This is a regular club meeting with prepared speeches, speech evaluations and "table topics" - a chance to practice impromptu speaking.
Please arrive between 7:00-7:15pm for a prompt 7.30pm start.
New guests are always welcome and it's completely free. No need to book in advance - just show up on the evening!
About Warrington Toastmasters
Warrington Toastmasters is a fun, friendly, public speaking club based Warrington. We meet every Monday (except Bank Holidays), arriving at 7:00 - 7:15 pm for a prompt 7:30 pm start and usually finishing around 9:30 - 10:00 pm.
It's a friendly, supportive environment where members get the chance to prepare and deliver speeches, as well as build off-the-cuff speaking skills. We follow a well-developed structure and our meetings contain lots of mentoring and feedback from fellow members.
Warrington Toastmasters is affiliated to Toastmasters International, a worldwide nonprofit educational organization that empowers individuals to become more effective communicators and leaders. Headquartered in Englewood, Colo., the organization's membership exceeds 357,000 in more than 16,600 clubs in 143 countries. Since 1924, Toastmasters International has helped people from diverse backgrounds become more confident speakers, communicators and leaders.
Typical Meeting Agenda
A typical meeting agenda is as follows:
7:00 Doors Open - Meet & Greet
7:30 Welcome from Club President and guest introductions
7.35 Introductions from Toastmaster and other meeting roles
7:40 Table Topics (impromptu speeches of 1-2 minutes each)
8:05 Table Topics Evaluations
8:15 First Prepared Speech (from club member)
8:30 Second Prepared Speech (from club member)
8:40 Third Prepared Speech (from club member)
8.50 Speech Evaluations (of prepared speeches)
9:10 Reports and General Evaluation (of the meeting)
9:20 Awards (best table topic, speech, evaluator, etc.)
9:25 Guest Comments, Announcements, Business Report, Next Meeting Information
9.30 Meeting close
For More Information
Check out the Warrington Toastmasters Facebook page
Check out the Toastmasters International website (http://www.toastmasters.org).