National Press Club

Blogging and RSS Classes; $15 Each

January 19, 2010 | By Beth Shankle | bshankle@press.org

Blogging and RSS classes will be offered Friday, Feb. 19, in the 13th floor Bloomberg Center for Electronic Journalism next to the library.

Each class is one hour. The fee is $15 per class for NPC members and $25 per class for non-members. Pay by credit card, check, or member account. Sign up for one or both.

9:30 to 10:30 am – Basics of Blogging

11 to Noon – Build Your Own Newsstand (using RSS)

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Please Attend Annual Club Meeting, Noon Jan. 15

January 14, 2010 | By Myron Belkind, Club Secretary | myron.belkind@verizon.net

The annual membership meeting is at noon Friday, Jan. 15, in the ballroom. Alan Bjerga will take office as the Club's 103rd president.

President Donna Leinwand will be covering the tragedy in Haiti and unable to recap the year, but other officers will review the Club's operations of the past year.

A sandwich buffet will be served. No reservations are required, and the meeting is open to all Club members.

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Please Attend Annual Club Meeting, Noon Jan. 15

January 14, 2010 | By Myron Belkind, Club Secretary | myron.belkind@verizon.net

The annual membership meeting is at noon Friday, Jan. 15, in the ballroom. Alan Bjerga will take office as the Club's 103rd president.

President Donna Leinwand will be covering the tragedy in Haiti and unable to recap the year, but other officers will review the Club's operations of the past year.

A sandwich buffet will be served. No reservations are required, and the meeting is open to all Club members.

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Club Closed Monday

January 13, 2010

The Club will be closed Monday, Jan. 18, in obervance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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Club Closed Monday

January 13, 2010

The Club will be closed Monday, Jan. 18, in obervance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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Pub Quiz, 7 pm Jan. 14

January 12, 2010

The next Pub Quiz is at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 14, in the Truman Lounge.

Hosted by the Young Members Committee, Pub Quiz offers an evening of mind-bending trivia, good company, and fun prizes. There's no need to sign up prior to the event, but please keep teams limited to 6 people.

For questions, please email Evan Sweetman at ecsweetman@gmail.com.

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YM Happy Hour, 7 pm Jan. 25

January 12, 2010 | By Evan Sweetman | ecsweetman@gmail.com

Join the Young Members Committee for a special happy hour meeting at 7 pm. Monday, Jan. 25, in the McClendon Room. This Young Members-only event is a chance to share in the excitement of the New Year and hear about what the committee is planning to do for you. Every young member will receive a free drink ticket and a raffle ticket for an exciting prize.

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YM Happy Hour, 7 pm Jan. 25

January 12, 2010 | By Evan Sweetman | ecsweetman@gmail.com

Join the Young Members Committee for a special happy hour meeting at 7 pm. Monday, Jan. 25, in the McClendon Room. This Young Members-only event is a chance to share in the excitement of the New Year and hear about what the committee is planning to do for you. Every young member will receive a free drink ticket and a raffle ticket for an exciting prize.

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Pub Quiz, 7 pm Jan. 14

January 12, 2010

The next Pub Quiz is at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 14, in the Truman Lounge.

Hosted by the Young Members Committee, Pub Quiz offers an evening of mind-bending trivia, good company, and fun prizes. There's no need to sign up prior to the event, but please keep teams limited to 6 people.

For questions, please email Evan Sweetman at ecsweetman@gmail.com.

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RSVP for Books & Brunch Scoop Jan. 16

January 11, 2010

“Scoop,” Evelyn Waugh’s satirical classic about journalism, will be discussed at Books & Brunch at noon Saturday, Jan. 16.

The event coincides with DC Restaurant Week, so participants will be able to enjoy the traditional brunch selections and also special prices for lunch.

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