WHEN: Thursday, May 28, 2009 – 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: The University Club of Albany
141 Washington Avenue, Albany
Tickets to the 30th Anniversary cocktail reception start at $30. Honorary Committee and Corporate Sponsorships are also available. For more information e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Albany Roundtable’s previous visiting speakers have included: Stan Eckstut (NYC architect, Battery City Project); Tony Hiss (Project for Public Spaces); Robert McNulty (Partners for Livable Places); Paul Pritchard (National Parks and Conservation Association); Richard Bradley (proponent of Downtown business districts); Ray Oldenburg (The Great Good Place); James Howard Kunstler (author and new urbanist); Jane Holtz Kay (architecture critic, author of Asphalt Nation); Joseph P. Riley (Mayor, Charleston, South Carolina); Richard Reinhart (Buffalo Place); and others.
The Albany Roundtable, an all-volunteer 501(c)(3) corporation, provides a vital forum for civic discourse by hosting luncheons and presenting speakers with diverse points of view on timely subjects. The Albany Roundtable’s civic luncheons are open to the public and typically attract wide range of people active in business, the arts, not-for-profits, governments, neighborhoods and other urban activities.