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General Votel, Commander of CENTCOM

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Joseph Votel, is a general who is rarely quoted in the media and has risen to the highest ranks of the military faster than almost any recent commander. General Votel is the Combatant Commander of CENTCOM (20 countries including Syria, Iran, Iraq, Yemen, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, Afghanistan) of some of the most volatile areas on the world where the U.S. has assets and is actively engaged militarily. As the former chief of the nation's secretive commando forces (U.S. Special Operations Command), Votel has been closely involved with the kind of missions, often launched by small numbers of Delta, SEAL or other elite forces to hunt down militants, rescue hostages or undertake other risky activities overseas. On October 19, 2001, Votel led the 75th Ranger Regiment that parachuted into Afghanistan to set up the first U.S. base, Camp Rhino, there. Votel's JSOC forces led many high-profiled missions, including taking one the top suspects of the 2012 attacks

Event Date/Time9/25/2018 at 12:00 PM
PriceFree - $19
Event TypeRegular Event

General McChrystal, former Commander of Coalition Forces, Afghanistan

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Registration Deadline Date is 10/21/2018

A transformational leader with a remarkable record of achievement, General Stanley A. McChrystal was called one of America’s greatest warriors by Secretary of Defense Robert Gates.  A retired four-star general, he is the former Commander, U.S. forces Afghanistan (USFOR-A) Afghanistan, former commander of U.S. and International Security Assistance Forces (ISAF), and and the former commander of the premier military counter-terrorism force, Joint Special Operations Command (JSOC). General McChrystal is credited with the JSOC forces capture of Saddam Hussein and the death of Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, leader of Al-Qaeda in Iraq. He is best known for developing and implementing the counter-insurgency strategy in Afghanistan, and for creating a comprehensive counter-terrorism organization that revolutionized the interagency operating culture. Following remarks critical of Vice President Joe Biden, and other administration officials that were attributed to General McChrystal and his aides in a

Event Date/Time10/23/2018 at 6:30 PM
PriceFree - $29
Event TypeRegular Event

Screening of Stella's Last Weekend, & Interview of Polly Draper

Monday, November 05, 2018

Registration Deadline Date is 11/1/2018

Filmmaker & actress Polly Draper has been paving the way for females in the field for decades. She wrote, directed and stars in her next film, STELLA'S LAST WEEKEND, (view the trailer here), in select theaters October 12th. Known to many as the Emmy-nominated star of, THIRTYSOMETHING, the popular TV drama of the 80's, Draper went on to write, direct and produce Nickelodeon's THE NAKED BROTHERS BAND, starring her two sons, Nat Wolff & Alex Wolff, and featuring her husband as co-ep and music advisor. The series became one of the most successful ever on Nickelodeon. In similar fashion, STELLA'S LAST WEEKEND also stars her real-life sons, Nat Wolff & Alex Wolff, who have made their own successful careers since the success of Naked Brothers. After the series wrapped, Draper kept busy, working on Broadway and off-Broadway, writing scripts, and appearing in films such as Obvious Child and Side Effects. STELLA'S LAST WEEKEND is a sweet family story about brothers Jack (Nat) and Oli

Event Date/Time11/5/2018 at 6:00 PM
PriceFree - $29
Event TypeRegular Event