Grub N Gab Toastmasters

Tuesday August 6, 2019 12:00 PM

Meeting Theme

Effective Writing Emails

President calls the meeting to the order & introduces Toastmaster of the Day

Toastmaster of the Day:
Tien Duong, ACB, CL

Toastmaster of the Day Introduces Roles

Grammarian:
Eric Shirey

WOD

Cohesive (adj): well-integrated; unified.

i.e. Everyone seems to have a cohesive idea of wanting to be an effective communicator.

Timer:
Shirin Lavaie, ACB, CL

Vote Counter:
Kevin MacNaughton

General Evaluator:
Shefali Parekh, ACS, ALB

Officer Recap:
Annalisa R. McLafferty, CC

Toastmaster Introduces Speakers

Speaker:
Dilip Damodar rao Devineni
Speaker:
Speaker:

Toastmaster Introduces the Table Topics Master

Topics Master:

Conducts Table Topics Session & Returns Control to the President

GE Introduces Evaluators

Evaluator:
Evaluator:
Heather Menchine, CC
Evaluator:
Julie Murphy, ACB ALB

General Evaluator Calls for Reports

Timer, Grammarian & GE provides reports

Toastmaster Presents Awards and Returns Control to the President

Club President Reviews Schedule for Next Week and Makes Closing Remarks

Event date is past

Grub N Gab Toastmasters

Tuesday August 27, 2019 12:00 PM

Meeting Theme

Positivity

President calls the meeting to the order & introduces Toastmaster of the Day

Toastmaster of the Day:
Alexander Glenn Davis

Toastmaster of the Day Introduces Roles

Grammarian:
Nijith Gangadharan

WOD

Not set

Timer:
Julie Murphy, ACB ALB
Vote Counter:
Annalisa R. McLafferty, CC
General Evaluator:
Officer Recap:

Toastmaster Introduces Speakers

Speaker:
Sapna Patel, CC
Speaker:
Speaker:

Toastmaster Introduces the Table Topics Master

Topics Master:

Conducts Table Topics Session & Returns Control to the President

GE Introduces Evaluators

Evaluator:
Evaluator:
Tien Duong, ACB, CL
Evaluator:

General Evaluator Calls for Reports

Timer, Grammarian & GE provides reports

Toastmaster Presents Awards and Returns Control to the President

Club President Reviews Schedule for Next Week and Makes Closing Remarks

Event date is past

Grub N Gab Toastmasters

Tuesday October 1, 2019 12:00 PM

Meeting Theme

Boss Vs. Leader

President calls the meeting to the order & introduces Toastmaster of the Day

Toastmaster of the Day:
Alexander Glenn Davis

Toastmaster of the Day Introduces Roles

Grammarian:

WOD

Domineering: Assert one’s will over another in an arrogant way

E.g.,: How can I do my job well with a domineering boss yelling in my ear?

Timer:
Vote Counter:
General Evaluator:
Officer Recap:

Toastmaster Introduces Speakers

Speaker:
Nijith Gangadharan
Speaker:
Speaker:

Toastmaster Introduces the Table Topics Master

Topics Master:

Conducts Table Topics Session & Returns Control to the President

GE Introduces Evaluators

Evaluator:
Evaluator:
Evaluator:

General Evaluator Calls for Reports

Timer, Grammarian & GE provides reports

Toastmaster Presents Awards and Returns Control to the President

Club President Reviews Schedule for Next Week and Makes Closing Remarks

Event date is past

Grub N Gab Toastmasters

Tuesday September 10, 2019 12:00 PM

Meeting Theme

Books to read or listen

President calls the meeting to the order & introduces Toastmaster of the Day

Toastmaster of the Day:
Dilip Damodar rao Devineni

Toastmaster of the Day Introduces Roles

Grammarian:
Kim McPhaul

WOD

Imagination

Timer:
Kevin MacNaughton
Vote Counter:
Eric Shirey
General Evaluator:
Officer Recap:

