You’re invited! Join Akron Press Club at the Goodyear blimp hangar Sept. 16!

Are you an Akron Press Club Member? Do you want to become one?

Join the Akron Press Club for a special member and prospective member event at Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company’s Wingfoot Lake Base on Wednesday, Sept. 16 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at 841 Wingfoot Lake Road in Suffield.
Go behind the scenes at the 1917-built facility to see and learn about Goodyear’s latest airship under construction. Chat with Ed Ogden, Goodyear airship PR specialist and historian, take a walk through the facility’s gallery corridor of historic blimp photos dating from 1911, and gather with colleagues for light refreshments.

Admission is free to Akron Press Club members and only $10 for prospective members. Prospective members who join the Akron Press Club during the event can apply their $10 admission fee toward their yearly membership fee: $50/year individual, $40/year retiree and $15/year student. Membership renewals will also be accepted that evening.

BONUS: Membership purchased or renewed at this event covers Sept. 16-Dec. 31, 2015, and all of 2016!

Plus: Enter your auction bid for a Goodyear blimp ride! All proceeds benefit Akron Press Club scholarship recipients.

Event & Registration Details

Program: Member & Prospective Member Event
Date: Wednesday, Sept. 16
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Place: Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company’s Wingfoot Lake Base at 841 Wingfoot Lake Road, Suffield.
• FREE for current Akron Press Club Members
• $10 for prospective members, which can be applied to your yearly membership fee of $50 for individuals/$40 for retirees/$15 students
RSVP Today. Contact Lianne Fowler, Akron Press Club administrator, at 330-552-8860 or Cash or check only accepted day of event.

Akron Press Club cancellation policy: Cancellation requests must be received no later than 48 hours before the event. After that time, there will be no refunds and an invoice will be issued for payment.

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