The Chicago Lahore Link

Join the Lahore Committee of CSCI for an evening of art, film, poetry and music, celebrating the cultural heritage of Chicago and its sister city of Lahore, Pakistan. Lyari Notes, an award-winning documentary will be screened, music by musicians representing diverse cultures of Chicago will be performed and artworks presented will be contemporary explorations in various…

Ramadan Celebration and Iftar Dinner

Over 200 guests joined the Lahore Committee of CSCI for a Ramadan Celebration and Iftar Dinner at the Chicago Cultural Center’s Preston Bradley Hall on June 23, 2016. The celebration emphasized that “Ramadan is not only a time for spiritual contemplation and reflection but a time for sharing with friends.” Guests enjoyed dinner and a speaking…

LAHORE: Jugni Reception & Play

The Lahore Committee of CSCI and the Performance Club of Chicago are proud to present Jungi, a dramatic, passionate, and soul-searching exploration into the impact of violence on our society. Through the eyes of the play’s titular character, Jungi transports its audience across time and place to open a window into the role of violence…

LAHORE: Trade & Investment Opportunities with Pakistan

Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Consulate General of Pakistan and the Lahore Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International, presents a business luncheon in honor of the Honorable Jalil Abbas Jilani, the Ambassador of Pakistan to the U.S. The purpose of this event is to bring together U.S. business representatives to learn about…

Pakistan’s Paradigm Shift

CSCI is sponsoring the Chicago Council on Global Affairs’ public program Pakistan’s Paradigm Shift, with His Excellency, His Excellency Jalil Abbas Jilani, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to the US. Pakistan is turning a page by instituting new measures to tackle its militancy problem and implementing dramatic economic reforms aimed at addressing a host…

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LAHORE: Bulleh: a journey of self-discovery

Join the Lahore Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International and The Performance Club of Chicago for an original play, Bulleh: a journey of self-discovery at the Chicago Cultural Center’s Claudia Cassidy Theater at 4 p.m. on Sunday, August 18. Bulleh: a journey of self-discovery is an original play written by the Performance Club of Chicago about the spiritual…

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Chicago Sister Cities International Festival

The 8th Annual Chicago Sister Cities International Festival transforms Daley Plaza into an international village filled with food, music, dance and merchants, August 5-9, 2013 from 10:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Chicago’s 28 international sister cities will be represented at the festival, where visitors will be able to sample international cuisine and view live cultural…

From Chicago to Lahore: A Cultural Nexus

The Lahore Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International presents From Chicago to Lahore: A Cultural Nexus, its second public multi-media exhibition, curated by Sadia Uquaili, Arts & Culture Chair of the Lahore Committee. This exhibition features drawings, films, photographs, writings and paintings by various artists from various backgrounds.  

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LAHORE: From Chicago to Lahore: A Cultural Nexus

The Lahore Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International presents From Chicago to Lahore: A Cultural Nexus, an evening celebrating the rich cultural and artistic heritage of Chicago’s sister city of Lahore, Pakistan. The works range from renowned masterpieces to contemporary explorations in various media including paintings, photographs, films and writings by artists from two differing…

Lahore Celebrates 5th Anniversary

The Lahore Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International is hosting a reception in celebration of the 5th Anniversary of Chicago’s Sister City relationship with Lahore in the G.A.R. Hall and Rotunda of the Chicago Cultural Center. Members of the Pakistani community and supporters including the Honorable Consul General Khan, Tammy Duckworth and Pamela Leeming, the…