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Thursday July 4, 2019 12:15 PM to 6:58 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
Body Language Monitor:
Grammarian:
Timer:
Vote Counter:
Table Topics Master:
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timeru2019s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Speaker:
Backup Speaker:
General Evaluator:
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Evaluator:
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

Posted by Admin on January 4, 2019

Thursday July 11, 2019 12:15 PM to 6:58 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
Sylvia Delozier
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
Marife Mendez
Body Language Monitor:
Cynthia Cortes, ACB, ALB
Grammarian:
John Michael Clapp
Timer:
Alain Romeo
Vote Counter:
Adrienne Kraft
Table Topics Master:
Ozzie Gillion
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timeru2019s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Deborah Blum
Speaker:
Beth Stoller
Backup Speaker:
Cynthia Cortes, ACB, ALB
General Evaluator:
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Evaluator:
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

Aplomb

Aplomb [a·plomb] n. Self-confident assurance, skill, and poise – especially in difficult or challenging circumstances.

Posted by Admin on January 11, 2019

Thursday July 18, 2019 12:15 PM to 6:58 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
Alain Romeo
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
Deborah Blum
Body Language Monitor:
Catalina D. Herrera
Grammarian:
Timer:
Marife Mendez
Vote Counter:
Ray E Smith
Table Topics Master:
Sylvia Delozier
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timeru2019s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Ozzie Gillion
Speaker:
Kristina Tinkler
Backup Speaker:
General Evaluator:
Jennifer Smith-Vogler
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Beth Stoller
Evaluator:
John Michael Clapp
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

Savant

Savant [sa·vant] n. A person of learning; wise or scholarly.

Posted by Admin on January 18, 2019

Thursday July 25, 2019 12:15 PM to 6:58 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
Ozzie Gillion
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
Kristina Tinkler
Body Language Monitor:
Beth Stoller
Grammarian:
Jennifer Smith-Vogler
Timer:
Vote Counter:
Alain Romeo
Table Topics Master:
Deborah Blum
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timeru2019s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Barbara G. Weinstein
Speaker:
John Michael Clapp
Backup Speaker:
General Evaluator:
Ray E Smith
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Catalina D. Herrera
Evaluator:
Marife Mendez
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

gob·ble·dy·gook
/ˈɡäbəldēˌɡo͞ok/
noun

informal
noun: gobbledygook; noun: gobbledegook
  1. language that is meaningless or is made unintelligible by excessive use of abstruse technical terms; nonsense.
    synonyms:jargon, unintelligible language,

    gibberish, nonsense,

“the authority wrote him a letter full of legal gobbledygook”

Posted by Admin on January 25, 2019

Thursday August 1, 2019 12:15 PM to 6:58 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
John Michael Clapp
Body Language Monitor:
Jennifer Smith-Vogler
Grammarian:
Ray E Smith
Timer:
Noreen Every-Clayton
Vote Counter:
Table Topics Master:
Deborah Blum
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timeru2019s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Elia Galban
Speaker:
Barbara G. Weinstein
Backup Speaker:
General Evaluator:
Clare Merlo
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Willasue Susskind, DTM
Evaluator:
Alain Romeo
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

Intuitive

Intuitive adj. Known automatically: known directly and instinctively, without being discovered or consciously perceived. “He intuitively knew that one day she would become a movie star.”

Posted by Admin on February 1, 2019

Thursday August 8, 2019 12:15 PM to 6:58 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
Barbara G. Weinstein
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
Ozzie Gillion
Body Language Monitor:
Deborah Blum
Grammarian:
John Michael Clapp
Timer:
Willasue Susskind, DTM
Vote Counter:
Adrienne Kraft
Table Topics Master:
Marife Mendez
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timeru2019s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Penny Powell
Speaker:
Catalina D. Herrera
Backup Speaker:
General Evaluator:
Ray E Smith
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Elia Galban
Evaluator:
Noreen Every-Clayton
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

Caveat

Caveat n. 1. A warning or proviso: something said as a warning, caution, or qualification. “The agreement contains the usual caveats.”

Posted by Admin on February 8, 2019

Thursday August 15, 2019 12:15 PM to 6:58 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
Marife Mendez
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
John Michael Clapp
Body Language Monitor:
Catalina D. Herrera
Grammarian:
Ozzie Gillion
Timer:
Vote Counter:
Willasue Susskind, DTM
Table Topics Master:
Elia Galban
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timeru2019s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Juan Rosero
Speaker:
Noreen Every-Clayton
Backup Speaker:
General Evaluator:
Sylvia Delozier
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Barbara G. Weinstein
Evaluator:
Alain Romeo
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

Axiom

Axiom n. 1. An established rule, principle, or law. 2. A self-evident or universally recognized truth; a maxim. 3. A self-evident principle or one that is accepted as true without proof as the basis for argument.

Posted by Admin on February 15, 2019

Thursday August 22, 2019 12:15 PM to 6:58 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
Ray E Smith
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
Noreen Every-Clayton
Body Language Monitor:
Sylvia Delozier
Grammarian:
Timer:
Vote Counter:
Table Topics Master:
Catalina D. Herrera
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timeru2019s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Benjamin: giving his icebreaker (guest)
Speaker:
Marife Mendez
Backup Speaker:
Ozzie Gillion
General Evaluator:
John Michael Clapp
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Penny Powell
Evaluator:
Alain Romeo
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

Clandestine [clan·des·tine] adj. 1. Kept or done in secret, often in order to conceal an illicit or improper purpose. “The CIA maintains clandestine operations in many countries.”

Posted by Admin on February 22, 2019

Thursday August 29, 2019 12:15 PM to 6:58 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
Ozzie Gillion
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
Shelly Mannan
Body Language Monitor:
Beth Stoller
Grammarian:
John Michael Clapp
Timer:
Benjamin McAfee
Vote Counter:
Penny Powell
Table Topics Master:
Ray E Smith
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timeru2019s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Sylvia Delozier
Speaker:
Noreen Every-Clayton
Backup Speaker:
General Evaluator:
Alain Romeo
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Catalina D. Herrera
Evaluator:
Deborah Blum
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

Diatribe

Diatribe n. 1. A bitter, sharply abusive denunciation, attack, or criticism: “Repeated diatribes against the candidates.”

Posted by Admin on March 1, 2019

Thursday September 5, 2019 12:15 PM to 6:58 PM
Toastmaster of the Day:
Barbara G. Weinstein
Introduces supporting roles. Gives control to Topics Master.
Ah Counter:
Beth Stoller
Body Language Monitor:
Noreen Every-Clayton
Grammarian:
Timer:
Vote Counter:
Table Topics Master:
John Michael Clapp
Topics Master describes Table Topics – Asks for timing – Conducts session – Asks for Timeru2019s report – Calls for vote – Returns control to Toastmaster.
Speaker:
Ozzie Gillion
Speaker:
Elia Galban
Backup Speaker:
General Evaluator:
Shelly Mannan
Explains evaluations – Asks Timing sequence – Introduces Evaluators.
Evaluator:
Alain Romeo
Evaluator:
Christina (guest)
Backup Evaluator:

WORD OF THE DAY

Vicarious

Vicarious adj. 1. Experienced in the imagination through the feelings or actions of another person: “A vicarious thrill.” 2. Acting or done for another: “A vicarious atonement.”

Posted by Admin on March 5, 2019