WASHINGTON, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is a schedule of upcoming luncheons at the National Press Club. Luncheon tickets are open to the public except where noted as "members and guests only." Credentialed press may cover Luncheons and Newsmakers. Events listed are subject to last-minute changes. Space may be reserved at any NPC Luncheon by calling 202-662-7501. To save time and avoid waiting in line, tickets can be paid for in advance by using a credit card or putting tickets on a house account if there is a credit card on file with the Club. Reservations are not required for Newsmakers, unless otherwise noted.
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June 30, 2011 – THIS EVENT WILL BE HELD IN THE HOLEMAN LOUNGE
NPC Members and one guest only- THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT
Gary Sinise, Oscar-nominated actor TOPIC: Mr. Sinise will announce the formation of The Gary Sinise Foundation, a charity dedicated to raising funds for charities supporting the military.
******July 1, 2011 Charles F. Bolden Jr., Administrator, NASA with special guest, Astronaut Mark Kelly TOPIC: Bolden will discussAmerica's continued commitment to leadership in human spaceflight and also speak about NASA's plans to extend human presence beyond low-Earth orbit.
July 13, 2011 Ted Leonsis, Owner, The Washington Capitals and Washington Wizards TOPIC: TBD
July 15, 2011 Tim Armstrong, Chairman and CEO, AOL and Arianna Huffington, President and Editor in Chief, The Huffington Post TOPIC: TBD
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