Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Who may attend City Club programs?
A: All City Club programs are open to the general public. A
significant percentage of attendees at each program are not members of City
Club. However, members do receive a discounted rate.
Q: How do I make reservations?
A: Reservations can be made on our website, by calling
303-339-1360, or by e-mailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reservations must be made by noon on the Friday preceding the Tuesday
Q: What type of payment does City Club accept?
A: Check,cash or credit card. Payment is at the door on the
date of the program, or online with your credit card.
Q: Can I come to a program without paying for a lunch?
A: No. Our arrangement with the Brown Palace Hotel does not
permit us to admit attendees who wish to watch a program without paying for
Q: Is there a dress code?
A: The City Club does not have a dress code, but business
attire is the generally accepted mode.
Q: How can I help plan City Club programs?
A: Selecting and planning each City Club program is the
responsibility of the City Club's Program Committee. The Program Committee is
made up of City Club members. All City Club members are welcome and encouraged
to come to Program Committee meetings and to join the committee. If you would
like to join the Program Committee please contact us, and we will add you to the
meeting notification list.
Q: How do I propose a speaker or topic for a City Club program?
A: We are always looking for forum ideas and speakers.
Please send ideas and materials to City Club and they
will be passed on to the Program Committee.
Q: What are the criteria for selecting a City Club speaker?
A: Speakers are chosen at the discretion of the Program
Committee. Criteria for picking speakers include:
- Established speaking ability
- Credibility/expertise of speaker on the proposed topic (How will
professionals in the field regard the speaker? Is this a good topic but the
- Marquee value (Is he/she a "name" speaker that will draw a crowd?)
- Does the speaker have a "hidden agenda" or is there any self-promotion
For forum topics:
- Is there a clear, concise and defined subject?
- Timeliness of topic
- Is the topic of broad interest to Club members and the community?
- The relationship to City Club's overall programming
- Format: What is the best way to feature the speaker or subject: single
speaker, debate or panel?
- Marketing: How might we broaden the interest in, and attendance at, this
program? What other groups could we contact? Is a co-sponsorship possible?
- Source of the recommendation