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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • In July and August, VJLS will open as summer hours. Daycare will be open as usual. There will be summer school, however the office and library will open as summer hours. Summer hours are from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm for the period July through end of August. Summer Office Hours | Office and Library […]

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  • On May 19th, Victoria Day, about 50 people from Tenrikyo came to our school and volunteered for our spring cleaning. We really appreciate their help. With clean school building, we hope our students will study harder! 5月19日、ビクトリアデーの祭日に天理教の方々50名余りが、ボランティアとして本校の大掃除に来てくださいました。皆様のご好意に心より感謝いたします。清潔な臭いと共に美しくなった校舎で、生徒達は日本語の学習にいっそう励みます。

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  • Central City Foundation funded our kitchen renovation and they posted an article and video. Read More: http://www.centralcityfoundation.ca/blog/stories/a-commercial-kitchen-for-a-community-hub/ キッチンのリノベーションにご寄付頂いたCentral City Foundationが当団体のキッチンについて記事とビデオを掲載しました。 記事はこちらからご覧頂けます(英語):http://www.centralcityfoundation.ca/blog/stories/a-commercial-kitchen-for-a-community-hub/

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  • VJLS Open House Date: Saturday, April 12, 2014 Classroom Visits Time: 10 am.~10:55am Fundamental Level A @ Room #1, 3F (For students who do not speak Japanese at home) Conversation class @ Room #12, 4F (For students who do not speak Japanese at home) Elementary Grade 1 @ Room #7, 4F (For students who speak […]

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  • On Saturday, February 15, 160 students from Meisei Junior High School visited Vancouver Japanese Language School (VJLS). We gave a talk on prewar Japanese Canadian history and VJLS with a picture slideshow. Meisei Junior High School students did a presentation on Japanese Culture including how utilize randoseru, or school bag and furoshiki, or wrapping cloth. […]

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  • Our students submitted to the 10th Kaigai Nikkei Bungei Festival Minato Mirai Bungei Festival. (Creative writing contest for those who live abroad) One of our students, Taiga Shiraishi’s haiku has won the contest and he received an award certificate. After we enjoyed Shishimai‘s performance, he received the certificate in front of other students. The winning […]

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  • A renowned Japanese calligrapher Shiko Kataoka generously donated an original calligraphy work of our school song. We have installed on the 3rd floor and hope you will have a chance to see it. 日本でも著名な書家,片岡紫江先生のご好意により、先生直筆で立派な額に納められ、日本から寄贈してくださいました。3階ホール壁に掲げておりますのでお立ち寄りの際には是非ご覧ください。

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