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Save the Dates

Get your tickets for the 2016 Fall District 95 Conference in Warsaw, November 25-26 Mercurians will compete and need your support! Motto Night “Thanksgiving” – 23.11.16 Evaluation Workshop – 30.11.16 Christmas Party – 14.12.16 Motto Night “The Year of the … Continue reading

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Upcoming events

31/10 DIVISION CONTEST: Support Matt, Friederike and Renko during the contest and see Prateek as Contest Chair. Where: 10u Karl-Heinrich-Ulrichs-Straße 10, 10787 Berlin im Hause des CVJM (near Nollendorfplatz) When: 10:00 Agenda 07/11: SPOOK-A-THON: Mercury goes Halloween! Spooky Story telling … Continue reading

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And the winners are …

We had a wonderful Fall Contest with the marvellous audience, Lukacs – the humorous speech contest master, Sunder – the table topic contest master and Wendy – the head judge. And the winners are … for the Humorous speech contest: 1. … Continue reading

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Letter from the President 2014-2015

Dear Mercury Members, Our club is like a drug. It’s so good, it’s addictive. The atmosphere at our meetings is uplifting and the number of members and guests that continue to come to us shows this. But THIS wouldn’t be … Continue reading

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The District Experience

Have you ever gotten yourself into something exciting, but risky? Now let’s try a slightly different question: Have you ever gotten yourself into something exciting, and later on realized that – oops, it is actually risky? That was me taking … Continue reading

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O Yeah! Stellar Meeting!

This Wednesday, our well-prepared Toastmaster of the Evening Marina introduced the theme of the evening “O Yeah!”. Afterwards, she wonderfully set the scene for every speaker. Petronela delivered CC manual Project #3 entitled “Sharing is Caring”. In her speech, she … Continue reading

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Newly Elected Board 2015-2016

At the last meeting, a new board was elected: President– Renko Pauwels VP Education– Sunder Annamraju VP Membership – Prateek Bhurkay VP Finance – Lukacs Dorfner VP PR – Magdalena Rother Sergeant at Arms– Friederike Galland Secretary – Eva Goellner … Continue reading

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Speech-A-Thon@Mercury

We Toastmasters love speaking and crave stage time. Our lovely VP Education Wendy knows it and organized for us a wonderful a Speech-A-Thon, i.e. a speech marathon (the running shoes were not required!), i.e. an evening only with speeches and … Continue reading

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Become a Leader

The meeting on the 6th of May was scintillating. We started the meeting with an award ceremony. Dyane officially handed over the Revitalized Education Program Learning Masters Certificate to Khushi who, along with Anna, is a Learning Master. Khushi has worked on the … Continue reading

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Mercury Takes Home the Gold! Again!

The winners of Division C1 Contest on the 25th of April in Berlin are: English Speech Contest: 1. Violetta Pleshakova, Mercury Toastmasters Berlin 2. Dirk Brückner, Leipzig Toastmasters Club 3. Friederike Galland, Mercury Toastmasters Berlin English Evaluation Contest: 1. Dirk … Continue reading

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