End-of-July Global Events!
WorldChicago London Olympics Opening Ceremonies Party
In partnership with -
American Women for International Understanding - Chicago Chapter
International Trade Club of Chicago
Midwest Chapter of U.S. Olympians and Paralympians
World Sport Chicago
Friday, July 27, 2012
Dave and Buster's
1030 N. Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60610
We're excited to announce that Olympians and Paralympians from previous Games will be in attendance!
Join Olympians, WorldChicago members and friends, and our many partners as we all celebrate together the start of the London Olympic Games - one week from today!
The festivities include a buffet dinner, cash bar, trivia games & prizes, and lots of socializing. We will enjoy our party in a private banquet room with a huge TV screen airing the Opening Ceremony (for those interested in quiet viewing) and in a separate bar space (for those who want to view and brew).
Bring your friends; join us for this fun party as we commemorate this global celebration!
Cost: $30.00 per person; cash bar
WorldChicago Coffee Conversations Series
"Building on the Future of Iraq - Perspectives from Youth Leadership Participants"
Tuesday, July 31, 2012
8:30 - 9:30 am
Chicago Cultural Center
Garland Room, 1st Floor
78 E. Washington Street
Chicago, IL 60602
WorldChicago will host a public forum for a delegation of teens on the U.S. Department of State sponsored Iraqi-US Young Leaders Program. Participants arrive this weekend and will spend a week and a half in Chicago living with homestay families and exploring the themes of volunteerism, citizenship, democracy, and cross-cultural friendship and understanding. Based on their experiences in Chicago, come hear how they will use what they have learned to effect change in their communities. Q & A to follow.
Continental breakfast will be provided.
Non-member Registration: $10 per person
WorldChicago members, free