The Confident Speakers Toastmasters Club of Palm Desert has been helping desert residents to improve their communication, speaking and leadership ability since 1980. Through a fun, social, learn by doing approach, members help each other to grow and become the best they can possibly be. We are a local club affiliated with Toastmasters International founded in 1924 and are one of over 15,000 clubs worldwide.
Our club President Don Shapiro recently gave a speech on how to write a speech. He followed that up by writing a mini book on how to write a great speech you can read by clicking on the link below. This how-to book reflects what Don has learned after writing thousands of speeches and his […]
A Toastmaster club is made up of a group of members who perform a variety of roles during a typical meeting. These roles rotate throughout the membership so every member experiences a wide variety of communication and leadership roles. We explain all the roles so you can see how a meeting works and all the things you would be involved with as a member.
So our members can watch the final President Debate, there will be no meeting on Wednesday, October 19th. Please join us on Wednesday, October 26th for our Halloween themed meeting with a pot luck dinner that starts at 6 pm. Come in costume if you dare!