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2012-03-08 Helmsmen Toastmasters Club Meeting 2628 Minutes

March 8, 2012

2012-03-08  Helmsmen Toastmasters Club Meeting 2628 Minutes


Good Afternoon Toastmasters,

Welcome our guests Joseph Godwin (guest of Carl Sabath), Alec Weck (guest of Steve Hill), Mark Holland (a former member of Helmsmen), and Bryan Pangle.  We hope you’ll decide to join our club!

Congratulate Joe Godwin, our newest member to join Helmsmen TM!

Results of International Speech and Evaluation Contest:

Thanks to all contestants, judges, and role providers who participated to
make this contest successful!

Thanks to Charlie DeWitt our model speaker who gave an inspiration speech
for the Contestants to evaluate.

Our Club Dignitaries for our contest were:
Contestmaster — Herman Raybon

Chief Judge — Earl White

Timer — Mike Quashne

Ballot Counter — Royce Edington

Sgt @ Arms — Bert Romero


Charlie DeWitt  — Model Speaker,  member of 5-Star TM

Joseph Godwin — Joe joined as our latest
Helmsmen TM

Alec Weck — guest of Steve’s

Mark Holland — former member of Helmsmen

Bryan Pangle

–Congratulate Mike Santivasci as the first place winner of the
International Speech Contest!  Mike’s speech was “Iwo Jima.”

–Congratulate Forte Ward as the second place winner of the International
Speech Contest! Forte’s speech was, “The Boogieman!”

–Congratulate Steve Hill for being “Bold” as third place winner of the International Speech Contest!

–Congratulate Dvija Malovic as the first place winner of the Evaluation

–Congratulate Lillian Wilkinson as the second place winner of the
Evaluation Contest!

The Joint Area 11 and Area 13 Spring 2012 contest (International Speech and
Evaluation contests), hosted by the Assistant Area 11 Governor, Curt
Hellenbrand is from 6:30 pm (1830 hrs) to 9:30 pm (2130 hrs) on Wednesday,
28 March 2012 at the Aurora Hills Community Center, 735 18th Street South,
Arlington, VA 22202.  Plan to come out and support the contestants.


1)  We will meet in Room B1 in the Pentagon Conference Center on 15 Mar 12.

2) Membership Dues!  Carl Sabath will be handing out chocolates as dues are
paid.  The sooner you pay the more chocolate you will receive.

3)  Toast Master of the Day for 15 Mar 12 will be Earl White DTM.

Great Helmsmen say “YES!”


Remember that you can always be on the “Hot seat” for last minute changes.

Things change often so when you are ready to give your speech let the TM of
the Day know even if you aren’t “scheduled.” We can almost always fit you

You can get credit for being Toastmaster of the Day, Evaluator, Table Topics
Master, Timer and many of the other duties.  Right after the Meeting or
during the meeting, ask your fellow Toastmaster to provide a small
evaluation in your  leadership book.

Distinguished Club Program – The More We Do as Individuals, the More Goals
Our Club Achieves.  If you go to club central and go to Distinguished Club
Program (DCP) reports, you can view the latest status of the goals for
Helmsmen Toastmasters club

Did you know that our Helmsmen Toastmasters Meeting Minutes are on line at

Check it out.

We Are Toastmasters!

Forte Ward
Secretary, Club 2412, Area 11, Division A, District 27


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