The Tokyo Here and Now Orientation Program is a must attend for new Expat residents to Tokyo. Registration has just begun for the October 4 & & 5, 2016 program. Although today you can find most information you need via the internet, the internet does not help you make in-person friendships and deliver information in a super-easy format. The Tokyo: Here and Now program is designed to help newcomers thrive during their time in Tokyo. After two full days, you will walk away with new perspectives, a new sense of security and new friends!!
Tokyo Here and Now Orientation Program – Oct 4 & 5th, 2016
The maximum attendee number is 60 people, and it always books early, so register asap. The two day event is held at the Tokyo American Club, and is open to the public. The program cost includes course materials, breakfasts, lunches and light refreshments over the two full days!
Long time residents and expert will speak on the following topics:
• Earthquake preparedness (Karen Thomas, Owner of Torizaka Art)
• Healthcare; dealing with medical emergencies (Dr. Thomas Lomax from Tokyo Medical and Surgical)
• Cultural adjustment (Maggie Yamasaki, MA, Counseling Psychology, MSW, Social Work)
• Japanese cuisine (Elizabeth Andoh, Author and Cooking Sensei)
• Japanese customs and celebrations (Renee Renjel, Reiko Saito, Keiko Kaburagi)
The Tokyo Here and Now Program is put on by volunteers, coordinators and speakers working with the Tokyo American Club Women’s Group and is a not-for-profit activity. Whether you’ve lived here for three weeks, three months or three years, please consider joining this orientation program to get the scoop on what you need to know and begin to establish a network of friends at this expert-led, two-day program. The Tokyo Here and Now program is offered twice a year in the Spring and Fall.
Tokyo Here and Now Details
Event Location: Tokyo American Club (TAC), Azabudai, Minato-ku, Tokyo
Event Date: October 4 & 5, 2016 (Tuesday and Wednesday) 8:30 – 15:00
Breakfast, lunch, refreshments and course materials provided; childcare available
Who can attend: Open to the public
Event Cost: TAC Members: ¥19,000, Non-TAC Members: ¥22,000; (prices exclude 8% consumption tax); Cost includes course materials, breakfasts, lunches and light refreshments.
How to register: TAC Members: register online or at Member Services; Non-Members: contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 03-4588-0691
Note: If Childcare is needed, please call the Club Childcare Center directly at 03-4588-0701. Please inform them that you are attending Tokyo Here and Now.
Tokyo: Here and Now Program – October 4 & 5, 2016
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