Toastmasters’ speech contest

Photo courtesy of Toastmasters - Speech winners from left: Adam Jarman, Rick Pierce and Trish Lenkiewicz.

Cassidy’s restaurant in Elk Grove was the setting for the Toastmasters’ Area 11 Humorous Speech and Evaluation contests Sept. 27.

Among the clubs participating was the Speaking Machine Toastmaster Club of Elk Grove who fielded first place winners in both contests. The Evaluation Contest top honors went to Rick Pierce, while Adam Jarman and Trish Lenkiewicz shared first place in the Humorous Contest.

They advanced to the Division A contest scheduled for Oct. 18 in Stockton. Results were not available as of press time.

The Speaking Machine Toastmasters meet every Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Cassidy’s, 9625 East Stockton Blvd. For more information on the club, contact Richard Hash at (916) 705-3033 or