Meeting #17: Roses & Angpows (22nd February 2018)

Give Table Topics a creative twist!

Dinesh Jayabalan conducted a fun & creative table topics session during our #17 club meeting. Future Table Topic Master can keep it as a reference to make your table topics session an extraordinary entertaining session!

First of all, let’s look at the rules set by the Table Topic Master: 20180222_200216 1. Brave souls who volunteered themselves will be given a story to tell.

2. 30 seconds after his or her speech, the participant will be shown an image.

3.The participants need to incorporate the image into his or her story.

The rules increase the difficulty and unpredictability of a table topic to yet another level. It tested the spontaneity and creativity of participants to be able to quickly modify their speech in order to incorporate the image into their story.

The winner of the day, Niez did something that truly tickled the audiences. He was given a situation as below: “Pick someone from the crowd and demonstrate to us how would you propose to your loved one.”

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He then got down on one knee to confess his love to one of the guests in the meeting.20180222_201033The confession got juicier and funnier when “50 shades Darker” was shown on the screen!

Everyone basically rolled-on-the-floor-laughing after watching his & the guest’s splendid performance on stage! Well Done Niez!

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Cheers,

Christine Choong

Secretary of Sunway Toastmasters Club

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Social Activity #2 Chinese New Year Dinner!

Sunway Toastmasters Club organizes Chinese New Year reunion dinner with our fellow members every year. This year, we had it in Esquire Kitchen, Sunway Pyramid.

The dinner began with tossing the  “Yee Sang”- a chinese-styled salad mixed with raw salmon, nuts, jelly fish, & different colors of crunch. It is believed that the act of tossing the “Yee Sang” while simultaneously chanting wishes and blessings  can bring good luck and fortune to the tossers.

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Thanks to all members and EXCOs who attended this reunione dinner. It was indeed an enjoyable gathering full of laughters and personal stories, and we feel much closer to each others after the get-together!

In Sunway Toastmasters Club, other than learning about public speaking and leadership skills from each other, we also wish to foster close relationship between our members. By organizing different social activities, we hope  to encourage our members to feel at ease in this big Sunway Toastmasters Family and be comfortable to expose own strengths and weaknesses so that everyone in the family is able to learn faster and better from each other.

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Last but not least, the EXCOs of Sunway Toastmasters Club wish everyone a prosperous year ahead! Gong Xi Fa Cai!

Cheers,

Christine

Secretary of Sunway Toastmasters Club

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Social Activity #1 : Hiking at Bukit Gasing

On top of our regular club meetings, Sunway Toastmasters Club also organize fun & engaging social activities from time to time to create bonds and happy memories amongst our members.

Starting off 2018 with the goal of being more fit & healthy, the Vice President of Membership for Sunway Toastmasters Club, Hui Jen, organized the 1st social activity of 2018 — a hiking event at Bukit Gasing yesterday. Please scroll down to see some of the happy pictures taken during the hike!

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We truly appreciate Hui Jen & all the members (and guests) who woke up early in a Saturday morning just to make this social event a success! We had a great bonding session together and we got to know each other in a deeper level!

Stay tuned to more social gathering events this year!

 

Cheers,

Christine

Secretary of Sunway Toastmasters Club

 

 

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