Toastmasters is a community club. We meet the 2nd and 4th Thursday of the
month from 8 - 9:15 am at the Clay County Chamber of Commerce located at
1734 Kingsley Avenue in Orange Park, Florida.
Toastmasters is a great way to develop better communication and listening
skills, as well as leadership skills that can help your career! Learn how
- Excel at job interviews.
- Give powerful business presentations.
- Effectively teach training sessions.
- Lead successful seminars.
- Present persuasive opening arguments, summations, etc..
- Give humorous, informative or special occasion speeches.
From a humble
beginning in 1924 at the YMCA in Santa Ana, California, Toastmasters
International has grown to become a world leader in helping people become
more competent and comfortable in front of an audience. The nonprofit
organization now has nearly 260,000 members in over 12,500 clubs in 113
countries, offering a proven – and enjoyable! – way to practice
and hone communication and leadership skills.
Toastmasters meetings are comprised of approximately 20 people who meet
weekly for an hour or two. Participants practice and learn skills by
filling a meeting role, ranging from giving a prepared speech or an
impromptu one to serving as timer, evaluator, or grammarian.
There is no
instructor; instead, each speech and meeting is critiqued by a member in a
positive manner, focusing on what was done right and what could be
For more information, call the Chamber at (904) 264-2651
Click "Download" for an application