Toastmasters International




Patroon Toastmasters Host Open House with Guest Speaker

Event is free to the public


Loudonville, NY,  February 23, 2016—Patroon Toastmasters, invites interested parties to its open house to meet members and hear special guest speaker Loretta Kuhland, published author and Distinguished Toastmaster, talk about the importance of communication skills for today’s professional.

“Patroon Toastmasters provides a supportive and positive environment where members have the opportunity to develop their communication and leadership skills,” says Sylke Chesterfield, Club President for Patroon Toastmasters.

After hearing from Loretta Kuhland, members and guests will enjoy a regular Toastmasters meeting that will include prepared speeches, Table Topics™ (impromptu speeches) and evaluations.

Event:              Patroon Toastmasters Open House

Date:               Tuesday, March 15, 2015

Time:               5:45 PM – 7:10 PM

Location:         Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (not affiliated), 510 Albany-Shaker Rd, Loudonville, NY
For more information, email Joe Sobel at
or Sylke Chesterfield at


Patroon Toastmasters usually meets the first and third Tuesday of every month at 5:45 pm at the above location. For more information about this event and the club, please visit

About District 53

District 53 comprises more than 136 corporate and community clubs in New York, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. To learn more about District 53 please visit:


About Toastmasters International

Toastmasters International is a nonprofit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of meeting locations. Headquartered in Rancho Santa Margarita, California, the organization’s membership exceeds 313,000 in more than 14,650 clubs in 126 countries. Since 1924, Toastmasters International has helped people of all backgrounds become more confident in front of an audience. For information about local Toastmasters clubs, please visit Follow @Toastmasters on Twitter.

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Check out the flyer:  Toastmasters – Open House, March 2016