Saturday, February 10, 2018

PSNW Meeting minutes, February 06, 2018

Public Speaking Northwest #9406

Date of Meeting: February 6, 2018          Meeting Theme: The Olympics

Sergeant at Arms
                        Call Meeting to Order                                        Julia                                                   
                        Flag Salute                                          
President:                                                                                Randy 
                       
Announcements: next meeting – Pathways education. Dues are due soon. Advanced club is starting if you are interested. Club competition is soon – consider competing. End of February – awards party, sign up for organizing.
            Introduce Toastmaster
Toastmaster:                                                                           Warren                                               
            Introduce G.A.T.E. Team
                        Grammarian     “August”                                   Giri                                                                 
                        Ah counter                                                        Bri                              
                        Timer                                                               Julia                                                                                                General Evaluator                                             Emery

Speaking Segment:
                        First Speaker Speech # 2                                 Lucelly
                        Manual Title:     Competent Communication
                        Speech Title: Puerto Rico will Rise
                        Speech Length: 5-7 minutes                              Write comments
                                               
                        Second Speaker Speech #1                             Mara (best speaker)
Manual Title: Competent Communication
                        Speech Title: Dancing with a Leap of Faith
                        Speech Length: 4-6                                           Write comments
                                               
                        Third Speaker Project #1                                 Nancy
Manual Title: Advanced Communication: Storytelling
                        Speech Title: Zlatovlaska the Golden-haired
                        Speech Length: 7-9 minutes                              Write comments

             Timer’s Report / Cast Ballots for speaker

            Table Topics                                                                Janell              
                        Uliana (best TT), Julia.

            Evaluation Segment:                                                  
                        Evaluator #1                                                    Jean                                                                                 Evaluator #2                                                    Lynne (best evaluator)
Evaluator #3                                                    Randy 
Timer’s Report / Cast Ballots for evaluator
            GATE Reports:
                        Grammarian                                                     Giri                                         
                        Ah Counter                                                       Bri      
                        General Evaluator                                           Emery                                                

    Return Meeting to President:                                              Randy                         
                        Closing Remarks and/or Business


In presence: Warren, Jim, Jean, Lynne, Bri, Lucelly, Uliana, Jung, Hillary, Julia, Emery, Mara, Nancy, Randy, Giri, Janell, Dan.

Club Officer’s Meeting Minutes, February 06, 2018

Public Speaking Northwest Toastmasters Club #9406
Club Officer’s Meeting MinutesFebruary 06, 2018
  
Our president Randy called the meeting to order.


1.     Discussed ways of transition to new Pathways. Feb.27 10:45 mentors and officers meet to discuss how to introduce new members to the Pathways. We’ll launch the new program on March 20. Nancy advertised Pathways on website and Meetups.

2.     Club competition – March 13. Will consist of 3 speeches will compete, 5-7 mins each. Also 3 evaluators will compete by evaluating randomly picked 1 speech out of 3. Best speaker and best evaluator will go regional.

3.     Award party Feb. 27.

4.     Feb.24, 9-10am in Country Village there will be advanced speakers meeting introduction. Speeches are 20-30 mins long, meetings are 1.5-2 hours long, twice a month.

5.     Jean gave a report about club progress. We are only 9 goals away to become “distinguished” again.

6.     Discussed membership – attracting new members by making guests feel welcome. So far we have a lot of guests, and some of them do join. Looks like our advertisement is working, which channel though is unknown yet.

7.     Hillary reconciled 2 databases of members. Dues are due soon.

8.     Decided to pay for Robert’s badge as a thank you for his video service.


In attendance were Randy, Nancy, Giri, Jean, Lynne, Julia, Hillary, Uliana.


Submitted by Uliana, PSNW Secretary.


Monday, February 5, 2018

PSNW Meeting minutes, January 30, 2018

Public Speaking Northwest, Club #9406

 White Elephant Gift Exchange 

January 30th, 2018


          Call Meeting to Order                                      Lynne
          Flag Salute                                                                                  

President:                                                                                                 
          Welcome Guests                                            Randy                                                                                                             
          Introduce Toastmaster                                                                 

Toastmaster:                                                           Nancy                                                           
          Introduce our Modified Gate Team           
                     
Timer                                                              Randy         
         
          White Elephant Jokes & Stories                       Nancy


Eat, Visit and Open Gifts Segment______________________________________ _

                   
Table Topics Master                                                Uliana                                                                                                                                 
          Open our Gifts and Table Topics - everybody spoke! We didn’t vote for the best TT. Thank you for those who brought extra gifts – our guests could participate, end everybody got a gift!
                                                           

Return Meeting to President_____________________________________________                                
Announcements/Present Awards                      Randy                                       
 Guest Comments                                 Rohn, Victoria
           Announcements and/ or Closing Remarks

Present: Jean, Emery, Warren, Victoria, Lynne, Lucelly, Cara, Robert, Uliana, Randy, Jim, Nancy, Bri, Rohn, Mara, Janell.



