What we're about

If English is your 2nd, 3rd, or other language, and you're looking to improve your communication skills, this is the meetup for you!

Immigrant professionals and international students looking to improve their speaking networking and communication

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WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN:

If you have ever:

• felt that you needed to improve your English/work on your accent

• felt embarrassed speaking because English is your 2nd/3rd/other language

• have ever had difficulty communicating with native speakers at work

• have ever been passed over for promotions because of communication

• want to meet more people in Orange County interested in improving themselves

THIS IS THE MEET UP FOR YOU!

We meet every 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month at 12:30 pm

(YES THERE IS FOOD!)

We have a structured format where every week we have 1-3 prepared speech speakers (5-7 minutes each).

We have a food brigade that brings delicious food each week for our breaks.

We also have Table Topics where people can have impromptu speeches for 1-2 minutes.

We always welcome guests and you can come as long as you want, check it out before you become a member and reap the benefits of being a great communicator!

WHO SHOULD COME:

Anyone who is interested in improving their speaking, with an emphasis for English as a Second Language learners.

We have people from all levels, beginners to advanced, people with accents and people who are native level fluent, you are welcome to join!

HOW TO FIND US:

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When you see this road, keep driving forward and the brown trailers will be to your right, across from Grace Church

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If you are lost, please text I AM LOST to Li at (949) 554-7508 for directions to Toastmasters'

Join us every 1st and 3rd Sunday 12:30 pm at the Grace Church of Orange!

See you there!

Upcoming events (5+)

English as a Second Language Toastmasters Meeting

Room A2 at the South Trailers at the Grace Church of Orange

For English as a Second Language Learners who want to improve their speaking skills and meet new friends *Please ONLY RSVP if you can make it, if you cannot make it please do NOT RSVP!!!* Meetings usually have speakers with prepared topics like introducing themselves, what they like to do for fun and work and also spontaenous topics that we speak about in 2 minutes As a guest, you do not have to speak unless you want to, but it is one of the best places to practice so you can get better in your professional and social life Once you come to this meeting your life WILL change you will make more friends, be more confident, and you also have the option of having a certificate that you can show to your boss on how you have improved your communication skills (promotion anyone?) we welcome anyone as long as they are looking to improve their speaking skills Come and see if you click with this group, you can see the membership director if you are looking to develop your speaking skills long term, because the truth is that you can't improve speaking overnight, there are members here who have been in the program for several years and have transformed their confidence and lives! The meeting officially begins at 1 PM SHARP! WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN: If you have ever: • felt that you needed to improve your English/work on your accent • felt embarrassed speaking because English is your 2nd/3rd/other language • have ever had difficulty communicating with native speakers at work • have ever been passed over for promotions because of communication • want to meet more people in Orange County interested in improving themselves **THIS IS THE MEET UP FOR YOU!** We meet every 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month at 12:30 pm I'M SCARED, WHAT DOES AN ESL TOASTMASTERS MEETUP LOOK LIKE? Here is an Ice Breaker Speech https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u57SLEkrSEg (YES THERE IS FOOD!) We have a structured format where we have 1-3 prepared speech speakers (5-7 minutes each). We have a food brigade that brings delicious food each week for our breaks. We also have Table Topics where people can have impromptu speeches for 1-2 minutes. We always welcome guests and you can come as long as you want, check it out before you become a member and reap the benefits of being a great communicator! WHO SHOULD COME: Anyone who is interested in improving their speaking, with an emphasis for English as a Second Language learners. yes, native English speakers can join too as long as you are looking to improve your speaking skills! We have people from all levels, beginners to advanced, people with accents and people who are native level fluent or native, you are welcome to join! HOW TO FIND US: When you see this road, keep driving forward and the brown trailers will be to your right, across from Grace Church If you are lost, please post a comment so that I can help guide you See you soon!

ESL Toastmasters Meetup

Room A2 at the South Trailers at the Grace Church of Orange

So what happens at an ESL Toastmaster's meetup? Here is a video of one of our meetups at a break, meet TONS of new friends in 3 hours and practice your speaking skills, check it out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XZWA1dRdcZg COME FOR FOOD STAY FOR THE PEOPLE & CONFIDENCE! NOTE*: NEW CHANGES: PLEASE ARRIVE AT 12:45 PM ! ON TIME! WE DO NOT WAIT! If you come after 12:45, you might miss out on food and meeting new people. The meeting officially begins at 1 PM SHARP! WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN: If you have ever: • felt that you needed to improve your English/work on your accent • felt embarrassed speaking because English is your 2nd/3rd/other language • have ever had difficulty communicating with native speakers at work • have ever been passed over for promotions because of communication • want to meet more people in Orange County interested in improving themselves THIS IS THE MEET UP FOR YOU! We meet every 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month at 12:45 pm (If you do not come early you will miss food and getting to meet new people) We have a structured format where every week we have 1-3 prepared speech speakers (5-7 minutes each). We also have Table Topics where people can have impromptu speeches for 1-2 minutes. We always welcome guests and you can come as long as you want, check it out before you become a member and reap the benefits of being a great communicator! WHO SHOULD COME: Anyone who is interested in improving their speaking, with an emphasis for English as a Second Language learners. We have people from all levels, beginners to advanced, people with accents and people who are native level fluent, you are welcome to join! HOW TO FIND US: When you see this road, keep driving forward and the brown trailers will be to your right, across from Grace Church If you are lost, please text I AM LOST to Li at [masked] for directions to Toastmasters'

