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June is Austria Month!

Foothills Toastmasters runs until June 7, 2108 and then closes for the summer, opening up again during the first week of September. We have a change coming up in terms of the location for the final meeting.

31 May 2018:  Foothills Toastmasters will meet the Winston Golf Club on at the regular time, meeting start at 6 PM.

07 June 2018:  Foothills Toastmasters will meet at the Austrian Canadian Club, meeting start time 6 PM.

The location of the Austrian Canadian Club is near the intersection of 32 Ave NE and 12 Street NE, East of Deerfoot Trail.

Austrian-Canadian Cultural Centre
3112 – 11 Street NE
Calgary, AB, Canada, T2E 7J1


BarbBQ Time!

The Foothills Toastmasters Annual BarBQ should be a big part of your summer schedule! It’s open to members and guests, as well as alumni. DATE: Aug 19th TIME: 4pm until …. PLACE: Orest’s Place (you can get his address from the member’s section of the monthly schedule. Bring your own lawnchair for garden, along with […] Read More

Latest Contest Winners!

Congratulations to the winners of the Foothills Toastmasters Evaluation and International Speech contests! President Ariel Naron presents trophies to the winners below … Peter Temple (Evaluation) Nolasco Rivera (Intl Speech) Twice a year, we hold contests for various skills having to do with public speaking and leadership. On Thursday night, March 16, 2017, we held […] Read More

57 Years Old Celebration

On February 16, 2017, Foothills Toastmasters held its 57th year birthday party! We invited all previous club alumni and ended up with a room full of engaged speakers for a celebration of success. It was not the usual Foothills meeting structure, but rather concentrated on speeches and table topics from a solid core of current […] Read More

Welcome Letter

From the President Welcome! We are business individuals meeting to share interests, experiences and insights through our public speaking roles. Our Foothilss Toastmasters Club meeting is an opportunity to learn, expand your network of business contacts, find inspiration, and develop as a leader. All weekly meetings are held at the Calgary Elks Lodge and Golf […] Read More

Do You Have The Skill That Makes You Look More Credible, Confident And Capable?

Want to expand your reach as a leader? Deloitte partner Jennifer Knickerbocker has a tip for you: Become a more confident public speaker. As you move up as a leader, you’ll eventually make the leap from leading two people to leading 20 (or 200 or even 2,000). You might need to rally a team, convince an organization to […] Read More

Toastmasters International Lists 7 Most Buzzworthy Speeches of 2014

Presentations that captured the attention of audiences around the world What is the secret to giving a speech that is viewed and shared by millions of people? A successful speech resonates with interesting content and a heartfelt delivery. After viewing the most discussed and shared presentations of the year, Toastmasters International considers the following seven […] Read More

2014 FTM Christmas Party!

  Form Joy to the world; Foothills Toastmasters is having a Christmas Party!! Come and join us for this marvelous event!! Guests are very welcome to join us Details: Date: Thursday, December 18 Time: 6:00 p.m. Location: Calgary Elks Lodge and Golf Club Dress: Business Casual Attire (Link to dress code) Starting with our Ugly […] Read More

Congratulations to the New World Champion 2014 of Public Speaking!

The 2014 title was awarded to Dananjaya Hettiarachchi from Nawala Rajagiriya, Sri Lanka, with his winning speech, “I See Something.” Watch video clips from Mr. Hettiarachchi’s speech. Second- and third-place winners were, respectively, Kwong Yue Yang from Guangzhou, China, with his speech, “Four Words” and Kelly Sargeant from Houston, Texas, with her speech, “Good Bye […] Read More

Celebrate Toastmasters’ 90th anniversary

Dear Toastmaster, Please join me in celebrating an exciting milestone in Toastmasters International’s history – 90 years of empowering individuals to become more confident speakers and leaders! Founder Ralph C. Smedley organized the first official Toastmasters meeting on Oct. 22, 1924, with the vision of helping men learn how to speak and lead effectively. Nine […] Read More

Congratulations to our “Table Topics” and “Humorous” 2014 Club Contest Winners!

Congratulations once again to our Table Topics and Humorous Speech Contestants! Humour Speech Contest First Place: O. Senkiw Table Topics Contest First Place: A. Kolankowski […] Read More