What a great meeting with guests and new Toastmasters adding to the energy of the group. Ryan Hawkins, President, opened the meeting and was the Toastmaster at the Frisco Town Hall. Guests were Yvonne Bryant, Jurgita Christoffersen, Dan Bellina and Diane DeSilva.
Speakers were Amy Nakos on an “Unexpected Love Affair” about the applications of her new I-phone. Amy continues to raise our speaking level. She was evaluated by Pat Moore. Mike Clement spoke on “Motivation” with humor and his friend who eloped to have a cheaper marriage. Find your passion if you want to find your motivation. He was evaluated by Kevin Flewell. Brian Baki gave his ice breaker on his experience as “little Brian”, meeting people and listening to their stories in Europe for 31 days. He was evaluated by Jim Shaw. David Maloley spoke on “Searing Experiences”about Nebraska, Germany, Italy(wine, flowers, and bread) and celebrating life in the Vail Valley. He was evaluated by Amy Nakos.
Table topics were led by Kevin who used fortune cookies. Jim spoke on finding old friends, Alan on relationships with co-workers, Yvonne on a peaceful life, and Dan on recognition as a community leader. Jim was timer, Yvonne was grammarian, and Alan was general evaluator. Mike was named best speaker, Dan best table topics and Kevin best evaluator.
Our next meeting is February 16th.
Bring your competent leadership books and we will help everyone get started in those books during the meeting. Remember the radio show in Edwards is Feb 17th at 7 p.m. We can have three involved. Alan and Amy are currently planning to talk.