Announcement: HUMOROUS SPEECH AND TABLE TOPICS CONTEST! 2017Posted on September 2nd, 2017 by Admin in Uncategorized
3 Reasons Why You Have To Be There!
Be a Contestant
Be a Functionary
Be there, learn, enjoy and support!
Be a Contestant!
- There is no minimum speech requirement to compete. EVERY club member in good standing (i.e you have paid your dues) is eligible for TWO parts of the contest
- At club level your speech can count towards completing your Competent Communicator manual! Why not give it a go?
- If you place 1st or 2nd in either contest, you will go on to compete in the area contest and can progress to division and district level!
Be a Functionary!
- If you are not entering the contest, then please support our club by accepting the opportunity to be one of the functionaries for the evening.
- We need people to help out on the contest night in the following roles: Judges, Ballot Counters, Timekeepers and Sergeant at Arms.
- Undertaking one of these roles can also count towards completion of your Competent Leadership manual.
Do you remember the brave participants from the contest last year??? This time you can be one of them too! Just Sign Up!
How to sign up? Book your Speech, Table Topic or a Role on EASYSPEAK or email Chau or Mohammed!
And last, but not least, just be there, learn, support and enjoy!
- If you are neither entering the contest nor a functionary, then why not come along and have a really enjoyable evening.
- You will learn and enjoy from the outstanding contest speeches, you can offer support to the contestants – and who knows, you may well be inspired to enter future contests!
Need to Know – What does the contest involve?
- Humorous speech contest – contestants will give a humorous prepared speech of 5 to 7 minutes.
- Table topics contest – contestants will give an impromptu speech of 1 to 2 minutes. Each speaker will have the same table topic subject which will be revealed to them moments before.
- The speech content must be original.
- You must be available to compete in the further contests (dates TBC).