We welcomed Stuart Hilderman who visited the Hill Speakers the first time.
Wednesday, January 28th, 2009 (TM Anh T., SP Rhonda L., Jean D., EV Anh T., Rhonda L., TT Jim H., GE Arnt P., GR Jim H., AH Rhonda L., TI Arnt P.)
1/28 Best Speaker: Rhonda L. "The First Language"
Today Rhonda presented her overview of Hebrew language, and about her project of translating the Bible. This speech is project 2 in the Competent Communication manual with the following objectives:
Get to the Point (5 to 7 minutes)
was "Speak with Sincerity" - before that - "Be In Earnest"
1/28 Best Evaluator: Anh T.
1/28 Best Table Topics Answer Stuart Hilderman
Stuart was asked what would be his most favorite commercial during football season.
Speaker: Jean D. "The Seasoned Skaters".
Jean told us about how she enjoying the Annual Hockey Tournament for all level players on a very cold early morning. This speech is project 4 in the Competent Communication manual with the following objectives:
Your Body Speaks (5 to 7 minute)
was "Show What You Mean"
Word of the Day: philomath. A lover of learning; a scholar.
Wednesday, January 14th, 2009 (TM Raja B., SP Anh T., Jim H., EV Rob K., Janet H., TT Tom O.)
1/14 Best Speaker: Jim H. "Two Names Two Countries"
Today we learned all about Jim both past and present. This speech is project 1 in the Competent Communication manual with the following objectives:
The Ice Breaker (4 to 6 minutes)
1/14 Best Evaluator: Janet H.
1/14 Best Table Topics Answer No one
The TM decided to skip the Table Topics.
We should try to always have this session as a portion of the Toastmaster meeting.
Speaker: Anh T. "My Three Christmas Presents".
Anh shared with us her most favorite three Christmas presents this year involving her family.