Sebastopol World Friends Blog

Meg makes a difference

By Tasha Beauchamp and Laura Hagar Rush laura@sonomawest.com | Aug 30, 2018 Sebastopol’s civic award program honors one of the town’s indefatigable volunteers On August 7, the Sebastopol City Council selected Meg Mizutani as the second in its series of “Locals Who...

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Welcome the new Japanese Counsel General Tomochika Uyama

Picture from a luncheon with the new Japanese Counsel General Tomochika Uyama. The volunteers at Luther Burbank Experimental Farm hosted a lovely lunch for the Sebastopol mayor, Patrick Slayter and City counsel members to meet new Japanese counsel and his deputy. At...

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Reflections on the recent Takeo visit

I was pleased and honored to be invited to visit Japan as a member of the SWF adult delegation. Japan is a modern industrial and commercial success. We experienced and saw the private lives of the Japanese middle classes. Lives that reflect ancient traditions, ancient...

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DINE AND DONATE NIGHT at Sushi Tozai

DINE AND DONATE NIGHT at Sushi Tozai 7531 Healdsburg Avenue, Sebastopol (707) 824-9886 for Sebastopol World Friends Japanese Sister City Students Exchange Program Thursday, January 18, 2018 5:00-9:30 pm Present the attached flyer when you sit down at Sushi Tozai and...

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Sebastopol World Friends Friendship Dinner UPDATE

Dear Sebastopol Worlds Friends Supporters, Our hearts go out to those affected by the devastating fires. In the wake of this tragedy, the board of directors of Sebastopol World Friends has decided to cancel this year's Friendship Dinner scheduled for November 4. It...

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