Park Forest Toastmasters To Host Humorous Speech Contest

Park Forest, IL- (ENEWSPF)- Park Forest Toastmasters will host a Humorous Speech contest 7:30 p.m. Friday, October 7, 2011 at Freedom Hall, 410 Lakewood Blvd., Park Forest, IL. Speakers from Park Forest, Homewood, Matteson and South Holland will compete in the contest. The contest is free and open to the public. Enjoy an evening full of fun and laughs.

“Speech contests are a unique and exciting part of the Toastmasters program,” says Pat Johnson, Toastmasters 2010-2011 International President. “These competitions challenge members to push beyond their clubs and fine-tune their skills. In a club, members are evaluated; in a contest, members are judged.”

Park Forest Toastmasters club meets at Freedom Hall, 410 Lakewood Blvd., Park Forest on the 1st and 3rd Fridays at 7:30 PM. To visit the club and see the contest, please visit

About Toastmasters

Toastmasters International is a nonprofit educational organization that teaches public speaking and leadership skills through a worldwide network of clubs. The organization currently has more than 260,000 members in over 12,500 clubs in 113 countries. Since its founding in October 1924, the organization has helped more than 4 million men and women give presentations with poise and confidence. For information about local Toastmasters clubs, please visit