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Lions Effective Speaking Contest

A public Speaking Contest is held in February - March each year and is open to all students in public and private schools.  Local contests are hosted by Lions Clubs to select contestants for each Region.  Winners of the Region compete at the District and Multiple District contests.

District Chair:

Lion Ev Spiering

4 Glenbanner St.
St Thomas ON N5R 1H4
Home (519)-631-1625
Club: St Thomas

Each Club can have two contestants in each of the six categories at the Regional Speak-off.

English French
Junior (Grade 6, 7, 8) Junior (Grade 6, 7, 8)
Internediate (Grade 9, 10) Intermediate (Grade 9, 10)
Senior (Grade 11, 12) Senior (Grade 11, 12)

The top two in each category will advance to the District Finals on March 2 in Chatham.

The top winner in each category will advance to the MDA Finals in St. Catherines on 3-4-5 May, 2013.

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French Poster

District A-1 Contest

Sunday, March 2
1 p.m.
Chatham Lions Club

Active Lifestyle Centre,
20 Merritt Ave., Chatham, ON


Multiple District "A Contest

Saturday, May 31

District A-1

Four Point Sheraton Hotel,

Wellington Rd., London, ON


Effective Speaking Manual

Rules & Regulations

Archive of Previous Years Winners & Photos


Contestants of February 2, 2013 Speak-off

The finalists of the St.Thomas Lions Effective Speaking Contest on February 2,2013, happily display their Certificates of Achievement awarded to them for their excellent presentations.  

The top three finalists will proceed to the District Finals in Chatham on March 24, 2013. 

The St.Thomas Lions have provided on opportunity for competitive public speaking to the students of St.Thomas for over ten years.

Front row(l-r)
Second place: Erika Marks,
Third place: Kamryn Bridgett,  
First place: Claire Watts


Back row(l-r) Honorable Mentions:
 Jessica Reeves,  Megan Gahan  
(all finalists attend Lockes Public School)"


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