Info City, English Edition
土曜日 ： 11 時 45 分 〜 11 時 45 分 （再放送 ： 日曜日の同時刻）
This is an English language information program for people living in or visiting the Yatsugatake area, inviting you to join in and experience some of the interesting local events. This is Noriko from the FM Yatsugatake studio in Kobuchisawa.
16/17 December 2017
From Tuesday the 19th until Monday the 25th of December there will be a Christmas market at the Paul Rush Memorial Museum in Kiyosato. Handmade items by 9 craft makers will be on sale. On the 23rd and 24th workshops for straw ornaments, candle making, leather work, picture frame decorations and metal work are planned. Inquiries to the Paul Rush Memorial Museum on 0551-48-5330.
On Saturday the 23rd of December at the Machiya-tei, a traditional farmhouse inn, in Oizumi there will be a Jazz and Wine event from 12:30 in the afternoon. It will cost 2,000 yen for food and drink. Local jazz trio, the Swinging Melrose, will provide live music. You will need to book your place in advance. Inquiries to the Machiya-tei on 080-5088-7443.
On Sunday the 24th of December at the Nirasaki Ohmura Museum there will be a Christmas concert titled "Medieval Songs and Music" played on medieval instruments. It will start at 5 o'clock in the afternoon and will be free of charge. Inquiries to the Ohmura Museum on 0551-23-7775. http://nirasakiomura-artmuseum.com/
On Tuesday the 26th of December at the Nirasaki Civic Centre Nicori a jazz a cappella choir group Hamo jiN will give a concert from 7 o'clock in the evening. It will cost 3,000 yen for an adult, 2,000 yen for senior high school and university students, 1,000 yen for primary school and junior high school pupils in advance or 500 yen extra on the day. You can book tickets by ringing Yamamoto-san at the Fairy's Voice office on 090-1803-4517 or sending an e-mail to email@example.com. Please put "Hamo jiN Yamanashi Concert on the subject line with your name, telephone number, e-mail address, required ticket numbers and type. http://hamojin.wixsite.com/hamojin
On Friday the 29th of December at the Yatsugatake Reed Organ and Harmonium Museum in Nagasaka "Handel's Christmas Messiah and Halleluiah" concert will be held from 3 to 4 in the afternoon. It will cost 1,000 yen for and adult or 700 yen for junior high school students or younger for the entrance charge to the museum. Inquiries to the Yatsugatake Reed Organ and Harmonium Museum on 080-5532-2126
That's it for today.
I hope you will be able to enjoy some of those activities. We upload the script of this program on to our website at; www.yatsugatake.ne.jp. If you want to know more about any of these events, have any information that you would like me to introduce in the program, or have any comments please send an e-mail to "firstname.lastname@example.org". We are open to any ideas to improve this program to help you enjoy your life in Yatsugatake. This is Noriko from FM Yatsugatake and you've been listening to Info City English Edition.