National Press Club

NPC Luncheon with Kathleen Turner, actress

NPC Luncheon with Kathleen Turner, actress

September 6, 2012 12:30 PM

Location: Ballroom

This event is open only to members of The National Press Club & their guests.

Kathleen Turner, iconic film and stage star and chair of Planned Parenthood's Board of Advocates, will discuss reproductive rights and the state of women's health at a National Press Club luncheon on Thursday, Sept. 6.

Turner will be in Washington, D.C., from late August through October, performing as a rabble-rousing journalist in “Red Hot Patriot: The Kick-Ass Wit of Molly Ivins” at Arena Stage.

Lunch will be served at 12:30 p.m., with Turner's remarks beginning at 1 p.m. A question-and-answer session will follow until at 2 p.m.

The luncheon is open to NPC members and their guests only. Tickets cost $19 for members and $30 for guests of members. To reserve tickets, send an e-mail to or call 202-662-7501. Tickets must be paid for at time of

Members wishing to attend the VIP reception must RSVP 48 hours before the luncheon event by emailing Please write the name of the speaker and the date of luncheon in the subject line. This email will be your confirmation and you will not receive a call back or a confirmation. Space may be limited for some receptions. Members may invite up to 2 guests to the VIP reception. For more information on Luncheon VIP reception policies click here.

To submit a question in advance, put TURNER in the subject line and email to before 10 a.m. on the day of the luncheon