16 Feb 2017

Japan Day 2017

Our annual Japan Day is held as follows;
Date: Sat.18th March
Time: Doors open at 12:30
    Cultural events 12:30 - 17:20
    Japanese film show 17:30 - 19:00
Free admission

Addition to the traditional Japanese cultural demonstrations we will welcome the reporters from Ishinomaki Children’s Newspaper (Japan). They will give us a special report of the recovery from the Great Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami in 2011.

The Japanese film show will celebrate 100th anniversary of the birth of Japanese animation.

download programme here

Photos of the event
foyer events
stage events 1
stage events 2
kimono photos

We would like to express our sincere gratitude to those who supported Japan Day. A total of £164.00 was raised by the Kimono Experience event and the Japanese book sale for the Ethiopian famine relief and has been donated to Oxfam.

Ren and Rinne's (junior high school students from Ishinomaki) activities in Cambridge has been reported in a Japanese newspaper http://www.sankei.com/region/news/170314/rgn1703140053-n1.html