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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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Please Join Your Fellow Members Of Bellingham Sister Cities For Our 2016 Annual Fundraiser

Come join us and the SISU Children’s Fund for an evening recognizing each of our Sister Cities, enjoy the artwork that is being produced by Artists With Disabilities from our countries and take advantage of the opportunity to purchase items … Continue reading

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Japanese Fun Run/Walk/Stand Saturday 9:00 AM Jan-23, New Rotary Trailhead, Old Fairhaven Parkway

Japan Marathon Sendoff  – Help send off local runner Holly Graham to Sister City Tateyama, Japan this Saturday for the 36th Wakashio Marathon with a big gambatte! woop! woop! Join our growing group of locals who have run the Wakashio and … Continue reading

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Japanese New Year’s Celebration (Shinnenkai) – January 24th!

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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Ski-To-Sea 2015 Was Fantastic!

May 25, 2015- The Bellingham Sister Cities Association wrapped up another fun and exciting Ski to Sea weekend today with some of our host families, athletes, and board members attending the Beavers Tree Service annual party, hosted by Brian and … 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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Bellingham Runners Arrive For the Wakashio Marathon

The first wave of three Bellingham runners arrived in Tateyama and gathered with some of the Tateyama folks and the full contingent of Port Stephens Australia runners and visitors with Tateyama Bay to their backs. There are a total of six runners … Continue reading

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