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
Photo Credit: Joao Araujo Pinto

Citizen Diplomacy Video Competition Deadline Extended

Photo Credit: Joao Araujo Pinto The Building Cultural Bridges Video Competition is going strong! We’ve received some great submissions, and have extended the deadline for entries to July 27.  The contest is open to North Carolinians ages 18-25.  Rules and the entry form are here:  Citizen Diplomacy website.  There is some nice prize money to be won.

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Little German Band Concert (FREE!)

Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket and enjoy an authentic German music concert under the stars. This concert is being presented by members of Little German Band to welcome visiting musicians of Kiedrich, Schlangenbad and Obergladbach, Germany. Thursday, August 21, 2014, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Page-Walker Arts & History Center Garden.

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.
  • 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.