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Upcoming Event "The Ancient Alexandria Library Anew for the 21st Century "

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Date(s) - 07/23/2019
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the Diplomatic Center of the State Department

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WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

The Associates of the American Foreign Service Worldwide (AAFSW) in collaboration with Baltimore Luxor Alexandria Sister City Committee cordially invites you to join us for an amazing program entitled The Ancient Alexandria Library Anew for the 21st Century presented by Ms. Heba ElRafey Director of Public Relations and International Communications for the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, the great library in Alexandria, Egypt

Alexandria, Egypt, was a world center of knowledge and learning in the third century BCE, when its ancient library gathered scrolls and scholars from around the world. Now the Bibliotheca Alexandrina (BA) continues to be a world-renowned center for research, learning and collaboration.  Learn how this magnificent library in the 21st century is dedicated to recapturing the spirit of openness and scholarship of the ancient library.

The program will take place on Tuesday, July 23 at 10:30 a.m. at the Diplomatic Center of the State Department in Washington, DC.

RSVP by Friday, July  19 to office@aafsw.org . All attendees without a State Department badge will need to provide a driver’s license or passport number and date of birth to submit to the Office of Security at the State Department.

  • NAAWA Members         $5
  • Non – Members               $10
Please write a check payable to AAFSW and send it to the following address :
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