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Gig Harbor Toastmasters Speech Contest


Gig Harbor Toastmasters Hosting Humorous Speech and Table Topics Contest

Event is free to the public

(Gig Harbor, Washington, USA, August 3, 2017)—Gig Harbor Toastmasters  ( will be hosting its Bi-Annual Humorous Speech and Table Topics® Contest on Wednesday, August 9, 2017. The contest consists of two competitions: Humorous Speech and Table Topics.

In the Humorous Speech portion, members will deliver 5 to 7 minute speeches, thematic in nature, that are meant to make the audience laugh, while delivering a message.

Table Topics® is a long-standing Toastmasters tradition intended to help members develop their ability to organize their thoughts quickly and respond to an impromptu question or topic. Contestants will deliver a 1 to 2 minute speech in response to the question or topic.

Winners of both competitions will move on to compete at the Area 23/24 Humorous Speech and Table Topics® Contest on August 19

Gig Harbor Toastmasters invites residents from around Gig Harbor and surrounding communities to attend get a glimpse of what Toastmasters and the Gig Harbor Club is all about.

Gig Harbor Toastmasters Humorous Speech and Table Topics® Contest

Date: Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Location: Harbor Place at Cottesmore, 1016 29th St NW, Gig Harbor, WA 98335
Time: (12:00p –1:00 p.m.)

For more information, email Timothy Ramage at

Gig Harbor Toastmasters meets each Wednesday at 12 p.m. at the Harbor Place at Cottesmore, 1016 29th St NW in Gig Harbor. For more information about this event and the club, please visit

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