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New CAC calendar of Czech - American events

Czechoslovak American Congress has issued the newest calendar of events. more ►

Minister Petříček held talks in Pilsen with US Secretary of State Pompeo

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Czech Minister of Foreign Affairs Tomáš Petříček met on Tuesday, 11 August 2020 with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who kicked off his Central European trip in the Czech Republic. The heads of Czech and American diplomacy toured the Patton… more ►

105th Anniversary of the SS Eastland shipwreck

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On July 24, Czech-Americans in Chicago commemorate the 105th anniversary of one of the largest shipwrecks in history, which significantly affected the local Czech community. more ►

30 years of partnership between Chicago and Prague

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In June this year, 30 years have passed since Mayor Richard M. Daley signed a Sister Cities agreement (June 19, 1990) with the Mayor of Prague, Jaroslav Kořán. Despite the considerable geographical distance, both cities have maintained active… more ►

HomeWithEU: Experience European Culture without Leaving Home

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Date: 09 May 2020  Venue: Online

This May 9th, join us for HomeWithEU—a tour of European culture where you can discover new cuisine, music, film and more—all without leaving your house! more ►

US filmmaker Gene Deitch dies in Prague

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US animator, filmmaker Gene Deitch, who was born in Chicago, dies in Prague at 95. His Czech publisher, Petr Himmel, told The Associated Press Gene Deitch died unexpectedly during the night from Thursday to Friday in his apartment in… more ►

Musician Ivan Kral dies at the age of 71

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Ivan Kral, a Czech rock legend and a Grammy Award winning musician passed away on February 2, 2020 in Michigan, at the of 71. more ►

Mr. Jaroslav Kubera passed away

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Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Chicago regrets to inform you with deep sorrow that Mr. Jaroslav Kubera, President of the Senate of the Parliament of the Czech Republic, passed away aged 72 years on January 20, 2020. more ►

Memorial Day at the Bohemian National Cemetery in Chicago

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On May 27, 2019 the Bohemian National Cemetery Association together with the Friends of the Bohemian National Cemetery organized a commerative event on the occasion of Memorial Day, when the whole United States remembers war veterans and those… more ►

Registration to the Czech Consulate Database

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Dear Czech Community, If you would like to be in a contact database of the Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Chicago, please send us your contact information. Since most of the invitations and announcements are sent by e-mail, please… more ►