Toastmaster Introduces Speakers

Speaker:
Nijith Gangadharan
Speaker:
Speaker:
Not Available

Toastmaster Introduces the Table Topics Master

Topics Master:
Nijith Gangadharan

Conducts Table Topics Session & Returns Control to the President

GE Introduces Evaluators

Evaluator:
Julie Murphy, ACB ALB
Evaluator:
Evaluator:
Not Available

General Evaluator Calls for Reports

Timer, Grammarian & GE provides reports

Toastmaster Presents Awards and Returns Control to the President

Club President Reviews Schedule for Next Week and Makes Closing Remarks

Event date is past

Grub N Gab Toastmasters

Tuesday September 3, 2019 12:00 PM

Meeting Theme

It is your attitude, not your aptitude that determines your altitude

President calls the meeting to the order & introduces Toastmaster of the Day

Toastmaster of the Day:
Nijith Gangadharan

Toastmaster of the Day Introduces Roles

Grammarian:
Alexander Glenn Davis

WOD

Inculcate (verb)

– instill (an attitude, idea, or habit) by persistent instruction.

– teach (someone) an attitude, idea, or habit by persistent instruction.

Timer:
Dilip Damodar rao Devineni
Vote Counter:
General Evaluator:
Officer Recap:
Shirin Lavaie, ACB, CL

Toastmaster Introduces Speakers

Speaker:
Speaker:
Speaker:

Toastmaster Introduces the Table Topics Master

Topics Master:
Julie Murphy, ACB ALB

Conducts Table Topics Session & Returns Control to the President

GE Introduces Evaluators

Evaluator:
Bidhan Ray, ACB
Evaluator:
Evaluator:

General Evaluator Calls for Reports

Timer, Grammarian & GE provides reports

Toastmaster Presents Awards and Returns Control to the President

Club President Reviews Schedule for Next Week and Makes Closing Remarks

Event date is past

Grub N Gab Toastmasters

Tuesday September 24, 2019 12:00 PM

Meeting Theme

Personal Finance & Saving

President calls the meeting to the order & introduces Toastmaster of the Day

Toastmaster of the Day:
Kevin MacNaughton

Toastmaster of the Day Introduces Roles

Grammarian:
Dilip Damodar rao Devineni

WOD

Allocate – distribute (resources or duties) for a particular purpose.

Randy allocated all of his work to Sheryl. Randy is a jerk.

Timer:
Eric Shirey
Vote Counter:
General Evaluator:
Tien Duong, ACB, CL
Officer Recap:

Toastmaster Introduces Speakers

Speaker:
Alexander Glenn Davis
Speaker:
Speaker:

Toastmaster Introduces the Table Topics Master

Topics Master:
Sapna Patel, CC

Conducts Table Topics Session & Returns Control to the President

GE Introduces Evaluators

Evaluator:
Julie Murphy, ACB ALB
Evaluator:
Dilip Damodar rao Devineni
Evaluator:

General Evaluator Calls for Reports

Timer, Grammarian & GE provides reports

Toastmaster Presents Awards and Returns Control to the President

Club President Reviews Schedule for Next Week and Makes Closing Remarks

Event date is past

Grub N Gab Toastmasters

Tuesday August 13, 2019 12:00 PM

Meeting Theme

Not set

President calls the meeting to the order & introduces Toastmaster of the Day

Toastmaster of the Day:

Toastmaster of the Day Introduces Roles

Grammarian:

WOD

Not set

Timer:
Vote Counter:
General Evaluator:
Officer Recap:

Toastmaster Introduces Speakers

Speaker:
Speaker:
Speaker:

Toastmaster Introduces the Table Topics Master

Topics Master:

Conducts Table Topics Session & Returns Control to the President

GE Introduces Evaluators

Evaluator:
Evaluator:
Evaluator:

General Evaluator Calls for Reports

Timer, Grammarian & GE provides reports

Toastmaster Presents Awards and Returns Control to the President

Club President Reviews Schedule for Next Week and Makes Closing Remarks

Event date is past

Grub N Gab Toastmasters

Tuesday September 17, 2019 12:00 PM

Meeting Theme

Gas guzzler or Going green: What is the next vehicle you plan to purchase?

President calls the meeting to the order & introduces Toastmaster of the Day

Toastmaster of the Day:
Kim McPhaul

Toastmaster of the Day Introduces Roles

Grammarian:
Nijith Gangadharan

WOD

Exuberance: The quality of being full of energy, excitement, and cheerfulness

Example: Shirin’s exuberance during Toastmaster meetings is so contagious that it cheers everyone up.


