Wednesday, April 12, 2017
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The City Club of Cleveland
850 Euclid Avenue Cleveland, Ohio 44114
Missed a forum? Curious about that speaker your friends keep talking about? Have a favorite speaker whose message continually inspires you? You’re in luck – all of our past forums are here.
The U.S. was not immune to this trend. For more the 200 years, Americans have held fast to the country's seemingly impenetrable democratic systems and institutions, in checks and...
Tuesday, February 28, 2017, 6:30 p.m.
Join us and some of Cleveland's best literary minds for a discussion on notable 2016 books, book award selection, and the economics of prestige in literature. The night will close with our traditional Q&A. No pre-reading or homework required.
Friday, February 24, 2017, 12:00 p.m.
Even after a couple of decades, Northeast Ohio's startup community might still be considered to be in its early stages. This is especially true when compared to other areas of the nation where the startup economy is so integrated it...
Thursday, February 23, 2017, 12:00 p.m.
Eddie S. Glaude, Jr. Ph.D., William S. Tod Professor of Religion and African American Studies, and Chair of the Center for African American Studies at Princeton University, coined the term “value gap,” the “belief that white people matter more than...
Tuesday, February 21, 2017, 5:00 p.m.
Once the summer home of John D. Rockefeller, East Cleveland was a thriving three-mile metropolis just outside Cleveland's borders at the turn of the 19th century. It didn't last. Since the 1960s, East Cleveland has been plagued by industrial decline,...
Friday, February 17, 2017, 12:00 p.m.
August A. "Augie" Napoli has been President and CEO of United Way of Greater Cleveland since June 2016. With 40 years of experience in nonprofit leadership, encompassing healthcare, faith-based community philanthropy and arts organizations, Napoli immediately began a comprehensive evaluation...
Thursday, February 16, 2017, 4:00 p.m.
A 75-year old Senator from Vermont was hardly the candidate pundits expected to mobilize the 2016 electorate, but Senator Bernie Sanders was just that candidate. Running on a campaign that rallied to make college tuition debt-free, to create a living...
Friday, February 10, 2017, 12:00 p.m.
For a DVD of this forum, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 216-621-0082.   Just 10 years ago, Turkey was negotiating membership into the European Union and being cited as an example for other Middle Eastern countries to embrace as a market-friendly and democratizing...
Thursday, February 09, 2017, 12:00 p.m.
Our First Amendment guarantees that: “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble,...
All NEO high school students are encouraged to enter the 2019 Hope and Stanley Adelstein Free Speech Essay Contest! Your thoughts on today's threats to free speech could win you up to $1,000 and a chance to read your essay at a City Club forum. Enter today!
We create conversations of consequence to help democracy thrive. Here's who is speaking next at the City Club. Be challenged. Learn something new. Join us.
Host your event at the City Club
Our catering team can host your lunch or dinner event, community conversation, or even your wedding or cocktail reception.
1 of 22