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Club Meeting – 10 September 2018

Our Toastmaster, Ian, introduced the theme ‘possibilities’ this evening describing life as a journey of infinite possibilities. This continued as the central theme for our impromptu speaking session known as ‘table topics’. Well done our members and guest who gave an impressive round of on-the-spot speeches. Stas gave the participants some very imaginative and thought provoking questions.

The second part of our evening was made up of four pre-planned speeches. Members follow an educational programme designed to improve public speaking and leadership. Well done to Arun who …

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Club Meeting – 20 August 2018

A slightly quieter evening than usual, with some of our members on holiday, however this did not mean that there was not an exciting evening of speeches taking place throughout the evening.

The first part of the evening involved an extended table topic session. Alice, our table topics master for the evening presented both members and willing guests with some highly thought provoking questions. Well done to our guest Ajay who won the best table topic award.

After a break the group enjoyed two interesting and inspiring speeches by members Stas and Ian.

Thanks to Dale who was our general evaluator…

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Club Meeting 13 August 2018

Many thanks to our immediate past President Leslie who gave the introduction on Toastmasters and told us a little about its history.

Alice was our Toastmaster for the evening, whose job is to describe the meeting and introduce speakers throughout the session.

At Cass Toastmasters the evening is split into two parts. The first part consists of our Tabletopics session. This gives volunteers the opportunity to practice their impromptu speaking by responding to a question given by the Toastmaster. The Toastmaster for this evening was Avani who presented the volunteers with some interesting

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Club Meeting 23 July 2018

On this warm and sunny evening, Club president Moez started proceedings with a brief history into Toastmasters and explaining how clapping and handshakes are important part of our meetings and how they support people in their learning.

For at least 4 of our roles, our members had undertaken these for the very first time. This included the Toastmaster (Lawrence), Grammarian (Matthieu), Timekeeper (Lisa) and General evaluator (Matt).

Our Tabletopics session was run by Hadrian who introduced some very interesting and emotive questions to our volunteers. Tabletopics gives guests and members

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