What is your speaking tic?

We all have little things we do during conversations that we may not realize we do. For some, this is pulling on clothing, relying on crutch words, scratching our nose, or playing with… Continue reading

Deep Breathing, Skiing, and Why Libraries Are Important: These Are A Few of Our Favorite Things

We had a very fun and successful Toastmasters meeting July 5 (last Thursday). In our meeting, we heard speeches prepared in response to The Ice Breaker, Organize Your Speech, and Persuade with Power.… Continue reading

Conversations at Fourth of July Picnics

This week many of us will have the opportunity to talk with friends and family at 4th of July Picnics. Do you dread this idea? At Colonel Ledyard Toastmasters, we focus on all… Continue reading

A New Year for Colonel Ledyard Toastmasters

The Colonel Ledyard Toastmasters are ready for the new Toastmasters year! We are beginning a new year  in which our officers transition posts and we develop new goals for our clubs. We have… Continue reading