Annual Meeting

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Annual Membership Celebration

Published on February 11th, 2014 | by ssca

Friday, March 14th starting at 6:30 p.m. at the Doubletree Hotel Ballroom, 2431 N. Glenstone Mark your calendar and invite your friends to a night of the fun at the Sister Cities’ Annual Membership Celebration! It’s [&hellip... Read More


Japanese Festival

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Japanese Fall Festival 2013 updates!

Published on September 5th, 2013 | by ssca

Featured performers: Samurai Sword Soul photo by Brian Kronts Samurai Sword Soul (SSS) was founded by Yoshi Amao and Yoshihisa Kuwayama in 2003. Since then, Samurai Sword Soul’s numerous performances, an engaging mix of comedy routines, humanistic- [&hellip... Read More


Japanese Festival

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Schedule for 2013 Japanese Fall Festival

Published on August 19th, 2013 | by ssca

18th Annual Japanese Fall Festival on September 6 – 8, 2013 in the Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden at Nathanael Greene / Close Memorial Park 2400 S. Scenic Adults:  $7 Children 12 and under: $3 Weekend Pass: [&hellip... Read More


Isesaki News

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Isesaki Summer Festival at Greenwood on August 9

Published on August 9th, 2013 | by ssca

Students from our sister city Isesaki, Japan will host a “Isesaki Summer Festival” at Greenwood School on Friday, August 9 at 630 p.m. These students visiting Springfield for the two-week Global Leadership Academy will offer games, [&hellip... Read More


Japanese Festival

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2013 Japanese Fall Festival poster

Published on July 22nd, 2013 | by ssca

Springfield Sister Cities Association is proud to announce a great line up of performers for this year’s Japanese Fall Festival! Friday, September 6th  5:30-10:00 Saturday, September 7th  11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. Sunday, September 8th  11:00 [&hellip... Read More


Isesaki News

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Japanese Culture Night at Greenwood

Published on May 30th, 2013 | by ssca

Students from our sister city Isesaki, Japan will host a “Japan Culture Night” at Greenwood School Friday, May 31 at 630 p.m. These students visiting Springfield for the two-week Global Leadership Academy will offer games, music, [&hellip... Read More


Hosting

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Looking for Host Familes for Isesaki Students

Published on May 17th, 2013 | by ssca

Isesaki students for Global Leadership Academy will be here soon. We still need about 20 host families to host a student for one day or two on Saturday, June 1st, (8:30am-5pm) and Sunday, June 2nd (8:30am-5pm) Families [&hellip... Read More


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  • Upcoming Dates

    April 5, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. – Cherry Blossom Kite Festival
    Nathanael Greene/Close Memorial Park and Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden, 2400 S. Scenic Ave.

    May 24 – Students from Isesaki study at MSU
    and doing service projects in our community

    June – local students travel to Japan

    July 12 – Sister Cities Fiesta at Butterfly Festival
    featuring Mariachi Viva Xalisco!

    August 4 – Students from Isesaki study at MSU
    and doing service projects in our community

    August 5-12 – Local band “Ing” will perform in Isesaki

    September 12-14 – 19th Annual Japanese Fall Festival in the Japanese Stroll Garden at Nathanael Greene/Close Park featuring a performing delegation from Isesaki, as well as several other international headliner acts, local performers and artisans

  • Think Globally, Act Locally!

    Springfield Sister Cities Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping people of the City of Springfield and people of similar cities in foreign nations acquire a consciousness of each other and to understand one another as individuals, as members of their community, and as part of our global community.

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