Meaning: The quality of being full of energy, excitement, and cheerfulness


Example: Shirin’s exuberance during Toastmaster meetings is so contagious that it cheers everyone up.

🙂

Timer:
Alexander Glenn Davis
Vote Counter:
Nijith Gangadharan
General Evaluator:
Julie Murphy, ACB ALB
Officer Recap:
Julie Murphy, ACB ALB

Toastmaster Introduces Speakers

Speaker:
Dilip Damodar rao Devineni
Speaker:
Kevin MacNaughton
Speaker:

Toastmaster Introduces the Table Topics Master

Topics Master:
Shirin Lavaie, ACB, CL

Conducts Table Topics Session & Returns Control to the President

GE Introduces Evaluators

Evaluator:
Nijith Gangadharan
Evaluator:
Alexander Glenn Davis
Evaluator:

General Evaluator Calls for Reports

Timer, Grammarian & GE provides reports

Toastmaster Presents Awards and Returns Control to the President

Club President Reviews Schedule for Next Week and Makes Closing Remarks

Event date is past

Grub N Gab Toastmasters

Tuesday October 8, 2019 12:00 PM

Meeting Theme

Halloween

President calls the meeting to the order & introduces Toastmaster of the Day

Toastmaster of the Day:
Shirin Lavaie, ACB, CL

Toastmaster of the Day Introduces Roles

Grammarian:
Julie Murphy, ACB ALB

WOD

Fictitious: Not real or true, being imaginary or having been fabricated.

E.g.,:

1) Kids dress-up as fictitious characters for Halloween

2) A Bank employee stole money by creating fictitious accounts

Timer:
Sapna Patel, CC
Vote Counter:
Nancy Schramm, ACG, ALB
General Evaluator:
Shirin Lavaie, ACB, CL
Officer Recap:
Dilip Damodar rao Devineni

Toastmaster Introduces Speakers

Speaker:
Speaker:
Kevin MacNaughton
Speaker:
Alexander Glenn Davis

Toastmaster Introduces the Table Topics Master

Topics Master:
Nijith Gangadharan

Conducts Table Topics Session & Returns Control to the President

GE Introduces Evaluators

Evaluator:
Nijith Gangadharan
Evaluator:
Shefali Parekh, ACS, ALB
Evaluator:
Kim McPhaul

General Evaluator Calls for Reports

Timer, Grammarian & GE provides reports

Toastmaster Presents Awards and Returns Control to the President

Club President Reviews Schedule for Next Week and Makes Closing Remarks

Event date is past

Grub N Gab Toastmasters

Tuesday August 20, 2019 12:00 PM PDT

Meeting Theme

A Strong Healthy Club

12 p.m.: President calls the meeting to the order & introduces Toastmaster of the Day

Toastmaster of the Day:
Julie Murphy, ACB ALB

12:02 p.m.: Toastmaster of the Day Introduces Roles

Grammarian:
Shirin Lavaie, ACB, CL

WOD

Satiate

Meaning: To satisfy (a need, a desire, etc.) fully or to excess.

E.g.,: As we grow older it takes a lot more to satiate our desires compared to when we were kids

Sometimes imply only complete satisfaction but more often suggest repletion that has destroyed interest or desire

E.g.,: Years of globe-trotting at job had satiated my dads interest in travel by the time he was retired.

Timer:
Kim McPhaul
Vote Counter:
Ratna Geddam
General Evaluator:
Officer Recap:
Kevin MacNaughton

12:05 p.m.: Toastmaster Introduces Speakers

Speaker:
Julie Murphy, ACB ALB
Speaker:
Alexander Glenn Davis
Speaker:

12:30 p.m.: Toastmaster Introduces the Table Topics Master

Topics Master:
Bidhan Ray, ACB

Conducts Table Topics Session & Returns Control to the President

12:40 p.m.: Toastmaster Introduces Evaluators

Evaluator:
Nijith Gangadharan
Evaluator:
Evaluator:

12:45 p.m.: Toastmaster Calls for Reports

Timer, Grammarian & GE provides reports

12: 55 p.m.: Toastmaster Presents Awards and Returns Control to the President

12:56 p.m.: Club President Reviews Schedule for Next Week and Makes Closing Remarks

Event date is past