Thanksgiving Update: Area J53 Speech Contest October 17, 2014

Fall Speech Contest Invitation
Fall Speech Contest Invitation

Area News

Area Contest Rescheduled

Various club conflicts forced us to change the date for our Area J53 Fall Speech Contest to Friday, October 17, 2014. See all the details on our Contest and Announcements page.  To volunteer for contest roles, send email to

Thank You

Thank you to all Area J53 clubs for their cooperation during contest season.

Education Page Update

When to use “thank you” when you’re speaking. Thank You

Happy Thanksgiving

See Area Governor, Shelley Goldbeck’s Thanksgiving Blog:

  Toastmaster International News

TM 90th Anniversary

 Happy 90th Birthday Toastmasters International!

The first official Toastmasters meeting was held in October 1924 in Santa Ana, California. Why not celebrate the organization’s milestone with a themed club meeting devoted to Toastmasters’ history? Check out the 90th Anniversary webpage for fun resources to use throughout the anniversary year.

Achieve an Award in October, Get a Free Decal

All eligible members who achieve an education award before the end of the month will receive a 90th anniversary decal with their certificate or plaque.

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