Category Archives: Bellingham Sister Cities Association

Ozzie Land Runners // Send OFF

THIS JUST IN! Five members of the Bellingham Sister Cities Association (BSCA) will be traveling to Port Stephans, Australia to participate in the Winery Running Festival on July 22nd, 2018. Their send off for the Australia trip will be on Thursday, July 12th … Continue reading

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2018 Tateyama Trip Participants Meet

We are celebrating 60 years of friendship with Tateyama this year. To mark this occasion we were invited to visit our friends in Tateyama this August 6th to 11th. We will be there for the big summer fireworks display. Tateyama Mayor, … Continue reading

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Ikebana For World Peace Spring Installation

Bellingham City Hall is now adorned with the spring installation of “Ikebana for World Peace”. You can go visit this exhibit at Bellingham City Hall, 210 Lottie Street, Bellingham WA 98225. While your there enjoy the beauty and the intoxicating … Continue reading

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You are cordially invited to the 2017 Annual Bellingham Sister Cites Association Dinner

Please join your other members for our 2017 Annual Dinner on July 20th, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM at Hovander Park in Ferndale (in the Main Picnic Shelter).  This years event will be both a report on our … Continue reading

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Bellingham Sister Cities Video – It’s All About World Peace

Bellingham Sister Cities Association Board Member Lauren McClanahan recently produced a video about the history and goals of the Association and the City of Bellingham. Featuring Bellingham Mayor Kelli Linville, this video explores the experiences of some of its members … Continue reading

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Цагаан Сар/Tsagaan Sar Mongolian New Year Celebration!

Please join us for an afternoon of music, stories, food, good friends, and shared cultures! Where: Bellingham Yacht Club, 2625 N Harbor Loop Dr, Bellingham, Washington 98225 When: March 4, 2017; 12:00pm—3:00pm Can I contribute? It is a potluck! Please … Continue reading

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Japanese New Years – Shinnenkai – This Weekend January 14th!

A shinnenkai (Japanese 新年会, literally “new year gathering”) is the Japanese tradition of welcoming the arrival of the New Year.  A shinnenkai is a shinnenkaiis their way of getting together to celebrate a new year and to make promises to each other to do their best for this … Continue reading

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A Note From Jeff Purdue About The Master of Asian Cinema Series

I hope everyone had a good summer. As you’ll note from the subject line, I’m now promoting a new film series called Masters of Asian Cinema. As I announced at the final film last year, the Masters of Japanese Cinema … Continue reading

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Chamber Music, Artists, Auction And Great Food – Sign Up Today For The 2016 BSCA Annual Fundraiser

Come join us in a celebration of the diversity of cultures, listen to the beautiful sounds of the North Stars Chamber Orchestra, enjoy the artwork produced by Artists with Disabilites from our seven sister cities and dine on a meal for … Continue reading

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BSCA 777 Dinner Fundraiser

BSCA 777 Fundraiser Dinner is a great opportunity to celebrate diversity of cultures, while enjoying a delicious dinner. Vegetarians, beef eaters and seafood lovers will all be honored equally!  The Bellingham Technical College will be preparing the following menu:  Fruit … Continue reading

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