The President of Arnstadt Rotary club (Germany) Martin Deike presents the pennant of the Arnstadt club to International Exchange coordinator Maija Līne and Past President of the Ridzene Rotary club Jānis Freibergs
Members of Arnstadt club and their families visited Riga for several days. Club members went sightseeing Riga city, especially the historical Old Town under the guidance of the club member Dace who speaks fluent German and knows the history of the old Town. Apart from it, visitors got acquainted with Jurmala (resort city) and the Riga Latvian Society House. One of the Ridzene Rotary projects is dedicated to the Latvian Society House. These are charity donations (on a yearly bases) to restore the house – an important national heritage element. Guests from Germany were invited to visit Latvian International Rotary Charity Ball, dedicated to the Anniversary of the foundation of the Latvian state in November , 2017 which takes place at the Riga Latvian Society House. Members from both clubs met also at the Ridzene restaurant to exchange views on further cooperation.