Category Archives: Happenings

Mayor Lewis leads delegation to Leshan, China

Mayor Lewis leads delegation to Leshan, China Mayor John Lewis and Councilwoman Brigette Peterson recently led a delegation to Gilbert’s sister city in Leshan, China. The delegation consisted of eight people total and included local business men and women and … Continue reading

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September Gilbert Sister Cities Newsletter

From the 2015 annual All American BBQ to our delegates returning home from their recent trips. Gilbert Sister Cities has been busy. We are excited for 2016 and all that it brings for our community and students. Take a minute … Continue reading

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Mayor Lewis heads delegation to Leshan

Mayor Lewis will lead a delegation of 8, including Councilwoman Brigette Peterson, to Leshan September 20-27.  While in Leshan they will meet with local businesses, schools and government officials.  They will also be attending the Second Annual Tourism Expo in … Continue reading

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East To West Gilbert Fest

The East To West Gilbert Fest event was held January 26. Thank you to all those who attended. Special thanks to Renee Cassidy for taking these photos and to the performers who were from the Arizona Martial Arts Lion Dance … Continue reading

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Gilbert Sister Cities Gives Trip of a Lifetime – Town of Gilbert

Gilbert, Ariz.- Students from Gilbert, Arizona are back in the U.S. after the trip of a lifetime. Four high school students traveled overseas this summer to Leshan, China and Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland as part of the Gilbert Sister Cities program. … Continue reading

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Gilbert Sister Cities 2014 – Promotional Video

High school students from Gilbert, Arizona talk about their trips overseas through the student exchange program.

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Gilbert Sister Cities 2014

High school students from Gilbert, Arizona talk about their trips overseas through the student exchange program.

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2014 Gilbert Youth Ambassadors welcome two students from Newtownabbey

The 2014 Gilbert Youth Ambassadors welcomed two students from Newtownabbey.

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Gilbert Sister Cities – All American BBQ

You’re invited to a Gilbert Sister Cities All American BBQ. With our exchange students and their guests from Newtownabby and Leshan. Sunday, July 12th 2014 @ 6:00 p.m. Daniels’ Residence 3635 E. Loma Vista Street Gilbert, AZ 85292 Sister Cities … Continue reading

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GSC Welcomes Mayor Agnew

Gilbert Sister Cities was proud to welcome Mayor Agnew and his wife Lila Agnew earlier this year. View some of the highlights below. Mayor Agnew with the artist who presented him an Indian drum at Gilbert Global Village Festival on April … Continue reading

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