The May 18th, 2020 meeting of the Newport Center Toastmasters Club 231-F was attended by 19 members and one guest.
Consider being more involved in the club by volunteering to be a Club Officer for 6 months starting July 1, 2020. Open positions are VP of Education, VP of Membership, Public Relations and Sergeant-At-Arms.
Our meetings are now held online via zoom conferencing tool to download please visit zoom.
The theme was: “Hobbies and Activities” . The word of the day was “euphoria”
The winners were:
Best Table Topics = Michelle Hudson
Risk Taker = Alex Obradovic
Colette Gardner Spark Plug Award = Beatrix Wen
Most Improved Speaker = Zip Zieper
Best Evaluator = Steve Babyak
Second Best Speaker = Katherine Hanson
Best Speaker = Alex Obradovic
Toastmaster: Cipri Vang
Table Topics Master: Beatrix Wen
General Evaluator: Roman Vilensky
Alex Obradovic – “Future Proofing Your Relationships Including the One with Yourself”
David Rosenthal – “What Makes a Good Mentor”
Katherine Hanson – “The 3 C’s of Toastmasters”
Zip Zieper – “Hmmmmmm”
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 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.
Feel free to our club’s website at newportcentertoastmasters.org
Also see https://www.facebook.com/NewportCenterToastmasters and we are on Meetup.com