January 16, 2016 Saturday 12:30—2:30 PM Manzano Mesa Multigenerational Center—501 Elizabeth, SE Albuquerque. Come enjoy cookies and drinks and learn about our 10 sister cities. FREE and OPEN to the Public. Contact Carol Dawley at firstname.lastname@example.org or 883-9516 for further info.
February, 2016- Membership trip to Guadalajara has been cancelled but will be rescheduled. TBD.
February 27, 2016- 8 PM. Performance by Anat Grigorio entitled “Memo” presented by the Rehovot Committee and Keshet Dance: Mature Audience Only. Member price is $5 per adult available at the Box Office, while online price is $20/person. Call the Box Office: 277-8583. For more info, click here: AnatGrigorioPerformances
March 5, 2016- 8 PM. Performance by Anat Grigorio entitled “Mr. Nice Guy” presented by the Rehovot Committee and Keshet Dance: Mature Audience Only. Member price is $5 per adult available at the Box Office, while online price is $20/person. Call the Box Office: 277-8583. For more info, click here: AnatGrigorioPerformances
March 10 – 12, 2016. Sister Cities International State Coordinators and Leadership Conference in Miami, Fl. For more info: www.sistercities.org.
April 16, 2016. Zambia, Africa Extravaganza and Tea. Time: 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM. What: Entertainment, Food. Featured teas and coffee from Zambia. Location: New Mexico African American Performing Arts Center 310 San Pedro NE 87108. For more info: email@example.com.
April 18 – 19, 2016. “Crisis in Migration: A New World of Walls”. Symposium of top speakers and panelists sponsored by the Santa Fe World Affairs Forum. Sister Cities members only pay $85 instead of $110. Students: $50 covers both days. Location: St. John’s College, Peterson Student Center. Hours: April 18 9:30 – 5:30 includes lunch and wine reception. April 19 9:30 – 3, lunch included. For more info: contact sister cities member John Heard: firstname.lastname@example.org.
May 5, 2016 6 – 8 PM - RoboRAVE International Night. Meet n Greet at the Convention Center West upper ballroom. Come meet students from around the world. FREE. Refreshments served. Contact Pam Feather (980-5886) for more details.
May 7 , 2016 - RoboRAVE competion at the Convention Center. Student teams from some of our sister cities are expected to attend. Contact Pam Feather (980-5886) for more details. Volunteer judges are needed: click here for more info: www.roborave.org.
June 5, 2016 - Annual Meeting. Japanese Kitchen 6521 Americas Pkwy, Albuquerque, NM 87110. Cost $20 non-members, $10 for members. Time: 12:30 – 3 PM. Annual election and highlight of upcoming November 12 – 20 trip to Sasebo, Japan. Call Carol Dawley (883-9516) if questions.
June 15 - June 26, 2016 - Membership trip to Helmstedt, Germany. Contact Chair Nathan Young for more details (977.6033 or email@example.com).
July 14 – 16, 2016. 60th Anniversary Sister Cities International Conference. Washington D.C. For more info: www.sistercities.org.
August 8 – 17 , 2016,(probable dates) - Membership trip to Alburquerque, Spain. Contact Fred Mondragon or Dillon Fisher-Ives for more info: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oct 1st week, 2016 Visit from Taitung County, Taiwan balloonists and officials. Possible twinning ceremony with Bernalillo County. Stay tuned. Contact Taiwan Chair Yu-Lin Shen or co-Chair George Huang for more info. Hualien@albuquerque-sister-cities.org.
Oct 8 – 13, 2016 - Exact Dates TBD. Trade Fair sponsored by Lusaka Committee. For more info: email@example.com.
November 11 – 20, 2016 (probable dates)- Membership trip to Sasebo, Japan. 50 year celebration of twinning. Contact Kazumi Kawakubo-Todman for more info: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bi-monthly Board Meetings – Contact President Richard Buckler. Location: Sandia Labs Federal Credit Union Training Rooms, 3707 Juan Tabo Blvd. NE, Albuquerque. Enter on North-West side of building.
Start Time: 5:45 PM
Remaining 2016 date: March 17, May 19, July 21, Sept 15, Nov. 17– (3rd Thursday of the odd months).