Posts Tagged ‘central Tottori’

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中部地震復興コンサート(町内歌手)

2017.12.11 (Mon)

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Just a little over a year has passed since the 2016 Central Tottori Earthquake hit Yurihama and its surrounding areas. While the number of tarps marking damaged homes and buildings has decreased, repairs are still underway.

In remembrance, a gorgeous cast of local singers from an array of genres are coming together to put on a recovery concert. The concert will include performances by Sara Yanai, Koji Nishimura, Tatsuyuki Ishikawa, Shinichiro Matsushima, and Mari Kohama, with special guest announcer Katoh Appli.コンサート1

Tickets are 1,000円 and are available at Hawai Aloha Hall and all Town Hall locations. All seating is general admission.

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くらよし国際交流フェスティバル

2017.11.21 (Tue)

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This year’s Kurayoshi International Festival will be held Sunday, November 26th, from 11am-3pm at the Hoki Shiawase no Sato Center (458 Koda, Kurayoshi).

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 With a theme of connection and unity, the Kurayoshi International Festival is meant to promote friendship and exchange across cultures and will include various stage performances, cultural experiences, food booths, as well as displays showcasing the activities of local groups and clubs. This family-friendly event is free to attend, so we hope you stop on by and enjoy the festivities!

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松崎駅前 軽トラ市

2017.05.26 (Fri)

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Come and join us in Matsuzaki for the K-Truck Market, featuring a flea market, cooking lessons using emergencies rations, fresh vegetables and fish vendors, various crafts, and more!

Saturday, May 27, 2017
9am – 12pm
Near Matsuzaki Station
(parking lot of the now-closed supermarket)

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花見: Sakura Viewing in Yurihama

2017.03.31 (Fri)

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It’s that time of the year again where the sakura cherry blossoms are getting ready and beginning to bloom all throughout Japan. According to the Cherry Blossom Forecast (see link below), Tottori’s sakura are expected to bloom a bit later than last year, budding around April 2, and are predicted to be in full bloom around April 8✾

Don’t miss your chance to enjoy the beautiful sakura blossoms found throughout Yurihama and central Tottori!❤

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Cherry Blossom Forecast Website (Japanese):  http://sakura.weathermap.jp/smt/
http://sakura.weathermap.jp/smt/point_yoso.php?city=Tottori

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ToriフレンドNetwork

2017.02.28 (Tue)

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  The Tori Friend Network is a diverse group of individuals with roots from Japan and all around the world, including China, Korea, the Philippines, Russia, Paraguay, etc., living in central Tottori working together to better understand each other, build friendships, and support each other in their day-to-day lives.

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Everyone meets once a month to discuss issues relevant to their daily lives, such as childcare and education and questions relating to work and life (such as getting your driver’s license)- as well as to enjoy meals and crafts together!star

  It’s open to anyone, so if you have questions about your life in central Tottori or are interested in learning more, please reach out to the office for the Tori Friend Network at tfn2013@yahoo.co.jp or (090) 1686-6588. See more at (Japanese):

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多文化のつどいを楽しんできました☆

2017.02.08 (Wed)

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The Yurihama International Friendship Association (YIFA) teamed up with the residents of Yurihama’s Higashi Tajiri district to host an international get-together on Sunday, January 29, bringing together a mix of local residents and foreigners living in central Tottori for a fun and eventful afternoon.%e3%81%9f%e3%81%93%e7%84%bc%e3%81%8d

Over 100 participants of all ages from all across the globe, including Russia, Hungary, France, the Philippines, Japan and more, connected as they chatted, enjoyed riceballs and takoyaki, listened to a lecture about disaster preparedness, tried their hand at chigiri-e (Japanese torn paper art), and more

Thank you to everyone for coming out and we hope to see you again soon at the next YIFA-sponsored event!

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湯梨浜町国際交流協会(YIFA)が町の東田後区と協力し、1月29日(日)に多文化のつどいを開催しました。町民と鳥取県中部に住んでいる外国人が集まり、一緒に楽しく午後を過ごしました♪

ロシア、ハンガリー、フランス、フィリピンや日本など、世界中の国から来られた子供からお年寄りまで100人以上の方が歓談したり、おにぎりやたこ焼きを楽しんだり、防災についての講演を聞いたり、ちぎり絵を体験したりして、とても楽しく交流を深めました。

参加者の皆さん、ありがとうございました!次のYIFA主催のイベントでまたお会いできることを楽しみにしています☆

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あやめ池ウィンターイルミネーション ・ Ayame Pond Winter Illumination

2016.12.05 (Mon)

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。☆. あやめ池ウィンターイルミネーション .

Come enjoy the beauty of the winter season with the dazzling and romantic illumination at Yurihama’s Ayame Pond Park.

 

Dates:    1 December 2016 ~ 3 January 2017
平成28年12月1日~平成29年1月3日

Time:     5pm~10pm
Illumination may be canceled in the event of inclement weather.

Place:     Ayame Pond Park
Lake Togo Hawai Seaside Park (Yurihama, Tottori Prefecture)
鳥取県湯梨浜町 東郷湖羽合臨海公園あやめ池公園
(About a 20-minute walk from the JR Matsuzaki Station-
near the Ayame Ike Sports Center in the Togo district of Yurihama)

Free parking available. No admission fee.

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