Event Notice: Annual Summer Picnic 2019

Sorry for the late announcement, but the Toronto Fukuoka Kenjinkai will be holding our annual picnic on Sunday, August 11 at Thomson Memorial Park in Scarborough. This year we will provide hamburgers, hotdogs, salads and onigiri. Feel free to bring some extra dishes to share with everyone. Please bring your own drink (no alcohol).  The fee is $5. We will have our usual games, fukubiki and bingo as well! Bring your entire family and friends for a fun-filled day. Please RSVP to me by August 5 if you are going to come join us.

発表が遅れて申し訳ありません。今年も夏のピクニックは開催されます。8月11日(日)の11時からです。カレンダーに印をつけておいてください。今年はホットドッグとハンバーガー、サラダとおにぎりを用意して待っていますので朝起きて弁当を作れなくても大丈夫です。ほかの食べ物も大歓迎なので作る時間がある人は持ってきてください。みんなんで食べます。飲み物は自分で持ってきてください。参加費は$5。家族、友達をたくさん連れてきてください。メンバーじゃなくても大丈夫です。参加する場合は事前に連絡してください。8月5日までに私にメッセージを送ってください。

Event Notice: AGM and Social 2019

It’s almost time for our first event of the year.  This year’s Annual General Meeting and Social will be held on Sunday, March 31, 2019, at the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre.  The program starts at 1 p.m. and runs until 6 p.m.  Make sure you RSVP.  Bring your friends and family for a fun filled afternoon.  The membership fee costs $5.  If you are 80 years and over, and are a member, you will get a free bento.  Otherwise the bento cost is $15. Please let Mr. Yamamoto know as soon as possible if you would like to take part in the entertainment portion (karaoke, dancing, etc.).

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Sad Notice

Longtime Board Member (and past Co-Vice President) Mr. Kunio Suyama passed away yesterday, December 17, 2018.  He was in his 91st year.  To read obituary, go here: https://www.arbormemorial.ca/highland-scarborough/obituaries/mr-kunio-suyama/27803

Mr. Suyama was always the MC for our entertainment portion of our social events and he would always put on a stunning karaoke performance.  We will miss him and his singing voice.  We are so happy you were a part of our lives and our Kenjinkai.

Please join the family at the visitation and funeral, being held this week.

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