Upcoming Monthly Events:

Rosewater and To Light a Candle
Double Feature!

Sunday, April 26
Doors open at 3:30 pm
Live Skype at 4 pm
Rosewater at 4:30 pm
To Light a Candle at 6:30 pm
Expert panel discussion at 7:15 pm
Close at 8 pm

Maziar Bahari will join us LIVE via Skype at 4 pm, before the start of Rosewater!

Rosewater is the story of Maziar Bahari, an Iranian journalist who appeared on The Daily Show and was later arrested under suspicion of being a spy for the CIA. The film was produced by Jon Stewart.  To Light a Candle is a documentary produced by Bahari which addresses the Iranian laws that forbid the education of the Baha'i, the largest minority in Iran.

Purchase your tickets directly from the Peoria Riverfront Museum.  For more information, call the Museum at (309) 686-7000 or the Peoria Area World Affairs Council at (309) 677-2454.

$10 Adults
$9 Seniors (60+) and Students
$8 Children (3-17)

April Membership Meeting

Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 5:30 pm
ICC North Campus is the terrific location for the monthly meeting. 
Join us in Poplar Hall, Room 129 at 5:30 pm on the first Thursday of the month.

Everyone is welcome to join us and learn more about your organization and how you can become more involved!  View the agenda here.

Travel to Cuba with Don Samford!

Join PAWAC's own Don Samford for a trip of a lifetime!  In cooperation with the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia for an exciting tour of Cuba October 17-24.  View the travel brochure and make your reservation today - only 15 travelers for this trip!

Congratulations to Marty Green!
Mr. Green is one of the outstanding high school teachers who supports international education for the students at East Peoria High School.  Mr. Green was selected as Junior Achievement's
Teacher of the Year!

Travel with the World Affairs Councils!

Find your destination with the Philadelphia World Affairs Council!  Each trip features first-class accommodations and outstanding sites.  In addition, each trip includes an expert who offers insight along the way.  For example, join Angela Weck in June for a terrific cruise along the waterways of Russia!  Find all the details at the WAC Philadelphia site.

For more information or assistance, please contact Angela Weck, Peoria Area World Affairs Council, pawac@bradley.edu or (309) 677-2454.


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This page last updated April 1, 2015.

Peoria Area World Affairs Council - Institute for International Studies
Bradley University, 1501 W. Bradley Ave., 244 Bradley Hall, Peoria, IL  61625   (309) 677-2454