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comm cafe’s Lunch Calendar for February is Ready!

comm cafe’s Lunch Calendar for February is Ready! *Our Monthly Recommendation* On 22nd (Wed), Ms. Otogonsuren’s Mongolian Dishes will be offered for the first time in half a year! In Mongolian calendar, February 27th is the Tsagaan Sar (Mongolian Lunar New Year) this year. Please come and enjoy the traditional Mongolian dish, steamed dumplings known as BUUZ with us! This month, our Korean, Hong Konger, Chinese, Moroccan, Vietnamese, Mongolian, Swedish, Bangladeshi chefs and Team Shikamo (our multinational chef s’ team) are waiting to serve you. For details about our menu, feel free to ask any of the staff. Lunch Hours: 11:30am-2:00pm (Lunch will be served while it lasts) Reservations are […]

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Mochi-tsuki Party

                          杵(きね)と臼(うす)を使(つか)っておもちをつくります。 みんなで一緒(いっしょ)に日本(にほん)の正月(しょうがつ)の伝統食(でんとうしょく)を食(た)べましょう!   日時(にちじ):11月(がつ)27日(にち)(日(にち)) 10:30~14:00 (準備(じゅんび)などの手伝(てつだ)いもおねがいします) 場所(ばしょ): comm cafe (箕面(市立多文化交流(みのおしりつたぶんかこうりゅう)センター) 定員(ていいん): 40名(めい)(先着順(せんちゃくじゅん)) 参加費(さんかひ): 賛助(さんじょ)会員(かいいん)・外国人(がいこくじん)市民(しみん) ¥300      一般(いっぱん) ¥400 小学生(しょうがくせい)以下(いか) ¥200    持ち(も)もの: エプロン、三角巾(さんかくきん)、タオル 申込(もうしこみ): 11月(がつ)20日(か)(日(にち))まで   【お問合せ】 主催:箕面市立多文化交流センター (指定管理者:(公財)箕面市国際交流協会(MAFGA)) 〒562-0032 箕面市小野原西5-2-36 TEL: 072-727-6912  FAX: 072-727-6920 MAIL: info@mafga.or.jp   ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: Mochi-tsuki Party Come and experience “rice cake making”, using KINE (mallet) and USU (mortar)! Please come and enjoy making Mochi, and other Japanese traditional New Year’s foods !  Date: Nov. 27 (Sun.) 10:30-14:00 (Please help with preparation and tidying up.) Place: comm cafe in Minoh Multicultural Center Fixed number: 40 people (first come first served) Fee: \300 for members of MAFGA & Foreign Residents, \200 for Elementary school children and under, \400 […]

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Notice about Japanese class on September 20

箕面市(みのおし)に暴風(ぼうふう)警報(けいほう)が出(で)ているため、今日(きょう)の日本語(にほんご)教室(きょうしつ)はありません。 今日(きょう)の日本語(にほんご)教室(きょうしつ)の振替(ふりかえ)を来週(らいしゅう)27日(にち)にします。 Sep. 20 Tuesday class was moved to Sep. 27 Tuesday because of the storm warning. 9月20日(周二) 因箕面市发布了暴风警报,今天的日语课改到下周二(9月27日),特此通知。

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【For disaster prevention】What should I do before, during and after natural disasters

【やさしい日本語】明日大きな災害が来るかもしれません。そのために、どうしますか? (PDF/0.1MB) 【English】Natural Disasters Can Strike Tomorrow. What Should I Do Before, During and After Them?  (PDF/0.1MB) 【한글】내일 올지도 모르는 큰 재해, 어떻게 하시겠습니까?  (PDF/0.1MB) 【中文】也许明天就会有大灾难。这种时候应该怎么办? (PDF/0.1MB)

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The latest (Feb-Mar) “THE MINOH POST” (a multilingual living guide) is ready.

・多言語情報誌「みのおポスト」 最新版 【2017年2月14日発行】 ・A Multilingual Living Guide “THE MINOH POST” The latest issue  【published on February 14, 2017】 ・다언어생활정보지 「미노오 포스트 」 최신판  【2017 년 2 월 14 일 발행】 ・多语言生活信息《箕面信息》 最新版(中文) 【2017年2月14日发行】 【Contents】 ≪Top News≫ Team Shikamo, an International Citizen Group Voluntarily Active in the Community ≪Minoh City Information≫ ・Apply for Provisional Welfare Benefits by Wed., March 1, 2017 ・Medical Program for Children Will Be Extended to 18 Year Olds from April ・For Those Who File Final Tax Return ・Filing of Final Tax Return of Municipal and Prefectural Taxes ・Elementary School and Middle School Attendance Notice ・Free Legal Aid Service for Single-parent Families ・Municipal Certificates Are Available at Convenience Stores ・Please Take Care of […]

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The 1st Event “Wai-Wai”Chatting – Multi Lingual Fun Talks

The 1st Event “Wai-Wai”Chatting – Multi Lingual Fun Talks Date & Time:11:30 – 13:00, Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 In this gathering, we have a chat and exchange information over tea/coffee. This time, we will talk about the following two topics: 1. What you found good coming to Japan, 2. What you regretted coming to Japan Place: comm cafe, Minoh City Multi-Cultural Center For whom: Foreign residents Fixed number: 20 people Fee: Free (drinks and snacks will be served.) Inquiry/Application: MAFGA TEL: 072-727-6912 Hosted by Minoh Cultural Center

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【Jan.7, 2016】“Asia” within English-English loanwords of Asian origin and their historical background-

                                          Global Citizen Series #2 Lecture “Asia” within English -English loanwords of Asian origin and their historical background- *Bilingual lecture in English and Japanese* Identifying and studying the use of English loanwords that originated from Asia provides us with the opportunity to think about the history of interactions between the English-speaking world and Asian nations, and reflect upon the nature of linguistic and cultural exchange. Lecturer: Bo Tao Born in Shanghai and grew up in Osaka. After studying anthropology at Brown University (B.A.) and international relations at Fudan University (M.A.), […]

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Check a facebook ’Minoh Multilingual’!

A variety of news from the Minoh Multicultural Center and the information on the community events are now available in four languages (English, Chinese, Korean and Japanese) on the ‘Minoh Multilingual’ facebook page. Please check https://www.facebook.com/multilingualminoh and let your friends know that!

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Live Jazz at MAFGA on Oct. 3, fusion of Parisian jazz and Mediterranean music

Join a live Jazz Session at the comm café of the Minoh Multicultural Center with Itaru Oki (trumpet) and Makoto Sato (drums), performing a fusion of Parisian Jazz and east Mediterranean music. Date: Saturday, October 3rd (door open at 6pm, session start at 6:30pm) Theme: Living as a foreigner Guest performers: Sefer(Saz, Oud)&Kiyotaka Moriuchi (‘darbukka’ percussion)                   Ticket price: \3,000 with one drink (\2,500 for an advance ticket) Venue: comm cafe at the Minoh Multicultural Center Ticket sale: the Minoh Multicultural Center (5-2-36 Onohara-Nishi, Minoh) Reservation: Mail to info@mafga.or.jp at the Minoh Awareness of Multicultural Awareness(tel. 072-727-6912) with name, phone number and the […]