Monday Quarterback luncheons – a 20-20 hindsight of the previous weeks’ editorials and news topics – arranged by Alina Macneal and hosted by a rotation of members 12:30pm-1:45pm.
Thursday Roundtable lunch: guest speakers present a wide range of topics, followed by discussion: 12:30pm-1:45pm. (every other week)
Past Recorded Events:
Recent events are listed below. To view other event recordings, beginning with October 2020, scroll down to Current Events, click on a month and scroll down to the event of interest.
Jan 13 – Speaker is Tom Carroll His topic—Bicycles Then and Now: Wheeling Along Through History to a Very Popular Present. Play Event
Feb 3 – Speaker is Robert Berry: His topic—Seeing Ulysses: Word into Image. Play Event
Feb 10 – Speaker is Steven Ujifusa: His topic—Yankee Merchants and Vessels of the China Trade: Barons of the Sea. Play Event
Feb 17 – Speaker is Gus Foucher, Chief Economist at PNC Financial Group: His topic—A Booster Shot of Information on the Economy. Play Event
Feb 24 – Speaker is Dan Rottenberg, His topic—Education of a Journalist based on his just published professional memoir. Play Event
March 3 – Speaker is Innmate Marc Kittner, His topic—Antartica and the Atacama Desert: Through the Lens. Play Event
March 10 – Speakers are former Philadelphia Inquirer editor Bill Marimow and Innmate Dan Rottenberg. Their topic—A More Perfect Union: The Inquirer Examines Founding Ideals and Institutional Realities, Starting with Itself. Play Event
March 24 – Speaker is Cyndi Reed Richards, Her topic—Bridging the Big Divides: Inside Out, Sid by Side. Play Event
April 14 – Speaker is Michael Levy, His topic—Cyberlaw: Privacy Rights in Our Digital Age. Play Event
April 21 – Speakers are Ann de forest and Mickey Herr, Their topic—Is Walking a Subversive Act? Play Event
April 28 – Speaker is Esther Hornik, Her topic—Charlotte Cushman: The Philanthropic Legacy of America’s First Celebrity Actress. Play Event
Club dinners: Dinners generally are held on the first Thursday and third Friday of the month: Cocktails at 5:30pm, speaker at 6:15pm, dinner at 7pm.
January: Annual Business Meeting of the general membership followed by the J. William White Dinner with toasts to Dr. White, our founder, as well as to first president S. Weir Mitchell and to Benjamin Franklin (on an evening closest to Benjamin Franklin’s birthday, January 17th).
Summer: Picnic usually at the home of an Innmate.
December: Holiday Lunch, featuring Fish House Punch, beginning at 11:30am.