In 1837, the notary Alphonse Daloz purchased the land comprising Le Touquet. At that time, Le … [Continue Reading]

LeTouquet

The source from which Markham draws its name is rich in both resonance and history. In 1791, the … [Continue Reading]

Markham Ontario, Canada

Hsinchu is located in the northwestern part of Taiwan. The city is on the vital north-south freeway … [Continue Reading]

Hsinchu, Taiwan

County Meath is traditionally known as the “Royal County” because it contains the seat of the … [Continue Reading]

County Meath countryside
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Meet Your Sister City – Hsinchu, Taiwan

We continue our "Meet Your Sister City" series with our Taiwanese Sister City of Hsinchu.  Hsinchu is located in the northwestern part of Taiwan. The city is on the vital north-south freeway with rail services, good public roads and a harbor for shipping. First established in 1711, Hsinchu City was once the beautiful homeland of the Taokas, one of … [Read More...]

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Sister Cities Committee Openings

Have you thought about becoming involved with Sister Cities Association of Cary but didn't know how?  We can help!  We have several 2014-2015 committees that still have openings for volunteers.  You don't have to be on the Board to serve on any of these committees! Children's Day Festival - If you attended the festival this year, you know … [Read More...]

Acknowledgements

Sister Cities of Cary has hosted the following art exhibits and cultural programs supported in part by grants from the Lazy Daze Arts and Crafts Festival, a Cary-based festival supporting local arts and non-profit organizations and activities.
  • 2015 Ceilidh At The Cary Arts Center
  • 2014 Ceilidh At The Cary
  • 2013 and 2014: International Children’s Day Festival of Cary
  • 2013:  ARTQUILTSrivers Quilt Exhibit at the Cary Arts Center
  • 2011: “Taiwan Sublime” photographic exhibition at Cary Town Hall Campus.