The accident at the nuclear power plant in Chornobyl, Ukraine took place on April 26th, 1986, and is considered to be the gravest environmental disaster in the history of humankind. The Kyiv Committee of Chicago Sister Cities will commemorate this tragedy in a program which highlights response and recovery efforts, and gives witness to those devastated by the loss of life, health, and home.
The formal speaking program will begin at 5:30 p.m.with the event concluding with a moment of silence and screening of the documentary film, “Block Four”.
Kyiv Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International
Ukrainian Medical Association of North America
Center for Global Health, UIC College of Medicine
Ukrainian Congress Committee of America
Chicago Business and Professional Group
TIME: 5:30pm – 8:00pm
WHERE: G.A.R. Hall , Chicago Cultural Center
77 East Randolph Street, 2nd Floor
Chicago, IL 60601
Open to the Public
For more information, please call 312.744.8074.