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How do you become a DCLAC member? It is easy: fill out the membership form and mail it along with your dues to our Treasurer:

DCLAC Membership Form

Want to get regular updates on what is happening in the DC Lithuanian-American Community? Know of someone who has fallen off the list? Know of a student attending university or college in the DC area? Met someone who has just moved to this region?

Be a good friend:
Send us their email address to info@dclac.org. We will try to make them feel at home.


2018 Fall Picnic

SAVE THE DATE9.23.2018

LAC Board of Directors Election 2018

For more info go HERE

Annual DCLAC Meeting – 7pm, April 4

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The Ambassador’s Basketball Cup 2017

14th Ambasadors Basketball Cup

JURGA Šeduikytė | NOT PERFECT – October 8, 2017

Performers: JURGA Seduikyte, Kazimieras Povilaitis
When: Sunday, October 8th, 6 PM
Where: Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania (2622 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20009)
Fundraiser-Concert Organizers: Lithuanian-American Community, Inc. (Washington DC & Philadelphia Chapters)

Fundraiser-Concert Tickets* sold HERE (online sale ends 10/08/17, 4 pm; no tickets sold at the door)

JURGA Seduikyte is arguably the most original and creative popular music singer-songwriter from Lithuania. Jurga began her solo career in 2005 with her first album produced by legendary Andrius Mamontovas. This year JURGA presents her tenth album NOT PERFECT which she introduces during her American Tour while also performing the songs that earned her the MTV Europe award back in 2007. Her work has been characterized as deep, melodious and sensitive.

Impromptu fundraiser-concert to support Lithuanian-American Community, Inc. (Washington DC & Philadelphia Chapters) is organized before Jurga finishes her American Tour in Philadelphia. VA-DC-MD Lithuanians and their guests are welcome to join us for a musical evening on Sunday, Oct 8, 6 PM at the Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania.

* All the money collected from the ticket sales will be donated to the Lithuanian-American Community, Inc. (Washington DC & Philadelphia Chapters).

EU Open House – May 13, 2017

DCLAC will be at the Lithuanian Embassy (address: 2622 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20009) to welcome you to the European Union (EU) Open House 10AM-4PM on Saturday, May 13, 2017. Come and enjoy the EU in DC!

DCLAC Annual Meeting – March 16, 2017

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DCLAC Annual Meeting to be held at the Lithuanian Embassy (address: 2622 16th St NW, Washington, DC 20009) at 7PM on Thursday, March 16, 2017.

MEETING AGENDA:
1. DCLAC annual report,
2. DCLAC 2016 financial report,
3. Report from the LAC Board of Directors Annual Convention,
4. Elections of DCLAC Board,
5. Open forum regarding activities for 2017 and beyond.

*Since the meeting will take place at the Lithuanian Embassy, all participating members must register in advance by sending an email to skaiste.rojute@dclac.org.

Day of Restoration of Lithuanian Independence – March 11

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The traditional Mass at the magnificent St. Matthew‘s Cathedral (Address: 1725 Rhode Island Ave NW, Washington, DC 20036) to commemorate Lithuania‘s freedom and independence will be offered at 10AM on March 12, 2017. Don’t miss an opportunity to sing the Lithuanian National Anthem with the Cathedral’s choir. We invite children to dress in Lithuanian national costume or Scout uniforms. Anyone else who wishes to dress in national costume is most welcome to do so!

Lithuania’s Independence Day – February 16th

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Sunday, February 19, 2017

Washington DC Lithuanian-American Community (DCLAC) and the Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania to the United States of America cordially invite you to celebrate the Day of Restoration of Lithuania’s Independence together:

9:00 a.m. The Holy Mass and prayer for Lithuania in the Basilica (Address: 400 Michigan Ave NE, Washington, DC 20017)

9:00-10:00 a.m. Registration at the Catholic University of America – Caldwell Auditorium (Address: 620 Michigan Ave. NE, Washington, D.C. 20064)

10:00 a.m. Official program and concert:
– Opening remarks by the Ambassador of Lithuania H.E. Rolandas Kriščiūnas
– Keynote remarks by the Lithuanian-American Community President Sigita Šimkuvienė-Rosen
– Performance by students of Kristijonas Donelaitis Lithuanian School and Lithuanian School of Washington

12:00 p.m. Social hour with Lithuanian food

Entry fee is $10/person; free for children. No entry fee for those who cannot pay.

Annual membership renewal $20/person (and donations) may be made to the Lithuanian-American Community of Washington, DC (DCLAC). Tax-deductible donations may be made to the Lithuanian American Community of the USA (LAC)
Please note: effective this year, you may also donate online via PayPal HERE.

We look forward to seeing you!