Nov 7, 2018

Announcements from Hodogaya International Lounge

(1) The 29th Hodogaya International Festa

Come enjoy this annual festa with food vendors from around the world, music and dance, Japanese speech contest, photo studio and much more.

Date&Time: Nov. 18 (Sun), 10:00-15:00

Fee: Free admission

(2) Japanese Classes

Date&Time: Thursday class: 18:30-20:00, Friday class: 10:30-12:00, and Saturday class: 13:30-15:00 between Nov. 8 and Dec. 1. *Nov. 9 and 10: The location is at Hodogaya Chiku (community) Center. *No class on Nov.23

Fee: Free

Eligibility: Non-Japanese

(3) Children’s Study meet-up

Let’s study get together with teachers and volunteers.

Eligibility: Elementary and Jr. high school children whose mother tongues are not Japanese

Date&Time: Nov. 17, 24, and Dec.1 (Sat); 10:00-12:00

Fee: Free

(4) International Mothers’Gathering (Piccolo)

Date&Time: Nov.13 and 20, and Dec. 4 (Tue); 10:30-11:30 *Christmas Party is on Dec. 4.

Fee: Free

Eligibility: The Lounge asks Japanese mothers to call in advance. Non-Japanese mothers can come to the Lounge directly.

Location for all events: Hodogaya International Lounge Iwama Shimin Plaza (3 min walk from Tenno-cho Stn on the Sotetsu Line)

Inquiries & Applications: (045) 337-0012


Announcements from Hodogaya International Lounge photo



The Yokohama Association for International Communications and Exchanges (YOKE) is a public interest incorporated foundation funded and supported by the City of Yokohama.

We at Yoke, in cooperation with local residents, promote the creation of a community in which foreign residents of our community can thrive and contribute.



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