Weekly Meeting Minutes – August 24, 2021

Dick was our Toastmaster of the Day.

We had 16 attendees today:

  • Ben, Brandon, Derek, Rhonda, Robert, and Vikki were on line 
  • Dick, Greg F., Jeanine, Lois, Matt, Nick, and Peter were on site
  • We had 3 guests today – on line, Carlette from the Bahamas and Emilia from Tanzania, both guests of Derek; on site, Genise, who found us on Eventbrite.  

Derek spoke about how being a protege enriched his journey.

Lois’ presentation was “What is a $10,000 Contract Worth?”, a very interesting story showing the importance of having a good lawyer read over your contracts (and that is the attorney take away :))

Vikki led Table Topics and had us open our fortune cookies and discuss. Peter took the ribbon for best table topics today.

Ben evaluated Derek and Brandon evaluated Lois.

A quick reminder that contestants in the upcoming contests are required to compete on line and not in person.

Respectfully submitted, 

Rhonda Sternberg

Club Outspoken Club Secretary

Weekly Meeting Minutes – August 17, 2021

Brandon was our Toastmaster of the Day.

We had 13 attendees today:

  • Andy, Ben, Derek, Matt, Rhonda and Vikki were on line 
  • Brandon, Dick, Greg F., Greg H.,  Lois, Nick, and Peter were on site

Vikki gave her icebreaker “Where and When I Enter” 

Peter gave us a glimpse into his medical story “What would you do if you knew every day was a miracle”

Rhonda led Table Topics and congratulations to Derek on taking the ribbon today.

Greg F. evaluated Vikki and Andy evaluated Peter.

Lois as presiding officer gave an overview of the upcoming contests and events. 

Also gave a shout out congratulating Matt on his next toastmaster adventure as President. Congratulations Matt!!

Respectfully submitted, 

Rhonda Sternberg

Club Outspoken Club Secretary

Weekly Meeting Minutes – August 10, 2021

Lois was the Toastmaster of the Day.

We had 13 attendees today:

  • Andy, Ben, Rhonda, Rohini, and Vikki were on line 
  • Aimee, Brandon, Dick, Greg F, Jeanine, Lois, Nick, and Peter were on site
  • We had 1 guests today – our area director Rohini.  

Rohini’s speech “Coffee in Your Coffee”  shared a valuable lesson learned as a child

Nick’s speech “Memoir of an Uncle” shared humorous anecdotes of being an uncle

Dick led Table Topics and gave us unusual nautical terms to describe. Greg F. won the prize today.

Rohini was evaluated by Andy; Nick was evaluated by Rhonda.

Aimee updated the club on the upcoming contests; September 14 will be the Humorous Contest and September 28 will be the Evaluation Contest.

Respectfully submitted, 

Rhonda Sternberg

Club Outspoken Club Secretary

Weekly Meeting Minutes – August 3, 2021

Brandon was our Toastmaster of the Day.

We had 12 attendees today:

  • Andy, Rhonda and Robert were on line 
  • Brandon, Dick, Jeanine, Lexy, Lois, Nick, Peter, Vikke, and Greg Henry were on site

Jeanine gave an impromptu presentation and Lexy spoke on the power of persuasive speaking.

Peter led Table Topics and congratulations to Vikke on taking the ribbon today.

Robert evaluated Jeanine and Lois evaluated Lexy.

Jeanine gave an educational moment on the importance on protocols when passing roles from one to another and on being mindful of where you stand in relation to the camera if on site.

Club business – the club voted to assign the proxy to Matt to vote at the upcoming international convention (proxy attached)

Respectfully submitted, 

Rhonda Sternberg

Club Outspoken Club Secretary

Weekly Meeting Minutes – July 13, 2021

Dick was our Toastmaster of the Day.

We had 10 attendees today:
• Andy, Ben, Jeanine, Rhonda and Robert were on line
• Aimee, Brandon, Dick, and, Peter were on site
• We had 1 guests today – Lexy, who started the meeting as a guest but ended as our newest member.
Andy spoke on leadership and Robert on “the little things”

Ben led Table Topics and with back to back wins, Lexy Semino took the ribbon this afternoon.

Rhonda evaluated Andy and Aimee evaluated Robert.

Andy moved to admit Lexy Semino as a member and Jeanine seconded. Lexy was formally voted into the club. Welcome to Outspoken Lexy.

Brandon gave an educational moment on the importance on adhering to time specified in the agenda.

Respectfully submitted,
Rhonda Sternberg
Club Outspoken Club Secretary

Weekly Meeting Minutes – July 6, 2021

We had another fantastic meeting today.

We had 16 attendees today:
• Aimee, Andy, Ben, Derek and Robert were on line (Merla was on but dropped off and was not included in the total)
• Brandon, Dick, Greg, Lois, Matt, Nick, Peter, and Rhonda were on site
• We had 4 guests today – Lexy, Ann and Vickie were on site (Merla was on but dropped off and was not included in the total)
Nick spoke on the never ending debate on Apple vs. Android
Lois presented an overview of her new role as Club Growth Director

Matt led Table Topics with some extremely interesting archaic words which provided us with an entertaining session

Aimee evaluated Nick and Rhonda evaluated Lois.

Best Table Topics speaker was Lexy Semino.

Respectfully submitted,
Rhonda Sternberg
Club Outspoken Club Secretary