Meeting Summaries

If you’re wondering what you can expect at City Women Speakers meetings read our meeting summaries.  

Meeting Summary – 13 May

To City Women Speakers This was our 4th virtual meeting and it was just as well we didn’t hold it in our traditional Board Room environment as it would have been a case of “standing room only”.  We had 21 members, including our newest member, Rachel, plus 5...

Meeting Summary: 22 July 2020

Dear Toasties and lovely guests, Super to see you all at our meeting this evening. Updates, Actions, Opportunities 1. Members: thank you for completing the Members' Survey that Aga sent out. If you haven't yet and you'd like to, please check the WhatsApp group for the...

Meeting Summary – 8 July 2020

Dear Toasties, Lovely to see all who attended our meeting this evening. If you couldn't make it, you were missed! Actions & Opportunities 1. Club Officer Training is being run by our new Area Director Jacqueline Omoregie, on Sunday 26th July, from approx 9am -...

Meeting Report (not a “summary”) – 24 June

Meeting Report (not a “summary”) – 24 June

24 June 2020 Summer Party! The Word of the Day sun-drenched was an apt description for the glorious evening of our Annual Summer Party. From members’ webcams we could see windows open, electric fans whirling, hand-fans in action and red faces as the wonderful summer...

Meeting Summary – 10 June 2020

What an INTREPID bunch we were at the latest meeting!  21 Members and 7 Guests zoomed into our lounge rooms/spare rooms ….and even what looked to be someone dialling in from a bathroom – that was a first! Eve was the latest member to brave the role...

Meeting Summary – 27 May 2020

To City Women Speakers This was a meeting of many “firsts”: Kiran was flawless in her first time as being the virtual ToastmasterArmelle delivered her first Icebreaker speechJenny attended her first CWS as a member (welcome to the club, Jenny)Rachel took on her first...

Speeches in Antarctica by Rowena Griffiths

Speeches in Antarctica by Rowena Griffiths

Last December, I was lucky enough to achieve the goal of a lifetime and book a trip to the Antarctica. I planned to keep a diary of this extraordinary expedition and then I thought it would be fun to view it through the prism of a Toastmaster. There were to be lots of...

Meeting Summary – 29 April 2020

This was our 3rd virtual meeting and the 2nd one with guests in attendance.  We had guests from 4 other Toastmaster clubs; Bank Speakers, PMI Toastmasters, Surbiton Speakers and UAE Ladies Toastmasters plus we had 3 or 4 others who are interested in...

Meeting Summary – 15 April 2020

15 April was the club’s second Zoom meeting and I am happy to report that it was another success.  The committee put into action newly learned tricks such as using the CoHost and the Waiting Room features and discovered how helpful it is for the hosts to be alerted to...

Meeting Summary: 1 April 2020

To City Women Speakers Club News: · Congratulations to Sin who claimed ​First Place​ at last week’s L56 Evaluation Contest. Sin goes on to represent our Club and Area L56 at Division L’s contest 17 April, 2020· On the subject of Division L’s Contest: We need...