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

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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 – Markham, Canada

This quarter we are featuring Cary's most recent Sister City (from 2003), Markham, Ontario, Canada.  When we became Sister Cities with Markham, we got a real bonus.  Markham has a Town Crier, an an internationally recognized one at that.  We have adopted Markham's Town Crier, and they have adopted us!  John Webster and his wife Mary come down every … [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.