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An appointment in San Francisco on the occasion of two important meetings of the Basque Clubs of North America

2018 February 2

Two important meetings of the Basque Clubs – Euskal Etxeak of North America will be held in San Francisco (USA) next 16 and 17 February. On Friday 16 the Regional Meeting of the Basque Clubs of North America will take place, and the following day, Saturday 17, will take place the winter meeting of the North American Basque Organizations (N.A.B.O.). As a novelty, this year the Basque Club of ​​Saint Pierre et Miquelon will attend both meetings. Saint Pierre et Miquelon is a French overseas establishment, off the coast of Canada, and it is the last Basque Club – Euskal Etxea incorporated into the register of the Basque Government, last year 2017.

Concerning the Regional Meeting of the Basque Clubs – Euskal Etxeak of North America, it will take place on Friday, February 16, at the Basque Cultural Center of South San Francisco (SFBCC). The meeting will begin at 3:00 p.m., after a meal at the restaurant of the Basque Cultural Center of South San Francisco. A lunch offered by the Basque Government to all the representatives of the Basque Clubs participating in the Meeting. The Regional Meeting of the Basque Clubs – Euskal Etxeak of North America will be chaired by Gorka Álvarez Aranburu, director for the Basque Community Abroad.

At the Regional Meeting of the Basque Clubs – Euskal Etxeak of North America, the following topics will be discussed:

- The future of organized Basque Communities: How to make their cultural legacy endure.

- The intergenerational transmission of that heritage.

- Catalog of good practices

 

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    2018 February 3

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