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Last week to apply to participate in National Press Club Book Fair & Author's Night

The region’s premier holiday book event, the 39th National Press Club Book Fair & Author's Night to be held Friday, Nov. 18, is accepting applications through 5 p.m., Friday, Sept. 30.

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Learn how to stay safe, plan your foreign reporting trip at NPC panel, Sept. 29 at 6:30 p.m.

Planning your first foreign reporting trip is a serious logistical task.

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Toastmasters meets Monday, Sept. 26, 7p.m. in NPC's McClendon Room

Practice different speaking styles –- extemporaneous and planned, humorous and serious –- and develop your leadership skills at Toastmasters at the National Press Club.

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Introducing the John Cosgrove Members' Lounge

John Cosgrove is an institution at the National Press Club.

Serving as president in 1961, and as an active member since 1949, most -- if not all -- of our Press Club family know and admire Mr. Cosgrove.

Cosgrove often speaks of how President John F. Kennedy came to his Press Club inaugural, where Cosgrove was sworn into office by Chief Justice Earl Warren. When you inevitably note how amazing it was that President Kennedy came to his swearing in, Cosgrove is known to deadpan: “Well, I went to his.”

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