Celebrating 100 Years of learning and leadership!

Toastmasters District 21 is proud to invite you to our 1-day action-packed conference on April 27, 2024. This is our first in-person conference since 2019, and we can’t wait to greet old friends and meet new ones.

Welcome to District 21 Toastmasters! Where Leaders Are Made

Do you struggle with delivering presentations at work or suffer from nerves when asked to present? Toastmasters boosts your self-confidence with the power of eloquent speech.

Feeling Tongue-Tied? You're Not Alone!

It’s good to be social. Toastmasters can help you overcome any barriers you have to public speaking. Become a member of a group of self-improvers all wanting to do great things.

Bring out Your Personality and Maximize Your Potential

Toastmasters is about becoming the best version of yourself! Don’t worry; you’ll have lots of support along the way.

Finding A Club

There are over 100 clubs in Southern British Columbia and Vancouver Island, and we have members joining us virtually from around the world in addition to our in-person meetings. If you are interested in attending an upcoming event at District 21 or would like to find out if there is a location closer to you, our community is always happy to help. All are welcome to attend an introductory meeting. Contact our team for more info. 

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What Is Toastmasters?

Toastmasters International is a nonprofit educational organization that encourages public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. Headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, the organization’s membership is approximately 280,000 in more than 14,700 clubs in 144 countries. Since 1924, Toastmasters International has helped people from diverse backgrounds become more confident speakers, communicators, and leaders. 

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What Are the Benefits?

Membership in Toastmasters will help you:

  • Gain self-confidence and self-awareness
  • Improve your public speaking skills
  • Receive regular and constructive feedback from peers with similar interests as you
  • Gain a competitive advantage in the workplace and maximize your potential with:
    • Interview preparation
    • Online meeting management
    • Leadership development
    • Project management
    • Conflict resolution
  • Enjoy unlimited personal growth

Where to Start

Skills for Advancement

Your ability to communicate effectively makes you an asset in the business world. If you can express yourself in a way that makes people pay attention, you’ll be able to influence people’s perceptions of you. 

Leadership

Great leaders don’t just make speeches; they inspire people with their words. Toastmasters is more than just confident presentations, it’s about connecting with others and forging meaningful interactions and relationships. People will naturally follow those who are vocal and self-assured.  

Confidence

Talking to strangers can be a big hurdle for many people to overcome. At Toastmasters, you won’t just be addressing a room full of people, you’ll gain experience networking with individuals face-to-face. The ability to meet and win over new people is a highly desirable skill in all areas of life.  

Personal Growth

What builds character more than experience? Toastmaster encourages participation and rewards those who excel with all kinds of incentives and contests. People who join Toastmasters tend to stick around. Every meeting we hold is a new opportunity to learn and shine.  

Upcoming Events

If you’re curious to find out more about what Toastmasters is all about, you’re welcome to stop by and take in a meeting. Contact our team for details. 

Skills for Advancement

Your ability to communicate effectively makes you an asset in the business world. If you can express yourself in a way that makes people pay attention, you’ll be able to influence people’s perceptions of you.

Leadership

Great leaders don’t just make speeches; they inspire people with their words. Toastmasters is more than just confident presentations, it’s about connecting with others and forging meaningful interactions and relationships. People will naturally follow those who are vocal and self-assured.  

Confidence

Talking to strangers can be a big hurdle for many people to overcome. At Toastmasters, you won’t just be addressing a room full of people, you’ll gain experience networking with individuals face-to-face. The ability to meet and win over new people is a highly desirable skill in all areas of life.  

Personal Growth

What builds character more than experience? Toastmaster encourages participation and rewards those who excel with all kinds of incentives and contests. People who join Toastmasters tend to stick around. Every meeting we hold is a new opportunity to learn and shine.  

Upcoming Events

If you’re curious to find out more about what Toastmasters is all about, you’re welcome to stop by and take in a meeting. Contact our team for details.

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February Newsletter

February Newsletter

It is an exciting time for Toastmasters. Imagine our 100th Anniversary and an opportunity to challenge yourself. Yes, you have the ability to make a profound difference in your club and beyond…

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Celebrating 100 years of Toastmasters this April

Celebrating 100 years of Toastmasters this April

District 21 Toastmasters’ Annual Conference takes place IN PERSON in Langley BC on Saturday, April 27, 2024. “Celebrating 100” needs volunteers in many areas to organize a successful event. Join the team, have fun, and help create a memorable day!

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Excel at Toastmasters. Excel in Business.

Once you attend your first meeting, you’ll quickly realize how easily Toastmasters skills can transfer to your job. Whether you’re already in upper management or you’re just starting your career, your presentation and leadership skills can always be strengthened to impressive effect!  

Get Ready to Conquer a New Skill

Anyone can become a more comfortable communicator. Practice makes perfect, and you’ll have fun developing your vocabulary and presence in a positive, supportive environment. Toastmasters is the launchpad to great things at any stage in life.