Tuesday, January 23, 2018

PSNW Meeting minutes, January 16, 2018

                                              Public Speaking Northwest, Club #9406

Date January 16, 2018

Today’s Theme: Cool Freaky Facts


            Call Meeting to Order                                                                                        Julia
            Flag Salute                                                                                                      

President:                                                                                                             Randy        
            Welcome Guests: Mara                                                                                                                                                                                      
            Announcements: Filled out roles for next meeting.
                                    Reminder about white elephant party in 2 weeks.
                                    Filled out food form for the party.
            Introduce Toastmaster                                                                                                                                     

Toastmaster:                                                                                                   Tobias                                     
            Introduce GATE Team                                                                          
            Grammarian                                                                                         Jean
Ah Counter                                                                                           Giri
Timer                                                                                                   Cara

Speaking Segment________________________________________________________________________________

            Speaker #1, “Overcoming adversity” 5-7  min                                        Dan
            Speaker #2, “Gifted and highly favored”, 4-6 min                                    Bri       
            Speaker #3, “The final journey”, 7-9 min                                                Lynne (best speaker)

Timer’s Report, Cast Ballots
           
Table Topics Master    had no time for TT                                                        Warren                                                                                                                                                            

Evaluation Segment_______________________________________________________________________________

            Evaluator #1                                                                                        Nancy
            Evaluator #2                                                                                         Uliana
            Evaluator #3                                                                                         Jim (best evaluator)
                       
            Timer’s Report, Cast Ballot
            GATE Team Reports               
            General Evaluator                                                                                 Janell                                      
                                                                                                                                               

Return Meeting to President                                                                                                  

            Present Awards           
            Monthly Drawing                                                                      
Guest Comments
            Closing Remarks and/ or Business                                  


Present: Jim, Jean, Lynne, Warren, Randy, Mara, Cara, Robert, Uliana, Dan, Bri, Deepa, Nancy, Giri, Tobias, Janell, Lucelly.

Monday, January 15, 2018

PSNW Meeting minutes, January 09, 2018

Public Speaking Northwest, Club #9406

Date January 9, 2018

Today’s Theme: Reflection


            Call Meeting to Order                                                                                        Julia
            Flag Salute                                                                                                      

President (pro tem)                                                                                            Janell                       
            Welcome Guests: Heather, Debbie, Mara     
            Announcements: Julia got her icebreker’s award.
                                      Mercedes’ new baby announcement and pictures.                                                                                               Filled out roles for next meeting.
                                    Nancy won the drawing for being present with the book.
                                    Jean explained the project #6 in leadership manual, looking to organize the “white                                              elephant” party.
             Introduce Toastmaster                                                                                                                                      
Toastmaster:                                                                                                   Janell                                      
            Introduce GATE Team                                                                          
            Grammarian     word Reflection                                                             Cara
Ah Counter                                                                                           Nancy
Timer                                                                                                   Julia

Speaking Segment________________________________________________________________________________

            Speaker #1, “What to do with the broken heart?” Part 2, 8-10 min                       Julie

            Speaker #2, “How to handle criticism”, 10-14 min                                   Jim (best speaker)           

Timer’s Report, Cast Ballots
           
Table Topics Master                                                                                                                                                                           
            Table Topics                                                                                        Lynne
            Uliana, Cara, Mara (best TT), Tobias, Giri.
Timer’s Report, Cast Ballots                                        

Evaluation Segment_______________________________________________________________________________

            Evaluator #1                                                                                        Warren
            Evaluator #2                                                                                         Giri (best evaluator)
                       
            Timer’s Report, Cast Ballot
            GATE Team Reports               
            General Evaluator                                                                                 Jean                                        
                                                                                                                                               

Return Meeting to President                                                                                                  

            Present Awards           
            Monthly Drawing                                                                      
Guest Comments
            Closing Remarks and/ or Business                                  


Present: Julie, Jean, Lynne, Warren, Mara, Cara, Robert, Uliana, Julia, Jim, Nancy, Giri, Tobias, Janell, Lucelly, Thenseena, Heather, Debbie.