Events

Politics and Leadership, Past and Present: A discussion with journalist Robert Costa Tuesday, November 28, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Please join us as the National Churchill Library and Center welcomes Robert Costa for a discussion about the current political scene and the lessons of history.

Robert Costa is a national political reporter for The Washington Post, a political analyst for NBC News and MSNBC, and the moderator of Washington Week on PBS.

Mr. Costa was born in Richmond, Virginia and raised in Pennsylvania. He holds a B.A. from the University of Notre Dame and an M.A. from the University of Cambridge, where the focus of his study was Winston Churchill.

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2017 New England Birthday Celebration Thursday, November 30, 2017

Czechs, Poles, Norwegians, Dutch, Belgians have joined their causes to our own.” Winston S. Churchill, 18 June 1940. Exiled Heads of European States (above) meeting with King and Queen of England. Left to right: Queen Marie of Yugoslavia, Miss Beneš, Queen Wilhelmina of the Netherlands, Miss Raczkiewicz, King George VI of England, King Peter of Yugoslavia, King Haakon of Norway, Queen Elizabeth of England, President Vładysław Raczkiewicz of Poland, and President Edvard Beneš of Czechoslovakia.


Event to be held a the Union Club of Boston, 8 Park Street, Boston, Massachusetts. Cocktail Reception at 6:00 PM – Dinner at 7:00 PM.

Annual Birthday Address “Last Hope Island: Churchill, Britain and the Partnership with Occupied Europe” will be given by author and historian by Lynne Olson.

Black Tie and Decorations (or dark suit), $95 per person, all-inclusive. Please RSVP by November 27.

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Reception and Dinner for the National Churchill Museum Exhibition January 8, 2018

The International Churchill Society invites you to a reception and dinner in honor of the National Churchill Museum exhibition at the Society of the Four Arts.

“A Man for All Seasons: The Art of Winston Churchill” &
The Right Honourable The Lord Watson of Richmond

Cocktails 7:00 PM
Dinner 8:00 PM

Follow this link to purchase your tickets.

For more information contact, please contact:

Jackie Valls (561) 414-6819 or jackie@jackievalls.com

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44th Churchill Memorial Concert Date to be Announced

The Churchill Memorial Concert is a biannual event and the next Concert to be held will be in early 2017. Date and further details to be confirmed. The purpose of the Concerts are to celebrate the life and achievements of Sir Winston Churchill and to benefit local and national charities.


Check the Concert Website for Information & Ticket Options


The Churchill Memorial Concerts Trust was established in 1993 to expand the range of distribution of the proceeds of the Churchill Memorial Concerts. These concerts were conceived as a means of providing funds for the Music Therapy Charity and continued to do so exclusively until 1993. It was then decided to bring other charities into the net whilst continuing to support Music Therapy Charity, the policy of the Trustees being that the charitable purposes should be primarily (though not exclusively) for Oxfordshire and be of the smaller variety, for which local funding is a crucial element.
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‘Sinews of Peace’: The Power of Prose When: On Now and Runs Until Further Notice

Location: The National Churchill Museum, Fulton, Missouri

churchill-in-fultonThis exhibition focuses on Winston Churchill’s mastery of language and how the words in his “Sinews of Peace” speech changed the course of history. Widely known as the ‘Iron Curtain’ speech, Churchill’s address on March 5, 1946 at Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri warned the world of the looming threat of the Soviet Union in Europe.

The National Churchill Museum will display a typewritten draft of the speech with handwritten corrections dictated by Churchill to his secretary Edith Nina “Jo” Sturdee. All fifty pages of the speech will be displayed allowing viewers to experience first-hand Churchill’s final edits to his most famous post-war speech. The exhibition also includes photographs, rare audio and video clips, and never-before-exhibited documents, including correspondence between President Harry Truman, Winston Churchill, and Westminster College President Franc McCluer.

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