Welcome to Crosswinds Toastmasters


Crosswinds Toastmasters is a fun, supportive atmosphere to develop and practice your public speaking, listening, and leadership skills. Each week there are chances to give prepared and impromptu speeches as well as receive feedback from fellow members on ways to improve.

Guests are always welcome, so please stop by and visit us!

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Successful Parliamentary Procedure Event

Great job to those who set up, participated, brought in food, and more importantly, learned in the parliamentary procedure workshop on December 7th.   

It was a very educational and informative session and thanks again to Melissa Niesen and her volunteers for presenting. Of course, a big thanks to our guests that attended!

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Happy Holidays! Cancelled meetings.

Due to conflicts for many of us and closure of the campus, we will next be meeting on January 4. See you in the new year!

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Beginner's Parliamentary Procedure workshop today!

Our beginners Parliamentary Procedure workshop will be held today from noon to 1 PM at the Marshalltown Library located 105 W Boone St. Light snacks will be provided.

It is a lunch and learn so you may bring your lunch with and munch as you learn. This is an open meeting, all are invited to attend. Questions will be encouraged and answered during the demonstrations!

There will be members versed in Parliamentary procedure present to answer any questions if you want to stay after!

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Parliamentary Planning Meeting - 11/30


On Wednesday, November 30th, Crosswinds will have a special Parliamentary procedure planning meeting in preparation for the workshop on December 7th. Snacks will be provided but feel free to bring any additional refreshments!

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Announcement: Off for Thanksgiving!

Due to the holiday week, we will not be meeting Wednesday, November 23!
Happy Thanksgiving!

Thursday, November 17, 2016

MAXIMUM Competence!

Congrats to Crosswinds veteran Melissa Niesen for receiving her Competent Communicator ribbon and Toastmasters Store Bux.  Great Job Melissa!

Crosswinds Club President Leah Cox (right) congratulates Melissa Niesen. November 9th 2016.

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Crowsswinds Earns Second Place Ian Edwards Award

The Ian Edwards Award is earned by the Club who achieves the highest ratio of educational completions to membership base as determined by the performance reports from Toastmasters International.

Chrissy Bjorklund, VPE accepted this honor on the club's behalf. 
Congratulations everyone!!