English as a Second Language Toastmasters Meeting

Room A2 at the South Trailers at the Grace Church of Orange

For English as a Second Language Learners who want to improve their speaking skills and meet new friends *Please ONLY RSVP if you can make it, if you cannot make it please do NOT RSVP!!!* Meetings usually have speakers with prepared topics like introducing themselves, what they like to do for fun and work and also spontaenous topics that we speak about in 2 minutes As a guest, you do not have to speak unless you want to, but it is one of the best places to practice so you can get better in your professional and social life Once you come to this meeting your life WILL change you will make more friends, be more confident, and you also have the option of having a certificate that you can show to your boss on how you have improved your communication skills (promotion anyone?) we welcome anyone as long as they are looking to improve their speaking skills Come and see if you click with this group, you can see the membership director if you are looking to develop your speaking skills long term, because the truth is that you can't improve speaking overnight, there are members here who have been in the program for several years and have transformed their confidence and lives! The meeting officially begins at 1 PM SHARP! WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN: If you have ever: • felt that you needed to improve your English/work on your accent • felt embarrassed speaking because English is your 2nd/3rd/other language • have ever had difficulty communicating with native speakers at work • have ever been passed over for promotions because of communication • want to meet more people in Orange County interested in improving themselves **THIS IS THE MEET UP FOR YOU!** We meet every 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month at 12:30 pm I'M SCARED, WHAT DOES AN ESL TOASTMASTERS MEETUP LOOK LIKE? Here is an Ice Breaker Speech https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u57SLEkrSEg (YES THERE IS FOOD!) We have a structured format where we have 1-3 prepared speech speakers (5-7 minutes each). We have a food brigade that brings delicious food each week for our breaks. We also have Table Topics where people can have impromptu speeches for 1-2 minutes. We always welcome guests and you can come as long as you want, check it out before you become a member and reap the benefits of being a great communicator! WHO SHOULD COME: Anyone who is interested in improving their speaking, with an emphasis for English as a Second Language learners. yes, native English speakers can join too as long as you are looking to improve your speaking skills! We have people from all levels, beginners to advanced, people with accents and people who are native level fluent or native, you are welcome to join! HOW TO FIND US: When you see this road, keep driving forward and the brown trailers will be to your right, across from Grace Church If you are lost, please post a comment so that I can help guide you See you soon!

ESL Toastmasters Meetup

Room A2 at the South Trailers at the Grace Church of Orange

So what happens at an ESL Toastmaster's meetup? Here is a video of one of our meetups at a break, meet TONS of new friends in 3 hours and practice your speaking skills, check it out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XZWA1dRdcZg COME FOR FOOD STAY FOR THE PEOPLE & CONFIDENCE! NOTE*: NEW CHANGES: PLEASE ARRIVE AT 12:45 PM ! ON TIME! WE DO NOT WAIT! If you come after 12:45, you might miss out on food and meeting new people. The meeting officially begins at 1 PM SHARP! WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN: If you have ever: • felt that you needed to improve your English/work on your accent • felt embarrassed speaking because English is your 2nd/3rd/other language • have ever had difficulty communicating with native speakers at work • have ever been passed over for promotions because of communication • want to meet more people in Orange County interested in improving themselves THIS IS THE MEET UP FOR YOU! We meet every 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month at 12:45 pm (If you do not come early you will miss food and getting to meet new people) We have a structured format where every week we have 1-3 prepared speech speakers (5-7 minutes each). We also have Table Topics where people can have impromptu speeches for 1-2 minutes. We always welcome guests and you can come as long as you want, check it out before you become a member and reap the benefits of being a great communicator! WHO SHOULD COME: Anyone who is interested in improving their speaking, with an emphasis for English as a Second Language learners. We have people from all levels, beginners to advanced, people with accents and people who are native level fluent, you are welcome to join! HOW TO FIND US: When you see this road, keep driving forward and the brown trailers will be to your right, across from Grace Church If you are lost, please text I AM LOST to Li at [masked] for directions to Toastmasters'

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ESL Toastmasters Meetup

Room A2 at the South Trailers at the Grace Church of Orange

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