Hungary Festival in Aichi

Hungary Festival in Aichi – ‘Piano Melodies and the Traditional Culture of Transylvania’ ハンガリーフェスティバルin愛知“ピアノの調べとトランシルヴァニア地方の伝統文化” This year’s Hungary Festival will feature a piano performance showcasing the “Hungarian-style” of Beethoven and Schubert vs. the authentic Hungarian sound of Bartók, Vecsey and Liszt;…

Lucky Yen

Did you know that the 5 yen coin is the luckiest of all? It’s because of the way the name of the coin sounds in Japanese “Go-en” – the same pronunciation as the word for destiny in Japanese. An American…

June 2017 Events – Nagoya International Center

Festivals ◆Atsuta Jingū: Upcoming events 熱田神宮 ・Atsuta Matsuri 熱田まつり Photo courtesy of Atsuta Jingū Officially known as the Reisai (例祭 / annual festival), the most significant festival of all those held at Atsuta Shrine. A number of events and attractions…

Nunoike English Speech Contest

Nunoike English Speech Contest 布池英語スピーチコンテスト An English Speech Contest for all ages from junior high school students to adults, with two divisions: ①Recitation (recitation of a designated text) – Junior and senior high school students ②Creative speech (presentation of an…

NIC Book Recycling Bazaar

NIC Book Recycling Bazaar NIC本のリサイクルバザー Hate to see a good book go to waste? Come along to the bazaar and get yourself a bunch of books for a bargain and contribute to a good cause while you’re at it. Proceeds…

It’s Time To Get Happy. Like Right Now.

I am sharing this specifically for you all to watch the panda video. Life sucks? Watch the pandas. Life rocks? Watch the pandas. Whatever your situation is, watch the pandas and it will improve, at least for a few moments.…