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2018-11-01 Helmsmen Toastmasters Club 2412 Meeting 2953 Minutes

November 1, 2018

Minutes for Meeting 2953, Helmsmen Toastmasters Club 2412, Thursday November 1, 2018

Congratulate Elizabeth Femrite our TMoD with her theme “Fall Is Here….So Is Time Change!”


1. We have an opportunity for You! We need to fill 2 Open club officer positions: one is the VP Public Relations and the other is the Secretary. The position descriptions are:

Vice President Public Relations: As vice president public relations, you are responsible for coordinating an active public relations and publicity program. Your job is vital to the growth and success of the club; your efforts help to attract new members.

Secretary: As secretary, you are responsible for keeping clear and accurate records of club business, including membership records and correspondence with Toastmasters International’s World Headquarters and others.

Take the opportunity to serve and contact the club President, Lillian Wilkinson,

2. District and Club Events

District Events – go to

November 3, Saturday, 9am-3pm – 600 Dulany St, Alexandria, Virginia.- Leadership Conference with speakers Sheryl Roush and Clyde Middleton

December 6, first TLI of the season, go to for more information.

3. TMOD Schedule: Herman Raybon is our TMoD next week, please contact Herman and help him fill the open roles

8 Nov Herman Raybon
15 Nov OPEN
22 Nov No Meeting – Holiday
29 Nov Kelly Craft
6 Dec Ricardo Cedeno
13 Dec Jwon Wiggins
20 Dec Holiday Party
27 Dec No Meeting – Holiday
3 Jan 19 No Meeting – Holiday
10 Jan 19


Lillian Wilkinson, President, led the meeting!

Lillian Wilkinson was our Opener!

Elizabeth Femrite was our Toastmaster of the Day!

Carl Sabath was the Wordmaster with “EXIGUOUS” an adjective meaning scant, meager

Lillian Wilkinson was our Grammarian

Lillian Wilkinson was our AH-Counter!

Herman Raybon was our timer!

Andrea Clark was our listener!

Carl Sabath was our ballot counter!

Andrea Clark gave our Tip of the Day!

Speaker 1, Andrea Clark, “Maryland Ballot Question 2 Vote My Way”
Advanced Communications Manual: Technical Presentations
Project 2, The Proposal
Evaluated by Herman Raybon

Lillian Wilkinson was our Table Topics Master!

Table Topics Speakers were Herman Raybon, Carl Sabath, Elizabeth Femrite and Jerrick Alexander

Carl Sabath was our Master Evaluator!

Elizabeth Femrite was our Closer!

Best Table Topics speaker was a tie between Carl Sabath and Jerrick Alexandre!!

Best Speaker was Andrea Clark!

Best Evaluator was Herman Raybon!


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, Thinking, Listening and Leading,

Carl Sabath


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