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Multiple District 4 California Lions

Student Speakers Packet Order CLUBS ONLY

Order Your 2023 Packet NOW!

They will be mailed to you in October and available online digitally.

Oct 1 is always the deadline to order a free packet.

ONLY CLUBS NEED TO ORDER A PACKET. 

ZONE, REGION, DISTRICT, AREA PACKETS WILL BE MAILED AUTOMATICALLY.

  • THE JOINT COUNCIL OF GOVERNORS MEETING HOLDS THE FINAL CONTEST on June 10, 2023 in San Diego)

  • THE ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING (THE FIRST WEEKEND IN AUGUST This year the meeting will be August 19-21) HOLDS A DISTRICT STUDENT SPEAKERS CHAIRPERSON TRAINING AND Q&A. The 2023 Topic will be chosen.

  • THE FALL MEETING (NOVEMBER) WILL BE VIRTUAL SO THE PACKETS FOR THE DISTRICTS AND AREAS WILL BE MAILED WHEN AVAILABLE.

  • THE MID-WINTER MEETING AND MD4 CONVENTION (FEBRUARY 24-26): A STUDENT SPEAKERS SEMINAR FOR ALL IS PRESENTED AT MD4CON; ANY EXTRA MATERIAL IS AVAILABLE TO BE PICKED UP FREE. 

If you miss the October 1st deadline and need a Club packet, please send a request with a $25 check to
MD4, 129 Los Aguajes Ave., Santa Barbara, CA 93101 

