Monday, August 31, 2009

Regular Meeting (#5) – 20 August 2009, Thursday

Regular Meeting (#5) – 20 August 2009, Thursday

Theme : “Let’s Stretch It”

Word of the Day : Benevolent

TME : Past President Nancy Liew, ACB, ALB

Our club was very honoured to have our ever gorgeous Past President Nancy Liew, ACB, ALB as the TME last Thursday. A total of 35 people attended the meeting – 22 members and 13 guests.

The dedicated role players for last Thursday’s meeting were:

ASA1 : Joanne Tham

ASA2 : Veronica Liew (thanks for helping!! =P)

Language Evaluator : Jessy Chahal, ACB

Ah Counter : Chee Yoong

Time Keeper : Kooi Ching, CC

Teh Tarik for the Soul : Sze Ling

Table Topic Master : Ginger Koh

Table Topic Evalautor : Jatson Ho

Humour Master : Calvin Lim, ACS

General Evalautor : G Jayam, DTM

Evaluators : Marcus Loi, CC

Jack Leong, CTM, CL

Bing Yee, ATMB

Johnson Yike, ACB, ALB

Sze Ling shared with us about her recent hiking trip to Bukit Batu Tabur in Taman Melawati in the The Tarik for the Soul Session. It was one great speech. Everyone just couldn’t stop laughing. Ginger later took over the Table Topics Session. We had something different for our Table Topics last Thursday – finding the Mysterious Murderer. Joanna, Berry and Poh Lin were the suspects, Johnson was the witness and Jessy was the victim. All of us had so much fun. Calvin later tickled our funny bones in the Humour Session. Well done to all of you!!!

Four speakers presented their speeches last Thursday. They were:

Speaker 1 : Chai Wen Lee (CC#5)

Title : Great Experience in Mount Kinabalu

Speaker 2 : Lim Kee Beng (CC#1)

Title : Leadership

Speaker 3 : Jason Tan (CC#3)

Title : Go M.A.D.

Speaker 4 : Quah Mei Lee (CC#7)

Title : Insight for the Evaluator & the Evaluated

The hall of fame:

Best Table Topic Speaker : Jessy Chahal, ACB

Best Assignment Speaker : Chai Wen Lee

Best Speech Evaluator : Johnson Yike, ACG, ALB

It was indeed a great meeting that day. Kudos to you Nancy for a job well done. At the end of the meeting, the club accepted three new members, Berry Eng, Joanna Tong and Yap Bell Xun. Welcome aboard and enjoy your toastmasters journey with us!!! Our club membership strength now stands at 55. Wowww!!!

See you all at the following meeting on 3 September 2009. Jason Tan will be the TME. All the speaking slots have been taken up but many roles are still available. Kindly contact Jason or Marcus if you’re interested to play any roles.

Enjoy the rest of the weekend folks!!!

"No Road Is Too Long"

At your service,

Teoh Chun Ming, CC


D'Utama Toastmasters Club


cc. Calvin Lim, ACS, IPP