Toastmasters Meeting

Tuesday May 7, 2019 8:00 PM EDT to 9:15 PM EDT

Meeting Theme

Sergeant At Arms opens up the meeting. Play welcome video. Introduce President.

President conducts introductions – Format: All members warm up their speaking voice saying their NAME and Mr. President until the President calls on all members and guests from the gallery of webcams and dial in modes… Introduce Toastmaster of the Day.

Toastmaster of the Day:
William Thomas, ACG, ALB
Announce Meeting Theme. Toastmasters describes the 3 parts of our meeting leading with Table Topics first, then speakers then gives control of virtual lectern to General evaluator to conduct evaluation portion of the meeting. Toastmaster gives the AWARDS then hands of virtual lectern to VPE to fill the roles for NEXT WEEK)

Inspiration – Read or share an inspiration quote to jump start the meeting in just 30 seconds…:
Mei Han (guest)

Ah Counter:
Matthew Smidl
Share with guests how you keep track of our ahs ums ya know so’s double clutches double starts during the meeting…(use app called SOUND BUTTONS if you like, it has a ah bell right on first page of app…

Grammarian:
Sunny Fridge, ACG, ALB
Give Word of the day…Define and use in a sentence. Encourage us to use WOD during all speaking segments. Also listen for grammar and word usage during the meeting.

Body Language Monitor:
Aaron Leung, ACG, ALB, IP5, VC5, PM5, DL5, PWMENTORPGM
Watch all members use of body language during ALL segments of the meeting.

Chat Monitor:
Matthew Smidl
Follow the chat monitor during all segments of the meeting…Note any questions a guest might put in the chat or interesting chat comments.

Timer:
Rolando Goldman
Demonstrate timing method for ALL segments of the meeting.

Topics Master:
Sheryl Poirier, DTM
Share the purpose of table topics. Remind members they can vote for Best Topics Speaker at the end of meeting.

Speaker:
Imad Ghoummid
Listing 3 speakers and 1 backup to get a double backup…Being ready to speak on a moments notice is great practice….If we have 3 SHORT speeches, 5-7 minutes, I’m ok with 3 speeches…If we have 8-10 minutes speeches, we will shorten to just 2 speeches during the meeting….FYI …GOAL: Get as many members or guests to speak EVERY meeting…
Speaker:
Sunny Fridge, ACG, ALB
Listing 3 speakers and 1 backup to get a double backup…Being ready to speak on a moments notice is great practice….If we have 3 SHORT speeches, 5-7 minutes, I’m ok with 3 speeches…If we have 8-10 minutes speeches, we will shorten to just 2 speeches during the meeting….FYI …GOAL: Get as many members or guests to speak EVERY meeting…
Speaker:
Listing 3 speakers and 1 backup to get a double backup…Being ready to speak on a moments notice is great practice….If we have 3 SHORT speeches, 5-7 minutes, I’m ok with 3 speeches…If we have 8-10 minutes speeches, we will shorten to just 2 speeches during the meeting….FYI …GOAL: Get as many members or guests to speak EVERY meeting…

Backup Speaker:
Back up speaker is very important…It has happened…Speakers get unexpected change in schedule and all of a sudden your UP and need to speak on a moments notice…REAL LIFE practice…Great stuff!!

General Evaluator:
Tricia Grow, ALB, ACG, L4 IP & L4 LD
Explain role. Call on Speech Evaluators.

General Evaluator calls for reports from Ah Counter, Grammarian, Body Language and Chat monitor, Timer reports. Give overall meeting evaluation. Return control to TMOD.

Evaluator:
William Thomas, ACG, ALB
Evaluate speaker. Return control to General Evaluator.
Evaluator:
Adrianne Pearson, CC
Evaluate speaker. Return control to General Evaluator.
Evaluator:
Aaron Leung, ACG, ALB, IP5, VC5, PM5, DL5, PWMENTORPGM
Evaluate speaker. Return control to General Evaluator.

Toastmaster of the Day thanks team. Returns control to President

President recaps voting instructions. Thanks guests. Announces winners. Ends recording. Return control to TMOD.

Toastmaster of the Day asks for volunteers for next week’s meeting. Return Control to President.

President wraps and ends meeting.

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Theme of the Day:

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