Dr. Mary E. Barton is honored for 30 years of citizen ambassadorship

[10/26/2021]
Long Beach-Qingdao Association
Her Stories of Friendship – Dr. Mary E. Barton
Awards ceremony granting Dr. Mary E. Barton with the honor of “Friendship Ambassador of Shandong Province”

[10/26/2021] Press Telegram
Chinese officials honor Long Beach sister city leader

[10/19/2021] Long Beach-Qingdao Association
Long Beach, CA Resident Dr. Mary E. Barton is Named “Friendship Ambassador to Shandong Province” of China

[08/31/2021] Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China in Los Angeles
Congratulations to the award winners and the participants of the Long Beach-Qingdao Digital Pen Pal Program…

Long Beach-Qingdao Association awards scholarship to young pen pals

[08/31/2021] Xinhua News
中美友城大学生“云相聚” 青岛-长滩友好交往添活力
Digital pen pal program invigorates China-US sister-city relationship

[08/23/2021] Press Telegram
Long Beach sister city group awards scholarship to young pen pals



LBQA Members make Chinese dumplings as their 2021 virtual Chinese New Year Festivities

[02/27/2021] Long Beach-Qingdao Association
LBQA Dumpling Making Party – Part 1 (Making the dough)
LBQA Dumpling Making Party – Part 2 (Making the fillings)
LBQA Dumpling Making Party – Part 3 (Dumpling wrappers!)
LBQA Dumpling Making Party – Part 4 (Wrapping the dumplings)
LBQA Dumpling Making Party – Part 5 (Dumpling boiling and sauces)

[11/28/2020] YouTube
Internship with the Long Beach-Qingdao Association by Bria Manning

[07/11/2020] Press Telegram
Global pen pals connect during coronavirus pandemic