Statement from the Kenjinkai

[English message after Japanese message]
トロント福岡県人会の皆さんへ
Covid-19の感染が拡大している中、皆さんは如何お過ごしでしょうか?トロント福岡県人会は、今年で40周年を迎えます。その記念イベントを、8月23日に企画していたのですが、Covid-19のPandemicの為、年内の開催は無理かと思われます。

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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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