’ training. If you would like the special presentation on the basics of mentoring that Lynne has put together, please email her at To prevent spam, this email address is an image..

Have you registered for the Fall Conference November 14, 15 and 16?  I have and my hotel reservations at the Hilton Doubletree Hotel-Reid Park are also made.  I am looking forward to hearing our Keynote Speaker, Rosalind Henderson. She is an author, Mastermind Strategist, Character Coach, Speaker and founder of “More to Life Than a nine to Five” on Facebook. Rosalind is an Independent Certified Coach, Teacher and Speaker with The John Maxwell Team. Click on the link below and register for Fall Conference today.

Hallie Adams, DTM
2014-2015 District Governor


District 3 Fall Conference

    Registration is now open for the District 3 Fall Conference
    Click here for more information or to register for the conference.

    New! Visit the conference page now to submit a photo of your club banner!

Winter 2015 TLI Facilitator Training

Effective Facilitative Leadership Training

Designed for those who must facilitate for results in real-world meetings, project teams, and collaborative workgroups.  Understanding how Facilitators differ from Leaders or Managers.  
Utilizing facilitation techniques of observation, analysis, and intervention. Identifying the critical  tactics for increasing group meeting productivity and team development. 

For additional details or to register for this free event, click here to visit the TLI page.

Mentoring Tip for Club Members

Clubs that have a healthy mentor program retain more members.  If your club feels they could use additional members, order and present the Successful Club Series, Mentoring.  

For additional information on mentoring please contact To prevent spam, this email address is an image..

Newly Forming Club: Socially Speakers

Open to current Toastmasters who enjoy the invaluable lessons that Toastmasters provide as well as enjoy social events that are separate from Toastmasters.

The club will meet 2 times a month for regular Toastmasters meetings that consist of organizing meetings, building confidence in speaking in front of an audience, thinking fast on your feet with topical conversation and improving grammar, speaking and many other skills.

We will also meet 1-2 times a month for fun and family-friendly social events such as bowling nights, hiking excursions, movie nights, BBQ outings, day trips, community outreach and more.

The goal is to develop us as leaders and communicators and build camaraderie through outside social events. Our social events will mostly be designed to bring the whole family!

For more information, click here to visit the club's website.

Congratulations to District 3's newest clubs:

  • University of Arizona Facilities Management Club #4090908, chartered October 8, 2014
  • Competitive Edge Club #4266556, chartered September 30, 2014
  • Skytalkers Club #4194995, chartered September 11, 2014
  • Aetna Phoenix Club #3877299, chartered September 5, 2014
  • Revelation Club #4086359, chartered August 21, 2014
  • Desert Dining Club #4093430, chartered July 24, 2014
  • See all of District 3's new clubs

Webmaster Emi Bauer, DTMWebmaster's Welcome

Greetings, fellow D3 Website visitors!

You are welcome to click through the links on this website to see all the resources available to you, whether you are still considering becoming a Toastmaster, already a Toastmaster, a leader in your club, or a leader in the District. As you explore, your comments on the site are always welcome at To prevent spam, this email address is an image..

If you don’t have time to spend just surfing around, you may want the abbreviated version so you know which section will be most likely to have what you are looking for:

Section Primary Audience Notes
About Toastmasters Non-Toastmasters Includes D3 maps that may be of interest to current Toastmasters
Member Resources P.O.T.s (Plain Ol’ Toastmasters) Includes how to get involved outside your club, find out the next step in the educational program
Club Resources Club Officers Includes information on club contests
Events All D3 Toastmasters List view or calendar view of upcoming events (club officers and District leaders may add your events), District Conference information & link to online registration, contest winner matrix, highlights from International Convention
Recognition All D3 Toastmasters Acknowledges Toastmasters and clubs in District 3
District Leader Resources Area Governors, Division Governors, Committee Chairs, Toastmasters looking for a committee to serve Includes contest resources and links, DEC information and materials
Sitemap Everyone Looking for something specific? Find it here.

If you still have questions about the structure and content of the District 3 website or would like to suggest or request a resource, please contact me anytime!

Emi Bauer
District 3 Webmaster


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Best Club Theme for August!
"Superstition" at Airpark Chatter

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The best theme meeting for September will be posted next month!

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