• Charity Concert Review and Pictures

    the following was originally published on Lucid Communication website by Jacob Schere on December 8, 2013.     On a chilly Saturday afternoon in Shin Urayasu in Meikai Univeristy‘s gymnasium a group of residents, students, and music lovers all gathered to hear the musical stylings of Nii Tete, Big System, …

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  • UFRA’s Year End Thank You Party Was a Smash Hit

    UFRA’s 2012 Year End Thank You party was a smash hit.  UFRA had nearly 100 people in attendance despite the cold and rainy weather, last minute cancelations, and last minute reservations.  All who came out were treated to a feast prepared by Club Ikspiari, music from the Andes by K’arumanta, taiko …

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  • UFRA’s Introduction to Creative Photography Workshop

    UFRA Creative Photography workshop braving the weather in search of photographs.  On the last Sunday in October I was fortunate to have the opportunity to share some of my love of photography with others.  UFRA,(Urayasu Foreign Residents Association) helped me to organize a three hour workshop to introduce some of …

    UFRA Creative Photography Workshop
  • Urayasu Emergency Drill 2012

    On September 30, Urayasu held an emergency drill to help citizens prepare for disasters that may strike at any time. Personnel from various emergency services demonstrated how the authorities might provide water, food and toilets in an emergency and taught people how to use equipment such as generators and fire …

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  • Indian Culture Day

    On Saturday July 7, 2012, UFRA presented Indian Culture Day. Mr. Malik gave a lecture on the history of Japan-India diplomatic relations in the modern era and introduced us to the great diversity in his country. Ms. Sachiko Ito danced the Odissi, which is one of the eight great Indian …

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November Newsletter 2016

Check out the later happenings at UFRA in the November UFRA News. november 2016 and the Urayasu City News November イベント予定 Art Exhibition   毎年恒例UFRA Art Exhibitionを11月26、27日Wave Galleryにて開催し、メンバーの作品の展示をいたします。 賑やかなオープニングセレモニーは11月26日土曜日夕方5時から行います。カリフォルニアワインとおつまみをご用意いたしますので、お楽しみください。絵画、書道の展示と共に、タイのパタラ エレファント ファームへのチャリティーとして陶芸品を販売致します。チェンマイにあるこの施設は“ストリートエレファント”のリハビリ施設です。林業や農業のためにかつては働いていた象達が、町のエンターテイメントの世界で働いている悲しい現状を支える施設であり、象達の健康を守ることにより、減少する象の数に対する対策を行っています。この施設では、一日だけ象の世話をする企画も旅行者に提供しています-体を洗い、食事をさせ、象のかかる病気について学びます。この施設の運営は旅行者からの収入と寄付で成り立っており、この度はドイツのKaiser Porzellan companyによる象の陶芸品をUFRAが各作品一点3000円で販売させて頂きます。販売金額はすべてパタラ エレファント ファームへ寄付させて頂きます!   30周年記念パーティー   12月4日、日曜日、ブライトンホテルにてUFRAの30周年を一緒に祝いましょう! ホテルでの6品のコースディナーと共に、アイリッシュバンドWee Dramの演奏, Tatiana Nanaさんのベリーダンスをお楽しみください。 賞品当選の楽しみもあり、思い出深いひと時を是非ご一緒に!   日時:12月4日 日曜日 18:00-20:30(受付17:30より) 場所:浦安ブライトンホテル グレースホール(2階) チケット:UFRA会員及びフレンズ会員 4500円、一般6500円、小学生3000円 予約:UFRA事務局までお電話(712-6910)もしくは、浦安市役所3階 地域ネットワーク課内 UFRA事務局にてご予約ください。   UFRA …

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Tea Ceremony Opportunity

                      As part of its 20th anniversary celebration, a tea ceremony class held at the Nanzoin Temple (www.nanzoin.or.jp) in Tokyo is inviting 20 foreigners to take part in an introduction to the tea ceremony. Accompanying the ceremony will be a …

October Newsletter is Online!

Be sure to check out the upcoming autumn and winter events!  A trip on the Sumida River with UIFA, The Annual Art …

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September Newsletter

The September UFRA News is now online.  Be sure to check out the Korean cooking workshop and learn some authentic dishes!.   …

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Charity Concert with Voci

Charity Concert The Voci Angelica Trio are returning to Urayasu City with a charity concert at Wave 101 Big Hall. From Boston, …

July and August UFRA News

This is the July and August UFRA News.  There will be no separate August issue.  UFRA is happy to announce that the …

June UFRA News

  Checkout the latest in the UFRA News. June 2016 Urayasu City News   

February 2016 UFRA News

Wishing all a happy Lunar New Year!! Check out the latest UFRA events in the newsletter! News Feb 2016 and Urayasu City …

UFRA Spring Festival-Chinese New Year Event

UFRA Spring Festival-Chinese New Year DATE 2016 年2 月21 日(Sun) TIME 5:30pm ~ PLACE 国際 センター International Center (新浦安駅前マーレ2階) FEE 家庭料理1品or 1000 円 One dish of …