Speech Contest
The 2021 District Speech Contest Handbook has been finalized. Here is a summary of the "critical" dates for this year's contest:
  • January 10, 2021: deadline for Club Speech Chairs to inform the District Speech Contest Chair of their club's contest date and location.
  • March 21, 2021: deadline to complete all club contests.
  • April 26, 2021: deadline to complete all area semifinal contests.
  • May 2021: District Speech Contest finals location and date TBD

There will be four semifinal speech contests between March 23 and April 26.
Each regional semifinal contest will be conducted by a pair of assistant
governors, tentatively scheduled as follows:

  • North Regional: Sean Anderson and Mary Jo Edmondson

  • Mid Regional: Sherie Tobin and Joe Scheimer

  • Sacramento Regional: Tommy Pena and Karen Cendro

  • South Regional: Leigh-Ann Reinero and Megan Ham

The Speech Contest Handbook should answer most questions about contest procedures and rules, but if something is unclear, please call or email the District Speech Contest Chair, Bill Highland by clicking This Link.