A free community lecture about how to conquer glossophobia, the fear of speaking in public, will be offered by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute from 1 to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 11, at the Southern Oregon University Campbell Center, Room A, 655 Frances Lane, Ashland.

A free community lecture about how to conquer glossophobia, the fear of speaking in public, will be offered by Osher Lifelong Learning Institute from 1 to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 11, at the Southern Oregon University Campbell Center, Room A, 655 Frances Lane, Ashland.

Dan Winterburn will distill his four decades of experience with the Toastmasters organization into a presentation titled "The Toastmasters Method for Better Communication."

For details, call 541-552-6048 or see www.sou.edu/olli.