August 4 2016 Meeting Synopsis

  • Theme: Political Parties (the other parties, not Democratic or Republican)
  • Toastmaster: John W
  • Word of Day: Aggrandize
  • Guests: Steve K, Kayla R
  • Best Table Topics: Steve K (Guest)
  • Most Improved: Cynthia K
  • Best Evaluator: Terry H
  • Best Speaker:  Amy G, “Job or Diploma: Where would I be?”, Humorously Speaking Project #1

Club business:

  • Officer’s meeting 8/15 @ 6 PM, open to all club members (contact President Donna G); order of business will be building membership
  • VP-Education to send out survey to members regarding goals and timeline in order to reach these goals before the Toastmasters International Education Program is revitalized (see March 2016 Toastmaster Magazine article “The Possibilities of Pathways”; link opens in new tab).
  • Upcoming International Speech Contest & Evaluation Contest

July 21 2016 Meeting Synopsis

  • Theme: Wild Bill Hickok
  • Toastmaster: Mark I
  • Word of Day: Palaver
  • Guest: Jessica I (returning visiting Toastmaster)
  • Best Table Topics (tie) : Angelique H (a.k.a. “Angelique the Hood”); Cynthia K
  • Most Improved: Julia F
  • Best Evaluator: Cynthia K
  • Best Speaker: Annie J, “Let’s Go Exploring”, Competent Communication Project #5

June 30 2016 Meeting Synopsis

  • Theme: Summer Reading
  • Toastmaster: Annie J
  • Word of Day: Quixotic
  • Guests: Jessica I (returning visiting Toastmaster); Megan I
  • First Timer: Annie J (Toastmaster)
  • Best Table Topics: Megan I
  • Most Improved: Tim S
  • Best Evaluator: Hal S
  • Best Speaker: Cynthia K, “Books!”, Competent Communication Project #2

Club business:  Area 12 District Director (and Voyagers Toastmaster) Jane F inducted the incoming Voyagers Toastmasters officers
President: Donna G
Vice President of Education: Linda T
Vice President of Membership: Mark I
Vice President of Public Relations: Tim S
Secretary: Terry H
Treasurer: Karen W
Sargent-at-Arms: Cynthia K

2016-06-30

June 16 2016 Meeting Synopsis

  • Theme: Ode to Summer
  • Toastmaster: Linda T
  • Word of Day: Ebullient
  • Best Table Topics: Alan Hoffmanner
  • Most Improved: Linda T
  • Best Evaluator: Terry H
  • Best Speaker: Jerry Marino; “Competent Communicator Speeches – Your Foundation for Successful Communication”

Club business: Club picnic Saturday July 23; Incoming and outgoing club officers meeting Monday July 20; Reduced fee ($5) for District 5 Toastmasters Leadership Institute Saturday July 9 at San Diego County Office of Education