Isesaki News


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


Isesaki students and board members Bob Stevens and Jane Fast

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

Tlaquepaque News


Visit Mexico with Sister Cities

Published on April 1st, 2013 | by ssca

Join the Sister Cities trip to Tlaquepaque in Jalisco, Mexico, June 26 – July 2, 2013 MEXICO’S NATIONAL CERAMIC COMPETITION Only in Tlaquepaque will you experience such a large exhibition of remarkable ceramics. You can closely [&hellip... Read More

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    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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