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SEPTEMBER NEWS BLAST
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September 26 – Colloquy on “Sister Cities: Cold War Origins and 21st Century Directions.”
Hear a presentation about the historic origins of the Sister Cities initiative during in Cold War followed by a series of round table discussions about how the Sister Cities model can be applied to contemporary organizations and businesses.
City of Raleigh Museum, 220 Fayetteville St. 7:00 p.m.

October 1 -  Bicycling, Football, and Beer!
Join the RSC Bicyling Saturday morning ride honoring Raleigh 30th anniversary of Partnership with Kingston upon Hull.  A morning ride (25 or 10 miles, your choice) will be followed by watching the Hull City Tigers play Chelsea in a Premier League match at the London Bridge Pub.   Rides start at Mordecai at 8:30 a.m/9:00 a.m.
Football match begins at 10:00 a.m.
 
October 1 - “Proud of My Culture”
Myles of Great Hopes in partnership with Broughton High School and the Raleigh Sister Cities’ Nairobi Committee presents Proud of My Culture (PoMC) 3rd Annual Heritage Show.  Performances highlighting the community’s diverse culture, traditions and heritage in the form of music, art, skills, poem, recital spoken words as presenters share their pride of their countries.This family friendly event raises funds for the Ilbissil Township Primary School in Kajiado, Kenya. The school and surrounding community does not have a clean drinking water supply.  The goal is to raise $25,000 that will enable us to dig a borehole water well and provide the school children with this basic and vital resource.  Preceding the 6:00 p.m. performance, there will be a silent auction beginning at 4:00 p.m.  All are welcome and your support is appreciated!
 
Tickets available here Eventbrite
 
Upcoming:
October 5 RSC Board meeting 6:00 p.m. Raleigh Municipal Building
October 7 ““From Moon Pies to Moon Cakes: A Taste of China’s Mid-Autumn Festival”  COR Museum 7:00 p.m.
Ongoing
Now through November 30:   “Voices from Our Sisters” Exhibit  COR Museum  

 
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