The Babbel-Ons Toastmasters Club met Thursday, August 4, in the State Auto cafeteria with Jessica Roggenbuck serving as the Toastmaster. Guests present were Karissa Karels and Ashley Frerichs.
The word of the day was “adamant” which means ‘refusing to be persuaded or to change one’s mind’ or ‘a legendary stone of impenetrable hardness, formerly sometimes identified with the diamond’. The word ‘adamant’ was used 11 times during the meeting.
Speakers of the day were Chelsy Baugh and Dave Schaack. Chelsy presented Project 3 “Get to the Point”, out of the Competent Communicators manual. Her speech was entitled “Lies’. Dave presented Project 4 out of the Speaking to Inform manual. His speech was entitled “My Report that you Should Care About.”
Chelsy Baugh was the table topics master. Those participating in table topics were Ryan Waterfall, Karissa Karels and Annavel Quintana.
The next meeting will be on Thursday, Aug 18, at noon. Anyone interested in learning more about the Toastmasters Club is encouraged to attend. For questions, please contact VP Membership Kirk Simmons at firstname.lastname@example.org.