Portlaoise Toastmasters recently held their Christmas meeting at the Killeshin hotel.
Mary Heaney eloquently presided as Toastmaster for the evening.
Brian Holland delivered an informative speech outlining the tell tale signs of people that may require familial or indeed professional help.
Martina Walshe stole the show when she enthralled the audience by making them privy to her family baking secrets. Rachel Allen watch out.
Gerard Rowney recounted some of his childhood experiences with his recently deceased friend John Martin RIP.
The group then had a beautiful hot meal along with a little tipple after which Nigel Brennan hosted an entertaining interactive role-play table topic session.
Portlaoise Toastmaster’s will hold their next meeting on Monday the 12th of January at 8pm in the Killeshin hotel.
Guests are most welcome free of charge.