BakersfieldBakersfield Basque Festival

The Kern County Basque Club invites everyone to join them this weekend for its 43rd annual Basque Festival, May 23-24th. Festivities will begin on Saturday at 8am with a Mus tournament, followed by pilota matches between local players, lunch and more pilota featuring players from the Basque Country. Sunday will begin with Mass, followed by Herri Kirolak, with participants from the New England Basque Club, lunch, dance and klika performances, more pilota and a dance to the music of Jean Flesher. For complete information, including prices and event times, visit the club's website. Ongi pasa!


NABO Euskera Success Stories – SFBCC

San Francisco

This week we are continuing our NABO Euskera "Success Stories" with what is happening at the San Francisco Basque Cultural Center. Aitor Inarra, NABO Euskera Coordinator, as well as instructor at the SFBCC, has shared a ton of information on what's happening in his classes. To read about what they are doing and to enjoy some photos, click here. Segi hola, hola!


Sheeped in Nevada

IkerThe Center for Basque Studies is proud to share another article written by ABD Iker Saitua who is currently writing his Ph.D. dissertation at the Center. Iker has taken his research very seriously, and felt that it wouldn't be complete without a stint at sheep camp. Here is a taste of his recent experience at a ranch in Eureka that was published in the Elko Daily Press entitled, "Sheeped in Nevada." Zorionak Iker!


NABO Mus Finals Update

MusFor updated information on the NABO Mus Finals click here. If your NABO club has not yet done so, please submit the names of your players (especially if there have been any changes) and how many teams participated in your local tournament.






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