Did you know that April 6 is National Tartan Day? Tartan Day is the “national holiday” where the contributions and history of the Scottish-American people are recognized. To find out more about the events around Tartan Day in our area including Alexandria!), visit their site.
Alastair Scott, Chairman of the Dundee-Alexandria Twinning Association, and his wife Vivian during their July 2013 visit to the City of Alexandria.
The Sister Cities Committee looks forward to supporting the Northern Virginia Community College in June 2013 as it hosts two professors visiting from Dundee College. Simon Hewitt, curriculum manager, computing and creative media, and senior lecturer, history and politics, John Hayes are both delivering lectures to students and staff at Northern Virginia Community College. For more…
The Sister Cities Committee recently participated in the Tartan Day Festival at Market Square in Old Town Alexandria, held on Saturday, 6 April (Tartan Day). Thanks to everyone who stopped by our table!