Event Notice: Summer Picnic 2018

Summer is here, and we are now preparing for our annual summer picnic.  This year it takes place on Sunday, August 12 at Thomson Memorial Park Area C from 11 a.m.  It is located at 1005 Brimley Rd., N. of Lawrence Avenue, Scarborough.  Fee is $2 per person. Free for children 10 years old and under.  Come out for a day of fun with games, bingo and fukubiki.  Bring your own bento.

今年も夏がやってきました。トロント福岡県人会では毎年恒例のピクニックの準備をしています。8月12日(日)にThomson Memorial Park (1005 Brimley Rd., N. of Lawrence Avenue, Scarborough)、 Area Cに来て、楽しい1日を過ごしましょう!午前11時に開催します。ゲーム、ビンゴ、福引などを用意して待っています。参加費は$2で、10歳以下は無料です。お弁当は持参でお願いします。

Please RSVP by July 27 to Noboru Yamamoto (nobo277y@gmail.com) of Joan Hirano (905-883-1835). 参加される場合は連絡してください。

We look forward to seeing you all!  You do not have to be a member to take part. 皆様の参加をお待ちいたしています。会員じゃなくても参加できます。

Event Notice: AGM and Social 2018

It’s that time of year again.  This year’s Annual General Meeting and Social will be held on Sunday, March 25, 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 us know as soon as possible if you would like to take part in the entertainment portion (karaoke, dancing, etc.).

2018年度の定期総会及び親睦会は3月25日(日)に1時から行われます。場所は日系文化会館です。このときに年会費の$5を支払ってください。80歳以上の会員の方にはお弁当が無料で配られます。それ以外の方には$15で販売します。エンターテインメントプログラムに参加される方は早めに連絡してください。(歌、踊り、得意技、5分位ならなんでも結構です。)

Click on flyer to download pdf version. 下のちらしをクリックするとpdf版がダウンロードできます。

Happy Holidays

The Toronto Fukuoka Kenjinkai board members wish all our members a happy and safe holiday season.  See you all at the AGM and Social in the spring.

会員の皆様、今年もあとわずかになりました。来年もよろしくお願いします。

Passing of President of Fukuoka International Exchange Foundation

The Toronto Fukuoka Kenjinkai received the following message by email on March 14, 2016.

To the chairperson of Fukuoka kenjinkai abroad,
I would like to inform you that MR. MATSUHIKO SINGU who was the President of Fukuoka International Exchange Foundation passed away early yesterday morning (March 13th, 2016).
He was 77 years old.
I am deeply grateful to you for your continuous support during his tenure.
And I would like to inform you that the funeral will be held as below.
1. Date: Wednesday 16th March, 13:00~
2. Place: Fukuoka Funeral Hall of Sekizensha
3. Chief Mourner: MRS. KYOKO SHINGU (Wife)
We send our sincerest condolences to the family in Fukuoka.