The League of Women Voters of Darien invites the community to its annual program on Thursday, May 24, at the Country Club of Darien, at 300 Mansfield Avenue. The program will feature a talk on the State of Journalism and the News by John Dankosky, executive editor of the New England News Collaborative.

Dankosky is an award-winning host of several NPR programs and has held the chair in journalism and communications at Central Connecticut State University. He is a regular moderator for political debates and conversations.

League members will gather at 10 a.m. for the Annual Meeting. Lunch, beginning at 11 and the program to follow, are open to the community.  R.S.V.P. by May 21 to Sandy Filmer at and send a check for $50 payable to LWV Darien in advance to her at 10 Harriet Lane Darien, CT 06820. To pay online, visit