On February 18th the Minister of Interior signed a decree regarding the reinstatement of Lithuanian citizenship to famous Hollywood actress Ruta Lee. One of the most successful and worldwide known actors of Lithuanian descent Ruta Lee has always been proud of her Lithuanian roots.
On 27 January, employees of the Consulate General of Lithuania in Los Angeles joined #WeRemember campaign to commemorate International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
On November 3, 2018, the Consulate General of the Republic of Lithuanian in Los Angeles in partnership with the Los Angeles chapter of the Lithuanian World Youth Organization organized the screening of the documentary film “Rūta” to the audience of Los Angeles.
The Olympic Gold Medalist, a swimmer and a symbol of today's Lithuania Rūta Meilutytė presented the movie, shared her story and answered many questions from the audience. The attendees thanked Rūta Meilutytė for inspiration and sharing not only victorious, but also painful moments of her life.
The Consulate General of the Republic of Lithuania in Los Angeles is launching the consular mission to Seattle, Washington, on 8-9 June 2018 (Friday-Saturday). In order to receive the consular services, please register in advance by e-mail [email protected] or call 424-464-9901.
Movie will be screened on 6 May 2018 (Sunday) at 5PM in Santa Monica Aero Theatre (1328 Montana Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90403). Screening is presented by the Consulate General of Lithuania in Los Angeles. Tickets: https://goo.gl/JHhQJm