Lagoon Meeting #259
The Lagoon Meeting #259 was held on the 2nd Jan 2012 and started on time at 7.30 PM @ RAYAN Hotel Sharjah.
The opening was done by dedicated Web Master , TM Abdul Ravoof who authentically announced club mission and called the meeting to order. The presidential address was done by TM Moh’d. Rafi Humayun, highlighted the importance of prepared and energetic Toastmasters meetings as a new year resolution.
Our new member MTM Shurooq AlBanna was TMoD, on her role as MC presented the theme of the day: “A Legend” on her opening message inspired life histories of Legends and reminiscences of great warriors, which was followed the introduction of three Guests.
The word of the day was introduced by TM Mathew P Mathews “ARDENT” meaning, characterized by intense emotion, strong enthusiasm; passionate; dedicated and the word was used 10 times during the meeting.
The warm up Round Robin session was very interesting in which all participated to define “Torture”.
There were 3 prepared speeches
P3 project by TM Muraleedharan Punnamanna, on ”Change our attitude” & two P4 by TM Zakir Hussain on “Body Mechanics” & TM Sajith Kroth on “Real-life Heroes”
General Evaluator was our Father of Lagoon TM M K Rajan, who introduced other evaluators namely Evaluating TM Muraleedharan Punnamanna was MTM Raham Sithara; Evaluating TM Zakhir Hussain was TM Balakrishnan Nambiar and Evaluating TM Sajith Kroth was TM Mohammed Rashid .
The Table Topics session was conducted by veteran TM Loy Machedo in which 5 members and 1 guest participated.
The silent role players were TM Nataraj – Timer, Photo Master: TM Abdul Ravoof, Grammarian: TM Narasimham, Ah Counter: TM Ashraf and Joke Master TM Zakir Hussain.
Best speaker Award – TM Zakhir Hussain.
Best Evaluator Award – TM Mohammed Rashid.
Best Table Topic speaker Award – Dr Balan Vijay Kumar
Meeting concluded at 9.45 PM