Oshougatsu–New Year Event on January 23rd
15 Jan 16

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Japan Center’s annual big event “New Year Party”— is coming on January 23rd, Saturday.

There are many cultural events related to New Year.

Please come and join us at Maraya Art Center.

Date:  January 23rd, Saturday

Timing:  10:00am to 13:00pm

Venue: Maraya Art Center, Al Qasba, Sharjah


10:00 Opening

10:00 – 12:00  : Japanese Calligraphy  (Enjoy writing your New Year dream)

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10:15 — 10:30 : Tea Ceremony 1 (Enjoy demonstration & practice with Tea Ceremony Team)


10:30 — 10:45 : Soroban Workshop 1 (Learn new way of Calculation with Abacus)

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11:00 –11:15 : Tea Ceremony 2 (Enjoy demonstration & practice with Tea Ceremony Team)

11:15 – 11:30 : Soroban Workshop 2 (Learn new way of Calculation with Abacus)

11:30 –12:00 :  Kendo Demonstration (Japanese Kendo Club demonstrates fighting practice)

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12:00 –12:30 : Quiz show with lots of give-away gifts

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12:30 : Chirashi Zushi Cuisine

13:00 : Closing

Entrance Fee:  AED 30/person above 3 years old

Free Gift:  Japan Center’s 2016 Calendar

Please be on time for the activities.  There are tickets for limited participants such as Soroban & Tea Ceremony.  You can take the ticket at the reception.   Don’t miss this chance.

Looking forward to seeing you at the party!!

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