Monday, October 31, 2016

[ACTIVITY REPORT] Co-Events with Hello Kids International School Tsurumi

IMCY had two co-events with Hello Kids International School in Tsurumi, Yokohama, in 2016.
More than 30 families gathered to both events!

Icing Cookies and Uchiwa Craft 

July 9th (SAT), 2016
at Hello Kids International School, Tsurumi

Kids learned shapes and colors.

Icing cookies time! Children decorated the cookies in the shapes of summer stuff in white, blue, green, pink and yellow.

Uchiwa craft! Children made their own uchiwa fan with drawings and origami papers. 

Halloween Craft and Party

October 29th (SAT), 2016
at Hello Kids International School, Tsurumi


The school turned into a Halloween haunted house! 

While kids created their trick-or-treating bag with a spider motif, parents prepared a candy lei for their kids.  After the party, children enjoyed a Halloween maze and workshops. They looked all happy with a lot of treats they received!

Thursday, October 27, 2016

[HEALTH] Immunization (Vaccination) Information in Yokohama

Here're some links to vaccination information by the city of Yokohama.

Health and Social Welfare Bureau of the city of Yokohama(横浜市保健所)

Vaccination info page (Chinese versions available from this page):

Guide to Vaccinations for Children 

Vaccination medical questionnaire 

BCG Vaccination Questionnaire

Multilingual information of Immunization

*Unfortunately, the information in the link above has not been updated for a while (now children can get polio vaccination at local clinics, not at the Health and Social Welfare bureau).

Thursday, October 6, 2016

[EVENT] Halloween Events in Yokohama 2016

Yamate Halloween Walk 2016

October 30th (SUN) 10:00-16:00
-You need to be in costume to participate.
-Free stamp rally sheet for first 6000 people.
-Start point: 7 Western Houses in Yamate, Yamate 68, YITC, Yamate Shiryokan, America Yama Park, Yokohama Doll Museum, Osaragi Jiro museum or Marine Tower.
-Goal: Bluff 18 or America Yama Park
-Small gift for those who collected 9 stamps or all the stamps
-There will also be kitchen trucks, face painting, open cafe, costume sales etc.

-Face painting at Berrick Hall (200 yen) 10:00-15:00
-Costume contest at America yama Park, first 60 groups sign up from 13:00

-Changing room (free) Ehrissman residence basement
(in Japanese)

Motomachi Halloween 2016

October 31st (MON)
Trick-or-treating at shops from 16:00

World Porters Halloween Magic 2016

Pumpkin curving on October 30th 13:00-, 14:00-, 15:00
Tickets distributed from 10:30, 500 yen

Hawaiian town Event information

Minatomirai Halloween

1) Queen's Square At

2) Mark Is

3) Landmark Plaza

4) Queen's East

Yokohama Bay Quarter Halloween
Stamp rally sign up already closed.
Parade registration by October 12th (the parade is on 29th)

Yokohama East Happy Halloween
Sogo, Porta, Lumine, Yokohama Sky, Marui City, Bay Quarter, Kiyoken and Nissan HQ

Halloween parade registration is already closed. Photo contest on 23rd (the same day as the parade).

Tressa Yokohama
Decorations, Photo spot and Trick-or-treating at some shops.

Kawasaki Halloween 2016

October 29th
-Halloween Kids Parade (registration required, free of charge)

October 30th
-Halloween Parade (ticket required ¥1000, 2500 people, elementary school and up, 13:30-14:45)
and more!