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On Saturday, December 21, VJLS & Children’s World held its annual Christmas Party.

The hall was decorated with christmas trees made by Children’s World students.

Children’s world and Preschool students sang songs to kick off our party!

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Consul General Seiji Okada and Councillor Kerry Jang were invited and gave us a speech.

teriyaki chicken
VJLS’s signature teriyaki chicken! VJLS kitchen moms cooked for 400 people!

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Piano performance by VJLS Piano Club.

tap dance
Tap dance performance by VJLS student Caila Tymchuck.

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Piano performance by VJLS students Kaya Warner and Michael Li.

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Violin performance by VJLS student Elena Choi.

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Consulate General Okada played the electronic saxophone with Ms. Keiko Alexander (piano) and Ms. Yuriko Nariya (koto). They performed Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence and Haru yo koi. Later, a hip hop dancer Mr. Rei Kadono was invited to the stage and they performed Lady Gaga’s song, telephone.

chicken dance
Chicken dance time!

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Santa came to our school and gave us a lot of gifts.

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Door prize draw.

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VJLS head teacher Kunihiko Naito told students to eat well, sleep well and see you in the new year.

We sang Jingle Bells and Oshogatsu songs to close the party.

We appreciate all the volunteers and donors who helped make this night special.

Special Thanks
Glico Canada, Soirette Macarons & Tea, Chocolate Arts, Stuart’s Bakery on Granville Island