MARQUETTE, MI — (Great Lakes Radio News) –Delegates from Marquette’s Sister City of Higashiomi, Japan are currently visiting Marquette through Wednesday, September 12.
The Sister City program between Marquette and Japan has been running since 1979 welcoming delegates into our community to learn and be immersed in a new culture.
The delegation will be spending their time in the Marquette area visiting local businesses, community landmarks and meeting with many residents and community leaders.
There will be an open community reception held at the Peter White Public Library’s Community Room tomorrow evening at 7 p.m. The public is encouraged to attend the event and meet the Japanese Delegation along with their host families.
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