Frequent Ask Questions
We meet on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday afternoon each Month at 12:15PM at:
Granada Hills Fire Station 87
10124 Balboa Blvd, Granada Hill, CA 91344
No, you do not, but we recommend you to contact a club member prior to a meeting to confirm any time changes and meeting details. Guests are always welcome.
Of course! You are welcome to visit as many as you wish to find the one that best fits your needs.
No, you are not. You may simply observe if you wish. If asked to speak and you are not ready, simply decline.
No. You can attend as a guest for free as many times as you wish.
champagne Toastmasters Club meetings are 1 hour long. From 12:15 to 1:15 pm
No, you do not. Only your desire to have fun 🙂
Yes! As long as you are at least 18 years of age, you can join Toastmasters.
Members pay international dues of US $45 every six months. New members also pay a one-time $20 fee for materials. You receive access to the Pathways Toastmaster training and a subscription to the Toastmaster magazine.
Pathways is a modernized learning experience suited to our changing global society. It offers you more benefits and more opportunities to learn, grow and meet personal and professional goals. You now have the opportunity to develop additional skills you can use not just in your club, but at your job or in your community as well.
The many benefits to members will include:
- A learning experience tailored to your personal and professional goals
- The opportunity to develop many skills relevant to an evolving global marketplace
- Recognition of educational achievements that come earlier and more frequently
- New technological resources to improve speeches and support meeting roles
- Online access to educational materials
- Videos that model the skills you are learning
Currently, there are 10 paths, with more in development. The current paths are:
- Motivational Strategies
- Presentation Mastery
- Leadership Development
- Innovative Planning
- Visionary Communication
- Strategic Relationships
- Dynamic Leadership
- Persuasive Influence
- Effective Coaching
- Team Collaboration
Pathways gives you the flexibility to learn online or in print. Using Base Camp—Pathways’ online learning management system—you’ll have access to engaging learning tools, including videos, interactive quizzes and activities, feedback and recognition, useful tips and more. Choose from 10 unique learning paths that are accessible online. If you prefer to work in print, paths are available in full-color, professionally bound materials.
Base Camp is your online gateway to Pathways, where you will find everything you need on your journey. Here you can work on projects, track your progress, connect with members of your club and view badges and certificates you’ll earn along the way. Base Camp also features resources to help guide you, including tutorials, videos, quizzes, interactive activities and more.
If you choose to access Pathways using Base Camp, you will take an online assessment of your skills, interests and goals. Once you’re finished, the assessment will recommend the three paths that best match your responses. If you don’t want to work in a recommended path, you may select whichever path you prefer.