Fair Trade Seminar & Multicultural Exchange Event

Let’s Think About Fair Trade


Date & Time: Sunday 16th February, 10am-12 noon

Place: Chuo Kominkan (Suehiro-cho 27)

Cost: Free

Presenter: Yukiko Oyanagi, vice principal of Asian Rural Institute (Tochigi Prefecture)

Details: An interactive presentation for elementary and junior high school children and their parents to come and think about what fair trade means, and how we can be conscious of it in our daily lives.

Sign Up: Call the TIRS office by Thursday 13th Feb



Multicultural Exchange


Date & Time: Sunday 15th March, 1:30pm-4pm

Place: Takasaki General Welfare Center (Suehiro-cho 115-1)

Cost: \200

Details: Let’s get together and enjoy quizzes, games and talking about our opinions on different topics. The event is held in Japanese (so if you want to practice your Japanese, it’s a good opportunity), but we can also cater to people who don’t speak Japanese.

Maximum Participants: 30 (in order of sign up)

Sign Up: Call the TIRS office (details at bottom)