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Estonia Country Day Follow-up Note from Anara Badyrlenova

On Saturday, February 25, 2017 Astana Toastmasters Club (ATC) hosted Estonia Country Day. Counsellor for Economic Affairs, Mr. Kalvi Noormagi has gladly agreed to accept ATC invitation and to talk about his beautiful country. We have had a very nice presentation from Mr. Noormagi talking about his country, about Kazakhstani-Estonian relationships, current projects and further […]

Word from President: March

Dear friends! It is officially the Spring Season! The time for new beginnings and adventures. If you have not joined the club yet, it’s high time you did. Because we have prepared an interesting agenda for you in March, the most anticipated event is The Humorous Speech Contest among the members of ATC. The event […]

Word from President: February

Dear friends! The beginning of a year is the time for big plans. ATC is no exception and the Officers’ Team developed the Club’s success plan for the next 6 months of January – June 2017. Good thing is that in Toastmasters we not only state goals, but know how to achieve them. Do not […]

Meeting Followup 21 JAN 2017 by Aliya Sariyeva

Last Saturday we had an amazing meeting! It started with inspirational speech of Mr. John Register, the Associate Director for Community and Veterans Programs for U.S. Paralympics. He is a two-time Paralympic athlete and a speaker, inspirer and motivator who uses his life experience to challenge everyone to never settle into their setbacks, but to […]

Toastmasters’ Speech Contest Follow-up Note from Korlan Bektassova

26th of November 2016 became an important milestone in the history of Astana Toastmasters Club and the whole Toastmasters’ community in Kazakhstan. That Saturday afternoon 6 speakers representing 6 different Toastmasters Clubs, officially chartered in Kazakhstan, gathered together in a cozy hall of Hilton Garden Inn Hotel, to compete in the art of public speaking. Though […]

Country Day Followup by Aidana Koptileuova

Dear Toastmasters! It is pleasure for me to write Follow-up for our past Country Day meeting at ENU dedicated to beautiful, enchanting country – India. I am glad to narrate about this wonderful event, which was provided by Aigerim Kosheken – toastmaster of the meeting. The president of Astana toastmasters club Korlan Bektassova, who was […]

Meeting Followup 5 NOV 2016 by Assiya Babayeva

Dear Toastmasters, Let me briefly remind you what a wonderful meeting we had last Saturday. First of all I’d like to emphasize the fact that the majorityof roles were distributed beforehand. Great job! The rest was excellently appointed by our General evaluator, Korlan Bektassova. There were 4 speakers doing various topics from Competent Communicator manual, […]

Halloween 2016 Follow up note from Aibek

Dear Toastmasters and guests! On October 30th Astana toastmasters club held its annual Halloween party. Before beginning all the fun the participants introduced their characters using vocal variety and body language. We had Caesar and Cleopatra, The Broken Doll, Office Plankton, Zombie, Comics Girl, The Buffon, Desperate Housewife and a Vampire. Then we had a […]