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Carson Valley Toastmasters receive honor for reaching goals

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Members of the Carson Valley Toastmasters Club pose in celebration of the club's Select Distinguished achievement.
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Carson Valley Toastmasters Club has earned Select Distinguished by completing 7 of 10 annual goals set by Toastmasters International, a nonprofit organization, focusing in communication and leadership skills.

The Distinguished Club Program recognizes clubs that provide the supportive and positive learning environment that leads to member success.

Meeting occurs every Wednesday from 6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. in Taildragger Café located at the Minden Airport, 1150 Airport Road, Minden.

At each meeting, members have the opportunity to improve leadership and speaking skills by taking turns giving presentations in a relaxed environment, which includes a friendly evaluation from their peers, along with constructive criticism for growth.

The membership cost is $36 bi-annually.

To find out more about Toastmasters International, visit http://www.toastmasters.org or contact Marie Robidoux at gcrobidoux@gmail.com.

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, visit http://www.toastmasters.org.