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This Calendar of Events provides information on future conferences, seminars, symposia, dinners, lectures, and other events sponsored by The Churchill Centre, its allies and affiliates, and other related parties.

If you are planning an event that may be of interest to Churchillians and would like to have it posted, send complete details to The Churchill Centre at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Please provide as much information as possible including photographs and contact details. Also, if you know of an event that is not listed, please let us know and we will do our best to track it down and add it to the Calendar.

A Presentation on the Eleanor Roosevelt Papers Print E-mail
Marco Polo Restaurant 245 Maple Ave. W. Vienna, VA
Tel: (703) 281-3922
Sunday, August 3, at 12:30 pm

The Washington, DC Society for Churchill Invites You to Enjoy
A Personality Oddly Familiar
Eleanor Roosevelt's View of Winston Churchill. A Presentation by Mary Jo Binker, An Editor of the Eleanor Roosevelt papers.
A delicious brunch will be followed by the expert presentation.

Our speaker, Mary Jo Binker, is one of the editors of the Eleanor Roosevelt Papers, a documentary editing project based at George Washington University. In addition to editing the first two volumes of that series, she is the author of Herstory: An Oral History Handbook for Collecting Military Women's Stories (Military Women's Press, 2002) and a co-author of A Defense Weapon Known to be of Value: Servicewomen of the Korea War Era (University Press of New England, 2005). Her work has also appeared in a variety of publications including Time Life books and the Journal of White House History. Ms. Binker holds a bachelor's degree in communications from Oregon State University and a master's degree in American History from George Mason University.

70th Anniversary of D-Day and Battle of the Bulge Tour Print E-mail
70th Anniversary of Operation Overlord and the Battle of the Bulge
September 8-18, 2014

Join us for this exciting nine-day tour through France and Belgium visiting key sites of two of the most pivotal battles of World War II. This tour, titled "Road to Victory Part II: Cherbourg to Brussels", is led by Old Country Military and History Tours and sponsored by The Churchill Centre. 

For a reservation form, please click here. For further information, click here.

Contact Justin Reash at The Churchill Centre
Toll Free: +1 (888) WSC-1874 or  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

British Columbia Chapter to Host Michael Shelden Print E-mail
The Vancouver Club, Vancouver B.C. 
Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 5:00 p.m.  

The Churchill Society of British Columbia has announced its event, "Churchill and the Muse of History: His Passion for the Past" with guest speaker Michael Shelden. The best-selling author of "Young Titan: The Making of Winston Churchill" and regular contributor to the Daily Telegraph, Shelden will address the foundations of Churchill's thoughts and the source of his rhetoric. 

Tickets are $25 for members of the Society and $35 for non-members. To register and for more information please click here. Please contact Administrator April Accola for further information at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Chicagoland Annual Black Tie Celebration Print E-mail
Saturday, November 22 2014

The Chicaoland chapter has scheduled its annual celebration of Sir Winston Churchill's birthday for November 22 at the Union League Club. Contact Phil and Susan Larson at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with questions. Reserve your place now! 
The 32nd Annual Churchill Conference, Churchill: Celebrating A Life Print E-mail
London, England - 26-29 May 2015
Location: Crowne Plaza Heythrop Park Hotel and Blenheim Palace, Oxfordshire
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Conference Details

As part of Churchill 2015, a year long programme to mark the fiftieth anniversary of Sir Winston's death, The Churchill Centre (UK) is delighted to be hosting the 32nd International Conference of The Churchill Centre in Oxfordshire. Activities will centre around three very British stately homes: Blenheim Palace, where Churchill was born, where he proposed, and where he is buried at Bladon; Ditchley Park, where he conducted high level summit meetings during the war; and Heythrop Park, which is now the home of a Crowne Plaza hotel.

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The theme of the conference will be a celebration of Churchill's whole life, and we promise a range of interesting speakers, debates and activities. There will be good food, good wine, good conversation and good company. The formal conference sessions will take place at Heythrop Park on the Thursday (28 May) and at Blenheim Palace on the Friday (29 May). There will be an exclusive benefactors dinner at Ditchley Park on the Tuesday (26 May) which will help provide funds for the conference. On the Wednesday (27 May) delegates will have the option of paying to attend the Churchill Day at Blenheim Palace, a garden party with special tours and activities in honour of Sir Winston. There will be a dinner to open the conference at the Heythrop Park Hotel on Wednesday night (27 May), and a black tie gala dinner in the Orangery at Blenheim Palace on the Thursday night (28 May). There will be memorial services at Bladon church on the Friday (29 May). The conference will finish early on the Friday afternoon, but guests have the option of paying to attend Blenheim's Churchill Memorial Dinner that evening.

For more detailed information on the Churchill Memorial Concert, please follow this link.

Those attending as part of the VIP package will be offered a courtesy bus to and from the Heythrop Park Hotel, departing a central pick up location in London on 26 May and returning to central London on the morning of Saturday 30 May.

We are recommending accommodation at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. They have a range of rooms and suites available. To reserve your room please contact the hotel directly and quote 32nd Annual Churchill Conference.