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Club Five Toastmasters host Tall Tales Contest

Event is free to the public


Originally published 11:55 a.m., February 15, 2014
Updated 11:55 a.m., February 15, 2014

Club Five Toastmasters, invites residents to its Tall Tales Contest, to join the fun. One of the event’s primary goals is to provide participants with the opportunity to create an original, highly improbable, humorous tale.

“Club Five Toastmasters provides a supportive and positive environment where members have the opportunity to develop their communication and leadership skills,” says Scott Hopkins Club President.

After hearing the Tall Tales, members and guests will enjoy a regular Toastmasters meeting that will include Table Topics™ (impromptu speeches) and evaluations.

Zohe Felice, who has served in various club positions, will be the Table Topics master. “Table Topics are one of my favorite parts of the meeting,” says Felice. “This is where guests and members are randomly selected to speak for one to two minutes. It helps you think and speak clearly on your feet.”

Club Five Toastmasters Tall Tales Contest

Date: Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Location: Unitarian Society, 1535 Santa Barbara St., Santa Barbara

Time: 7:00 AM to 8:30 AM

For more information, email Sharon Broberg at slbroberg@gmail.com

Toastmasters Club Five meets each Tuesday at 7:00 AM at Unitarian Society Parish Hall, 1535 Santa Barbara Street. For more information about this event and the club, please visit http://5.toastmastersclubs.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.

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