Red Wing students on their way home from Ikata, Japan
Friday, July 30 2010 12:00 AM
A group of Red Wing students are on their way home today from Ikata, Japan with their chaperone, Tom Brase, Chairman of the Red Wing Sister Cities Commission. Pictures of the students and a blog following their adventures is available here.
The Sister Cities Commission promotes cultural exchange between cities of different nations to foster strengthened economics, world peace and a greater understanding of the world issues. The City of Red Wing has two official sister cities – Ikata, Japan and Quzhou, China. The Sister Cities Commission can have up to 15 members appointed by the Mayor. For more information about the upcoming activities of Sister Cities, please click here.
Laura Blair, staff liaison for Sister Cities