WORLD’S LARGEST TOASTMASTERS MEETING

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What:  The World’s Largest Toastmasters Meeting will try to set a record for attendance and participation at an all-day Toastmasters event. It will feature seven consecutive hour-long sessions that duplicate a typical Toastmasters meeting. Activities each hour include:

  • Prepared speeches ranging from inspiring to humorous
  • Spontaneous Table Topics speeches
  • Speech evaluations to encourage the speakers and help them improve

 When:  Saturday, August 30, 2014  from 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Where:  Pioneer Courthouse Square, Portland, Oregon

Who:  District 7 Toastmasters, representing clubs in Oregon, S.W. Washington and N. California. Speakers range in age from teens to senior citizens.

Why:  To entertain spectators and show how Toastmasters builds speaking, listening and leadership skills

Cost: Free and open to the public

 

About District 7 Toastmasters

Spanning Oregon, S.W. Washington and N. California, District 7 Toastmasters is composed of nearly 200 Toastmasters International clubs. For more information: http://d7toastmasters.org.

 

About Toastmasters International

Toastmasters International is a nonprofit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of meeting locations. Headquartered in Rancho Santa Margarita, California, the organization’s membership exceeds 292,000 in more than 14,350 clubs in 122 countries. Since 1924, Toastmasters International has helped people of all backgrounds become more confident in front of an audience. For information about local Toastmasters clubs, please visit www.toastmasters.org. Follow @Toastmasters on Twitter.

Directions:     Pioneer Courthouse Square

Trimet Trip Planner: Pioneer Courthouse Square

Links:

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District 7 Toastmasters Facebook Page

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 Toastmasters on YouTube

Toastmasters Testimonials

Twitter District 7 Toastmasters at #D7TM

 

To Volunteer for this event, contact Merilee Krebs at merileepdx@gmail.com