Lagoon Meeting #272


Lagoon’s 272st meeting was held on the 2nd July 2012, after the ALTTS (Additional Lagoon Table Topics Session) by TM Biswaranjan.

The Induction of new Ex-Com was initiated by TM Balan Vijay Kumar.

Meeting opening was done by SAA , TM Divya Nair who announced club mission and called the meeting. The presidential address was done by our new president in office TM Santhosh Kumar. He handed over the podium to the TMOD, immediate past president TM Chandrasekhar Rao who opened the meeting with his life experience of winning a lottery of Rs 50 and being lucky, there by made the theme of the meeting “Begin”.

There were 6 guests who introduced themselves.

The word of the Day “HARBINJER” meaning one who preaches,, was introduced by TM MK Rajan and the word was used for 31 times during the meeting.

The Round Robin Session by TM Praveen was attended by all present on life beginning scenarios of once.

There were 4 prepared speeches along with the DTAC champion speech from champion speaker TM Sam Kodieh.

Speech 1: DTAC International Award winning speech “Time Line” by TM Sam Kodieh.  Evaluated by TM Dr. Balan Vijay Kumar.

Speech 2: P7 “Ultimate Survival tale” by TM George. Evaluated by TM Mathew P. Mathews.

Speech 3: ACB-1 “How to sell” by TM Reghunath. Evaluated by TM Md Rashid.

Speech 4: P4 “The great expectation” by MTM Shurooq. Evaluated by MTM Jessie.

Speech 5: ACB-1 “Toast” by MTM Sunitha Nair. Evaluated by MTM Wafa Al Naki.

General Evaluation done by our Division-J Governor TM Ram Kumar.

The silent role players were
Timer- TM Tom Dasan
Ah Counter- TM Jagdish Rao
Grammarian- TM Prabhakar
Fine Timer- TM Nataraj
Joke Master- TM Kader

The Best Evaluator was MTM Jessie D’Souza.

The Best Table Topics (Our own guest) TM Shailesh.

The Best Speaker was MTM Shurooq.

The meeting concluded at 10.15 PM.

Photos courtesy TM Sailesh
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  1. Landmark meeting by a Landmark Toastmaster during a Landmark Session.

  2. sailesh
    Sailesh says:

    Really great to meet all after so long and feel the love! Really energized me and hope to be a guest some more times over the coming months schedule permitting.
    Please correct the WOD spelling above to ‘Harbinger’…

  3. sekhar
    Chandrasekhar Rao says:

    We missed you Loy. Your presence would have added more fun to the meeting.

    Sailesh filled in your absence with his humour. Sailesh question to SAM was very funny.

    Overall the meeting went of excellently. All the speakers were very god and evaluators gave a good feedback. Kader, the joke master was at his best.

    I enjoyed every min of the meeting. 272 remains in my heart.

  4. Santhosh.kumar
    Santhosh says:

    From start to finish everything was excellent in this meeting setting very high standard for the meetings to follow. Thanks Chandra and all role players.

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