HBCC is thrilled to partner with area schools and organizations to bring Hyogo and Japan to you. Our team of staff and volunteers stands ready to work with you and create Japanese cultural and educational activities tailored to your unique needs.
Some of our past programs have been:
- Traditional Japanese Clothing/Yukata Dress Up Activities
- Shodo-Japanese calligraphy
- Pop culture and fads overview
- Japanese writing
- Show and tell of misc. items
- Discussion of Japanese culture and history
- Holiday festivals such as Children’s Day, Oshogatsu and Setsubun
- Counting in Japanese through radio exercises
- Art and craft projects
- Tea ceremony
- Kamishibai-traditional story telling cards
- Toy making
- Basic martial arts-aikido, karate, kendo, etc.
- Japanese children’s games and songs
- Video or slide discussion on Japanese themes
Please do not hesitate to contact us with requests for programs or assistance. Please bear in mind that HBCC will make every effort to accomidate your request, but some programs may not be available due to budget, instructor availability, location or scheduling conflicts.