Friday September 1, 2023 12:00 PM
Word of the Month
Cadence – NOUN
the beat, time, or measure of rhythmical motion or activity
Toastmaster of the Day Don Que Collard, DTM
Leads the meeting. Checks that functionary roles are filled. Then calls for introduction of speakers and objectives.
Educational Moment Janine Donald
Speaker 1 Open
Speaker 2 Open
After each speech, Toastmaster calls for introduction of next speaker and objectives.
Topics Master Bob Fonarow, DTM
Elevator Speech Open
Speaker chosen by Table Topics Master to give a 40-second presentation. There will be a 30-second evaluation of this speech during speech evaluation section.
General Evaluator Harrison M. Holland
Explains the importance of evaluations. Introduces speech evaluators and continues with report of functionary roles: Ah counter, grammarian, timer, etc. Gives overall evaluations of the meeting.
Evaluation of the Elevator Speech Open
Presents a 30-second evaluation of the Elevator Speech.
Speech Evaluator 1 Open
Speech Evaluator 2 Open
Gives feedback to the speaker on the objectives and presentation of his/her speech.
Grammarian/Ah Counter Open
Checks for grammar use and Word of the Month use. Also checks for audible pauses and filler words.
Watcher / Chat Monitor Emily Lamoreaux
Notices all meeting participants and provide feedback for improvement. Watches and facilitates the chat communication.
Listener Joel Umbriaco
Makes notes on the speeches and table topics and asks questions to see how well attendees listened during the meeting.
Presents a joke or memorable quote.
Timer Matthew Bainsmith
Keeps time for speeches, table topics and other roles throughout the meeting.
President or Presiding Officer Matthew Bainsmith
Calls for any club business. Wraps up meeting.
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Backup Speaker Open
RSVP deadline is past