Grand Finale: Portraits of Polish Actors Exhibit Opening Night Reception

The Warsaw Committee of CSCI is hosting an opening night reception of The Society for Arts’ Grand Finale Portraits of Polish Actors exhibit as a fundraiser to support the business and cultural initiatives of the committee that highlight the ties between Chicago and Poland, as well as The Society for Arts programming. This premiere exhibition…

Chicago Premiere of Warsaw’s Art Deco Wola Apartments

On June 15 at the Ivy Boutique Hotel in Downtown Chicago, Terra Casa S.A. in partnership with the Polish American Chamber of Commerce and the Warsaw Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International presented one of the most impressive residential investments presently under construction in Warsaw. The Art Deco Wola Apartments are built in a unique part…

Bicentennial of the University of Warsaw Exhibit in Chicago’s Thompson Center

From June 6-10, 2016, the Warsaw Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International and the Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in Chicago presented a special exhibit documenting the 200-year long history of the University of Warsaw, Poland at the James R. Thompson Center Atrium. On November 19, 1816, Emperor of Russia and King of Poland Alexander I…

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Eurovision Song Contest Viewing Party

Join Us For A Live Broadcast From Europe’s Favorite Music Competition Chicago Sister Cities International presents a free Eurovision Song Contest Viewing Party on Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 2 p.m.-5:30 (or when the contest ends!). The contest will be streamed live from Stockholm, Sweden. Before American Idol, there was the Eurovision Song Contest. Since…

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WARSAW: Thursday King’s Dinner

The Warsaw Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International presents an international culinary extravaganza showcasing gourmet cuisine from Poland and the United States at the Sheridan Shore Yacht Club on June 4, 2015, cocktails at 6 pm, dinner at 7 pm. This special fundraiser pays tribute to the historic weekly dinners hosted on Thursdays by Poland’s…

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Eurovision Song Contest Viewing Party

Chicago Sister Cities International presents a free Eurovision Song Contest Viewing Party on Saturday, May 23, 2015 from 2 p.m.-5:30 (or when the contest ends!). The contest will be streamed live from Vienna, Austria. Before American Idol, there was the Eurovision Song Contest. Since 1956, the Eurovision Song Contest has been one of Europe’s most…

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The King’s Thursday Dinner

Join the Warsaw Committee of CSCI, in partnership with Poland’s Kuyavian-­Pomeranian Voivodeship, for The King’s Thursday Dinner, a Taste of Chicago Sister Cities event. This unique culinary event celebrates the Independence Day of the Republic of Poland and features Chefs Artur Moroz of Bulaj in Sopot, Poland and Mark Grosz of Oceanique in Evanston on November…

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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…

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Film Screening of “The Age of Czeslaw Milosz”

The Vilnius and Warsaw Committees of CSCI, in partnership with the Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture, present a screening of the film The Age of Czeslaw Milosz. This documentary commemorates the 100th birthday of Czeslaw Milosz, the Nobel Prize-winning Polish-Lithuanian poet whose life spanned a century. Famous cultural figures, friends and family retrace the life and…

WARSAW: King’s Thursday Dinner

From the Baltic Coast to the Third Coast, the Warsaw Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International presents King’s Thursday Dinner. Guests of honor include the Honorable Pawel Adamowicz, President of the City of Gdańsk and the Honorable Piotr Całbecki, Marshall of the Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship. The dinner is also be attended by a large delegation of…