Time - Noon to 2:00 pm.
Where –Amenities Room,
Embassy of Australia,
1601 Massachusetts Avenue NW.,
Washington, DC 20036
Guest speaker: Maryland based Australian artist Jason Swain.
Topic: Jason is painting pictures of Australia’s fallen soldiers to give to the families of the fallen. Australia lost 40 Diggers in the Afghan war and this is Jason’s way of paying tribute to these warriors and also give each family a personal gift to say thank you for their sacrifice.* Jason will display his latest portrait at the meeting.
Charge - $15.00, including buffet lunch and sodas. Alcoholic beverages- $2.00 each.
Attire: Business casual
RSVP by noon on Wednesday June 11, to David Ward at 202-352-8550 or via e-mail to dmward1973 at gmail dot com
NOTE: Valid photo ID required
Parking: While there is no parking at the Embassy, paid off street parking is available behind and under the Airline Pilots Association- 17th and Mass, and at 15th and Mass (1240 15th street). On street two hour metered parking is also available.
*If you would like to assist Jason with the cost of materials and shipping, please go to http://www.gofundme.com/84b7q4