Category Archives: Events

Take a ride on the Goodyear blimp!

The Akron Press Club is holding a silent auction for a Goodyear Wingfoot One Blimp ride for two passengers, to be used between summer 2016 and September 2017. Proceeds from the auction will support scholarships awarded to college communication students … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Events, Speakers | Leave a comment

Ted Strickland to speak at Press Club January 25

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Ted Strickland will speak at the Akron Press Club on Monday, January 25. Lunch will be at 11:45 a. m., and the program will follow. There will be the opportunity for questions. This event is co-sponsored … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Events, Speakers | Leave a comment

Akron General’s Stover and Cleveland Clinic’s Cosgrove to speak at Press Club Feb. 2

Akron General Health System CEO Dr. Thomas “Tim” Stover and Cleveland Clinic CEO Dr. Toby Cosgrove will speak at the Akron Press Club on Tuesday, February 2. Lunch will be at 11:45 a.m., and the program will follow. There will … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Events, Speakers | Leave a comment

P.G. Sittenfeld to speak at Press Club December 4

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate P.G. Sittenfeld will speak at the Akron Press Club on Friday, December 4. Lunch will be at 11:45 a. m., and the program will follow. There will be the opportunity for questions. This event is co-sponsored … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Events, Speakers | Leave a comment

Akron Press Club Book Sale

The annual Akron Press Club book sale will be Saturday, Nov. 14 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Quaker Station on the campus of the University of Akron. The sale provides a wonderful opportunity to buy new and gently … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Events | Leave a comment

Scott Scarborough to speak at Press Club Nov. 18

University of Akron President Scott Scarborough will speak at the Akron Press Club on Wednesday, November 18. Lunch will be at 11:45 a. m., and the program will follow. There will be the opportunity of questions. Dr. Scarborough became the … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Events, Speakers | Leave a comment

Democratic and Republican Akron mayoral candidates will debate October 13

The Democratic and Republican candidates facing off in the November election for Akron mayor will participate in a debate to be presented by the Akron Press Club on Tuesday, October 13, 2015, at the University of Akron’s Quaker Station. The … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Events, Speakers | Leave a comment

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 … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Events, Speakers | Leave a comment

Scott Scarborough to speak at Press Club Nov. 18

University of Akron President Scott Scarborough will speak at the Akron Press Club on Wednesday, November 18. Lunch will be at 11:45 a. m., and the program will follow. There will be the opportunity of questions. Dr. Scarborough became the … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Events, Speakers | Leave a comment

Candidates accept Akron Press Club invitation for mayoral debate August 19

The three Democratic candidates in the Akron mayoral primary will participate in a debate to be presented by the Akron Press Club on Wednesday, August 19, at the University of Akron’s Quaker Station. The debate is co-sponsored by the League … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements, Events, Speakers | Leave a comment