Isesaki News

Published on May 24th, 2017 | by Alexandra Saner


Japanese Exchange Students Present Free Concert — May 30, 5:30 p.m.

Nearly 100 Japanese high school exchange students visit Springfield in late May, early June, highlighting the Springfield Sister Cities Association’s three-decade relationship with Isesaki, Gunman Prefecture, Japan.  As a part of their visit, the students present a free concert at the recently-dedicated Peace Through People Pavilion at Nathanael Greene/Close Memorial Park, 2400 South Scenic Ave.  The students will sing traditional Japanese folk songs and interact with local children.  Bring your own lawn chairs or blankets to enjoy the show.


About the Author

Lexy served on Springfield Sister Cities Association's Board of Directors for four years before joining the ranks as Associate Director. She is also Associate Director of Friends of the Garden. Lexy is an arts and culture enthusiast, and she has served as Marketing Director for Springfield Little Theatre and Membership Development Coordinator for Springfield Regional Arts Council. Lexy is active in Springfield Creatives, having served on its founding Board. She also moonlights in community theatre and film projects.

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