Japan America Society of Vermont will present Matsuri 2017 on March 26th, 2017 at the Ross Sports Center in Saint Michael's College.
One-day Consulate 一日総領事館
At Matsuri '17 the Consulate General of Japan in Boston will organize a "One-day Japanese Consulate" at the venue, Saint Michael's College Sports Center. Following are the invitation details. Please click, http://www.boston.us.emb-japan.go.jp/itpr_ja/r_one_day_Vermont.html
You will be able to pick up a Japanese passport or certificate there if you submit an application for each business to the Consulate no later than March 15, 2017. Please email or call the consulate beforehand.
Consulate General of Japan in Boston: TEL 617-973-9772 EMAIL email@example.com
Financial Support for Noh Dance Performance at Matsuri '17
We are very happy to announce that the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership will be supporting a large percentage of the expense of a Noh performer invitation to Matsuri '17.
Mr. Takashi Yamamura from Japan will perform "Kiyotsune" dance on stage and will open a workshop in his booth.
Free Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream
Ben & Jerry's Corporation will be donating ice cream to serve the Matsuri '17 audience. It will be served at the Ben & Jerry's booth at the venue. First come first served. We appreciate their generosity.
Makiko Damon, a Japanese woman who is a single mother with two children and lives in Montpelier, is in a critical health condition. The details are in, https://www.youcaring.com/makiko-damon-501471#.Vqa0vZWi5Vm.mailto
The JASV will appreciate it if you could help Makiko and her two children with donation through the above website. And please share/ forward this request with anyone in the community.
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