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HURA 2017-2018 Events

We meet on Thursday evenings about once a month at the Croatian Embassy (address/map) in Washington, DC. Hrvatska Ura organizes monthly lectures followed by a question and answer session and socializing over food and drink. We also host movies for adults and children and a community Christmas reception. HURA is always open to suggestions for guest speakers or performers. See our calendar of meetings below.

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Thursday, November 2, 7 PM Ambassador of the Republic of Croatia, Pjer Simunovic gave a talk entitled Croatia's National Security - Defending Vital Interests, Responding to Multifaceted Threats and Challenges.

See Croatian TV (HRT) Report on Ambassador Simunovic's Talk with HURA Nov 2, 2017.

Thursday November 30, 7 PM Drew Stoken, MD, will give a presentation entitled Advances in Treating the Aging Eye.

December 16, 6:30 p.m. HURA Christmas party, Hess Hall, Our Lady of Victory,4835 MacArthur Boulevard, NW, Washington.

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Thursday January 18, 2018, 7 PM Julian Borger, UK Guardian correspondent.

Thursday February 15, 2018, 7 PM Jeff Blackard, President and CEO Blackard Global.

More events will be posted as we confirm speakers and dates