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2015-08-27 Helmsmen Toastmasters Club 2412 Meeting 2797 Minutes

September 2, 2015

Minutes for Meeting 2797, Helmsmen Toastmasters Club 2412, Thursday August 27, 2015 (UNCLASSIFIED)


Good afternoon Helmsmen Toastmasters!!!!

Minutes for Meeting 2797, Helmsmen Toastmasters Club 2412, Thursday August
27, 2015

Welcome Jordan Gilmore, Daniel Galarza, and Rebecca McDaniel for being our
guests today. We hope you’ll decide to join Helmsmen Toastmasters!


1. New officers should take Toastmasters Leadership training and a schedule
of training events
is listed at the end of the minutes***** last training is this weekend,
please see below.

2. Lillian Wilkinson is the TMoD for our 3 September 2015 meeting.

3. September — Humorous Speech and Table Topics contests in our club.
Contest rules and dates will be sent out separately.

4. Renewal dues coming in September.

5. Easy-Speak tutorial attached. Ask Carmita Cooke our VP-Education, your
mentor, or one of the club officers if you have questions.


Jerrick Alexander, Sgt at Arms presided.

Jerrick Alexander opened the meeting!

Forte Ward was our Toastmaster of the Day with “Relationships”

Elizabeth Femrite – Wordsmith — CONVERSANT – (adj) means associated with as
by study or experience, familiar.

Daniel Galarza was the Grammarian

Nancy Bell was the Ah Counter

Nekisha Tate was our Timer!

Rebecca McDaniel was our Listener!

Jordan Gilmore was our Ballot Counter!

Elizabeth Femrite was our Tipster of the Day!

Forte Ward was our Table Topics Master

Lillian Wilkinson was our Master Evaluator!

Congratulate Table Topic Speakers: Nancy Bell, Lillian Wilkinson, Rebecca
McDaniel, Jordan Gilmore, and Daniel Galarza.


Best Table Topics was Rebecca McDaniel !!

Closing: Nekisha Tate


It is the summer season and that you may 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 are not scheduled. We can
always fit you in! You can get credit for being Toastmaster of the Day,
Evaluator, and Table Topics Master, Timer, and many of the other duties.
During or immediately following 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

Happy Speaking! We are Toastmasters! Helmsmen Toastmasters say YES! Our
next meeting is Thursday, 13 Aug 2015. Bring a friend!

Happy Speaking,

Elizabeth Femrite
For Kimberly Pollard

TLI TRAINING: Contact the POC to ensure training time, date, location or
check .

August 28, 2015
TLI – Toastmasters Leadership Institute
Time: 11:30 am – 2:00 pm
Location: Ford House Office Building, 441 D Street Southwest, Washington, DC
20002, United States
Hosted by Division D. Registration available on Eventbrite:


August 29, 2015
TLI – Toastmasters Leadership Institute
Time: 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
Location: St Margaret’s Church, 408 Addison Road South, Capitol Heights, MD
20743, United States
Hosted by Division E. Register with Eventbrite:

10:00 am – 3:30 pm
MedStar Franklin Square, Kotzen Auditorium
9000 Franklin Square Drive, Rosedale MD 21237
POC: Lisa Thompson, (Core officer training and


Elizabeth Femrite


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