Grub N Gab Oct. 16 Recap

Thank you to everyone that attended the Open House.  We had one guest and welcomed back Caroline, who took a brief hiatus following the birth of her baby!

RoseMary delivered an outstanding speech that reminded us how Toastmasters can give us the confidence to tackle public speaking.

Grub N Gab Oct. 9 Recap

Thanks to everyone for attending our “Seasons” meeting on October 9th where we learned about the changes occurring to the seasons by our Toastmaster Alex.

Julie gave a very helpful impromptu speech regarding car buying tips. Really helpful to get advice on the topic from someone in the industry!
It was a small but mighty group so Tien took a different approach to Table Topics by allowing the group to split into teams and “tag team” a response to the questions she asked.

Looking forward to seeing everyone at our next meeting which will be an Open House on Tuesday (10/16). Invite all that would be interested in attending!

Open House on Oct. 16

Join Grub N Gab Toastmasters for an Open House on Oct. 16 from noon to 1 p.m. at Allergran in Irvine. Come for the food, stay for the fun and learn how to: put your thoughts into words, develop better speaking and presenting skills, gain confidence, provide constructive feedback as well as communicate and lead.

Can’t make it this day? You are welcome to join us any Tuesday. RSVP at so we know you are coming!


Grub N Gab Oct. 2 Recap

Thanks to everyone that came out for a great meeting on October 2. The tone of the meeting was set with a great theme of “I am just me because..” by our Toastmaster Julie.

Shirin started off the meeting with a strong ice breaker speech to start off her Pathways endeavor. She engaged us right from the beginning about her upbringing until the very end about her current position at Allergan and everything she experienced in between.

Table topics was led by Daniel who played off the theme of the meeting and asked about things such as certain characteristics that define you or certain routines we tend to follow. Huge shoutout to our guest Sheryl who was deemed the best speaker during Table Topics.

Looking forward to seeing at our next meeting (10/9) and eventually our Open House on Tuesday (10/16).

I am just me because ….

One of key tenets of Toastmasters is a positive and supportive atmosphere in a community of learners.  Bring your lunch and join Grub N Gab Toastmasters on Oct. 2 at noon at Allergan in Irvine to discuss what makes you unique.

Bring a government-issued photo ID and we will meet you in the lobby.

We look forward to seeing you!