Club president, Hiram, presenting Susann and Norman with the icebreaker badges after the Nuremberg Toastmasters meeting

A Night of Firsts & Awards!

We had an excellent meeting last night, one made so very special, as we had two icebreaker speeches. The first was from Susann, called “Dare to be Boring“. The second was from Norman, called “How did I get here?“. If you’re not familiar with an icebreaker, the aim is to deliver a speech on any Read more about A Night of Firsts & Awards![…]

Saving Time, Long Journeys, and Saving the Planet!

At last night’s Nuremberg Toastmaster’s meeting, we had it all! Alex shared with us how to save time in our daily lives, by buying a remote-controlled lawnmower. Alexandra extolled us on the virtues of long, dedicated, energetic fruitful journeys. And Horst showed us just how essential the planet is to our survival, and just how Read more about Saving Time, Long Journeys, and Saving the Planet![…]

Memories, Compasses, and Glühwein

The final meeting of 2018 was full of “memories” of exceptional times. Ingrid (pictured) captivated us with two vivid memories related to her move to Nuremberg as a child – and received her Ice Breaker (speech #1) pin from Club President Peter. Alexandra drew us in emotionally to her adventure as a young student on Read more about Memories, Compasses, and Glühwein[…]

Another Successful Club Meeting

Last night, was another successful club meeting. There were three, excellent, talks. The first was from Loai Hesham, who spoke about a project he’s passionate about: Water Entrepreneurs. He showed the work that he’s been involved in, in Africa, primarily Kenya, helping people to grow out of poverty. The second, from Matthew Setter, was about Read more about Another Successful Club Meeting[…]

An evening at Bistro Nuremberg Toastmasters

(Toast)Master Chef Horst of Bistro Nuremberg Toastmasters took us through an extraordinarily delicious meeting on Monday! For starters, we laughed at talking bar nuts, shared experiences dining out and spontaneously spoke about summer holidays. The main course consisted of three wonderful entrees, and it was obligatory to sample each! Anna (pictured receiving her pin from Read more about An evening at Bistro Nuremberg Toastmasters[…]

Foxes, flying chairs and enduring pain…

‘Abundant’ was the word-of-the-day and we certainly experienced abundant learning and fun at the Nuremberg Toastmasters meeting on 3 July! Peter oversaw his first meeting as Club President and we had the honor of having his twin brother, Peter 😁, lead us through the meeting Usain Bolt-style as Toastmaster! After hearing stories about rabbits, foxes, Read more about Foxes, flying chairs and enduring pain…[…]

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Liz and Matt Achieve CC Award!

An evening of achievements and milestones at Nuremberg Toastmasters! In our 200th meeting on 19 June 2017, Marc relived his Toastmasters journey, from nervous beginnings to contest winner. Matt urged us to carefully consider the true cost of all the “things” we buy – we pay not just with money but also with our time Read more about Liz and Matt Achieve CC Award![…]