Thomasville Times Enterprise

March 21, 2014

Rose City Toastmasters Club to celebrate anniversary

Staff report

THOMASVILLE — In celebration of its first year, the Rose City Toastmasters Club will host an Anniversary Celebration & Open House on April 7 at 6:30 p.m. at the Thomas County Public Library.

Rose City Toastmasters is a member of Toastmasters International, a world leader in communication and leadership development. Their membership is 292,000 strong worldwide with 14,350 clubs in 122 countries.

 Rose City Toastmasters meet every Monday at 6:30 p.m. at Southwest Georgia Technical College to help members improve their speaking and leadership skills.

According to club mentor Walter Marria, “Public speaking is a major fear for many people.  Our organization offers our members the opportunity to learn-by-doing and our peer evaluation strategies create an environment of comfort and support.”

 Anyone looking for more information on the Open House or interested in joining Rose City Toastmasters should contact Marria at 229-403-0121 or