This is the Blog page for Abingdon Speakers Club. Here you’ll find details of future as well as past events.
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A very big well done to the 3 Humorous Speech and 5 Table Topics contestants at our Club Contest on Wednesday. We heard about George and the Dragon, the travails of a postman, how spouses were met and enticed into marriage (a frequent theme...) and how gold is mined...read more
Welcome to the Abingdon Speakers Club President's blog. I will be keeping you up to date with news and happenings at the club and passing on (hopefully) useful bits and pieces that come my way. I hope you all had a good summer break and were able to make the best of...read more
The decision has been taken, not to have any club meetings during August 2018. This is partly due to low turnout due to holidays etc in previous years and partly so that, behind the scenes, the new committee can come up with a plan to move the club forward...read more
20th June is the date set for the club's annual handover dinner. This is a semi-formal event, a meal at the Kings Head and Bell to celebrate and welcome in the new committee, whilst thanking the old committee for their service. All are welcome to attend...read more
The regular meeting on 16th May will be a little different... Stephen, our Treasurer and Vice President membership, will be running an evening focussing on evaluations. It's going to be light-hearted and he promises not to bore you. He's going to run through all of...read more
Pathways has finally arrived and is now available to all club members. Mary, our area Pathways guide, is running a training session at Dean Court, Botley on 29th May from 19:30 to 21:30. This is your chance to go along and find out what Pathways is all...read more
Abingdon Speakers’ Club usually meets on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month. These meetings tend to follow the standard Toastmasters International format, with Table Topics and Prepared Speeches of between 5 and 7 minutes. When we have a 5th...read more
The Mentoring Meeting 6th September At the start of every meeting, my goals are twofold, to learn something and to enjoy myself. As is the case nowadays, we had numerous visitors and some of them even spoke so well done to all and we hope to see you back....read more
Our next meeting is on the 21st September 2016 We meet at The Kings Head and Bell, East St. Helen's Street in Abingdon. 7:15 for a 7:30pm start, with a break in the middle and finished by 9:30pm. A full-size agenda can be seen here 21st September Full...read more
Meeting was on the 17th August 2016. We met at The Kings Head and Bell, East St. Helen's Street in Abingdon. 7:15 for a 7:30pm start, with a break in the middle and finished by 9:30pm. A full-size agenda can be seen 17th August Full...read more