Past Events

Friday, December 6, 2019 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Friday, December 6, 2019 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Opening receiption for polish folk art

Karolina Danek paintings

Paintings on glass by various artists and more

Friday, December 6, 2019 - 5:00pm - 9:00pm

Come meet Al-Bustan’s team!  Enjoy a celebratory evening of art, music, food, and mingling.

Friday, December 6, 2019 - 5:00pm - 8:45pm

Come ready to dance and celebrate a Feliz Navidad with members of the Villalobos Brothers.

Performances at 5:45 and 7:15 p.m.

Do not forget to participate in our traditional Piñata Contest and show your creativity.


Monday, December 2, 2019 - 5:00pm - 7:30pm

In a world where the headlines are often bleak, former U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Samantha Power, is seeking to provide some light in the darkness. Her new memoir, The Education of an Idealist, transports us from her childhood in Dublin to the streets of war-torn Bosnia to the White House Situation Room and the world of high-stakes diplomacy.

Saturday, November 30, 2019 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Anyone! Let's bring old friends and make new ones!

Friendsgiving is a blend of friends and Thanksgiving, and it refers to a large meal eaten with friends either on or near Thanksgiving.

Friday, November 29, 2019 - 8:00pm - Saturday, November 30, 2019 - 8:00pm

Monday, November 25, 2019 - 5:30pm - 7:15pm

American veterans face a number of challenges in the country today—from chronic homelessness to mental health issues and PTSD to a chaotic and understaffed VA. While technology has evolved to keep up with the needs of the United States military, the same change and care for veterans are often regarded as lagging behind.

Monday, November 25, 2019 - 5:00pm

We live at a time of extraordinary peril and opportunity. The global order is under threat from the Trump presidency, Brexit, regional conflicts including Syria and Ukraine, climate change, and multiple refugee crises. David Miliband, one of the most prominent global statesmen, offers an unparalleled guide to the future of world politics.

Saturday, November 23, 2019 - 8:00pm

Saturday, November 23, 2019 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

Meet Beth Winkler author and practicing psychotherapist who will offer insights and techniques on childhood stress.In her new book, A Grandfamily For Sullivan, the issues of broken homes and unstable families will be explored and coping techniques offered.

Saturday, November 23, 2019 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

Immersion Courses represent six hours of intensive work with one subject area and are geared toward conversation with reviews of grammar, pronunciation and vocabulary.

Four levels of classes are offered on the same day: beginner, basic, intermediate and advanced.
If you have never had French before, your level is beginner. If you are enrolled in a class at the Alliance Française, you can find your level easily:

Friday, November 22, 2019 - 2:00pm

Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 7:30pm

Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 4:30pm

Please join CENFAD for our last lecture of the 2019 Fall Colloquium Series: a lecture and question-and-answer session with Mark Stoler, Professor Emeritus at the University of Vermont.

Dr. Stoler will discuss the Grand Alliance during World War II, followed by a brief question and answer session.

The talk is open to the public and will take place in 914 Gladfelter Hall (Weigley Room).

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 3:00pm - 5:00pm


Amos Guiora, Professor of Law, University of Utah, and Author of "The Crime of Complicity: The Bystander in the Holocaust"

Margaret DeGuzman, Temple Professor of Law, and Co-Director, Institute for International Law 


Petra Goedde, Temple Associate Professor of History, and Editor, "Diplomatic History"


This event is free to attend but registration is required.

Sunday, November 17, 2019 - Monday, November 25, 2019

We invite you to join us on our return visit to Cuba! We are delighted to be working with Cuba Educational Travel (CET),, a leader in business and policy travel to Cuba, to assist in facilitating our return to Havana this November!