District 4 conducts two series of contests each year. The Evaluation Contest and Humorous Speech Contest are conducted in the fall and the Table Topics Contest and the International Speech Contest are conducted in the spring.

Contests are held at the club, area, division and district levels. This schedule provides information about the current area and division level contests.

Note that the contests are listed in Division/Area order and not date order. This is to help members quickly find the contests in their division and area.

Division A Division B Division C Division D Division E

     Division A Contests

20
Oct
2016
Division A Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Oct 20, 2016 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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Palo Alto City Hall Council Chambers 250 Hamilton Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA

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5:30pm: Registration
5:40pm: Functional role briefing
6:00pm: Evaluation Speech Contest
6:40pm: Intermission
7:00pm: Humorous Speech Contest
8:00pm: Adjourn

Light food and refreshment

Three-hour free parking is available in parking garages

$7 for individual
$20 for a club with 4 participant
Contestant Free of charge

Contact: KC Huang
Phone: 510 203 3126
Email: kch.toastmasters@outlook.com






06
Oct
2016
Area A1 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Oct 06, 2016 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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EPRI, Starr Auditorium 3420 Hillview Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA

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6PM - 6:30 PM Registration and networking
6:30 PM - Evaluation Contest
7:30 PM - Humorous Contest

Contact: Uttam Saha
Phone: 4082211496
Email: ayso64us@gmail.com






28
Sep
2016
Area A2 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Sep 28, 2016 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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SAP Cafe 3 3420 Hillview Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA

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Admission fees: 7 USD

Dinner and Refreshments will be provided

6:00-6:30pm Registration, Networking
6:30-6:45pm Briefing for Contestants and Functionaries
6:45-7:20pm Evaluation Contest
7:20-7:30pm Intermission
7:30-8:30pm Humorous Speech Contest
8:30-8:45pm Award Ceremony

Contact: Karsten Manske
Email: karsten.manske@sap.com






05
Oct
2016
Area A3 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Oct 05, 2016 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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AAA Menlo Park / Palo Alto 65 El Camino Real, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA

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$ 5 ENTRY FEE. PLEASE BRING EXACT CHANGE
.
Free Admission for Contestants and District Officers.


Light refreshment will be served.


Agenda
6:00 PM – Registration
, Networking, Contestants & Functionary Briefing
6:30 PM – Evaluation Speech Contest
7:15 PM - BREAK

7:45 PM – Humorous Speech Contest
8:30 PM – Award Ceremony

Two small parking lots, with additional parking at Stanford Mall

Contacts
Michelle Wang
Phone: 650-888-7589
Email: cloudatdawn999@yahoo.com

Ben Cardenas
Email: ben.cardenas@norcal.aaa.com






20
Sep
2016
Area A4 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Sep 20, 2016 5:15 pm - 7:45 pm

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A9 (Downstairs Function Room by Reception) 130 Lytton Ave #300, Palo Alto, CA 94301, USA

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Admission fees: free

No food provided, please feel free to bring your own snacks.

5:15-5:45pm Registration, Networking
5:45-6:00pm Briefing for Contestants and Functionaries
6:00-6:35pm Evaluation Contest
6:35-6:45pm Intermission
6:45-7:30pm Humorous Speech Contest
7:30-7:45pm Award Ceremony

Contact: Hilary Spreiter
Phone: 808 385 4334
Email: hilarystoastmaster@gmail.com






28
Sep
2016
Area A5 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Sep 28, 2016 5:00 pm - 7:45 pm

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Redwood Shores Branch Library 399 Marine Pkwy, Redwood City, CA 94065, USA

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5:30 Registration, networking
5:45 Functional role briefing
6:00 Evaluation Contest
6:40 Intermission
6:50 Humorous Speech Contest

Admission fees: $7

Contest Chair: Andy Coltart , andythetm@gmail.com
Chief Judge: Tony Deleon, tonythetm@aol.com
Registration: Rupali Sharma, er.rupali@gmail.com






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     Division B Contests

27
Oct
2016
Division B Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Oct 27, 2016 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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Crystal Spring United Methodist Church 2145 Bunker Hill Dr, San Mateo, CA 94402, USA

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Contact: Annamarie Buonocore
Phone: 650-504-8549
Email: buonocore.annamarie123@gmail.com






05
Oct
2016
Area B1 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Oct 05, 2016 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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VISA (Auditorium) 900 Metro Center Blvd, Foster City, CA 94404, USA

Registration opens at 6:15 PM.

Parking in the open parking lot at M4 (801 Metro Center Blvd), and cross the road to the M1 building.

Alternate underground parking in M1 building; but you have to call security using phone at the parking lot entrance and ask that you be let in.

Once inside the M1 building, security will direct you to the auditorium room.

Contact: Mike Fidel
Email: d4b1.tm@gmail.com






04
Oct
2016
Area B2 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Oct 04, 2016 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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Gilead (San Francisco Bay Conf Rm) 300 Lakeside Drive, Foster City, CA 94404

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Event is Free!

