Yamba Yabbies held meeting No. 232 Monday September 4 with Joy as Toastmaster and Spring the theme chosen. ‘Accolade’ was the word of the night given by Grammarian Jeanette and used extensively during the meeting. Jan was Timer.
In the Speech Segment, Alister spoke from Competent Communicator Manual Speech No. 3 - Get to the point - titled ‘The four Loves of CS Lewis’. Alister is a competent speaker and he told us the 4 loves - Storge -Natural Affection, Phillia friendship/brotherly love, Eros - single attraction and Agape - God’s love. It was a very interesting delivery. A small business meeting was held prior to Pam’s speech from Advanced Manual - Humorously Speaking and titled ‘Swimsuits’. Pam and Alister evaluated each other with very helpful hints.
Noel gave us a Book Review on Peter Watt’s books of which he had every copy. He explained in depth what the books covered in the life of, the McIntosh and Duffie families.
Pam was Table Topics Master and used ‘spring’ for the theme. Speakers were Genevieve, Jan, Joy, Noel, Jeanette and Alister. Jeanette and Pam did the evaluations.
Yamba Yabbies 10 year Anniversary will be held at Yamba Bowling Club September 23, commencing with morning tea at 9am at a cost of $20. Any past members who have not yet received an invite, please phone Jan if you can attend and partners are all welcome. Please confirm numbers by September 18 for catering purposes.
Pam and Alister will be representing our Club in Ballina on September 30 in the upcoming speech contest.
Meetings are held 1st and 3rd Mondays at Yamba Bowling Club commencing 7pm sharp and visitors are always welcome. Contact Jan on 6645 1266 or check out Facebook.