Recaps

Childhood memories of forgotten babies

Childhood memories of forgotten babies

Tonight’s contest must have set some kind of record, with nine contestants registered in the Table Topics Contest and five registered in the Humorous Speech Contest. ...
Change the perfect patching process

Change the perfect patching process

Change. It comes to all of us, and tonight Toastmaster Ade set 'change' to be the theme of the entire evening. ...
Morse, Metaphors and Mockingbirds

Morse, Metaphors and Mockingbirds

Super fun night this week. Very different to what we're normally used to. Come on in and see what happened. ...
Step into a universal distinguished surprise party

Step into a universal distinguished surprise party

The DTM award is the highest award a person can achieve through Toastmasters and tonight we celebrated this with Gary. ...
Foreign Nurse? Lakeside Holidays? Flag it…

Foreign Nurse? Lakeside Holidays? Flag it…

Such fun tonight! Journey's to the past, visits to the lake district and wholesome discussion about the ole NZ flag... Oh and some tome foolery too. ...
Put that new lung forward

Put that new lung forward

With JP in the hot-seat, this evening came with plenty of laughs and a few surprises too ...
Who will educate our young jet planes

Who will educate our young jet planes

Three great speeches, a bard and a fantastic round of table topics hardly left time for a cup of tea in the middle ...
That age old motivational poster

That age old motivational poster

We had a lot to celebrate tonight right at the end of the Toastmasters year ...
Something happened to Mother in another dimension

Something happened to Mother in another dimension

Our Toastmaster has clearly been feeling the chill judging by his attire tonight ...
Sustainable shiver me trifecta

Sustainable shiver me trifecta

"It might be cold outside, but it's definitely warm in here" began Toastmaster Dave Y in a truly figurative sense ...
The rising power of hullabaloo with impact

The rising power of hullabaloo with impact

"We're all here to practise and to learn" announced Toastmaster Tim as he welcomed what was a massive gathering of members and guests ...
Exemplary bald baby goats in a fishing marathon

Exemplary bald baby goats in a fishing marathon

With all our scheduled speakers unable to participate, Gary pulled together a great evening exemplifying the very qualities we aspire to master at Toastmasters. ...
Do you mind augmenting with Nottingham?

Do you mind augmenting with Nottingham?

"What an encouraging evening" summed up Ellie, our general evaluator for the night who had nothing but praise for the entire session ...
An alternative through the lens of the Batchelor

An alternative through the lens of the Batchelor

A monumental evening with two great speeches and a hilarious table topics hosted by Jan ...
Fairy-tales and other stories

Fairy-tales and other stories

"Rhapsodic" was our word for the evening, and the meeting was indeed a rhapsody of fun, learning, and fantastic story telling. ...