District 100 Virtual Learning Lab

Are you...
  • thinking about joining a Toastmasters Club?
  • a new member of a Toastmasters Club?
  • an experienced Toastmaster whose ready to grow?
Learning Lab is the solution for YOU!
 
Join us at an upcoming Learning Lab to discover all the amazing benefits that comes with being a part of Toastmasters.   
Learning Labs are...
  • Held the 1st Sunday of every month from 
  • Comprised of three sessions at 1 hour each
  • Provided for free to existing members and the general public

10:00 AM

11:00 AM

11:00 AM

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12:00 PM

12:00 PM

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1:00 PM

Member Experience

Why Celebrating is Soooo Important!!!

Introduction & Expanding Your Pathway Journey

Has Toastmasters Made a Difference in your Life?

Club Experience

Using Eventbrite to Enhance your Club

We want to belong to a healthy club!!!!

Marketing 101 -

Part 2

Leader Experience

Learn the Ins and Outs of conflicts!

Journey to DTM (Distinguished Toastmaster)

How to be a Super Sponsor, Mentor, or Coach

Member Experience

Why Celebrating is Soooo Important!!!

 

 

What do you know about the organization you have joined?  There is much beyond the club for you to learn.  This session is designed to provide assistance to members who want to experience a broader stroke of the Toastmasters organization, its purpose and mission at multiple levels, and how to navigate it to make the most of the journey.

Objectives: 

  • To become familiar with Toastmasters Core Values/Toastmaster Promise

  • To understand the club and its purpose, and how it fits with the district’s mission

  • To learn Toastmasters International hierarchy and the organizational structure

  • How Toastmasters creates value from the Distinguished Club Program

Introduction & Expanding Your Pathway Journey

 

 

Pathways is our learning experience program.  It is an exciting and different way of learning.  If you have any questions, concerns, or need some encouragement, this session is for you.  Bring those concerns or issues to our session and let us help you move forward.

Objectives:

  • Help members in any question, concern, or issue to move forward

  • Provide assistance with current members who are stuck

  • Provide information and resources for members

Has Toastmasters Made a Difference in your Life?

 

 

We have spent this year (or part of the year) performing many different skills.  We have worked on Pathways to gain new or review information about many different topics…You have shared those activities with your club, but now share them with us.  We want to hear what you have experienced, what have you learned, what can you use on the outside (job, home, etc).  Come and share your “toastiminals” and let us enjoy them with you.  Come with something that you have learned or experienced in Toastmasters.  We look forward to your “stories.”

Club Experience

Using Eventbrite to Enhance your Club

Eventbrite is a method for clubs to use in communicating with members.  In this session, you will learn how Eventbrite works and how to use it.  The more methods we use in social media, the strong our connections are with our members.  Come and check this out.

Objectives:

  • Learn all about Eventbrite

  • Learn how to use Eventbrite to strengthen your connections with members

  • Discuss how your club can utilize this tool of social media

We want to belong to a healthy club!!!!

You have heard members make this statement.  You have heard guests say they are looking for a club that is exciting, healthy, and fun!!!  Does your club qualify as a healthy club?  Do you think your club can be improved? Do you want more members in your club, but are having a problem getting them?   This session is for you.  Come and learn the factors that make for a healthy and exciting club in which members want to belong.  

  • Objectives: 

  • Identify both positive and negative factors that affect a club

  • Learn what factors make a healthy club

  • Select two healthy factors to incorporate into your club for May and June

Marketing 101 - Part 2

We are continuing to offer more ideas about marketing for your club.  There are so many ideas we couldn’t put them all in one session.  Public Relations is so important when growing membership in your club.  Are you using all that is available to you?  Probably not…come and see what additional factors you can use to grow your club. 

  • Learn how marketing is a vital part of your club

  • Learn additional methods that will help you market your club to guests

  • Leave with some ideas you can use in your club that are new.

Leader Experience

Learn the Ins and Outs of conflicts!

Conflict is part of life.  People will always have differences.  It is how we handle those differences that can lead to either a positive or negative result.  This session is designed to help understand why conflict occurs and learn some strategies on how to resolve it.  Come and learn some new techniques.

Objectives:

  • Develop a general understanding of conflict

  • Learn the formula of engaging or not engaging in the conflict

  • Learn the steps to resolving conflict

  • Use of assertive language in reducing conflict

Journey to DTM

(Distinguished Toastmaster)

 

The journey to Distinguished Toastmaster (highest award)  is an exciting and rewarding experience.  If you are interested in taking this wonderful journey, this session is for you!  It will help you plan, move through the steps, and enjoy receiving the highest award in the organization. Some people choose to take this journey more than once…you can receive as many DTM’s as you want to earn.  Here is an opportunity to be guided and mentored through the process with an experienced DTM.

Objectives:

  • Assessment of what is needed by Individual interested members

  • Assignments to positions or tasks necessary to complete requirements

  • Can begin the journey at any time

  • Guidance and mentoring will be provided as necessary for committed members

How to be a Super Club Sponsor, Mentor, Coach

 

 

You want to try your hand in leading?  You need to serve in one of the roles for credit towards a DTM award?  You want to experience helping others?  You want to give back what you have gained?  This session is designed for these purposes.  We need super club sponsors, mentors, and coaches for our clubs.  It is a good time to throw your hat in the ring and try.  This is a fun way of developing leadership skills.

Objectives:

  • Learn the roles and responsibilities of a sponsor a mentor, and a coach

  • Determine what opportunities that are available for each category

  • Possibly be assigned to a club with the appropriate designation

  • If filled a position, receive credit for serving