2023 Student Speakers Packet Order

2023 Topic Suggestion

Packets Ordered by District and Club

ClubDistrictName
Atwater-Winton Lions Club4-A1Christy Sims-Tekaat
Madera Evening Lions Club4-A1Maggie Stickler
Merced Breakfast Lions Club4-A1Ray Wenham
Oakdale Lions Club4-A1Richard Nimphius
Sonora Lions Club4-A1Wendy Penhallegon
Waterford Lions Club4-A1David Rose
Cutler-Orosi  Lions Club4-A2Loretta Botello
Kings Lions Club4-A2Gina Arcino
Los Banos Lions Club4-A2Raul Murrieta
Porterville Breakfast Lions Club4-A2Lion JIm Chavez, Secretary
Riverdale Lions Club4-A2Roland Reina
Rosedale Highway Lions Club4-A2PHYLLIS MASONHEIMER
Visalia Breakfast Lions4-A2Michael Davidson
Visalia Pride Lions Club4-A2Jonathan Ward
Visalia Sunset Lions Club4-A2PDG Betty Morris
West Coast Indian Cyber Lions Club4-A2Chiragkumar P Patel
Camarillo-Somis Pleasant Valley Lions Club4-A3Dick Bellman
Pismo Beach Cities Lions Club4-A3Connie Rose
Santa Maria Noontimers Lions Club4-A3Laura Selken
Santa Maria Sunrisers Lions Club4-A3Don Bock
Anderson Lions Club4-C1Melanie Hunter
Burney Lions Club4-C1George Chapman
Chico Breakfast  Lions Club4-C1Kathleen Hassig
Lakehead Lions Club4-C1Niki Manning
Loma Rica Foothill  Lions Club4-C1Lion Sue Trundy
Redding Host Lions Club4-C1Christine Bohn
Sutter Lions Club4-C1Lion James Barringer
Wheatland Lions Club4-C1Janet Givens
Willows Lions Club4-C1Jamie Hart
 Eureka Host Lions Club4-C2 Michele Fell-Casale
Benicia Lions Club4-C2James Baldwin
Laytonville Long Valley Lioness-Lions Club4-C2Suzanne Poindexter
Petaluma 7-11 Lions Club4-C2John Clithero
Petaluma Host  Lions Club4-C2Warren T. Knudson
Rio Vista  Lions Club4-C2 Timothy McCaslin
Rio Vista  Lions Club4-C2 Timothy McCaslin
Sebastopol Gravenstein Lions Club4-C2Mike Mortensson
TRINIDAD LIONS CLUB4-C2 ELLEN BROWN
West Marin Lions Club4-C2Frank L Truttman
Windsor  Lions Club4-C2Judy Barcelon
Ambrose-Pittsburg Lions Club4-C3Duke Dunham
Antioch Rivertown Veterans Lions Club4-C3Darlene Ridle
Byron Delta Lions Club4-C3Frances Shipilov
Dublin Host Lions Club4-C3Mary Jones
Hayward Silicon Valley Lions Club4-C3James Varghese
Lions Club of Brentwood Lions Club4-C3Lilyan Sequeira
Livermore Lions Club4-C3Ann Lopez
Moraga Lions Club4-C3Dana Glasgow
Walnut Creek Ygnacio Valley Lions Club4-C3Linda P Wagner-Griffin
Bay Area Global Outreach Lions Club4-C4Uni P Buckley
Geneva-Excelsior Lions Club4-C4Paul Corvi
Half Moon Bay Lions Club4-C4Rich Picchi
San Francisco Chinatown Lions Club4-C4Yvonne Kantola
San Francisco Cosmopolitan Lions Club4-C4Baylan Megino
San Francisco Korean American Lions Club4-C4Soonae Kang
San Francisco Marina-North Beach Lions Club4-C4Pdg Esther Lee
San Francisco Special Choir Lions Club4-C4Seungku Kang
San Francisco Unified Lions Club4-C4Carol Fung
Auburn 49er Lions Club4-C5David Johnson
Auburn Host Lions4-C5Ken Freeman
Downieville Lions Club4-C5Karen L. Galan
Folsom City Host Lions Club4-C5Marian Phelan
Foresthill Lions Club4-C5Tommie Carol Mobley
Galt Lions Club4-C5Matt Lara
Higgins Diggins Lions Club4-C5Donna Prince
Lincoln Host Lions Club4-C5Rosemary Knutson 
Rio Linda Lions Club4-C5Gene Kypke President
Roseville Host Lions Club4-C5Edward Smith
Sacramento Embarcadero Lions Club4-C5James Berdan
Sacramento Maharlika Lions Club4-C5Kendra Bamba
Sacramento Senator  Lions Club4-C5Yasmin Henry
Woodland Host  Lions Club4-C5James Schulte
Woodland Yolo Sunset Lions Club4-C5Ernie Roncoroni
Capitola Coast Lions Club4-C6Fred Flint
Carmel Host Lions Club4-C6R. L. Nicholson
Freedom  Lions Club4-C6Chickie Lam
HOLLISTER LIONS CLUB4-C6Mima Torrenueva
King City  Lions Club4-C6Allen L King
Los Gatos Lions Club4-C6Denise Ramon Herrera
Milpitas Calaveras Hills Mustang Lions Club4-C6Kimi Lynn Schmidt
Milpitas Calaveras Hills Mustang Lions Club4-C6Kimi Lynn Schmidt
Milpitas Executive Lions Club4-C6Nelly Cabuslay
Scales Of Justice Lions Club4-C6Linda Pugliese
Silicon Valley Roaring Cyber  Lions Club4-C6Christopher Heiny
West San Jose-Campbell Lions Club4-C6Pamela Berry
Bishop Lions Club4-L1Barbara Smith
L.A. Los Feliz Lions Club4-L1Jonathan Mccormick
Los Angeles Morality Lions Club4-L1Sally Chau
Ridgecrest Lions4-L1Michael Spahn
Ridgecrest Lions Club4-L1Michael Spahn
Belmont Shore Lions Club4-L2Nancy Mcafee
Commerce Evening Lions Club4-L2Johncito Peraza
Downtown Long Beach Lions Club4-L2Pdg Dennis J, Drag, Ph.D.
San Gabriel Hope Lions Club4-L2Tony Ding
Commerce Evening  Lions Club4-L2 Daniel Cortez
Carson Lions Club #1220454-L3Stephanie Clemente-Finley
L.A. Builder Lions Club 4-L3Cristeta “Tita” James 
L.A. New Heritage Lions Club4-L3Jennifer Cho
L.A. New Millennium Lions Club4-L3Violeta Sioson
LA Koreatown  Lions Club4-L3Jay No
LA Miracle Mile Lions Club4-L3Alice Chua
Los Angeles Cosmopolitan Lions Club 4-L3Nicanor Mananghaya
Los Angeles Synergy Lions Club4-L3Evangeline Tabberrah
San Pedro Lions Club4-L3Sherril Jean Thompson
South Bay Lions Club4-L3Tina Tsai
Brea  Lions Club4-L4PDG PJ Smith
Chino Valley Lions Club4-L4Carole McCleary
Costa Mesa Newport Harbor Lions Club 4-L4Joan Ruth Parks
Crescenta Valley Lions Club4-L4Kimberlee A Sandoval
Cucamonga District Host Lions Club4-L4Tamara C. Martin
Diamond Bar Breakfast Lions Club4-L4Karen Chang Eubanks
Fullerton Host Lions Club4-L4Marc Poli
Garden Grove Host Lions Club4-L4Charles Lake
Harbor Mesa Lions Club4-L4Marianne Allen
Huntington Beach Host Lions Club4-L4Carol Ann Linehan
La Habra Host Lions Club4-L4Larry Rottweiler
Pomona Host Lions 4-L4WendyAnn Stuard
Seal Beach Lions Club4-L4Mary P Hollen
Tustin Host Lions Club4-L4Susie McIntosh
Cali-Caipa Nooners Lions Club4-L5Lucy Manning
Grand Terrace Lions Club4-L5Dani Bubier
Grand Terrace Lions Club4-L5Ruthanne Christianson
Murrieta Lions Club4-L5Tonia Capps
North Fontana Centennial Lions Club4-L5Lidia Petrov-Jones
Temecula Lions Club4-L5Alan Winkelstein
Yucaipa Valley Lions Club4-L5Jim Klocek 
El Cajon Valley Host Lions Club4-L6Paul Walters
Oceanside Sea Lions Lions Club4-L6Pam G Pahnke
San Diego Forever  Lions Club4-L6Virginia Williams 
SAN DIEGO HOST Lions Club4-L6VICTORIA WIERIG
San Diego Premier Lions Club4-L6Lion Brian Lazaga
San Diego Premier Lions Club4-L6Brian Lazaga
San Diego United Lions Club4-L6Michael L Brandenburg
San Fiego Stars Lions Club4-L6Felma Vargas

