Tagged: Seattle-Bergen Sister City Association

Christmastime in Bergen

It’s Christmastime in Bergen!

From gingerbread to lights to music, Norway’s second city fills yuletide with wonder Lori Ann Reinhall The Norwegian American No one has ever said that I’m not lucky—and what could be more fortunate than...

Sisters for 50 years

Seattle-Bergen Sister City Association celebrates with Grieg Gala Jubilee Extravaganza with Norwegian guest stars Special Release Seattle-Bergen Sister City Association The Seattle-Bergen Sister City Association is well known for its musical programs, so when...

Put on your walking shoes

Sister City Association leads Seattle on a local tour with a Scandinavian perspective Lori Ann Reinhall Seattle-Bergen Sister City Association Seattle and Bergen share a great deal in common, so it’s no coincidence that...

Honoring the past & celebrating the present

Seattle and Bergen mark 50 years of friendship with Sister City Golden Jubilee Special Release Seattle-Bergen Sister City Association On September 11, 1956, President Dwight D. Eisenhower convened his White House Conference on citizen...

Grieg Gala resonates throughout Ballard

Seattle-Bergen Sister City’s Grieg Gala brings the songs and sounds of Norway to Seattle Special Release Seattle-Bergen Sister City Association For those in and about Ballard these days, it’s hard not to notice that...

A tale of two cities

Seattle Sister City Association renews its relationship with Bergen and Edvard Grieg Special Release Seattle-Bergen Sister City Association In 1956, President Dwight Eisenhower created the people-to-people exchange program between Americans and citizens of other...