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These programs are presented in collaboration with partner organizations.

Upcoming Programs

Lecture: Mysteries of Cairo’s Magnificent Mamluk Carpets

Saturday, October 19, 2019 - 2:00pm

Scholar Rosamund E. Mack sheds light on the origins and early history of carpets in Granada, Jerusalem, and the Vatican, which has long been a mystery. A collaboration with the International Hajji Baba Society.

Lecture: Creating Opportunities for Coptic Women in Rural Egypt

Thursday, December 5, 2019 - 5:30pm

Nermien Riad, executive director of Coptic Orphans, discusses B’edaya, their microfinance initiative tailored to help widowed mothers claim financial independence through textile and other work.