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Annual Meeting & Holiday Potluck

Join us for our Annual Meeting & Holiday Potluck. More Details to come.

October 24 Social with Speaker Hana Itani

The Board of Directors of the Arab-American Cultural Center in Silicon Valley, cordially invites you and your friends to attend the October 24th informative gathering on the following timely topic:

“Voting is Your Chance to Choose: Find All the Information You Need to Get Ready for the November 4th, 2014 California General Election”

Presenter:  Hana Itani, Founding Member of AACC,  and Recently-Elected President of the League of Women Voters, South Santa Clara Valley

Date: Friday, October 24 at 7:00 PM

Where: Arab-American Cultural Center, 3968 Twilight Drive, Building 2, San Jose, CA 95124 (408-377-2722)

Light refreshments will be served at 6:30PM

2014 Summer Picnic!

The Board of Directors of the Arab-American Cultural Center of Silicon Valley cordially invites you, your family and your friends to the 2014 Summer Potluck Picnic!


Date: Saturday, September 27

Time: 3:00 – 7:00 PM

Where: AACC, 3968 Twilight Drive, San Jose, CA 95124 (Houge Park)

What to Bring:

  • A Dish of your Favorite Finger Foods to Share
  • Your Good Cheers
  • Your own chicken/meat to BBQ (Finding a grill may be difficult as we are sharing the park and finding one vacant may be tough.)

Center will provide: Charcoal Briquettes, Ice Water and Soft Drinks

For more information, please contact Sami Ibrahim (sami.ibrahim@sjcc.edu)


Origins of the Crisis in Gaza

The Revolution Continues

Speaker:  Dr. Sharat Lin, Former President of San Jose Peace and Justice Center and  an eyewitness to two Egyptian revolutions in two years

An Enchanted Evening of Arabic Poetry

Speakers: Salwa Ghamrawi, Sameera Abuhmaid and Sami A. Ibrahim

San Jose Mayoral Candidates Forum

Coordinators: Jeff Ajlouny and Salem Ajluni

Does My Vote Count?

Speaker: San Jose City Councilman Johnny Khamis

The Arab Song and How it has always Reflected the Arab Mood

Speaker: Ein El Hayah Fahmi, Arabic language instructor

Ramadan Iftar Gathering for the Arab- American Community and Friends

Coordinator: Han Itani