6:00 Food and Social
6:30 Evaluation Contest
7:15 Intermission
7:30 Humorous Speech Contest

Contact: Oren Gotesman
Phone: 650-787-2362
Email: orengot@gmail.com






22
Sep
2016
Area B3 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Sep 22, 2016 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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San Mateo County College District Office 3401 CSM Drive, San Mateo, CA 94402

Refreshments served

Contact: Mary Ann
Phone: 650.399. 5505
Email: MaryAnn.Toastmaster@gmail.com






27
Sep
2016
Area B4 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Sep 27, 2016 6:45 pm - 9:00 pm

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Burlingame United Methodist Church 1443 Howard Ave, Burlingame, CA 94010, USA

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Food is not allowed at the contest venue

Contact: Mudassir Sheikh
Email: its.mudassir@yahoo.com






29
Sep
2016
Area B5 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Sep 29, 2016 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Thermo Fisher Scientfic (Rm-134) 180 Oyster Point Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080, USA

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6:00 Registration, refreshment and Networking
6:30 Briefing for judges and contestants
6:45 Welcome and general instructions
7:00 Evaluation contest
7:35 Intermission
7:45 Humorous speech contest
8:30 Award ceremony

Refreshment will be provided.

No charge to attendees.

Plenty of parking around the building.

Contact: Xiaoyu Liu
Phone: 650-246-5344
Email: xiaoyu.liu@thermofisher.com

Additional contact: Annamarie Buonocore
Email: buonocore.annamarie123@gmail.com






15
Sep
2016
Area B6 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Sep 15, 2016 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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Holy Trinity Church 999 Brotherhood Way, San Francisco, CA 94132, USA

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Please join Area B6 for a fun-filled evening as we compete to choose the best Evaluation and Humorous Speakers.

6:30 PM: Registration, Networking, Contestant and Judge Briefings
7:00 PM: Evaluation Contest
7:40 PM: Break
7:55 PM: Humorous Speech Contest
8:35 PM: Awards
9:00 PM: Meeting adjourns

CASH ONLY--PLEASE BRING EXACT CHANGE
$5 Pre-registration
$7 at the door.

PRE-REGISTRATION CLOSES 9/14/16 AT MIDNIGHT.

Contestants receive free admission.

Light refreshments will be served.

Holy Trinity Church (Multi-use Room, George & Tula Christopher Center
There is ample parking in the church parking lot.

Contact: Paul Wallace
Email: pwallace650@gmail.com






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     Division C Contests

Division C Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests
Contact: Division C Director Orlando Redden Send Email


19
Sep
2016
Area C1 & Area C6 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Sep 19, 2016 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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Cisco/Meraki Bldg (1st Fl Conference Rm) 500 Terry A Francois Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA

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$5 if you register before September 17 (midnight)
$7 for walk-ins
Contestants are free!

Bring cash (exact amount if possible) or a check.
No credit or debit cards accepted.

Light refreshments will be served.
Attendees are encouraged to arrive early.

Tentative Agenda:
5:30pm: Registration, Pre-contest briefings, refreshments
6:00pm: Welcome
6:10pm: C1/C6 Evaluation Speech Contests
6:40pm: BREAK
6:50pm: C1/C6 Humorous Speech Contests
7:30pm: Award Ceremony

Questions?
Area C1 Contact: Ping Ho
ping2ho@gmail.com
650-867-0785

Area C6 Contact: Matthew Lim
matthew.lim.toastmasters@gmail.com
415-519-0801






27
Sep
2016
Area C2 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Sep 27, 2016 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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Dolby Labs (cross street 9th Street) 1275 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

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$5 Pre-registration
$8 at the door.
Cash and checks accepted.

There is street parking, but it can be challenging. Public transit is easy, with the Civic Center Bart/Muni station and the Van Ness Muni station both about two blocks away.

Please make sure that you bring photo ID to show to building security.

By registering, you qualify for a $5 entry fee rather than $8 at the door.

Light refreshments will be served.

Contact: Page Edwards
Phone: 415-640-7193
Email: pageedw@yahoo.com






27
Sep
2016
Area C3 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Sep 27, 2016 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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Dolby Labs (cross street 9th Street) 1275 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

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$5 Pre-registration
$8 at the door.
Cash and checks accepted.

There is street parking, but it can be challenging. Public transit is easy, with the Civic Center Bart/Muni station and the Van Ness Muni station both about two blocks away.

Please make sure that you bring photo ID to show to building security.

By registering, you qualify for a $5 entry fee rather than $8 at the door.

Light refreshments will be served.

Contact: Stewart Murrie
Phone: 415-999-4847
Email: stew@murrie.org






28
Sep
2016
Area C4 & Area C5 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Sep 28, 2016 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Federal Reserve Bank (4th Fl Portland A & B) 101 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA

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Cost:
$5 if you register before September 25
$7 for walk-ins
Contestants are free!

Guests welcome - invite friends, co-workers, or family members to come and support our contestants!

