What we're about

The mission of a Toastmasters Club is to provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every member has the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills, which in turn foster self-confidence and personal growth.

We meet weekly to practice our impromptu and public speaking skills in a positive, supportive, fun and friendly environment.

WHY JOIN? Michigan Avenue Toastmasters a President’s Distinguished Club, known as the most social Toastmasters chapter in the city! Our members consist of professionals that reside in the downtown area. Come to a meeting as a guest and you will find out why! The diversity of our membership is what makes our club so dynamic, motivating, exciting and successful. We provide a supportive, positive learning environment so that every member has the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills, which, in turn, foster self-confidence and personal growth. We also schedule events so our members can network and cultivate relationships.

Meeting Schedule: Every Tuesday @ 6:15 PM

Location:

InterContinental Chicago,

505 N. Michigan Avenue

Chicago, IL 60611

(312) 944-4100

Check the TV screen near the front desk for the room number.

Meetings start promptly at 6:30 PM and last approximately 1.5-2 hours, so plan to arrive at 6:15 PM. A typical MAT meeting is made up of 25 to 40 members who meet once a week. Our average meeting length is 1 hour 45 minutes. After every meeting we gather for HAPPY HOUR at Labiola's. Join us!

More questions? Contact us at matchicago@gmail.com.

Also check out our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/michiganavetoastmasters
Website: http://www.michiganavenue.toastmastersclubs.org

Upcoming events (5)

Michigan Avenue Toastmasters

InterContinental Hotel

WELCOME TO MICHIGAN AVENUE TOASTMASTERS! JOIN US! WE HAVE A SEAT JUST FOR YOU AND A GUEST. MAT Toastmaster meetings are learn-by-doing workshops in which members and guests hone their speaking and leadership skills in a friendly atmosphere. Participants practice and learn skills by filling a meeting role, ranging from giving a prepared speech or an impromptu one to serving as timer, evaluator or grammarian. Our average meeting length is 1 hour 45 minutes. WE MEET: Every Tuesday: 6:15 pm to 8:00 pm at InterContinental Hotel, 505 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611. WE WILL BE HOLDING MEETINGS VIRTUALLY FROM NOW UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE USING ZOOM - if you have questions, please reach out to Sanchit Chitre ([masked]) WHY JOIN? We are known as the most social Toastmasters chapter in the city! Our members consist of professionals that reside in the downtown area. Come to a meeting as a guest and you will find out why! The diversity of our membership is what makes our club so dynamic, motivating, exciting and successful. We provide a supportive, positive learning environment so that every member has the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills, which, in turn, foster self-confidence and personal growth. We also schedule events so our members can network and cultivate relationships.

Michigan Avenue Toastmasters

InterContinental Hotel

WELCOME TO MICHIGAN AVENUE TOASTMASTERS! JOIN US! WE HAVE A SEAT JUST FOR YOU AND A GUEST. MAT Toastmaster meetings are learn-by-doing workshops in which members and guests hone their speaking and leadership skills in a friendly atmosphere. Participants practice and learn skills by filling a meeting role, ranging from giving a prepared speech or an impromptu one to serving as timer, evaluator or grammarian. Our average meeting length is 1 hour 45 minutes. WE MEET: Every Tuesday: 6:15 pm to 8:00 pm at InterContinental Hotel, 505 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611. WE WILL BE HOLDING MEETINGS VIRTUALLY FROM NOW UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE USING ZOOM - if you have questions, please reach out to Sanchit Chitre ([masked]) WHY JOIN? We are known as the most social Toastmasters chapter in the city! Our members consist of professionals that reside in the downtown area. Come to a meeting as a guest and you will find out why! The diversity of our membership is what makes our club so dynamic, motivating, exciting and successful. We provide a supportive, positive learning environment so that every member has the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills, which, in turn, foster self-confidence and personal growth. We also schedule events so our members can network and cultivate relationships.

Michigan Avenue Toastmasters

InterContinental Hotel

WELCOME TO MICHIGAN AVENUE TOASTMASTERS! JOIN US! WE HAVE A SEAT JUST FOR YOU AND A GUEST. MAT Toastmaster meetings are learn-by-doing workshops in which members and guests hone their speaking and leadership skills in a friendly atmosphere. Participants practice and learn skills by filling a meeting role, ranging from giving a prepared speech or an impromptu one to serving as timer, evaluator or grammarian. Our average meeting length is 1 hour 45 minutes. WE MEET: Every Tuesday: 6:15 pm to 8:00 pm at InterContinental Hotel, 505 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611. WE WILL BE HOLDING MEETINGS VIRTUALLY FROM NOW UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE USING ZOOM - if you have questions, please reach out to Sanchit Chitre ([masked]) WHY JOIN? We are known as the most social Toastmasters chapter in the city! Our members consist of professionals that reside in the downtown area. Come to a meeting as a guest and you will find out why! The diversity of our membership is what makes our club so dynamic, motivating, exciting and successful. We provide a supportive, positive learning environment so that every member has the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills, which, in turn, foster self-confidence and personal growth. We also schedule events so our members can network and cultivate relationships.

Michigan Avenue Toastmasters

InterContinental Hotel

WELCOME TO MICHIGAN AVENUE TOASTMASTERS! JOIN US! WE HAVE A SEAT JUST FOR YOU AND A GUEST. MAT Toastmaster meetings are learn-by-doing workshops in which members and guests hone their speaking and leadership skills in a friendly atmosphere. Participants practice and learn skills by filling a meeting role, ranging from giving a prepared speech or an impromptu one to serving as timer, evaluator or grammarian. Our average meeting length is 1 hour 45 minutes. WE MEET: Every Tuesday: 6:15 pm to 8:00 pm at InterContinental Hotel, 505 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611. WE WILL BE HOLDING MEETINGS VIRTUALLY FROM NOW UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE USING ZOOM - if you have questions, please reach out to Sanchit Chitre ([masked]) WHY JOIN? We are known as the most social Toastmasters chapter in the city! Our members consist of professionals that reside in the downtown area. Come to a meeting as a guest and you will find out why! The diversity of our membership is what makes our club so dynamic, motivating, exciting and successful. We provide a supportive, positive learning environment so that every member has the opportunity to develop communication and leadership skills, which, in turn, foster self-confidence and personal growth. We also schedule events so our members can network and cultivate relationships.

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Michigan Avenue Toastmasters

InterContinental Hotel

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