Children’s Day Celebration


Thank you to all who joined to celebrate this important day at the 101st anniversary of the establishment of the Grand Turkish National Assembly which, later on, was dedicated as the Children’s Day by Atatürk.

Sunday, April 25
12:00 PM EST
Public · Hosted by TACAM
Online Event

The activities were:

– On-site celebration on Friday April 23 5:00 pm. TACAM board members gathered around the Atatürk bust to put a wreath and sing the national anthem, followed by a music performance of TACAM High School Chapter members. A recording of this event can be viewed at TACAM’s facebook page.

– Virtual program on Sunday April 25 at 12:00 pm via Zoom. The program includes Hon. Consul General of Turkey in Chicago, Mr. Engin Türesin, THSC presentation, videos made of the art work of children, songs, Turkish class activities and more.
A recording of this event can be viewed here:

– Career of the month on Sunday April 25 at 2:00 pm via Zoom. This month, THSC students hosted the aerospace engineer Dr. Behçet Açıkmeşe who is a professor at the University of Washington Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics and a member of NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory (MSL) Guidance and Control team. A recording of this event can be viewed here: