January 26 Maverick Club Report

January 26 , 2016 Maverick Club Meeting at Sun Valley High School – 17 in attendance

Presiding Officer Liz Shaw

Theme: Auction

Speeches

DeeLynn S, CC Project 1 – Icebreaker, “CA Girl” revealed more of her early life including following her dad in his marathons.  Evaluation by Casey Block.

Sheryl R, AC  Project 4 – Keep Them Laughing,  “Words” won wiping out worn out trite phrases from our business communications.   Winning evaluation by Winona P.

Renee R, AC  Storytelling -Project 5 Bringing History to Life, “The Story of Big Ben.”  She regaled us with the tale of Big Ben’s construction.  Evaluation by Liz Shaw.

Table Topics by Karen R playing “475th Auction”

  • Pablo started us off bidding for a metal bobblehead soccer trophy
  • Paul presented a sterling silver bearhead ping pong game
  • Jennifer showcased the lovely blue princess dress
  • Nydia brought us the deflate gate ball from Tom Brady
  • Michael offered a tiny plastic Indian rain dancer recently used to inspire Eastern snowstorm
  • Winning speech on the pink boots from Grease delivered by Rob

Guests

Marla V, second timer Jennifer C, and visiting Paul T

Functionaries

  • Toastmaster – Emi B
  • Grammarian – Rahul I
  • General Evaluator – DJ M
  • Timer – Rob M
  • Ah Counter – Rahul I
  • Wordmaster – Michael H brought us “discourse”
  • Word of Wisdom – David D
  • Jokemaster – Nydia M

Old Business & Reports

Audits unfinished

New Business

Adjourned 8:25 pm

January 26 , 2016 Maverick Club Meeting at Sun Valley High School – 17 in attendance

Presiding Officer Liz Shaw

Theme: Auction

Speeches

DeeLynn S, CC Project 1 – Icebreaker, “CA Girl” revealed more of her early life including following her dad in his marathons.  Evaluation by Casey Block.

Sheryl R, AC  Project 4 – Keep Them Laughing,  “Words” won wiping out worn out trite phrases from our business communications.   Winning evaluation by Winona P.

Renee R, AC  Storytelling -Project 5 Bringing History to Life, “The Story of Big Ben.”  She regaled us with the tale of Big Ben’s construction.  Evaluation by Liz Shaw.

Table Topics by Karen R playing “475th Auction”

  • Pablo started us off bidding for a metal bobblehead soccer trophy
  • Paul presented a sterling silver bearhead ping pong game
  • Jennifer showcased the lovely blue princess dress
  • Nydia brought us the deflate gate ball from Tom Brady
  • Michael offered a tiny plastic Indian rain dancer recently used to inspire Eastern snowstorm
  • Winning speech on the pink boots from Grease delivered by Rob

Guests

Marla V, second timer Jennifer C, and visiting Paul T

Functionaries

  • Toastmaster – Emi B
  • Grammarian – Rahul I
  • General Evaluator – DJ M
  • Timer – Rob M
  • Ah Counter – Rahul I
  • Wordmaster – Michael H brought us “discourse”
  • Word of Wisdom – David D
  • Jokemaster – Nydia M

Old Business & Reports

Audits unfinished

New Business

Adjourned 8:25 pm

January 19, 2016 Maverick Club Meeting

January 19 , 2016 Maverick Club Meeting at Sun Valley High School – 19 in attendance

Presiding Officer DeeLynn S

Speeches

Karen R, CC Project 3 – Get to the Point , “Digital Photo Storage – What do you do?” shared a plan to corral those growing stacks of pictures we collect.  Evaluation by Audrey D.

Casey B, CC  Project ? “Casey Block Real Estate” detailed the current way to get the best from a real estate team whether you are buying or selling.   Evaluation by DJ M.

Emi B, AC  Storytelling -Project 3 The Moral of the Story – Sharing the tale of her youngster inventing in order to avoid homework and the cost.  Winning evaluation by Rob McLeod.

