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Toastmasters District 53 represents over 3000 members in more than 140 clubs throughout Connecticut, eastern New York, and western Massachusetts. Our Clubs provide a mutually supportive and positive learning environment in which every individual member has the opportunity to develop oral communication and leadership skills, which in turn foster self-confidence and personal growth.

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Your Home: Toastmasters International Convention

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Are you interested in the world champion of Public Speaking? Do you want to give a talk in front of a large audience in the future? You are the right place to visit.

We had the Toastmasters International Convention[masked] in this August and had the speech contest to determine the world champion of Public Speaking. Please go to the link and enjoy the movie (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4GYJFyJ7cZVfqMNF0JZfTQ?pbjreload=101). Note: although this event set at 7:00 pm, this is not the actual broadcast. You can watch the movie anytime.

If you are interested in public speaking, please join us. We meet online due to Covid-19. I am looking forward to meeting you online.
New York
https://www.meetup.com/Public-Speaking-Leadership-in-NY-by-District-53-Toastmasters/events/calendar/
Connecticut
https://www.meetup.com/Public-Speaking-and-Leadership-in-CT-by-Toastmasters/events/calendar/
Massachusetts
https://www.meetup.com/Public-Speaking-Leadership-in-MA-by-District-53-Toastmasters/events/calendar/

Poughkeepsie, NY: Arlington Rotary TM, Online Meeting

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Are you afraid of public speaking? You certainly aren't alone. Do you want to be more effective? Find out more about the best self-paced public speaking and leadership training in the world.

NOTE: This is an online meeting due to the pandemic stay-at-home policy. For security purposes, please contact us from the "Contact Us" link on the left menu of our website "http://5614.toastmastersclubs.org/“.

The club is open to all interested parties. Free admission. No ticket required. We meet on Monday from 7:15 am to 8:15 am.

Malta, NY: Thorobred TM, Online Meeting

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Are you nervous to stand before a crowd to voice your thoughts, ideas and opinions or give presentations to your team or your doctoral thesis defense? Then you've come to the right place! Find out more about the best self-paced public speaking and leadership training in the world.

The club is open to all interested parties. Free admission. No ticket required. We meet on 2nd & 4th Monday from 6:00 pm.

NOTE: This is an online meeting due to the pandemic stay-at-home policy. Join Zoom Meeting - ALL are welcome to check us out! https://us04web.zoom.us/j/7893748308

Please visit the website "http://7379.toastmastersclubs.org/" for further information.

Colonie, NY: Capital TM, Online Meeting

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Are you afraid of public speaking? Do you want to be more effective? Find out more about the best self-paced public speaking and leadership training in the world.

The club is open to all interested parties. Free admission. No ticket required. We meet on 2nd & 4th Tuesday from 6:15 pm.

NOTE: This is an online meeting due to the pandemic stay-at-home policy. For security purposes, please contact the club president, Stefan Brooks, to receive a specific meeting details. His email address: "[masked]".

Please visit the website "http://6518.toastmastersclubs.org/" for further information.

Past events (2,602)

Your Home: Introduction Movie

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