Category Archives: Meeting Ideas

101 Ideas 4 Table Topics

Fun Meeting Ideas 101 Ideas 4 Table Topics Stolen from: Our Friends at District 46 in NY city If your club is like most, you are always looking for new and interesting Table Topics ideas. Well today, you have found … Continue reading

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Hobby Or Talent Meeting

Fun Meeting Ideas Hobby Or Talent Meeting: By Angela D’Amico – Marketing Committee Member For this meeting, you suggest that each of your members who signs up for a speech provides a talk about their favorite Hobby or a specific … Continue reading

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Fresh New Table Topics Twist

Fresh and New Table Topics Twist By Jennifer Kaite – Larkin Leaders – Buffalo, NY This being my first time doing the table topics role I wanted to do something that everyone would enjoy. I’m honestly not sure where the … Continue reading

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Four Ways To Spice Up Your Meetings

 Four Ways to Spice Up Your Toastmasters Meetings By Eddie Kasprzyk –  Marketing Committee Member · Relate the theme to a current event. As we all know, the 2018 Winter Olympics has just wrapped up. In our last club meeting, … Continue reading

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Fun Meeting Idea – Backward Meeting

Fun Meeting Ideas The Backwards Meeting If your club is up to a challenge, try a Backwards meeting. Make sure that you have experienced speakers because their evaluator will tell them more about what they have to do during their … Continue reading

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Evaluation Workshop Meeting

Fun Meeting Ideas Evaluation Workshop Meeting By Keith Maderer, Club Growth Director If you have members that are just not comfortable offering feedback and doing evaluations for their fellow toastmasters, plan an Evaluation workshop meeting. Use your regular meeting time … Continue reading

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Big Distraction Meeting

Fun Meeting Ideas By Keith Maderer, Club Growth Director The Big Distraction Meeting While most toastmasters meetings are orderly and welcoming, in real life, speaking to groups can be more challenging. Dinner meetings, meetings with children in the audience, meetings … Continue reading

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Speaker-Evaluator-Table Topics Exchange

The Speaker-Evaluator-Table Topics Exchange Meeting Fun Meeting Ideas – Sept. 2017 A great way to encourage club members to grow is to arrange for a Speaker, Evaluator and Table Topics master exchange program with one or more of your nearby … Continue reading

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Club Meeting Roles Cheat Sheets

Club Meeting Role Cheat Sheets by Keith Maderer, DTM – Club Growth Director Every club has their own New Member Orientation program. When I was a new toastmaster, I remember being anxious about stepping up for meeting roles. My mentor, … Continue reading

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Push Past Your Safety Net

Push Past Your Safety Net by Carina Paton Most people are afraid to initiate conversation with strangers. In fact, even those who appear to you to be comfortable are often terrified on the inside! Many of us join Toastmasters to … Continue reading

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