May 24, 2016 Maverick Club Meeting

May 24, 2016 Maverick Club Meeting at Sun Valley High School – 16 in attendance

Presiding Officer Liz S

Theme: “Hail to the Class of 2016”

Speeches

Michael H2, CC Project 1 Ice Breaker – “Hello My Name is…” gave a blitzkrieg smattering of his life including family members, locations and favorite girl.  Evaluation by DeeLynn S.

Rahul I, AC Interpersonal Communication Project 1 Conversing with Ease “Welcome  to the Vatican”  included a role play with Paul demonstrating the 4 levels.  Evaluation by Sheryl R.

Liz S, CC Project Persuade with Power – “Do You Want to Feel Better?” taught us in this winning speech the reason why we needed inflammation for healing.  Evaluated winningly by Emi B.

Table Topics brought by Rob M on Valedictorian graduation speeches (from REAL colleges)

  • Casey’s college specialized in music
  • Blair’s winning topic matriculated the Poultry
  • Kay’s college courses included business to help keep track of that cannabis

Guest – Scott, Rosie & Blair

Functionaries

  • Toastmaster – Michael H1
  • Grammarian – Angel Y
  • General Evaluator – Pablo Rodriquez
  • Timer – Casey B
  • Ah Counter – Kay D
  • Wordmaster – Paul F graduated us into “matriculate”
  • Word of Wisdom – Sheryl R
  • Jokemaster – Casey B

Old Business & Reports

Great report from Tempe’s Spring Conference with Michael voted in as Club Growth, Rob receiving his DTM and audience tears from Liz S International Speech.

New Business

Canceled EC meeting to reschedule later

Adjourned 8:30 pm

May 17, 2016 Maverick Club Meeting

May 17, 2016 Maverick Club Meeting at Sun Valley High School – 18 in attendance

Presiding Officer Liz S

Theme: “Summer Vacations”

Speeches

Angel Y, CC Project 1 Ice Breaker – “Building Project Angel” .  Evaluated by Karen R.

Michael H, CC Project 4 How to Say It “Scars” shared a personal growth tale about a wounds that can impede our happiness.  Winning evaluation by Michael M.

Pablo R, CC Project 5 Your Body Speaks – “R.O.C.K. in the USA” taught us in this winning speech the beginning steps of playing the guitar.  Evaluated by Renee R.

Table Topics brought by Paul F on summer vacationing

  • Alan described the initiation of young men in Africa of wearing a metal glove and killing the lion
  • DeeLynn talked about what made a camping trip enjoyable – who you are with and what you brought that made the trip comfortable.
  • Matt shared the emotions from his African trip to Aides camps
  • Winona joked about the popular vacation destinations that father took them to and drove by

Guest – Matt C

Functionaries

  • Toastmaster – Rob M
  • Grammarian – DeeLynn S
  • General Evaluator – Sheryl R
  • Timer – Liz S
  • Ah Counter – Winona F-P
  • Wordmaster – Rahul I brought us “canicule”
  • Word of Wisdom – Emi B
  • Jokemaster – Liz S

Old Business & Reports

New Business

Canceled EC meeting to reschedule later

Adjourned 8:30 pm

May 10, 2016 Maverick Club Report

May 10, 2016 Maverick Club Meeting at Sun Valley High School – 21 in attendance

Presiding Officer Liz S

Theme: “National Smile Month”

Speeches

Casey B, CC Project 10 Inspire Your Audience – “Never Underestimate the Power of Kindness, giving and Positivity” gave us some winning tips on making life more enjoyable through great antedotes.  Evaluated by Raul I.

Renee R, AC Storytelling  Project 1 The Touching Story “Joshua ” shared a character growth tale about a grandson.  Winning evaluation by Sheryl R.

Table Topics brought by Michael M

  • Rob M smiling over coke even declaring it was older than him
  • Winning tt by Michael H saving his biggest smile for the future – wedding coming up & Hall of Fame inductions!
  • Angel’s Y huge smile shown while she discussed the challenge of smiling
  • Mike B challenged us with does it really take more muscles to frown than smile?
  • Given the choice of types of smiles Emi recalled her son crying in the back seat of car “just for practice!”

Guests – Eric

Functionaries

  • Toastmaster – Paul F
  • Grammarian – Liz S
  • General Evaluator – Audrey D
  • Timer – Kay D
  • Ah Counter – Emi B
  • Wordmaster – Karen R brought us “pollyanna”
  • Word of Wisdom – Angel Y
  • Jokemaster – Mike H

Old Business & Reports

New Business

 

Adjourned 8:20 pm

May 3, 2016 Maverick Club Report

May 3, 2016 Maverick Club Meeting at Sun Valley High School – 20 in attendance

Presiding Officer Liz S

Theme: “May Day Baskets”

Speeches

Paul F, CC Project 2 Organize your Speech – “Help Someone in Pain, but Don’t be a Pain” gave us some tips on making hospital visits more enjoyable.  Evaluated by Pablo R.

Rob M, AC Speaking to Inform  Project 1 Informative Speech “The KKK ” brought us kefir, kombucha and kraut as fantastic health promoters.  Evaluation by Michael M.

Emi B, Better Speaker Series Impromtu Speaking encouraged us with the tips for ease in speaking Table Topics.  Winning evaluation by Winona F-P.

Table Topics brought by Audrey D

  • Angel “I’m not ready for this” talked about the May Day basket
  • Kay D made herself a May Day basket “Because nobody else gave me one.”
  • Renee talked about the topic, but I missed it writing notes!

Guests – Alan H who then joined and Eula M, Bryce G, Brad S, and Greg

Functionaries

  • Toastmaster – Rahul I
  • Grammarian – Sheryl R
  • General Evaluator – Casey B
  • Timer – Michael H
  • Ah Counter – Liz Z
  • Wordmaster – Renee R brought us “significance”
  • Word of Wisdom – Mike B
  • Jokemaster – Karen R

Old Business & Reports

New Business

Rob M motioned for vote to accept Alan as new member. Winona seconded.

Next term Nominations: President – Michael M, Mentoring – Casey B, Treasurer – Liz, Secretary – Emi, Sargeant of Arms – Rahul, Publications – Mike B, Membership – Winona.  Kay moved to accept list and Pablo H seconded.

Adjourned 8:30 pm