Tag Archives: BSCA

Bellingham Mayor Kelli Linville Welcomes BSCA Ski-To-Sea Team

Friday, May 22, 2015- Bellingham, Washington’s Mayor, Kelli Linville, welcomed international visitors to City Hall today with the presentation of honorary citizenship certificates and warm words of greeting. The visitors are athletes and delegates from three of Bellingham’ s sister cities, … Continue reading

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BSCA Ski-to-Sea Team Kick-Off Dinner

On Thursday night, Friday May 21, the Bellingham Sister Cities Association International Ski-to-Sea team met at “Tatdaddy’s” home to get to know one another and to meet many of the Bellingham Sister Cities Board. Joining Gabe Starbuck, Kyle Nelson and Max Baker … Continue reading

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Meet the BSCA Sister Cities Ambassadors Ski to Sea Team!

Today’s installment of “Meet the BSCA Team” introduces you to our Ski to Sea racer from Tsetserleg, Mongolia. We hear he is super excited to be participating in this year’s Ski to Sea race on May 24. Bavuugarid Batbaatar is … Continue reading

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Meet the BSCA Sister Cities Ambassadors Ski to Sea Team!

Today’s installment of “Meet the BSCA Team” introduces you to our Ski to Sea racers from Cheongju, South Korea. Mr. Im Chan-Gyu, our team’s Trail runner, and Mr. Kim In-Hweon, our Mountain Bike rider, are both excited to be participating … Continue reading

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Meet the BSCA Sister Cities Ambassadors Ski to Sea Team!

Today’s installment of “Meet the BSCA Team” introduces you to our Ski to Sea racers from Tateyama, Japan. Eriko Kondo, our team’s road runner, and Kazuki Wada, our road biker, are both excited to be participating in this year’s Ski … Continue reading

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Britt Setter and United We Dance’s Upcoming Trip to Tateyama

United We Dance is taking thirteen students ranging in age from 14-18 and three dance instructors from The Dance Studio to Tateyama, Japan this July. We are so excited for our second cultural exchange to Tateyama! We are fortunate enough … Continue reading

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President Teresa Van Haalen Extends An Invitation To The BSCA Annual Dinner

Well we are only a week away and we have to have our confirmed number of dinners in by 2:00 Tuesday, April 7 and as this years President for Bellingham Sister Cities Association I wanted to again extend a personal … Continue reading

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Next Masters of Japanese Cinema film — Early Summer

The next Masters of Japanese Cinema film will be Ozu Yasujiro’s wonderful 1951 film Early Summer.  It screens at Pickford Film Center (1318 Bay Street) at 6:30pm on Tuesday, April 7th.  Further details can be found here: http://www.pickfordfilmcenter.org/programs/pickford/early-summer/ Ozu probably doesn’t … Continue reading

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Peace Grant Recipients Richard and Eleanor Long On Sister Cities…

Richard and I are passionate about cultural exchanges. We believe that through greater understanding among different peoples around the world, these different groups will be more likely to strive for peaceful resolutions when conflicts arise  among them.  We are involved … Continue reading

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Tsagaan Sar – A Special Day

On March 21st, Tsetserleg Mongolia Sister City Chair Bolor Smith, with the generous sponsorship of the Fairhaven Rug Gallery, held Bellingham’s now annual Tsagaan Sar (Mongolian New Years) event that included an afternoon of music, stories, delicious food, good friends, and … Continue reading

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