• 01:30 PM
  • Gene Siskel Film Center, 164 N. State Street, Chicago, IL 60601

Join the Bogota and Mexico City Committees of Chicago Sister Cities International at the Gene Siskel Film Center as they host a pre-screening reception at 1:30pm before the screening of the Chicago premiere of the documentary Gabo: The Creation of Gabriel García Márquez at 3pm. Must have a movie ticket to enter the reception. To purchase…

  • 11:00 AM
  • Chicago Cultural Center, Preston Bradley Hall, 78 E. Washington Street

The Bogota Committee of CSCI, in partnership with the Consulate General of Colombia in Chicago, hosts Colombia’s Independence Day Celebration on Sunday, July 26 from 11 am–1 pm at the Chicago Cultural Center’s Preston Bradley Hall. The event will include appetizers, a speaking program and cultural performances. Free and open to the public.

  • 11:00 AM
  • Chicago Cultural Center, Preston Bradley Hall, 78 E. Washington Street, Chicago

The Bogota Committee of CSCI, in partnership with the Consulate General of Colombia in Chicago, hosts Colombia’s Independence Day Celebration on Sunday, July 20 from 11 am–1 pm at the Chicago Cultural Center’s Preston Bradley Hall. The event will include a speaking program and cultural performance. Free and open to the public.

  • 05:30 PM
  • Morning Star Auditorium, 22 W. Washington St, Chicago

The Bogota Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International is hosting “Doing Business in Colombia”, a networking event on June 14th. The program will feature Alejandro Tribin, Foreign Direct Investment Specialist at ProColombia USA as the keynote speaker, followed by a panel discussion with Chicago-based business leaders who will speak about their success building commercial ties…

  • 05:30 PM
  • DePaul University, 14 E. Jackson Blvd, Daley Bldg, Room 805

The Bogota Committee of CSCI is sponsoring a presentation by Nancy Pulecio Velez on her new book, The 4 Dimensions of Love. The 4 Dimensions of Love is a book that aims to facilitate people to reconnect with themselves through their own divine essence; to recognize how the mishandling of love can affect your health…

  • 07:00 PM
  • Poetry Foundation, 61 W. Superior Street, Chicago

The Bogota Committee of CSCI is sponsoring a performance and reading with featured poets Hugo Mujica and Piedad Bonnett, celebrating two momentous occasions one hundred years in the past: the publication of Carl Sandburg’s “Chicago” in the March 1914 issue of Poetry, and the birth of Octavio Paz. This event is free. For more information,…