The June 15, 2020 meeting of the Newport Center Toastmasters Club was attended by 17 members, and 1 guest (We welcome previous member, Percy Kandukira).
Our meetings are now held online via zoom conferencing tool to download please visit zoom. Let’s invite some more guests to our next meetings!
The theme was: “Comedy”. The word of the day was “prattle”.
How to stay President’s Distinguished Club.
We are looking for officers. Please have a look at the great opportunities: Toastmaster handbook.
The winners were:
Best Table Topics = Benjamin Morgan
Risk Taker = Cyn Hannah
Colette Gardner Spark Plug Award = Michelle Hudson
Most Improved Speaker = Beatrix Wen
Best Evaluator = Christi Motola
Second Best Speaker = Beatrix Wen
Best Speaker = Cyn Hannah
Toastmaster: Steve Babyak
Table Topics Master: Michelle Hudson
General Evaluator: Shiva Batchu
Roman Vilensky – “What a Surprise?”
Beatrix Wen – “Audience Audience Audience”
Zip Zieper – “Father’s Day, The Very Best Holiday”
Cyn Hannah – “Formula for Success”
Regarding missing more than 3 meetings in a row, a work related absence is excused if the member provides notice and finds a replacement for their role.
Club specifics: Currently the club is at the maximum number of members which is 35. If a member misses more than 3 meetings in a row that is not related to travel, illness, or business that member will be moved to the inactive list. If a member is unable to attend a meeting it is the member’s responsibility to find a replacement. Remember to fill your role if you are unable to attend.Once the inactive member returns to meetings the member will be admitted before the guests if there is a waitlist at that time.
It is important to keep our introductions, invocation, toast, educational minute and joke, short.
Also see https://www.facebook.com/NewportCenterToastmasters and we are on Meetup.com