Friday 8 Feb 2019

Our meeting was opened by our now clean shaven, younger looking Donald Harman. The Theme for the meeting was “Remembering the First Time” For our Toastmaster of the Day Gerald it was reflecting on his first time at Toastmaster and his first impromptu speech. For Sabine our Grammarian it was being brought up in Germany…

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12THOctober 2018 meeting #939

Natalie Perzylo called the meeting together with a ukulele 3 chord song sung with the words Happy Birthday to me. Gave us an effective visual demonstration of why we should turn our phones off and not just have them on silent. Her classic Natalie quote is “It gave me something to remember, that’s why I remember…

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Toastmasters Blog – Meeting 10/08/18

Another crisp Christchurch morning at Boaters Toastmasters, with Brett Snow rounding in the troops as Sergeant at Arms. Brett welcomed in the Boaters and our 3 guests, and introduced the Toastmaster for today, Lloyd Manson. Lloyd presented our theme for today, “Battle Scars” – recognising stories about the scars we wear today (some of which aren’t always visible), and how these experiences shape…

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Meeting 924 – Theme: Japan

On a fresh Friday morning Vijay Vellaisamy kicked off meeting 924 with a very athletic opening activity to capture the attention of the members. He then went on to warmly welcome the Toastmaster of the day David Pottinger. Segway -ing along from the World Cup theme of the previous week, David drew us into the theme of…

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