Club Open Houses/ Special Events


πŸŽ‰ Join us for a Historic Centennial Celebration! πŸŽ‰

πŸ“… Date: August 13, 2024 (Tuesday – eve of the Convention)

⏰ Time: Reception with refreshments at 6:30 PM, Meeting starts at 7:00 PM (Pacific Time)

πŸ“ Venue: First Presbyterian Church of Santa Ana, 600 N Main Street, Santa Ana, CA

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We are thrilled to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Smedley Chapter One Toastmasters Club, the first club chartered in 1924 by Dr. Ralph C. Smedley in Santa Ana, California.

✨ Event Highlights:

Keynote Speaker: 2023-2024 Toastmasters International President Morag Mathieson, DTM

Networking: Connect with fellow Toastmasters and leaders from around the world

Heritage Trail: Walk the Toastmasters heritage trail and follow in the footsteps of Dr. Ralph Smedley! Enjoy a guided short walking tour and immerse yourself in the history of Toastmasters!

πŸš— Only 6 miles from the Anaheim Convention Center – easily accessible via Uber or Lyft.

This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be part of the 100th club anniversary of Smedley Chapter One, the first Toastmasters club in the world.

Don’t miss out on this monumental event!