5:30pm: Registration, Pre-contest briefings, refreshments
6:00pm: Welcome
6:10pm: C4/C5 Evaluation Speech Contests
6:40pm: BREAK
6:50pm: C4/C5 Humorous Speech Contests
7:30pm: Award Ceremony

Contacts
Area C5 Jimmy Dang
Phone: 415-939-6639
Email: jimmydang01@gmail.com

Area C4 Barry Pearl
Email: bpearl23g@hotmail.com






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     Division D Contests

Division D Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests
Contact: Division D Director Vic Colborn Send Email


20
Sep
2016
Area D1 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Sep 20, 2016 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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Wells Fargo Annex 333 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

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ENTRY FEE IS $5 CASH. PLEASE BRING EXACT CHANGE
Contestants receive free admission.

PRE-REGISTRATION CLOSES 9/19/16 AT MIDNIGHT.

5:30 PM – Networking, Contestant Briefing & Registration
6:00 PM – Welcome
6:10 PM – Evaluation Speech Contest
6:40 PM – BREAK
6:50 PM – Humorous Speech Contest
7:30 PM – Award ceremony

Contact: nathan mellin
Phone: 4153414585
Email: nathan.mellin@gmail.com






29
Sep
2016
Area D2 and Area D4 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Sep 29, 2016 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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3 Embarcadero Center, San Francisco, CA 94133, USA

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$5 Pre-register
$8 at the door
Please bring exact change.
Doors open at 5:30 and contest starts at 6

Contact: Ran Bi
Email: Isbeepeter@gmail.com






06
Sep
2016
Area D3 & Area D5 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contest

Sep 06, 2016 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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UCSF Byers Auditorium (Genentech Hall) 600 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94158, USA

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THIS IS A JOINT EVENT FOR BOTH AREA D3 AND AREA D5

$ CASH ENTRY FEE. PLEASE BRING EXACT CHANGE
Contestants are free
Light refreshments will be served.

5:30 PM – Networking, Contestant Briefing & Registration
6:00 PM – Welcome
6:10 PM – Area D3 Humorous Speech Contest
6:40 PM – Area D3 Evaluations Contest
7:15 PM – BREAK
7:30 PM – Area D5 Humorous Speech Contest
8:00 PM – Area D5 Evaluations Contest
8:30 PM – Award ceremony

Contact: Geoff Lewis
Phone: (415) 505-6412
Email: lewisgm@yahoo.com







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     Division E Contests

03
Oct
2016
Division E Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Oct 03, 2016 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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Wells Fargo Annex, Floor 2 333 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

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COST:
Contestants are FREE!

All Else:
• $5.00 Early Bird Special By September 16th
• $7.00 From September 17th - 30th
• $10.00 After September 30th

[Please Note: This is just to get you registered. Bring exact cash to the event.]

Light Food and Drink shall be served!

Contact: Chris Wilson
Email: chris.wilson.tmi@gmail.com






21
Sep
2016
Area E1 & Area E4 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Sep 21, 2016 4:45 pm - 7:30 pm

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Wells Fargo Annex, Floor 2 333 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

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Area E1 and E4 Humorous and Evaluation contest will take place on Wednesday, Sept. 21 from 5:00 - 7:30 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to arrive early. The program begins at 5:00 pm SHARP.

ENTRY FEE IS $5 CASH. PLEASE BRING EXACT CHANGE
Contestants and Functionaries receive free admission.
Light refreshments will be served.

5:00 pm: Networking, Contestant Briefing, and Registration
5:15 pm: Humorous contest starts
6:35 pm: BREAK
6:40 pm: Evaluation contest begins
7:30 pm: Award ceremony
7:35 pm: Adjourn

Questions??? Contact:
Nur Beg
Area E4 Director
Email: nbeg99@gmail.com

Lam Lei
Area E1 Director
Email: lam.lei2000@gmail






07
Sep
2016
Area E2 & Area E3 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Sep 07, 2016 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Wells Fargo Annex 333 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

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$5 CASH ENTRY FEE. PLEASE BRING EXACT CHANGE
Contestants are free
Light refreshments will be served.

TENTATIVE AGENDA:
4:30 PM – Networking, Contestant Briefing & Registration
5:00 PM – Welcome
5:10 PM – Evaluation Speech Contest E3
5:40 PM - Evaluation Speech Contest E2
6:20 PM – BREAK
6:30 PM – Humorous Speech Contest E3
7:10 PM – Humorous Speech Contest E2
7:50 PM – Award ceremony
8:00 PM - Adjourn

Contact: KAMEKA WALKER
Email: kameka_walker@yahoo.com






15
Sep
2016
Area E5 Humorous Speech and Evaluation Contests

Sep 15, 2016 5:30 pm - 7:45 pm

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Wells Fargo Annex - Beckett (Classroom) 333 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA

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5:30 PM - Registration
6:00 PM - Welcome + Contest Rules
6:10 PM - Evaluation Speech Contest
6:40 PM - BREAK
6:45 PM - Humorous Speech Contest
7:30 PM - Award ceremony

Cost of Admission: $5 at the door

Please bring exact cash. Contestants have free admission. Light refreshments will be provided.






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