What we're about
WELCOME TO NEWRY SPEAKERS CLUB
Newry Speakers Club is a local Speaking club established in 2007. It was set up with the aim of developing speaking, presentation, and leadership skills amongst the people who reside in Newry, Mourne & North Louth. In 2009 the club successfully became part of Toastmasters International, a leading organisation dedicated to communication and leadership skills.
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. We hold regular bi-monthly meetings between the Months of September and June each year.
Newry Speakers Club is part of Toastmasters International, a leading organisation dedicated to communication and leadership skills. Toastmasters was founded in America back in 1924 by Ralph C Smedley, but as of today, it is international in scope with more than 345,000 members in 142 countries and more than 15,900 individual clubs. 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.
Ballybot House, Newry
BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP
ASPIRE TO GREATNESS
All the great public speakers, presenters, teachers, and performers have to start somewhere. Newry Speakers is a great place to set you on the road to not only overcoming your fears but developing your skills and aspiring to the top of your game. The videos below show what is achievable:
Toastmasters Winning Speech 2014
Toastmasters Winning Speech 2015
If you are feeling Nervous about speaking or attending, understand that all of our members were beginners once, and we have all felt similarly. As the noted American Essayist, Lecturer and Poet, Ralph Waldo Emerson once Stated:
"All the great speakers were bad speakers at first."
For an idea of how our meetings run, why not have a look at the Toastmasters video below. Our meetings are very similar to that in the video:
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