Meetings

 Join us!

Every Wednesday

 4:00 pm to 5:15 pm

 

VENUE CHANGE for Wednesday, September 19th meeting:

New Location: 2nd Floor – 980 Howe Street

Enter the lobby, press 2 and you’ll be directed to elevators A – F.
Mary Lou will meet you and let you into the boardroom.

If you have any issues locating the room, call 778-775-2009

 


We return to our regular location on September 26th:

889 W. Pender Street, 8th floor, Vancouver, BC
Association of Mineral Explorations, Office Boardroom

NOTE:
  • Elevators lock at 4 pm. If you arrive after, call: 778-381-6347 for someone to come and get you.
  • We vacate the boardroom right after the meeting and meet in the downstairs lobby to chat.
Email our VP of membership at guests@vancoretoastmasters.com for more information, including location changes.

Watch Webinar To Learn More

Learn why public speaking is important and the benefits of Toastmasters and our Vancore Club in your personal and professional development in this 13 minute webinar hosted by Loa Fridfinnson, Vancore VP, Public Relations:

 

Our Mission

We provide a mutually supportive and positive learning experience in which members are empowered to develop communication and leadership skills, resulting in greater self-confidence and personal growth.

How Toastmasters Work

The Toastmasters system offers a proven and enjoyable way to practice communication and leadership skills. The newly launched Pathways Learning Experience now offers a series of self-paced speaking projects in an online education program designed to help you build the unique competencies you need to communicate and lead.

Why is it important to put your knowledge into practice at the meetings? Knowledge is useless until you put it into consistent action and practice. In the book Outliers, author Malcolm Gladwell says that it takes roughly ten thousand hours of practice to achieve mastery in a field!

Our weekly meetings offers ample opportunities to practice in a learn-by-doing workshop where participants hone their speaking and leadership skills in a friendly and supportive atmosphere. There is no instructor in a Toastmasters meeting. Instead, members evaluate one another’s presentations. This feedback process is a key part of the program’s success. Meeting participants also give impromptu talks on assigned topics, conduct meetings, serve as officers in various leadership roles and learn rules related to timing and grammar. Click here to learn more about meeting roles.

 


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Become a member and experience a brand new re-designed Toastmasters education program with 10 paths to choose from, all delivered online via videos with updated educational content. Click here to learn more.

 

“I’m grateful to have been part of Vancore Toastmasters, if even for a short time. The group support, expertise and warmth was much appreciated!”
~ Alyshia H.

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