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  • Vancouver Japanese Language School and Japanese Hall, Vancouver Inter-Cultural Orchestra, and Consulate General of Japan Vancouver presented Melodies of Japan – An introduction of Japanese Music and Instruments on Saturday, November 1. Featuring Issui Minegishi (Ichigenkin), Naomi Sato (Sho), and Mark Takeshi McGregor (flute), each performer demonstrated their instruments and taught attendees about structure of […]

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  • Melodies of Japan – An Introduction of Japanese Music and Instruments Saturday, November 1 1pm – 2:30pm Vancouver Japanese School and Japanese Hall Free Learn about the instruments of these ancient traditions from the masters who play them. Sho, shakuhachi and koto will be showcased. The event is free and open to public. Presented by […]

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  • See also: 2015-16 Calendar 2014-2015 Event Calendar is now available. Please download from following link: 2014-15 VJLS Calendar (PDF・98KB) 2014〜2015年度の行事予定表ができました。以下リンクよりダウンロード頂けます。 2014-15 VJLS カレンダー(PDF・66KB)

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  • By Rika Uto, Chair On Saturday, October 20, we were greatly honoured to host the banquet dinner for the NAJC AGM delegates and the Japanese Canadian Young Leaders’ Conference participants. As Harry Mizuta said in his speech, it was like “welcoming home” the NAJC because of the important history that our two organizations share. While […]

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  • この度バンクーバー日本語学校及び日系人会館は日系プレース基金よりコミュニティーアワードを受賞致しました。今後とも日本語教育・日本文化の継承・普及にさらなる努力をしていく次第ですので、何卒宜しくお願い致します。 Vancouver Japanese Language School and Japanese Hall received a community award from Nikkei Place Foundation.Thank you very much for your continued support! Photo by sleepless kao/The Bulletin

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  • Assessment Exam Saturday, August 30 10:00am VJLS Hall Assessment exam will take place on Saturday, August 30 at 10am at the Hall. This is for students who are interested in enrolling Basic, High School, Adult classes. For more information, please contact us. 新学期を前に、基礎科、ハイスクール、大人の生徒を対象にクラスを決めるための アセスメントテストを行います。 8月30日(土)10AMからホールで行います。

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  • New semester starts on September 6th. At 9am, we will have an entrance and opening ceremony. 10-week adult course will start on Tuesday, September 30th at 7pm. We look forward to meeting you in September! 新学期は、9月6日9時からの入園入学式、始業式から新学期がはじまります。 アダルト10週コースは、9月30日火曜日7PMから始まります。

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  • Summer Camp (Children’s World) and Summer School (VJLS) were a great success! Students enjoyed learning Japanese and had a great time. 8月11日から22日は、こどものくにサマーキャンプ、VJLSサマースクールでした。校内に楽しいそうな声が響き渡り、園児・生徒は、日本語を通して夏の思い出を作りました。

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  • On Saturday, August 2nd, we invited student from pre-war period, students and other people and held a reunion. Everyone is healthy and they enjoyed chatting about their old stories. We felt we are very fortunate to have seniors who can share Japanese Canadian history with our students. 8月2日(土)戦前の生徒や関係者の方々にお集まり頂き、同窓会を開きました。皆さんとてもお元気で懐かしい話に花が咲いていました。先輩の方々から直に日系人歴史を聞くことのできる本校生徒は恵まれていると思いました。

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  • On August 2nd and 3rd, Powell Street Festival took place on Alexander Street. There are some demonstrations and activities were also held at the Hall and classroom. The turnout was great for both days. As usual, we participated in Food Booth and Community Booth and had a great time to provide tasty food and share […]

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