Volunteer Applications are now Open for Yonezawa’s 2020 Rice Field Art Project!

  • Volunteer Applications are now Open for Yonezawa’s 2020 Rice Field Art Project!

We are currently accepting applications for volunteers to work on this year’s rice field art project! Volunteers will help plant the rice that will turn into the final image.

 

The design for the project this year is Onogawa Komachi from the Onsen Musume franchise!

 

Those who help will receive some rice when it is harvested as well. We are looking forward to receiving your applications.

 

* Due to the ongoing coronavirus situation, we will only be accepting applications from those who live within Yonezawa.

 

 

Time: May 31 (Sun.), 2020, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm (weather permitting)

 


Location:
    Meeting place - Misawa Community Center (phone number: 0238-32-2005)
    Rice planting location - Yanazawa Rice Field Art Paddy

 

 

Participation Fee:
Adults (those in high school or older) - 1,000 yen
Children (those in middle school or younger) - 500 yen
    * Please note that there are no group discounts available.

 

 

Other Information: Please make sure to bring your own lunch.

 

Also, please note that due to the effects of the ongoing coronavirus situation, there is a possibility that the event may be cancelled.

 

 

Inquiries/Applications: 

 

Rice Field Art Committee (part of the Yonezawa City Hall Tourism Section)

 

Phone number: 0238-22-5111 (extension 3809)
Fax: 0238-24-4541
Email address: y-kanko@ms5.omn.ne.jp (Japanese)
                      tourism@city.yonezawa.yamagata.jp (English)

 

* Please apply by phone, fax, or email. When applying, please provide your address, full name, age, gender, and phone number.
Cancellations can be made until May 22 (Fri.). Those who cancel after that date will still be required to pay the participation fee. We will give some of the rice that is harvested in the fall to those who pay the participation fee.

 

For more details, please visit the following link: http://tanbo-art.com/ (Japanese)

2020.04.07:米沢市国際交流協会(yira):[観光情報(English)]

Facility closure due to the novel Coronavirus

  • Facility closure due to the novel Coronavirus

Due to the spread of the novel Coronavirus, the Okitama Culture Center will be temporarily closed starting on April 1, and all YIRA events happening in April will be cancelled. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation.

【Affected Events】
4/11 YIRA Kids Club Easter Egg Paint
4/18 YIRA Hanami & English Chat
4/20 Nihongo Café
4/22 English Lunch
4/28 Chinese Lunch

Japanese classes and the use of the ‘Arcus’ space has been temporarily suspended.
If you have any questions, please contact the office at 0238-33-9146.

2020.04.01:米沢市国際交流協会(yira):[新着情報(English)]

コロナウイルスによる施設休館について

  • コロナウイルスによる施設休館について

4月1日(水)より、当面の間、置賜総合文化センターが休館となります。
それにより、当協会主催イベントについてきましても、4月中は実施を見合わせることといたしました。

【実施見合わせイベント】
4月11日 YIRA KIDS CLUB「イースターエッグペイント」
4月18日 YIRAお花見&English Chat
4月20日 日本語カフェ
4月22日 Eigoでランチ
4月28日 中国語でランチ


日本語教室・アーカス利用についても当面見合わせとなります。
ご不明な点等ございましたら、事務局(0238-33-9146)へお問い合わせください。
ご迷惑をおかけいたしますが、ご理解・ご協力のほど、よろしくお願い申し上げます。

2020.04.01:米沢市国際交流協会(yira):[新着情報(日本語)]

Event Cancellation due to the novel Coronavirus

  • Event Cancellation due to the novel Coronavirus

In light of the situation regarding the spread of the novel Coronavirus, we will be cancelling YIRA events happening in March. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation.

 

【Affected Events】

3/10      Chinese Lunch

3/13      Child-raising Lunch

3/16      Nihongo Café

3/21      YIRA English Chat

3/25      Super Simple Smartphone Café

3/26      English Lunch

 

Additionally, the Farewell Party on 3/21 will be postponed.

Please check Facebook and the YIRA website for information on events in April and after.

2020.03.31:米沢市国際交流協会(yira):[新着情報(English)]

新型冠状病毒期间的交流活动延期

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新型冠状病毒期间的交流活动延期

现在因为新型冠状病毒的流行趋势不可控制,

以及国家宣布的各种政策,我们协会决定取消3月份的各种活动。

敬请各位会员,各位市民给与理解与配合。

【以下活动将被取消】

  3月10日 中文午餐       3月13日 育儿午餐

 3月16日 日语咖啡       3月21日 英语聊天室

 3月25日 智能手机咖啡     3月26日 英语午餐

3月21日的自带食物聚餐会将延期到4月份。目前具体日期未定。

4月份以后的活动日程还在调整,敬请关注我们的网站和Facebook网页。


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2020.03.31:米沢市国際交流協会(yira):[新着情報(中国語)]