After Deadline: Press the Prez

Social Networking opportunity with KC Press Club

Press Club members and guests gathered Tuesday, April 18, at Conroy‘s Public
House, 5285 W. 95th St., Overland Park, to network, to unwind and participate
in the Society of Professional Journalists’ “After Deadline: Press the Prez”

The event was part of a national effort that day aimed at increasing
awareness of press freedom issues. Journalists were encouraged to use the
hashtag #PressThePrez on appropriate social media posts to help spread the

Journalists, designers, photographers and other media enjoyed free appetizers and a cash bar as they discussed the profession and kicked back in
one of Kansas City’s lively Irish pubs!

The Kansas City Press Club, the local chapter of SPJ, is here to serve you
and strengthen the profession. Check our website,, for
upcoming programs and events. We sponsored a legislative program in January
and will host a program in May with local authors. Watch for details!