Toastmasters of La Jolla seeks new members


The Toastmasters of La Jolla are holding a new member drive welcoming those who are eager to improve their public speaking skills.

Toastmasters meets 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the La Jolla Firehouse YMCA, 7877 Herschel Ave. At each meeting, there are 15 different duties to fulfill — toastmaster, greeter, inspirational “quotester,” jester, table topics finder, timer and speaker among others — which help to improve effective communication.

The first meeting is free and guests are not required to participate. If they choose to become a member, a six-month fee is $78. For more information, e-mail