Past Salons


2011 Salons

New Approaches to Sentencing Criminals
Speaker: District Judge Deborah Bail
Host: Tom Killingsworth, the Arid Club
Monday, December 5, 2011

Finding Clarity in the Muddy Waters of Health Care Reform
Speaker: Dr. Ted Epperly
Host: Julie Robinson
Thursday, August 18, 2011

Conversation with a Young Leading Idaho Philanthropist
Speaker: Janelle Wise
Host: Mike and Susan Smith
Wednesday, June 8, 2011

2011 Idaho Legislature Post-Session Recap & Analysis
Speaker: Betsy Russell, Jim Weatherby
Host: Mikel Ward, President, City Club of Boise, Sally Long and Jean De Luca, City Club Board
Thursday, May 12, 2011


2010 Salons

Urban Regeneration, Livability, and Mobility: What Boise can learn from Europe
Speaker: Phil and Diane Kushlan
Host: Betty Munis and David New
Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Rethink, Re-imagine, Reinvent
Speaker: Mark Rivers
Host: Richard and Linda Strauss
Thursday, July 22, 2010

Post-election Post-session Post-mortem
Speaker: Betsy Z. Russell
Host: The Arid Club
Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Trey McIntyre Project: Why Boise?
Speaker: John Michael Schert
Host: Sona Andrews
Wednesday, February 3, 2010


2009 Salons

Making Social Change: How the Past Speaks to the Present
Speaker: Jill Gill, Ph.D.
Host: Marilyn Shuler
Wednesday, July 22, 2009

The Origins of Terror: The Birth and Growth of al-Qaeda
Speaker: Shelton Woods, Ph.D.
Host: Tom and Marilyn Beck
Tuesday, March 31, 2009


2008 Salons

City Club Salon
Speaker: Bob Maynard
Host: George and Bev Harad
Wednesday, November 5, 2008