The World Affairs Council of Harrisburg hosts Annual International Poetry & Storytelling Competition and Gala Event and dinner. On Martin Luther King Day we invite you to join us in celebrating peacemaking, non-violent efforts for change, selfless acts of heroism, tolerance and appreciation for d...
Monday, January 20 2014 6:30 PM — 8:00 PM
Be Globally Competent! Come join us for a NOON Discussion tomorrow at Temple University Harrisburg, 234 Strawberry Square. Topic -- MYANMAR! Come discuss the changes in the nation once known as Burma and the standoff between the military and democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi. Discounted price f...
Wed, Sep 18 2013 12:00 PM — Wed, Dec 18 2013 1:00 PM
Join the World Affairs Council of Harrisburg and Pathways Institute for Lifelong Learning for the Fall 2013 Great Decisions Discussion Series held alternately at Messiah Village and Landis Homes. Each of the 7 forums will include a half-hour documentary on the issue with the commentaries of the m...
Wed, Sep 11 2013 6:30 PM — Wed, Dec 4 2013 3:00 PM
Healthcare in America: Global Perspectives on the Affordable Care Act November 2310- 2:30 p.m. Elizabethtown College Come learn about the Affordable Care Act and how the United States compares to other nations in the developed world in providing healthcare for its citizens. Are we better or worse...
Saturday, November 23 2013 10:00 AM — 2:30 PM
RECEPTION AND BOOK SIGNING with Dr. Nirmal Joshi 6:30 p.m. Sept. 26, 2013 Temple University Harrisburg - 2nd Floor 234 Strawberry Square Five Drops of Estrogen A man's tribute to womanhood and the undying power of humility, selflessness and sacrifice Five Drops of Estrogen describes the lives of ...
Thursday, October 24 2013 6:30 PM — 8:30 PM
CELEBRATE HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH GREAT FEMALE AUTHORS DINNER FORUMfeaturingNANCY STOUT"ONE DAY IN DECEMBER: CELIA SANCHEZ AND THE CUBAN REVOLUTION" 6:30 p.m. Oct. 9, 2013Central Penn CollegeSummerdale, PA 17093
Wednesday, October 9 2013 6:30 PM — 8:30 PM
The World Affairs Council of Harrisburg sponsors INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS EXECUTIVE LUNCHEON IMPACT INVESTING: HOW TO USE CAPITAL TO CHANGE THE WORLD! featuring ALEX HARTZLER PRESIDENT WCI PARTNERS CO-SPONSORS INCLUDE: AFRICAN AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE OF CENTRAL PA, HISPANIC CHAMBER OF COMMER...
Wednesday, October 2 2013 11:45 AM — 1:00 PM
Not My Life In cooperation with the World Affairs Councils of America, the World Affairs Council of Harrisburg will sponsor a dinner airing of the acclaimed documentary-- Not My Life -- in cooperation with the Clarke Forum at Dickinson College. A special reception with producer Robert Bilheimer...
Tuesday, September 10 2013 5:30 PM — 8:00 PM
NEW ANNOUNCEMENT! Former White House Chef John Moeller, owner of State of Affairs Catering in Lancaster, wil cater the lunch for the Sept. 7 Peace Symposium! Eat like a President and advance peace at the same time! The World Affairs Council of Harrisburg and Rotary International District 7390 ar...
Saturday, September 7 2013 8:30 AM — 4:00 PM
NEW DATE -- THURSDAY, AUG. 22, 2013! NEW VENUE -- WIDENER UNIVERSITY SHOOL OF LAW, ADMNISTRATION BUILDING, 3800 VARTAN WAY, HARRISBURG, PA 17110 Former NPR Middle East Correspondent Sunni Khalid will lead a discussion with two Middle East experts on developments in Egypt. Did the military unseat...
Thursday, August 22 2013 6:30 PM — 8:30 PM