9th Worldwide Fukuoka Kenjinkai Convention Info

This year’s Worldwide Fukuoka Kenjinaki Convention is being held in Mexico City on October 15 &16.  It will take place in the Mexico-Japan Hall, Fujiyama 144 Col. Las águilas. Convention registration fee is about $250 USD. If you are a member and are interested in attending from Toronto, please contact us.


Here is hotel information (must be booked on your own):
A) Hyatt Regency Mexico City, Campos Eliseos No. 204 Polanco Chapultepec, Mexico City, Mexico, 11560 Tel:+52-55-5083-1234 Fax:+52-55-5083-1235
・There is no special rate for convention attendees

B) Mexico City Revolucion Courtyard Marriot Hotel, Av. Revolución 333 Col Tacubaya, Mexico City, Mexico, 11870 Tel:+52-55-5627-0220
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/mexrv-courtyard-mexico-city- revolucion/
・Single Room $71.96USD+tax (special convention rate)
・Double Room $71.96USD+tax (special convention rate
・Add another person for $16.90USD
・Must reserve by July 30 for special rate. There is a limited amount of rooms
・Contact the Toronto Fukuoka Kenjinkai on how to get the special rate (members only).

C) Holiday Inn Ciudad de Mexico – Trade Center, Av. Revolución 583 Col San Pedro de los Pinos, Mexico City, Mexico, 03800 Tel:+52-55-5278-9950
・The special room rates include breakfast.
・Contact the Toronto Fukuoka Kenjinkai on how to get the special rate (members only).

There will be shuttle buses to the convention venue from all hotels.

Event Notice: Summer Picnic 2015

Now that our AGM and Social is over, the board members of the Toronto Fukuoka Kenjjinkai are busy planning for the summer picnic.  It is being held on August 9, from 11 a.m. at Thomson Memorial Park (on Brimley Road, North of Lawrence Avenue East), Area C.  Fee is $2 per person, those 80 and over and 14 and under are free. (Children must be accompanied by an adult). Bring your own bento. Join us for a fun day of games, bingo, fukubiki and more.

Contact Suenori Tominaga at 416-266-5746, Kunio Suyama at 416-461-2384 or Bob Kawahara at 905-731-4566.

日時:2015年 8月09日 午前11時開催
場所:Thomson Memorial Park
Brimley Rd. and Lawrence Ave. E., on Brimley, east side of Lawrence Ave. Area ‘C’
参加費:1人$2ドル。80歳以上と14歳以下は参加費無料。(子供は必ず大人と参加してください。) 弁当は持参してください。

See our 2015 Picnic Poster


Miya Manju

Thank you to Miya Manju for the generous donation of manju and dorayaki at the Toronto Fukuoka Kenjinkai AGM and Social on April 11.  If you enjoyed them and would like to order from Jane and Joanne, you can contact them by email at miyamanju@rogers.com, or by phone at 647-964-9811.