Info City, English Edition
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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.
22/23 April 2017
On Sunday the 23rd and Sunday the 30th of April there will be a flea market at the Spatio Kobuchisawa from 10 o'clock in the morning until 4. Inquiries to the Spatio on 0551-36-6121 http://taiken.mkobuchisawa.jp/freemarket
On Saturday the 29th of April at the Omurasaki Centre in Nagasaka there will be a workshop to pick, cook and eat edible wild plants. It will start at 10 o'clock in the morning and will cost 300 yen. You will need to book your place in advance. Inquiries to the Omurasaki Centre on 0551-32-6648.
On Saturday the 29th of April there will be a woodwork workshop for complete beginners at the Hosaka Shizen Fureai Koen Park in Nirasaki. It will cost 300 yen and you will have to book your place in advance. Inquiries by telephone on 0551-37-4362
The Village Market at the Yatsugatake Shizen-Bunka-en, Nature and Culture Park, in Hara-mura will be back from Saturday the 29th of April. This year they are planning to have the market on every Saturday, Sunday and public holiday until the 29th of October. There will be food, farmers' market, workshops, performances and flea market for everybody to enjoy. Inquiries to the Yatsugatake Shigoto-nin office on 0266-74-2299
On holiday Wednesday the 3rd of May there will be a festival at the Kline Garten in Takane. There will be games, dance performances, as well as stalls of food, crafts, and a lot more! Inquiries to the Kline Garten on 0551-20-7211.
On Friday the 5th of May the 26th annual Nagasawa Koinobori Matsuri, the fish flag festival, will be held at Michi-no-eki Minami-Kiyosato on the Route141 in Takane. It will start at 10 o'clock and there will be all sorts of games, performances and competitions, including a very “messy” game in the mud for children, so, go prepared! Inquiries to the festival office on 0551-47-2303. http://www.hokuto-kanko.jp/event/nagasawakoinobori2017
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 "email@example.com". 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.