Toastmasters offers course

The Rancho Santa Fe Community Center will host a free, after-school public speaking course for middle and high school students beginning April 21. The series of eight meetings will be held from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Wednesdays through June 9.

This Youth Leadership program is modeled after the Toastmaster program for adults. The course will focus on speech organization and delivery. Its student-run meetings will stress critical leadership skills including listening, delegating, and providing constructive feedback. Interested students can contact the Rancho Santa Fe Community Center at (858) 756-2461 to enroll. The center is at 5970 La Sendita.