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Humorous Speech Contest Report

Humorous Speech Contest Report

Cat antics and Retirement Villages were the topics of todays Humorous speech Competition at Terrace@12  Toastmasters. Hazel was first up and with a Cat named Tensing she he or it certainly takes after its namesake with antics relating to getting in and out of the house though a tight cat door. What I loved about […]

How much does the Queen weigh?

How much does the Queen weigh?

How much does the Queen weigh? Today we listened to two speakers give their interpretation of the Pathways Project, Leadership Styles. You might wonder, what sort of leader I am? Toastmasters gives you the opportunity to deep dive into this subject to discover your currently predominant in some styles and less so in others. This […]

Congratulations Thomas, Toastmaster of the day

Congratulations Thomas, Toastmaster of the day

Our Toastmaster of the day is Thomas. Calm cool and self assured Thomas spotted the technical problem emerging for our speakers presentation today and showed Toastmasters leadership by stepping in to fix it so the slide show worked. Most of us wouldn’t try this for fear of the exposure of getting it wrong. Congratulations Thomas […]

Toatmaster of the day 30 August – Hazel

Toatmaster of the day 30 August – Hazel

Now they talk about and write about this type of presentation but rarely if ever do you get to witness it first hand. Today we did. Hazel gave us an educational presentation on Mentoring using very simple but highly effective presentations methods. Enthusiasm for the subject Hazel’s was infectious with eyes flashing and arms stretched out drawing us […]

Congratulations Zaine Humorous Speech Winner

Congratulations Zaine Humorous Speech Winner

A big Congratulations goes out today to Zaine who was the winner of Terrace@12’s Humorous Speech contest with his wittily crafted speech taking us through the trials and tribulations of making mathematics fun.  Zaine drew upon his own experience of learning maths and intertwined a numerical riddle through it to hold his talk and our attention to […]

Congratulations Toastmaster of the day Zena

Congratulations Toastmaster of the day Zena

We all have to start. Zena began her Toastmasters journey with us today giving her first speech called the Icebreaker. This is generally where you tell the meeting a bit about yourself. Zena warmed us all up in theme with our meeting ‘a winter wonder’ by building her message around how her name was selected for her. This was an […]