National Press Club

Irish Embassy Night 6:30 pm March 3; RSVPs Required

February 3, 2010 | By Myron Belkind |

Club members are invited to a reception at the Embassy of Ireland from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 3.

Ambassador Michael Collins will provide a briefing on recent developments in Ireland and on relations with the United States.

Club members are familiar with some popular legacies of Ireland, including a drink called Guinness, locally distilled whiskeys that are equally well known and wave after wave of emigrants to America who have been a bedrock of American politics and government.

The Irish Embassy is at 2234 Massachusetts Avenue, NW.

To reserve, phone the Press Club reservations line at 202-662-7501 or e-mail Pat Nelson at . Include your name and Press Club number. Each member may bring one guest.