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San Francisco City Hall lighted up in honor of Latvia on November 16th

In commemoration of Latvia’s 100th anniversary, San Francisco City Hall was lit in the colors of Latvia from sunset until midnight on Friday, November 16. The flag of Latvia flew from the Mayor’s Balcony on that same day. A group of Latvians of Northern California and their friends met up at the Civic Center Plaza in … Continue reading

The Night of Ancient Lights – August 25th

The Baltic communities of the Bay Area will be joining our friends and families back home who will be lighting bonfires along the Baltic Sea on this day. So we are inviting you to light a bonfire on the Ocean Beach in San Francisco. Come and join us on August 25 at 7pm at the … Continue reading

Baltic Picnic 2018 – June 9

Jog Latvia in the World – May 5th or any other day!

Everyone is invited to join the Latvian jogging movement on May 5th! We are planning to have a bigger jogging the shape of Latvia event in San Francisco some time in fall, but you are welcome to join in on May 5th and run it in your town, city or neighborhood! “Jog Latvia in the … Continue reading

White Tablecloth Celebration – May 4th

On May 4th everyone is welcome to join Latvians all around the world and gather at white-clad tables to remember and honor the freedom of Latvia! Lay a white-clad table at home with your friends and loved ones or introduce your colleagues to some Latvian treats. On this day we commemorate the historic decision of … Continue reading

2018 AABS Conference at Stanford University – June 1-3

Everything about the 2018 AABS Conference Registration – Deadline May 15, 2018 The 2018 AABS Conference at Stanford University will celebrate two important milestones – the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Association for the Advancement of Baltic Studies (AABS) and the 100th anniversary of independence for the Baltic republics of Estonia, Latvia and … Continue reading

President of Latvia visiting San Francisco

  President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis will visit the United States of Latvia from April 2 to April 7. During the visit, the President of Latvia will participate in the summit of the Presidents of the three Baltic States and the President of the United States, Donald Trump, in Washington DC on Tuesday, April 3. … Continue reading

New video in honor of Latvia’s Centenary

In honour of Latvia’s Centenary, the Latvian Institute (LI) has created a new video, dedicated to the power and strength of Latvian nation and statehood. “This is the story about the source of our power. To have our very own nation, that is an important value – and each of us with our energy, thoughts … Continue reading


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