A CELEBRATION OF FREEDOM 25 Years of Democracy in Czech Republic  (11/17/2014 - 11/19/2014)

A Three-Day  Celebration  of  Freedom to Celebrate 25 Years of Democracy in Czech Republic and to Salute to President Vaclav Havel is organized by VACLAV HAVEL LIBRARY FOUNDATION with AMERICAN FRIENDS OF THE CZECH REPUBLIC.

Bust Dedication Honorary Chairmen are Gearhe H.W. Bush, William J. Clinton, and George W. Bush.

Honorary Commettee: Madeleine K. Albright, Adrian A. Basora, Bill Cabaniss, Norman Eisen, Peter Gandalovic, Richard W. Graber, Dagmar Havlova, Petr Kolar, William Luers, Martin Palous, Craig Stapleton, Alexandr Vondra, Michael Zantovsky.

Executive Committee: Joseph Balaz, Elliot S. Berke, Milton Cerny, Tom Dine, Phillip Kasik, Wendy Luers, Fred Malek, Pavla Niklova, John F. Stack, Patricia Stack, John Todoroki, Jaroslav Zajicek.


  1. Concert of the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra

Date: November 17th, 2014 at 7:00 PM at Washington National Cathedral

  1. Lion & Eagle Symposium

Date: November 18th, 2014 at 11:00 AM at The Atlantic Council

  1. Gala Dinner

Date: November 18th, 2014

  1. Conference: Vaclav Havel’s Legacy Today

Date: November 19th, 2014 at Library of Congress, Thomas Jefferson Building

  1. Celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the Velvet Revolution

Date: November 19th, 2014 at 6:00 PM at the Embassy of the Czech Republic

  1. Unveiling and Dedication of the Vaclav Havel Bust in the U.S. Capitol

To be announced by Congressional Leaders


Must RSVP with American Friends of the Czech Republic organization

For more information visit: http://afocr.org