International Events

In addition to organizing the sister-city exchanges, WIFA coordinates a variety of activities to enhance cultural relationships in the Worthington community. Ethnic dinners, lectures and international festival celebrations are just a few of the ways WIFA strives to achieve its goals of fostering intercultural friendships, welcoming international newcomers, and learning and experiencing cultural differences. The City of Worthington and WIFA believe that understanding different cultures and customs is essential for living in the global community of the 21st century.

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Upcoming Programs

Monday, May 13, 2019 - 7pm, Old Worthington Library
Latin America: Populism and Democracy

Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 7pm, Old Worthington Library
Book Discussion: The Travelling Cat Chronicles
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Discussion Guide

Sunday, August 25 - Worthington Interfaith Neighbors (WIN) Picnic

Tuesday, October 15 - 7pm, Old Worthington Library
Postcards from Indonesia with Author David Mould
More information coming soon.

December date tbd: Japanese Travels and Holiday Treats

January 24, 2020 - WIFA International Dinner

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