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  • VJLS-JH Board Chair: Debra Saimoto Dear Graduates of 2020, Congratulations on getting here.  With the advent of COVID-19, being able to finish the school year is something to celebrate as it is an accomplishment just to adjust to the new reality.  I want to thank you for hanging in with us to complete the year […]

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  • Dear Students, Parents, and Guardians, Your support and feedback over the last two months, as we’ve moved our classes online in response to COVID 19, has been greatly appreciated and we look forward to celebrating your achievements in just a few weeks time. Our staff are planning ceremonies for our graduating students and we look […]

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  • Dear Parents, Guardians, and Students, We greatly appreciate your support of our school and for making VJLS-JH your preferred place to learn Japanese and experience community. Many of you have shared why you choose VJLS-JH and what makes it special. These reasons have included: experiencing Japanese culture through our classes and events, the opportunity to […]

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  • 下記の日本語訳をご覧ください Dear Parents, Guardians, and Students, I hope this message finds you well and that you are currently healthy and safe at home. We appreciate your patience and support during these last few weeks as we address the Coronavirus and understand that you are eager to know what our plans are for the remainder of […]

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  • Effective Tuesday, March 31, 2020: All Children’s World programs have been suspended until further notice, as per government guidelines. Language classes will resume online on April 18th with more information to be shared soon. Library and office will also be closed until further notice. 政府の方針により、こどものくにのすべてのプログラムを無期限で中止といたします。 日本語学校の授業は、4月18日よりオンラインで再開されます。詳しいご案内は追ってお知らせいたします。 図書室の閲覧と事務業務に関しましても、無期限で中止します。

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  • We started sharing our updates on facebook! Please like our page and stay connected with us! www.facebook.com/vjls.jh バンクーバー日本語学校及び日系人会館のフェイスブックページができました。学校の様子やイベント等、楽しい情報を発信していきます。みなさまの「いいね!」お待ちしております。 www.facebook.com/vjls.jh

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  • Vancouver Japanese Language School and Japanese Hall received City of Vancouver’s 2015 Heritage Award. The award we received is Honour. The award is given to architects, community organizations, developers, writers, artists, and ordinary citizens who demonstrates an outstanding contribution to heritage conservation. We received this award for the restoration of the original appearance of the […]

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  • 在バンクーバー日本国総領事館は、昨年開設125周年を迎え、当地日系人コミュニティーの方々と共に1年間を通じて、当館と日系コミュニティーの歴史を、講演者や過去の外交資料、そしてその時代を生きた人々の記憶を通して、6回のシリーズとして振り返りましたが、今回は同シリーズを総括して日本語による講演会を開催します。

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  • “Japanese Culture & Conversation Club (JCCC)” [Saturdays, 9:00am-10:30am] offered a class about “Bento: Boxed Lunch” were we pointed out how unique Japanese Bento lunch is through class discussions. Ekiben (boxed lunch with special local ingredients, usually sold at a train station) and Kyaraben (boxed lunch with a design of anime characters) are introduced, and students […]

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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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