|Hashimoto teen guest at RP barbecue
Rohnert Park Sister Cities Committee hosted a genuine American BBQ for teen ambassador Masakazu Shikuza from Hashimoto, Japan, in Rainbow Park Sunday. He’s seated center, next to Emily Wood, RP’s youth ambassador. They both flew back recently from a Hashimoto visit. Standing, left to right are committee members Sophia Grubb, former teen ambassador; Kevin Miller, also a former ambassador, Tim Wandling, president of the committee; Tad Kunishi and Leah Conde, both committee members. Seated, Olga Senyk, committee member; Emily Wood, Shizuka and Daisuke Mori, SSU exchange student at SSU, from Tokyo.