Nick Bauer (front row, fourth from right) received a warm welcome from the executive management team of the Imperial Mae Ping Hotel Chiang Mai. Nick took over the reigns of the hotel on May 1, as the new general manager.

A Northern Thai welcome was held for Brigham Young University Dancers, seen here with representatives from the Chiang Mai Cricket Alliance and Zonta Club Chiang Mai. Amongst many others you see from left, trainer David Buck with wife Linda, Secretary Peter Dawson, Cricket Chairman Puttivat Poshyanoda, Cricket Chiang Mai founder; and Zonta P.P. ‘Auntie’ Boon Suprasert, Rotary President of ThinThaiNgam and P.P. Zonta Chiang Mai Hope Watchara and creative artistic director, Rebecca Wright Phillips (kneeling between the dancers in the front).

Guaranteed to meet both new and familiar ‘bear’ faces at the Bear’s Den, (from left) Kevin O’Hagan, the new bear; Paul Clayton, the old bear, both bear-hugging Linda Cook, as well as Carol and Sheridon Street.