June Events Calendar

It’s ume season! Try making umeshu, ume syrup, or umeboshi!
Circle Time!
  • Details: A Saga JET tradition. Join us for reading picture books and playing with local kids!
  • When: June 3, 13:30 to 15:30
  • Where: Saga International Plaza, Shoko Building, Saga City
International Exchange Ping Pong Tournament
  • Details: Get to know local people through a friendly competition! Conveniently held right before CT. ^_~ No reservation necessary.
  • When: June 3, 12:30 to 13:30
  • Where: Saga International Plaza, Shoko Building, Saga City
JOYPOOL Kyushu Tour with Special Guest bird
  • Details: A concert for parents and kids to enjoy together, but those without children are also welcome!
  • When: June 3, doors open at 12:30
  • Where: Ryokan Omuraya, Ureshino
  • Cost: 4000 yen in advance, 4500 yen at the door
  • Link
Chaoshiru Market
  • Details: Various handmade goods and foods will be on sale, and workshops such as relaxation and nail seminars will be held.
  • When: June 3, 10:00 to 16:00
  • Where: Ureshino Tea Exchange Plaza Chaoshiru
  • Link
Hydrangeas at Daishouji Temple
  • When: June 8 to July 1, 9:00 to 18:00
  • Where: Daishouji Temple, Kitagata, Takeo
  • Cost: 200 yen
  • Link
Mikaeri no Taki Waterfall Hydrangea Festival
  • Details: There are also hydrangea haiku and photo contests held the entire event period, and a JR Walking event (must arrive at the station between 8:30 and 11:15) and taiko performance (11:00 at the waterfall) on June 16. Check out Avery’s 2017 blog post about it for more info!
  • When: June 9 to July 1, 8:30 to 17:00, waterfall light-up from 19:20 to 22:00
  • Where: Daishouji Temple, Kitagata, Takeo
  • Cost: 500 yen parking
  • Link
Casual Japanese-language Workshop with Focus on Job Hunting
  • Details: Learn how to write a Japanese resume, practice interviewing, etc.
  • When: June 16 and 30, 14:00 to 15:00
  • Where: Saga International Plaza, Shoko Building, Saga City
Botayama Wanpaku Park Grass Skiing
  • When: April 1 to October 31, 10:00 to 18:00, closed Wednesdays
  • Where: Botayama Wanpaku Park, Omachi
Yuuri!!! on MUSEUM
  • When: April 29 to June 10, 10:00 to 19:00 (last entry at 18:30)
  • Where: Niji no Matsubara Hotel Rainbow Hall, Karatsu
  • Cost: 1000 yen
Firefly Viewing in Ogi
  • When: May 26 to June 10, 19:00 to 21:00
  • Where: Iwakura, Ogi-machi, Ogi (free parking)
  • Link

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