Toastmasters Fall Contest: Humorous and evaluation contests with members from Areas 1, 6, 10, 15 & 5, 11, 13. 9 a.m. to noon and 12:30 to 3 p.m. at Central Pacific Bank Training Room, 4th floor, 225 Queen St. Free; light refreshments will be offered. Call Rose at 276-5093.
Winners Circle 2 Fall 2016 open house: Toastmasters meeting. 7:30 to 8:45 a.m. at Unity Church of Hawaii, 3608 Diamond Head Circle, Room 201. Cake and ice cream will be served. Call Erik at 371-1475 or email email@example.com.
Exchange Club: Speaker Jonathan Parish, executive director of the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra, will provide an update on the Hawaii Symphony Orchestra status. Noon-1:30 p.m. at Oahu Country Club. Cost: $25 for guests. Visit dexhon.com.
14th Annual Bayanihan Gala Fundraiser: The Filipino Community Center honors Amefil “Amy” Agbayani, Jeffrey N. Watanabe, Maggie Domingo, Timothy E. Johns, Lynn Watanabe and Domingo Los Banos. Event starts at 5:30 p.m. at the Sheraton Waikiki. Call Arceli at 680-0451. Visit filcom.org/center/bayanihan-gala-2016/.
Equipment Leasing for Your Office, Fleet or Facility: Learn the essentials of equipment leasing with speaker Kiley Nakamura, a commercial equipment lease officer at First Hawaiian Leasing. 10-11:30 a.m. at Manoa Innovation Center, 2800 Woodlawn Drive, Presentation Room. Free. Register at bit.ly/hisbdcworkshop.
OCT. 28 & 29
“Rise & Lead” Toastmasters Fall Conference: Humorous and evaluation speech contests, educational keynote speakers, awards, auction and more. Event will be at the Hilton Hawaiian Village, 2005 Kalia St. Early registration cost by Oct. 17: $100. Call Rose at 276-5093.