April 22 Lunch Is Cancelled,
Awards Dinner Moved to Sept.

The coronavirus crisis has forced some unavoidable changes onto our upcoming calendar. Please take note. The revisions listed below are, of course, subject to change, depending upon future developments. Any new modifications will be relayed to you in a timely manner.

The April 22 lunch has been cancelled.

The May dinner, at which our annual Excellence in Journalism Awards were to be presented, has been postponed until the evening of Wednesday, Sept. 30. Winners of the awards will be notified in May. In addition to the presentation of medallions and certificates of merit for outstanding work during 2019, the Peter Kihss Award will be presented at the Sept. 30 dinner.

The June lunch continues to be scheduled for Wednesday, June 17. Our guest speaker, as previously noted, will be A.O. (Tony) Scott, chief film critic for The New York Times.

All events will take place at the National Arts Club in New York.

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
TO STEVE KROFT OF ’60 MINUTES’

President David Andelman (right) presents Steve Kroft of “60 Minutes” with the Silurian Press Club’s 2019 Lifetime Achievement Award at a gala dinner Oct. 16 at the National Arts Club. For more photos of the dinner, click here.