Contest Deadlines

Club: on or before February 24

Zone: on or before March 20

Region: on or before April 17

District: on or before May 8 
Note:  CHSSA will be April 29-May 1

Area: on or before May 22

Final: June 10th,  San Diego

Lions Clubs Materials For the Contest and Schools

Packet Letter Call or email to receive the letter. Ask MD4 Office.

  • Club
  • Region/Zone
  • District

Participation Form:
    PDF fill in form

Press Release 

NEW! Marketing Flyer 

Poster (lg) 12x17

Handbook Public 

Tellers Worksheet

Timers Worksheet

Judges Worksheet

Winner Notification Form

Next Level Student's Form

 

The 2022 4th District Student Speakers Contest Winner and Contestants  Scholarships awarded by the Student Speaker Foundation

WINNER: Alexandre Widman

Sponsored by the District 4-A2 Cutler Orosi Lions Club Area 3

  • Student Speakers Contest Topic: "Distance and Online Learning; Pros and Cons." 

Contestants were:

 Area 3

 Area 1

 Area 2

 Area 4

MD4 California Lions Student Speakers Contest

2022-2023 CONTEST

Club Locator 

Contest Dates and Locations

Click here to enter a Student Speakers Contest Location.

Please make sure you include the identifiable name of the contest: i.e. The _______Lions Club Contest; The __________Zone; The ___________Region; and The ____ District Contest.

No Club Student Speaker Contest can be held before TBD, 2023

 

Helpful Links

click ► The Fourth District Student Speakers Foundation 

The Foundation is the financial base for the scholarships awarded to Student Speaker Contest winners.  We appreciate your support.

click ► Find a Lions Club near you 
(not all Lions Clubs participate in the contest)  Contact your high school counselor or principal.

The internet is a great resource for aspiring public speakers.  Here are a few helpful links.  Remember, the Lions contest does not allow visual aides, uniforms, costumes, props.  Begin by reading and fully understanding the Student Handbook (rules)

click ► Toastmasters International - 10 Tips for Public Speaking

Feeling some nervousness before giving a speech is natural and even beneficial, but too much nervousness can be detrimental. Here are some proven tips on ...
www.toastmasters.org

click ► Public Speaking Tips

Public Speaking Tips - a public speaking, communication, and presentation skills resource covering preparation, speech writing, audio and visual aids, ...
www.speaking-tips.com

click ► How to Write a Speech | eHow.com

Overview of Organized Speech Writing. Following structure is key in being an organized speechwriter. Get tips on the basics of… More ...
www.ehow.com