Thursday, March 23, 2017,
11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.,
137 E. Wells St., Milwaukee.
MILWAUKEE – The Milwaukee Press Club will present a Newsmaker Luncheon on Thursday, March 23, 2017, featuring Mark Shapiro, president and chief executive officer of the Harry & Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center of Milwaukee.
The public is invited to attend the event from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at the Newsroom Pub in downtown Milwaukee at 137 E. Wells St.
Shapiro, who has been president and CEO of the Milwaukee JCC since 2009, has been at the center of the JCC’s response to the numerous bomb threats in recent weeks. Shapiro will talk about the impact the threats have had on the facility and how the JCC is moving forward.
Shapiro will be interviewed by a panel of Milwaukee journalists and also will take questions from the audience.
The Milwaukee Press Club’s Newsmaker Luncheon Series is sponsored by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.
The Milwaukee Press Club presents the Newsmaker Luncheons to shed light on issues of the day. The public is invited to attend the luncheons. The cost to attend is $20 for MPC members, $25 for non-members and $15 for students. Lunch is included. Seating is limited. Advanced registration and payment are required and may be done online at www.milwaukeepressclub.org. Checks may be mailed to the MPC at PO Box 176, North Prairie, WI 53153-0176. Cancellations will be accepted up to 48 hours in advance for a full refund.
Special thanks to the Safe House/Newsroom Pub, home of the Milwaukee Press Club, for hosting the Newsmaker Luncheon Series. Think of the Newsroom Pub for your next private party! MPC members can book a room at no charge. The Newsroom Pub has FREE wireless internet service compliments of the Safe House.