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Channel City Club
& Committee on Foreign Relations
Santa Barbara's Window on the World

The Channel City Club was founded in 1946 in Santa Barbara, California, to provide the community with a local venue for outstanding experts on state, national, and international issues.

The  Committee on Foreign Relations promotes foreign relations dialogue  through
Member of ACFR, Washington, D.C.

Save the Date!
Thursday, July 13, 2023   

Let’s Celebrate
Fiesta 2023 – Old Spanish Days

Santa Barbara
Western Art & Carriage Museum
129 Castillo St., Santa Barbara

Fiesta costumes encouraged

El Presidente David Bolton will welcome CCC/CFR members and guests as we celebrate the 99th year of Santa Barbara’s Old Spanish Days Fiesta at the Western Art & Carriage Museum 

Fiesta honors and and  preserves Santa Barbara’s history, spirit, culture, heritage, and traditions.  
August 2 – 6, 2023

Santa BarbaraFiesta 2023 Old Spanish Days Poster
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Violence is never the answer

Monty Roberts

"The man who listens to horses"
Creator of Join-Up, based upon a communication system creating a bond rooted in trust and an environment of cooperation. 

The Honorable Henrietta Holsman Fore

The Nexus of Policy, Power and Money

The Honorable Henrietta Holsman Fore

Immediate Past Executive Director UNICEF; Chmn.& CEO Holsman International

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Presentation with the Pierre Claeyssens Veterans Foundation

80th Anniversary:

Guadalcanal & North Africa

“America Strikes Back”

Presenters: John Blankenship & Sheriff Bill Brown 

Recent CCC and CFR Events
Arthur R. Rachwald

Putin’s Weltanschaung:  Intellectual Roots of the War Against Ukraine

Arthur R. Rachwald
Professor Emeritus, Political Science Dept – U.S. Naval Academy for 34 years; Currently Professorial Lecturer, Diplomatic Academy of Vienna, Austria

Arthur Cyr

2022 Christmas Brunch
Topic: Asia Update

Arthur I. Cyr

Director & A.W. & Mary Margaret Clausen Distinguished Professor of Political Economy & World Business, Kenosha, Wisconsin; former President, Chicago World Trade Center & author of "After the Cold War."

Maryam Zar portrait

40 Years of Resistance by the Women of Iran Culminates in a National Movement that has the Attention of the World

Maryam Zar

Iranian American member LA City Commission on the Status of Women; former editor & advertising executive; founder Womenfound

 An Invitation to Membership
Please join us for your first CCC luncheon program at the member price.
Please contact us for more information.

© 2023 Channel City Club


Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 2247
Santa Barbara, CA 93120

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