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2017-06-01 Helmsmen Toastmasters Club 2412 Meeting 2882 Minutes

June 9, 2017

Helmsmen Toastmasters Meeting #2882 Minutes – 01 June 2017 (UNCLASSIFIED)

Congratulate Andrea Clark on her theme “Habits of Successful People”

News You Can Use

1. Next week’s TM of the Day is Kim Winborne for meeting 2883 on June 8th.

2. When are you scheduled to be TMoD? Check Lillian Wilkinson’s schedule below:
If you need to change your date, please let Lillian know.

22 June Audrey Britton
29 June Enjoli Ramsey
6 July Carmita Cooke
13 July Jackie Wrice
20 July Carl Sabath
27 July Forté Ward
03 Aug Open
10 Aug Open

3. Officer Elections. They are coming soon. The President will let us know soon when elections will be held.
New and experienced officers needed to take on the job for July 1 – December 31, 2017. Ernie Davis has sent out an email to call for nominations. Please respond to him by Monday, June 12th.

Election coming up soon.

Please step up to be

VP-Public Relations
Sergeant at Arms

3A – Toastmasters Leadership institute for those who become officers
Toastmasters Leadership Institute

June 24, 10am-2pm District 27

10:15 am: Registration
10:40 am: Plenary
10:45am-12:00pm: Club Officer Training (mandatory for credit)

* President | SAA- Ralph Jones DTM
* VPE – Vann-Di Galloway DTM
* VPM| VPPR – Carlos Velazquez DTM
* Treasurer | Secretary: Mary Pearson ACS, CL

12:00-12:30-pm: Break
12:35- 2:00 pm

* “REAL” Success in Toastmasters – Brenda Lawrence DTM 12:35 pm
* Pathways–Voices from the Field, (Panel of guides, ambassadors and members) 12:35 pm
* Knowing your Leadership Style – Carlos Velazquez DTM 12:35 pm


Updated D29 Training

District 29 TLI

Sat, Jun 24


Fairfax County Government Center

12000 Government Center Pkwy, Fairfax, VA 22035

District 29 TLI

Sat, Jul 22



22001 Loudoun County Pkwy, Ashburn, VA 20147

District 29 TLI

Sat, Jul 29


Ferlazzo Building

15941 Donald Curtis Dr, Woodbridge, VA 22191

District 29 TLI Thu, Aug 10 5:30pm-8pm

Navy Federal Credit Union

820 Follin Lane, Vienna, VA 22180


District 36 TLI – June 24, 2017 – U.S. Pharmacopeia (USP) – Session 1

Saturday, June 24, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 12:45 PM (EDT)

Rockville, Maryland

Click here to register[]

District 36 TLI – June 24, 2017 – U.S. Pharmacopeia (USP) – Session 2

Saturday, June 24, 2017 from 11:30 AM to 3:30 PM (EDT)

Rockville, Maryland



4. What is your next goal? Mark the calendar. Set a date. Step up to the Plate.

5. Happy Birthday, Helmsmen Toastmasters!!! March 4, 2017 celebrated 60
years of Helmsmen TM. We will be planning HTM’s 60th Anniversary
celebration in March 2017! More information will be forthcoming in future
minutes. Ernie Davis and Carmita Cooke are working on plans for a formal

We are planning an event soon. More to follow………………..

6. Toastmasters Pathways – New members (as of 1 April) will need to enroll
to get started. Those who have been members for a while are encouraged to
finish their goals under the “old” system and to enroll in Pathways as well.

7. Distinguished Club Plan: See how well we are doing by going to

6. Previous Meeting Minutes can be seen at


Toastmaster of the Day, Andrea Clark

Presiding Officer, VP, Education, Lillian Wilkinson

Opening – Kim Winborne

Word of the Day – QUANDARY – Yash Sinha

Grammarian – Carl Sabath

Ah Counter – — Lillian Willkinson

Timer – Kim Winborne

Listener – Yash Sinha

Ballot Counter Carl Sabath

Tip of the Day Andrea Clark

Speaker 1 – Enjoli, “Trilogy”
Speech 2, Organizing Your Speech, Competent Communication Manual
Evaluated by Bert Romero

Table Topics Master : Andrea Clark

Table Topics Speakers: Enjoli Ramsey , Carmita Cooke, Bert Romero, Lillian Wilkinson, Carl Sabath

Master Evaluator – Carmita Cooke

Closing – Kim Winborne

Winners ———-

Best Table Topics Speaker: Enjoli Ramsey!!!
Best Speaker : Enjoli Ramsey!
Best Evaluator : Bert Romero!


Reminder, you may still 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,

Carl Sabath for Club Secretary, Nekisha Tate

Office # – 703-695-2804

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