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Lifelong Learning Programs: Class #3 Turkiye, the Real Turkey Discussion with NMC international student, Volkan Yildirim

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Date:
October 19, 2016
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.charlevoixlibrary.org

Venue

Charlevoix Public Library
220 W Clinton
Charlevoix, MI 49720 United States
Phone:
231-547-2651
Website:
www.charlevoixlibrary.org

Organizer

Friends of the Charlevoix Public Library
Phone:
231-547-2651
Email:
reference@charlevoixlibrary.org
Website:
www.charlevoixlibrary.org

Facilitated by Friends of the Charlevoix Public Library: Trustees Room 1:00 pm; Explore Turkiye (The Country of Turkey) with NMC international student Volkan Yildirim, who was born and raised in Turkey. Volkan will enlighten you with a tour of Turkish culture, food, fashion, recreation, religion, gender issues and politics from someone who has lived it, not just visited the country. He will discuss his journey to the United States along with his required journey back to Turkey to serve compulsory military service for all male citizens 20-41 years of age.

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