Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday 14th May 2018

Our Sergeant at Arms for the evening, Evan Williams, started the meeting aplomb for the first time in this role at 7 o’clock, and handed over to our Toastmaster for the evening, Lianna Cairns, who ran the meeting with both fun and efficiency throughout; it was also Lianna;s first time as Toastmaster for the eveningContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday 14th May 2018”

Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday 9th April 2018

What a great night once again. The theme chosen by our ToastMaster for the evening Bridget Pearson was: Embrace the change Onboarding our new members Just prior to this meeting the Doncaster Speakers Committee had met and had agreed on testing out an idea to help new members ‘ease’ in to the club and getContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday 9th April 2018”

Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday 12th March 2018

Monday 12th March was the first of our competition nights for 2018 (there are usually two each year). Members competed in two categories of the Club competition (International Speech and Evaluation) to go through to the Area competition in Hull. The winners of that round will compete in the District Competition in Chester, and soContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday 12th March 2018”

Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday 9 October 2017

Oh what a night, with 3 new people, one returning potential member and some impressive first talks. It upholds the Doncaster Toastmasters tradition of having marvellous, memorable meetings. As ever, the meeting prep started before the meeting, with the Sargent of Arms (SAA) getting the room ready and guests being greeted and assigned to sitContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report Monday 9 October 2017”

New committee for 2017-2018

Introducing our Committee for the 2017-2018 Toastmasters year which starts today. President – Shane Lukas VP Education – Sarah Saxelby VP Membership – Deborah Kershaw VP PR – Maria Orlovic Treasurer – Andrew Miller Secretary – Jean Stewart Sergeant at Arms – Arthur Fenn Immediate Past President – Derek Lucian Good luck to everyone forContinue reading “New committee for 2017-2018”

Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report | Monday June 26 2017

What a beautiful end to a Toastmaster year.   The meeting was opened by Pauline in her capacity as Sergeant At Arms for the evening who then introduced Derek, the president of Doncaster Speakers and filling the role of Toastmaster for the evening.   As part of his welcome speech, Derek announced the theme ofContinue reading “Doncaster Speakers Meeting Report | Monday June 26 2017”