Vineyard Toastmasters wants to teach you how to give a toast, speak in public or just climb up on your soap box and hold forth with style. They are holding an open house on Wednesday, March 27, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the American Legion Post 257, 47 Martin Road, Vineyard Haven.

Members and guests will experience a regular Toastmasters meeting which includes prepared speeches, Table Topics (impromptu speeches) and evaluations. Doug Sheadel, DTM, Lt. Governor of Marketing for District 31 of Toastmasters will be on hand to explain the procedures and benefits of Toastmasters.

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