Program for Third Annual World Refugee Day in San Diego
June 22, 2013
11am - 4pm
at the Market Creek Plaza
404 Euclid Avenue
San Diego, CA 92104
11:00-11:30am Opening Ceremony
- Bob Montgomery, International Rescue Committee
- Councilmember Marti Emerald
- Congresswoman Susan Davis
11:30am-4:00pm Entertainment/ Panel Discussions
- Journey to the Sun - Babylonian Culture, Cuyamaca College (sponsor by CMSS)
- Burmese song - Elizabeth Thiam
- Youth Panel
- Haitian Singers
- Multicultural Fashion Show
- Book Club by Alephonsion Deng, "They Poured Fire on Us From the Sky"
- Golden Harp Band (Iraq)
- Karen Dance
- Adult Panel
- Chaldean Dance
- Karen Bamboo Dance
- Al Ghazali Family Band (Arabic)
**Alephonsion Deng, one of three authors of "They Poured Fire on Us From the Sky," will be presenting and having a Q&A session with us.
He will have Book Signing after his presentation as well. Please join our virtual Book Club to get ready for this very special presentation from Alephonsion Deng!
CHECK BACK SOON FOR MORE PROGRAM DETAILS!