Travelogue 2013 – Emma Brownlee

Wednesday/Thursday, July 24/25 (lose a day in flight!) Off to Japan we go! The plane ride wasn't that bad. It ended up being a little over twelve hours instead of the fourteen we had all thought. The airline food was much better than expected and the flight staff was fantastic. The plane itself was a treat, it was sleek and fairly comfortable. There were fancy devices that let us choose from many different movies, games, and music choices to keep us entertained on the journey. The feature I w...
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Still Seeking Host Families

I hope you are all having a good summer. We have a group coming to Bath from our Sister City, Tsugaru (Aomori) from August 7-14.  I am currently looking for Host Families for the 18 students (14 girls and 4 boys) and 6 adults.  I need your help!  I'm still looking for Host Families for most of this group!  Perhaps you know of someone that might be interested in hosting a student?  Could you pass my contact info (email) on to them and have them get in touch with me? Here's more info: ...
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Dining for a cause

Tuesday July 16, 5-9pm at Henry & Marty Restaurant and Bar, 61 Main St., Brunswick, Maine. The wonderful restaurant has pledged 10% of the evening's sales to support the 2013 Student Travel Fund.  Let your server know that you are dining to support the students! Reservations suggested, but not required: 207-721-9141. Hope to see you there!
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Heritage Days Preview

We are excited to announce  the visit of a Tsugaru City delegation over the Fourth of July.  The city will be welcoming this small group of officials, who are coming to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the signing of the sister city documents and to participate in Heritage Days activities. Please contact us to join  in the Bath Fourth of July parade. A Tsugaru official will be grand marshall, followed by a nebuta float and music.  You are encouraged to join us in the parade...jackets a...
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General Consul Akira Muto Visits Bath, May 10, 2013

The Bath-Tsugaru Sister City Exchange Program and the City of Bath is pleased to welcome Akira Muto, Consul General of Japan on Friday, May 10, 2013. Mr. Muto will travel from his Boston office to visit Governor LePage at the State Capital, Bath City officials, and other Maine-Japan exchange programs. Bath, Maine and Tsugaru City, Japan are celebrating 20 years of intercultural exchange. The exchange began to commemorate the efforts by Japanese villagers to rescue sailors of the Bath-built sh...
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Updated! Annual Meeting Nov. 14th 2012

Note the new location! The annual meeting and election of board members for the Cheseborough Foundation will be held on the evening of Wednesday November 14th 2012 in the Teen Room of the Bath YMCA. The meeting is open to the public, and anyone interested in serving on the board or helping with our program is encouraged to contact our coordinator at cmatthews@rsu1.org.
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