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Dinner Meeting with Mitch Lehman
January 21, 2020 @ 5:45 pm - 8:00 pm
Lehman Is First Speaker of 2020 For City Club
San Marino City Club kicks off 2020 by inviting The Tribune Editor and Sports Editor Mitch Lehman as keynote speaker at its Tuesday, January 21, meeting. Mitch will present his version of the Top Ten stories he has gleaned from the 24 years he has spent at The Tribune.
Mitch is one of only a handful in the community to receive the ‘Very Special Person Award’ from the San Marino PTA at the annual Founder’s Day ceremony, was acknowledged as a ‘Terrific Titan’ by the San Marino High School PTSA, was named an Honorary Paul Harris Fellow by the Rotary Club of San Marino and received a National Honorary Merit Badge in Journalism from the Boy Scouts of America. He has received two independent Pulitzer Prize nominations and in the past three years, Mitch has won seven awards and is a thirteen-time finalist in the California News Publishers Association’s Better Newspapers Contest. In 2015, the press box at Titan Stadium was re-named ‘Lehman’s Loft’ in his honor. He volunteers as the public address announcer for San Marino High School’s football, basketball, baseball, track, wrestling and volleyball teams. In 2005, Mitch spearheaded a campaign to update and refurbish the War Memorial in Lacy Park and helps organize the city’s annual acknowledgement of Memorial Day.
City Club members may RSVP by responding to the email from the City Club, sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or by calling (626) 765-4411 and leaving a message with the member’s name and the full name of any guest whom the member wishes to invite. Adult guests will be welcome at this event for $30 ($15 for children) payable at the door by check or credit card. For more information on this event, please visit the City Club’s website at www.sanmarinocityclub.org.
Since 1926 the San Marino City Club is a non-profit civic organization dedicated to obtaining for the citizens of the San Marino the best possible civic, educational and cultural services and facilities, and encouraging and promoting the highest standards of citizenship.
City Club membership is open to residents of the San Marino Unified School District, officials of the School District or the City of San Marino, persons who conduct their business or profession within the School District or persons who have a significant and ongoing relationship with the San Marino Community. Membership provides the member with eight dinner meetings that feature timely, important, and informative speakers of both local and national interest and on a wide variety of subjects. Membership also includes the opportunity to meet many of San Marino’s elected officials, city and school district leaders and, of course, its wonderful citizens. More information on City Club (including information on how to join the Club) is available on the City Club’s website at www.sanmarinocityclub.org.
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