Effective Speaking

Three categories in English and French for students Grades 4 to 12. Topic of own choice but political and religious topic are not permitted. Junior grades 4-6 3-5 minutes Intermediate Grades 7-9 3-5 minutes Senior Grades 10-12 5-7 minutes. Impromptu for Intermediates and Seniors, 2-3 minutes. Flash card allowed but no electronic notes permitted. You must pre-register so we can be properly prepared for this event. Please register by April 7th. to Mary Ruth Job jobnet1@wightman.ca

Tips for Successful Public Speaking

This is an event to help students Grades 4 to 12 get ready for the ‘Effective Speaking Contest’ that is coming April 9th, 2022. This presentation is taking place at the Mount Forest United Church Monday March 28th. Toastmasters is teaming up with the Mount Forest Lions to give young people a chance to develop their public speaking skills. Everyone is welcome, not just for young people.


On Saturday October 2nd from 8.30 am to 11.30 am, the Minto Safe Community Committee will be hosting a Kid’s Bike Rodeo. It will take place in the parking lot of the Crossroads Church located at 99 Young Street west in Harriston. Admission is free and various prizes will be awarded including the chance to win $150. towards the purchase of a new bike! Please bring a safe bike and your bike helmet.