Who are we?

The Cultural Committee of the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission is an association that promotes socio-cultural activities for staff of the JRC and their families. The aim is to spread the culture of European countries and to promote cultural communication between JRC staff and the residents of the province of Varese and the region of Lombardy.

PROPOSED ACTIVITIES

The Cultural Committee of the JRC Ispra site provides:

• Free access to the library services, including loans of books in various European languages.

• Free access to the media centre services, including loans of CDs (music), vinyl

records and DVDs (movies) in various languages.

• Limited access to periodic magazines, which are managed autonomously.

• Participation in external cultural events (theatre, opera, concerts, exhibitions, tours and travel) for a fee (to cover the cost of tickets, stay/accommodation and transport).

• Free participation in and information on the visual arts exhibitions

(painting, sculpture, fashion, etc.) organised in the province and region.

• Free participation in and information on conferences organised at the Club House or

elsewhere in the province.

• Free participation in and information on the concerts organised at the Club House or in

other interesting places.

MEMBERSHIP

By subscribing to the Cultural Committee of the JRC Ispra, any officer or agent of the JRC and their

family may benefit from the cultural activities provided to members.

Please register at the library or media centre (external access from 1st floor of main entrance

building, TP 014) for an annual fee of €30.