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October 18, 2017 – Miracles

James D. was the Toastmaster of the day.  He started the meeting with a story of TJ, an 11 year old boy who had a tumor in brain.  “Make a Wish”, a non-profit organization he involved in asked artist to … Continue reading

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Oct. 4, 2017 – Base Camp Training and Roads to Recovery

Daena L. our VP of Education opened the meeting to announce Base Camp Training that will be held Monday October 9 or Friday October 13 at Argosy University 4th Fl. Maui Room. Training will be conducted by Willie J. Pathways … Continue reading

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September 27, 2017 – School Spirit

Our DBA President James S. had a theme of School Spirit and showed us his most expensive football and his name on a paver at the new Colorado State Stadium that opened this year. He encouraged the members to show … Continue reading

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September 20, 2017 – Costume Tips and Tricks

Rebecca W. was our Toastmaster of the Day and had a theme of “Costume Tips and Tricks.” Rebecca overviews costume ideas for Halloween for people pets, and group themes. Pam R. gave our Inspiration to mentoring other new TM club … Continue reading

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September 13, 2017 – Pathways

Jason Baguio, TM Ambassador and Willie Jones, TM Guide for Hawaii District 49 Pathways conducted a workshop that covered the new Pathways Program for Toastmasters that replaced our normal DBA TM meeting Agenda. Jason B. our first speaker introduced the … Continue reading

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September 6, 2017 – How To Stop Procrastinating

Brian T. was our Toastmaster of the Day and Set a Theme “Procrastination”. Procrastinators are easily distracted and dwell in the areas of fun and enjoyment while the time to work is being lost. Until they panic and then work … Continue reading

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August 30, 2017 – Embarassing Moments

Don B. Was our Toastmaster of the Day and he set a theme of embarrassing moments. Wen H. Our grammarian set the word of the day as “Ignominius” which is defined as shameful or disgraceful. Our first speaker was Pam … Continue reading

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August 23, 2017 – Habits

Today’s theme is “Habits”.  Adelina Yim is today’s Toastmaster.  She started the meeting with an introduction of benefits of good morning routines.  Morning routines are important and give you momentum and energy.  Benjamin Franklin has recorded his habits. He got … Continue reading

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August 2, 2017 – Favorite Moments of Last Week

James S. called our meeting to order and introduced Leslie K. our Toastmaster of the Day. Leslie had set a theme of “My Favorite Moments of the Last Week.” DBA Members were asked to share what their favorite moments from … Continue reading

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July 19, 2017 – Efficiency

James S. opened the meeting that had a theme of “Efficiency” hosted by toastmaster of the day -William S. Toastmaster Willie Credited Daena L. who skillfully helped make sure the meeting roles were confirmed and  filled in advance for the meeting. … Continue reading

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