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Club Meeting 22nd January 2018

Leslie Bediade, our club’s president, started the meeting by greeting and welcoming everyone and sharing the story of Toastmasters – from its humble beginnings to the global organisation it is now.

After Leslie’s introduction, Paul has taken the stage. As a Toastmaster of the meeting, Paul was responsible for making everything run smoothly throughout the evening. To help him, Paul had helpers – Cameron and Ian.

Cameron was the Timekeeper. His job was to make sure everyone fits within given time frames. And Ian was the Grammarian, who was listening carefully how …

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Club Meeting 8th January 2018

We started the first meeting of 2018 by clapping for the new year. After that, Leslie, our President, welcomed everyone and explained what makes Toastmasters a great place for learning public speaking. Leslie put emphasis on clapping and handshakes, which builds confidence in the person entering the stage and builds friendly atmosphere.

Next, Ned, the Toastmaster of the evening, explained how the meeting will look like and introduced the theme of the meeting – New Year’s Resolution. He then invited others to explain their roles. Matt was the Timekeeper and his job was to keep …

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Club Meeting 18th December 2017

With warm greetings from Matt, the Sergeant-at-Arms of the evening, the last CASS Toastmasters meeting of 2017 had begun.

Leslie, our President, then took the stage to welcome everyone and explain what Toastmasters is and how it can help become a better and more confident speaker. He also explained the importance of clapping and handshakes – two things which makes Toastmasters different from other speaking clubs and how they can encourage the person entering the stage.

Robert, the Toastmaster of the evening, entered the stage after Leslie to explain the theme (Music) and to explain…

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Club Meeting 4th December 2017

The meeting was kicked off by Li-Shing, the Sergent-at-Arms for the evening, who welcomed everyone and invited Leslie, our President, to explain what Toastmasters is. Leslie pointed out the importance of clapping and handshakes in Toastmasters as these two actions create a friendly atmosphere and encourage whoever enters the stage.

After the President’s Introduction, Jose, the Toastmaster of the evening, explained his role and did a little housekeeping. Jose also introduced the theme of the meeting, which was Christmas. Next, he invited the members who had extra roles tonight.…

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