New Year Event on coming Saturday, Jan 18th
15 Jan 14

P1010436 DSC_0203 P1000711 chirashizushi DSC_0358

Japan Center would like to celebrate New Year 2014 with students and local communities.

On coming Saturday, January 18th, we will have Japanese New Year Event at Maraya Art Center in Al Qasba, Sharjah,  from 10am to 1pm. We would like to invite you with your family and friends.
There are traditional games which Japanese people play only during New Year period.
Fukuwarai–Face parts matching game.
Sugoroku–Dice game. You will travel from Tokyo to Osaka with your best Japanese character.
Karuta– Japanese Alphabet Card. The reader will read proverbs and you need to find matching alphabet.
Kakizome–Japanese Calligraphy. You will write your own dream of 2014.
Chirashi-zushi, Japanese Party-style  sushi(for Vegetarian type and normal type) will be served.
Martial Art performance– from Bujinkan Martial Art School
Short Anime Movie–the title is still sicret!?
Quiz Show– Mixed nationality team will compete the knowledge about Japan & UAE. The winner team will win the gift from Japan!
And there are more traditional toys for fum.
The entrance fee is Dhs 30 (children under 10 are only Dhs 10).
Anyone who are interested in Japanese Culture are welcomed! Don’t come late, we start at 10 and finish at 1pm.
Hope to see you on 18th, with your family and friends. Lets enjoy the New Year Day together.

Al Qasba Map:,55.376485&spn=0.003671,0.006968&iwloc=0004ca6e16283e0dc502b