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 Calendar of Events:

 All meetings are at noon on Fridays at The Petroleum Club

unless listed otherwise.


11:45 am - 1:00 pm at

The Petroleum Club

located on the 9th Floor

 of the Ruffin Building

100 N. Broadway,

 (NE Corner of Douglas and Broadway)

Wichita, Kansas 67202






August 28, 2015

Richard Ranzau

4th District


Board of Sedgwick County Commissioners

“Returning Core American Values to Sedgwick County”


September 4, 2015

Jim Howell

5th District

Board of Sedgwick County Commissioners

“Making a Difference”


September 11, 2015

Ron Estes

State Treasurer of Kansas

“An Update on KPERS, Kansas Public Employees Retirement System”  


September 18, 2015

Mark Holden

Senior Vice President and General Counsel

Koch Industries, Inc.

“Criminal Justice Reform: Why it Matters.”


September 25, 2015

Douglas Girod, M.D.

Executive Vice Chancellor

The University of Kansas Medical Center

“An Overview of the University of Kansas Medical Center”


October 2, 2015

Jeffrey Tucker

Distinguished Fellow

Foundation for Economic Education

Possible topic Bitcoin


October 9, 2015

Mike O’Neal, President and CEO

The Kansas Chamber of Commerce

“Budget & Taxes: 2015 Kansas Legislative Session”


 October 16, 2015

John M. Hyde, Ph.D.

Professor of History, Emeritus

Williams College

Williamstown, MA

Dr. Hyde will present a program, exact topic to be announced, on his grandfather Mr. A.A. Hyde and his family’s role in the history of Wichita. (NOTE: PLEASE WATCH THIS WEBSITE FOR FINAL DETAILS ON THIS PROGRAM. THANKS!)


October 23, 2015

John Sullivan

Supervisory Special Agent

FBI Federal Bureau of Investigation

“Counter Terrorism”


October 30, 2015

F. Tim Witsman, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor, Wichita State University

Hugo Wall School of Public Affairs

“America’s Warrior Presidents—Washington, Grant, and Ike”