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Buddies Online Toastmasters Club – Saturday December 10, 2022

We meet every Saturday 1PM UTC in Zoom (https://zoom.us/j/591440460)

Meeting Theme:

Laughter is the Best Medicine

Word of the Day:


President: Nicole Torres

Sergeant At Arms: Lucile Bationo

Toastmaster of the Day Karen Randels

 The Toastmaster of the Day (TMOD) opens the meeting with an inspirational message about the theme (2-3 min.), facilitates the meeting, calls on the votes for Best Speaker, provides closing remarks (1-2 min.) before transitioning back to President.

Audio, Video and Body Language Monitor Karen Randels

 The Audio, Video, and Body Language (AVBL) Monitor introduces the role when called forth by the TMOD (1 min.), and gives a observations report when called upon by the GE (1-2 min.).

Timer Patrick Guilfoyle, DTM

 The timer is key in our meetings! Your job is to time everyone: facilitators, evaluators, and speakers! You’ll introduce your role when called forth by the TMOD (1-2 min.), and gives a observations report when called upon by the GE (1-2 min.).

Grammarian Open

 As Grammarian, pay close attention to the use of language (the good, the bad, and the amazing!) Also provide the Word of the Day! You’ll introduce your role when called forth by the TMOD (1-2 min.), and gives a observations report when called upon by the GE (2-3 min.).

Ah Counter Eyad abuassonon

 As Ah Counter, count the number of filler words and give visibility at the end of the meeting. You’ll introduce your role when called forth by the TMOD (1 min.), and gives a observations report when called upon by the GE (1-2 min.).


12:50 PM Speaker 1 Open
Speaker 2 Lucile Bationo
"Inspiring Poem “IF” written by Rudyard Kipling" Leadership Development Level 3 Increasing Knowledge: Understanding Vocal Variety

5 – 7 minutes

Speaker 3 Valeriy Savinov
Other Manual or Non Manual Speech: Custom Speech 5 to 7 minutes

5 to 7 minutes

Please use the Introduction field to express any expectations from your evaluator. Thank you for your cooperation!

(TMOD: Request Best Speaker Poll)


Topics Master Nicole Lopez Torres

 The Table Topics Master (TTM) facilitates Table Topics! You’ll have 2-3 min. to introduce Table Topics and review rules, 14 min. to run the session, and 1 min. to call the vote for Best Table Topic.

(TTM: Request Best Table Topic Speaker Poll)


General Evaluator Davida Ademuyiwa

 The General Evaluator (GE) calls upon the evaluators, facilitators, and the Table Topics Evaluator to give their reports, and then provides an evaluation for the entire meeting in 3-4 min. (TM.org has a checklist for this!). Before turning back to TMOD, call the vote for Best Facilitator.

Evaluator 1 Open
Evaluator 2 Iza Sanchez
Evaluator 3 Open

 Each evaluator is to introduce speech objectives and title when called by the TMOD to introduce the speaker.

(GE: Request Best Evaluator Poll)

Topics Evaluator Open

 The Table Topics Evaluator has 3-4 min. to evaluate the TTM and the impromptu speakers briefly.

(GE: Request Best Facilitator Poll)


 To change or sign up a role, Please visit the agenda on Buddies’ website.

1:05 PM End