Summary of the meeting 21th January. Who is the author?

After one month of hollydays, I was really happy to realised that I have actually been missing some of the little details of my toastmaster meetings. I am talking about David’s cheeky smile, Carol’s enthousiasm, Chelo’s energy and all these non material things which makes my life rich.

It was… Continue reading

Interview with Leon RUBINSTEIN (President 2015 – 2016)

When did you beLR-photocome a member of Toastmasters ?

I joined in spring 2013

What did you motivated?

I was looking for an efficient way to learn public speaking skills

What Were Your Expectations for the club?

I was expecting to learn some tricks and techniques (T&T). As in… Continue reading

Summary of the meeting 7th January

How fantastic was ourImage blog winner first meeting of the year, on Thursday 7th January!
A lot of new guests came up to discover our Club. After introducing themselves, they enjoyed the programme which Theme was ” A new Year Resolution”.
It was chosen by Anastassios, our talented Toastmaster of the… Continue reading

Interview with Carol Bausor (member of our Executive Committee)

How long photo-carolbausorhave you been a member of Toastmasters, and why did you join ?

I first heard of Toastmasters from an enthusiastic Parisian member who asked me to give a talk at a District Conference in Düsseldorf, for an Association she belonged to. I didn’t really know who… Continue reading

Summary of the meeting 17th December


That was it! The last Toastmaster meeting of the year 2015!

As I was heading back home I had this feeling inside of me, the feeling you have at the end of each meeting. Something that makes you happy inside and grateful about taking part in the meeting, the fact… Continue reading

Summary of the meeting 3th December

Photo gagnants

With the coming holiday season, our first meeting of December was around the theme of ‘Sharing’.

We welcomed three guests and a new member Yves who already accepted to take a role during the meeting.

Elizabeth, our toastmaster of the evening, introduced our three speakers: Nicolas, Anastassios and Alicia.

The… Continue reading

Summary of the meeting 19th November

Winners court

We were absolutely thrilled to have the last meeting animated by Chelo, the “top banana”. The theme of the meeting was fruits and vegetables and the decoration of the room was according with that. Leon established the word of the evening: “Orange” which has plenty of meaning. Three interesting speeches… Continue reading

Entretien avec Etienne Bulidon



Cette semaine nous avons le plaisir de publier l’entretien avec un membre de Toastmasters, Etienne Bulidon, qui a donné sa première conférence ce mois-ci. Il partage avec nous un peu de ses motivations pour devenir membre de Toastmasters, les fruits de son effort quotidien au sein du club… Continue reading

District contest in Amsterdam


This weekend our club members Claude-Eugenie and Carol participated in the District contest in Amsterdam. The best speakers of Europe were there. We are sure that the experience was unique and special. Before their performances, they invested a lot of work and time preparing their excellent speeches. We are… Continue reading

Summary of the meeting 5th November

Against the grey and dark autumn days, the toastmaster meetings are a restorative moments for all of us. New challenges with different roles during the meetings, such as speakers, table topics, presenters help us develop our public speaking skills.

David, the toastmaster of the evening, shared with us a lot… Continue reading