Takasaki International Relations Society

The Takasaki International Relations Society works with people from around the world to create a peaceful and fair society by providing opportunities for people of different languages, cultures and customs to come together, exchange information and knowledge, and better understand one another.

Recent activities

Gunma Cup Cricket

Teams from Gunma, Aichi, Chiba, etc. attended the Gunma Cup Cricket Tournament in Takasaki on Sunday 20th August. The International Relations Society gave out free cool drinks and held a mini cricket lesson.

Cool Takasaki – Wagashi

On Saturday 22nd July at Socius, 12 residents enjoyed making gorgeous Japanese sweets with master confectioner Kei Miyazawa from Misyoan (Kenzaki-machi). Thanks so much Miyazawa-san!!

Cool Takasaki – French Cooking

On Monday 29th May, 20 participants enjoyed preparing and eating the French dishes quiche, cake sale and amaretti with local baker Baptiste Vogenstahl in our very first Cool Takasaki event.

International Family Party

On Sunday 18th June, 62 people from 23 families with 15 different nationalities came together at Jankenpon in Kanaibuchi-machi to get to know one another and learn about raising multi-lingual children.