Table Topics by David D playing “Fun and Crafts”

  • Using her desert isle knowledge Winona made glue to build a raft to hold her and her animal to float off toward civilization
  • Pablo packed native pottery signs to impress his love
  • Winner as first time guest Jennifer regaled us with her commercial pitch to hire her craft show

Guests

Jennifer C and Michael P

Functionaries

  • Toastmaster – Michael H
  • Grammarian – Sheryl R
  • General Evaluator – Rahul I
  • Timer – Michael M
  • Ah Counter – DeeLynn S
  • Wordmaster – Winona P laid “Prolific” on our minds
  • Word of Wisdom – taken from Ghandi presented by Nydia M
  • Jokemaster – Winona P

Old Business & Reports

New member induction held this meeting with Kay and Nidia as members.

 

New Business

International & Evaluation Contest set for February 23, 2016

Adjourned 8:28 pm

Jan. 12, 2016 Maverick Club Meeting

January 12 , 2016 Maverick Club Meeting at Sun Valley High School – 17 in attendance

Presiding Officer Liz Shaw

Speeches

Nidia Montijo, CC Project 1 – the Icebreaker , “What’s in a Name?” shared her name and her travel path as she unfolded a part of her life.  Evaluation by Sheryl Ross.

Audrey Dieken, CC  Project 6 – Vocal Variety:  “When Guests Come to Town” unveiled a plan to entertain her cousins so well that they would plan on returning again.   Evaluation by Renee Russo.

Liz Shaw, CC Project 10 – Inspire Your Audience:  The Teddy Bear Story won our hearts and best speech with the tale motivating us not to take ourselves too seriously.  Winning evaluation by Michael Heier.

Table Topics by DJ McMurray scheduled “Letters”

  • Winner Jacquelyn Burns regaled us with her idea in letter writing
  • Karen Russ promised she would write faithfully to her far away Internet less friend
  • Rahul Iyer discussed other country’s postal service to promote a revenue stream for the US

 

Functionaries

  • Toastmaster – David DeCelles
  • Grammarian – Casey Block
  • General Evaluator – Rob McLeon
  • Timer – DeeLynn Southwick
  • Ah Counter – Karen Russ
  • Wordmaster – DJ McMurray wrote us “Correspondence.”
  • Word of Wisdom – Rahul Iyer
  • Jokemaster –

Old Business & Reports

New member induction moved to 1/26 so mentor will be available this month

Minutes moved to be accepted by Rob McLeon and seconded by DJ McMurray.

New Business

Evaluation & International  Speech Contest set for February 23rd

TLI Jan 13 at 2130 East University, Mesa

Adjourned 8:31 pm

January 5. 2016

January 5 , 2016 Maverick Club MeetinDg at Sun Valley High School – 14 in attendance

Presiding Officer Liz Shaw

Speeches

Mike Becko, CC Project 8 – Get Comfortable with Visual Aids , “Getting through the Crocs”  adjustment made using live prop when overhead screen  unavailable.  Message came through clearly!  Winning evaluation by Audrey Dieken.

Michael Heier, AC – Speaking to inform:  Project 1 – “Supernatural Powers” revealed the ancient discovery of the values of the chia seeds.   Evaluation by Rahul Iyer.

Table Topics by Michael Millan scheduled “Adventures!”

  • Rob McLeod won with his jumping into the Tarzan movies
  • Nidia took us through her adventure exploring Brazil
  • Karen Russ lead her new experience traveling the northern cold Old Country
  • Emi used her time machine to watch Genesis unfold then skipped to Anartica
  • Derrick took us to meet J.P. Morgan
  • Liz made the most of her Moon Travel Agency
  • DeeLynn took us to the Maldives
  • Pablo joined Indiana Jones as his sidekick

 

Functionaries

  • Toastmaster – Winona Fox-Petersen
  • Grammarian – Karen Russ
  • General Evaluator – Sheryl Ross
  • Timer – Casey Block
  • Ah Counter – Liz Shaw
  • Wordmaster – Pablo Rodriquez provided “Capricious.
  • Word of Wisdom – DeeLyn Southwick
  • Jokemaster – Rob McLeod

Business & Reports

New member induction moved to 1/26 so mentor will be available

Adjourned 8:21 pm