Open Your Home for One Day…

Published on April 20th, 2014 | by ssca

and make memories that last forever! Isesaki Global Leadership Academy – Juniors Save the date: May 31st and/or June 1st, 2014 All host days are 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. The English Language Institute at MSU [&hellip... Read More

Annual Meeting


Annual Membership Celebration 2014

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


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


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


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

2013 Japanese Fall Festival poster

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

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  • Upcoming Dates

    May 31 – Springfield family host day for students from Isesaki who are studying at MSU

    June 1 – Springfield family host day for students from Isesaki who are studying at MSU

    June – local students travel to Japan

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

    August 9 – Springfield family host day for students from Isesaki who are studying at MSU

    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

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    • SSCA Membership-Marketing meeting

      Starts: 4:30 pm

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    • SSCA Board Meeting

      Starts: 5:15 pm

      Location: 840 Boonville Avenue, Springfield, MO 65802

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