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!
Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Thursday, October 29, 2020
Additionally, all subsequent meetings will now be held biweekly. Same day and same time For example, the upcoming schedule is as follows:
Tuesday, November 3rd 2020 7pm - Return Zoom Meeting and Catch-Up
Tuesday, November 17th 2020 7pm - General Zoom Meeting
Tuesday, December 1st 2020 7pm - General Zoom Meeting
Tuesday, December 15th 2020 7pm - General Zoom Meeting
...and so on.
Tuesday, September 8, 2020
Tuesday, September 1, 2020
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
August 24-29, 2020
The 2020 International Convention will be presented in a first-ever online format, still with the same thrilling highlights and educational insight!
Beginning Monday, August 24th 2020, the five-day Virtual Convention is jam-packed with Keynote Speakers, Sing-Alongs, Speaker Showcases, and the World Championship of Public Speaking
See the full agenda here: https://www.toastmasters.org/events/2020-international-convention/agenda
Register for the Event here: https://registration.allintheloop.net/register/event/toastmasters-international-3sn5
Thursday, July 30, 2020
Please help me celebrate Melissa Niesen in her achieving this important milestone! Keep up the good work!
Friday, July 24, 2020
Couldn't attend the Club Officer Training back in June? Well, here's your final opportunity of the summer to attend the District 19 Officer Make-Up session.
- Officer Make up Training (Hosted by Division Z)
- Wednesday, July 29, 2020
- 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday, July 6, 2020
Please help me celebrate Jade in her achieving this important milestone! Keep up the good work!
Thursday, July 2, 2020
While we won't have any speaking roles, everyone is welcome to attend as we discuss a variety of topics in regard to Club Success Planning, Club Officer Inductions, Membership Growth, and Additional Action Items!!
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Meeting Time 9am - 12pm CDT
This marks the first time Officer Training will be conducted entirely online!
If you have not already received the official invitation and Zoom link, please let me know!
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Sunday, May 17, 2020
While we won't have any speaking roles, everyone is welcome to attend as we discuss a variety of topics in regard to Club Success Planning, Membership Growth, and Additional Action Items!!
Tuesday, April 28, 2020
Tuesday, April 7, 2020
As a reminder, Club Officers can pay the $45 Membership dues online on the Toastmasters Club Central portal.
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Need the Zoom link for our calls? Just reach out to me or contact firstname.lastname@example.org!
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Tuesday, March 17, 2020
For any additional questions, please contact Division W Director, Tammy Dunn Peterson
Monday, March 16, 2020
Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Saturday, March 7, 2020
Marshalltown's Crosswinds Toastmasters held its head up very high, with notable victories during both the International Speech Contest AND the Speech Evaluation Contest at the Iowa Central Community College in Fort Dodge, IA. The Contest was chaired by Peggy O'Neill, Area 22 Assistant Director.
Charlie will now be eligible to move on to compete in the Division Level Evaluation Contest on Saturday, March 21st.
Jade is also eligible to move on to compete in the Division Level International Speech Contest as a contingent replacement for 1st place winner, Matt Chavers.
Friday, March 6, 2020
- Crosswinds 7858 in Marshalltown
- Wright-On 2316 in Clarion and
- Shibboleth 386 in Mason City
Friday, February 28, 2020
- Contest 1st Place Winner - Charlie Harris
- Contest 2nd Place Winner - Jade McCoy
Tuesday, February 25, 2020
- The Speech Can Be on ANY Topic
- Must be between 5-7 minutes.
- Any speeches over 7 minutes 30 seconds may disqualify the speaker
- Any speeches under 4 minutes 30 seconds may disqualify the speaker
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Tuesday, February 4, 2020
1111 Ashworth Road
West Des Moines, IA
Friday, January 31, 2020
While we won't have any speaking roles, everyone is welcome to attend as we discuss a variety of topics in regard to the Club Contest, Membership Growth, and Additional Action Items!!
Monday, January 27, 2020
Despite the slick and icy roads, we had a really good turnout and we covered an enormous amount of helpful and informative material! Hosted by Peggy O'Neill, DTM Area 22 Assistant Director.
- Motivational Words by Rhonda Benton
- "Building a Healthy Team" Module by Matthew Chavers, VPPR
Thursday, January 23, 2020
Friday, January 10, 2020
302 N. Main Street
Clarion, IA 50525