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July Program
Victory in Europe:
Battle Sites in Northern France and Holland

A dynamic travelogue with Don Samford
President Elect, PAWAC

Thursday, July 16, 2015
Sky Harbor Restaurant
1321 N. Park Road, West Peoria
Order dinner from the menu!
Arrive by 5:15 pm to place your order.
Program with Don's terrific photos will begin at 7:00 pm.
Please RSVP so we can arrange for seating at


July Membership Meeting

Thursday, July 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.

Share your talents with the World Affairs Council
There are many committees that would welcome your talents and time.

Marketing Committee - meets on the first Monday at 5:30 pm
     - Next meeting: July 6 at Panera - Westlake

Membership Committee - meets on the first Tuesday at 1:00 pm
     - Next meeting:  July 7 at Panera - Westlake

Finance and Development Committee - meets on the second Monday at 5:30 pm
     - Next meeting:  July 13 at Panera - Westlake

Programming Committee - meets on the
third Monday at 5:30 pm
     - Next meeting:  July 20 at Panera - Westlake

If you are interested in volunteering, just show up! For more information, please contact Executive Director Kristin McHugh at

August Program
Can We Prevent Genocide?

with Keith Porter, President of the Stanley Foundation
Muscatine, Iowa

Thursday, August 20
IVY Club
Details to be announced - stay tuned!

Mark your calendars for the National World Affairs Conference!

November 11-13, 2015 at the Fairfax at Embassy Row Hotel, Washington, DC
Check the World Affairs Councils of America website for details and registration information!

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.  Find all the details at the WAC Philadelphia site.


Educators Workshop Opportunities
Stay tuned for information about upcoming workshops or training sessions, or call (309) 677-2454 for more information.




Look for further information on future events
here when it becomes available!



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This page last updated May 29, 2015.

Peoria Area World Affairs Council - Institute for International Studies
Bradley University, 1501 W. Bradley Ave., Peoria, IL  61625