Brookline Sister City Week

October 18 -24, 2015

When: October 18th, 2pm

Where: Coolidge Corner Library 31 Pleasant Street

What: Dance & music program for families featuring the youth dance troupe of “La Piñata.”  Co-sponsored by the Brookline Public Library and Brookline-Quezalguauqe Sister City Project. Admission free.

When: October 19th, 7pm

Where: Coolidge Corner Theatre

What: Science on Screen. Movie: Erin Brockovich. Click here for tickets.

Scientific presentation by Boston University Professor Dan Brooks on the epidemic of chronic kidney disease of unknown origin (CKDu), the leading cause of death in Quezalguaque.  More than 20,000 deaths have been attributed to CKDu across Central America.

When: October 22nd 5:30-7pm

Where: Brookline Teen Center (40 Aspinwall Ave, Brookline, 02446)

What: Celebration/Fundraiser for the Brookline-Quezalguaque Sister City Project


When: October 22nd 7:30 pm– Public Forum (Following the Celebration/Fundraiser)

Where: Brookline Teen Center

What: “Blood of Brothers, Life and War in Nicaragua”

Keynote Speaker: BHS Graduate and Award Winning Foreign Correspondent Stephen Kinzer

Moderator: Governor Michael Dukakis

This event is co-sponsored by Brookline Adult & Community Education and the Brookline Interfaith Clergy Association. For more information and to register Click Here (Admission Free)

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Presidentes     $5,000
Embajadores    $2,500
Diplomaticos    $1,000
Consules           $ 500
Lideres              $ 250