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Boston Estonian Society


This summer on June 4th-6th, the XIX dance celebration "Touch" will take place in Tallinn, Estonia. Since last fall our folkdance group Tulihing (Firesoul) has been busy learning the required repertoire. Videos of the dances were sent to Estonia in February for review and we are happy to announce that Tulihing will be performing in Estonia along side 8,000 other dancers as part of the XIX...

Ambassador of Estonia Marina Kaljurand and Consul General Sten Schwede officially opened an Honorary Consulate in Boston on April 5th. The Honorary Consul appointed is Anne-Reet Annunziata who also covers the state of Rhode Island.

"Boston and the State of Massachusetts are a hub for technology and education on the east coast, hundreds of Estonians work here. The Honorary Consulate will...

On April 12th Boston Estonian Society's members gathered in Newton to celebrate its 78th anniversary and to hold the annual meeting. Below is a quick synopsis of the meeting.

There were 16 members in attendance along with 1 voting proxy. There were also 2 guests and 2 children.

* Last annual meeting's meeting minutes were read and unanimously approved.

* The 2013 annual...

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