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40th Anniversary Banquet

The Akron Press Club will hold a 40th anniversary banquet on Nov. 12, 2011, at the Martin Center. It will be an excellent opportunity for past and present members to connect (or reconnect) and celebrate 40 years of the Akron … Continue reading

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Summer Recess

The May 5 appearance by Keep America Beautiful President and CEO Matthew McKenna concludes the Akron Press Club speaker series for this season. We will break for summer and pick up again in the fall for what promises to be … Continue reading

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Jay Gershen to speak April 19

Northeastern Ohio Universities Colleges of Medicine and Pharmacy President Dr. Jay Gershen will speak at the Akron Press Club’s luncheon on Tuesday, April 19, at the University of Akron’s Martin Center. There will be the opportunity for questions following the … Continue reading

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State of the county address

Summit County Executive Russ Pry will give his annual state of the County address Friday, Feb. 18 at the John S. Knight Center in downtown Akron. There will be an opportunity for questions following the speech. This annual speech is … Continue reading

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David James to speak Feb. 3

Superintendent David James will discuss the state of Akron schools at the Akron Press Club’s luncheon on Thursday, Feb. 3, at the University of Akron’s Martin Center. There will be the opportunity for questions following the speech. This will be … Continue reading

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Sheldon Ocker to speak Jan. 13

Join us for a chance to talk a little baseball during Akron’s January chill. Akron Beacon Journal sports writer Sheldon Ocker will speak at the Akron Press Club’s luncheon on Thursday, Jan. 13, at the University of Akron’s Martin Center. … Continue reading

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Stan Austin to speak Dec. 17

Cuyahoga Valley National Park Superintendent Stan Austin will speak at the Akron Press Club’s luncheon on Friday, Dec. 17, at the University of Akron’s Martin Center. There will be the opportunity for questions following the speech. Austin, 52, became the … Continue reading

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Panel to discuss arts in Akron Nov. 16

A panel will discuss arts in the Akron community at the Akron Press Club’s luncheon on Tuesday, Nov. 16, at the University of Akron’s Martin Center. There will be the opportunity for questions from the audience during the discussion. The … Continue reading

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