Language Classes 2011

Class Dates Time Instructor Tuition
English Conversation
for beginners
April 18, 2011 ~ July 11, 2011
Every Monday (total of 12 classes)
10:30 ~ 12:00 Rachel Staum
Members 5,000yen
Non-members 7,000yen
English Conversation
for intermediate to advanced
April 19, 2011 ~ July 12, 2011
Every Tuesday (total of 12 classes)
13:30 ~ 15:00 Rachel Staum
Members 5,000yen
Non-members 7,000yen
for beginners
April 16, 2011 ~ March 17, 2012
1st, 3rd, 5th Saturday except August (total of 23 classes)
10:30 ~ 12:00 Yuxia Ai Members 8,000yen
Non-members 10,000yen
for beginners to intermediate
April 18, 2011 ~ March 19, 2012
Alternate Mondays except August and January (total of 20 classes)
14:00 ~ 15:30 Oksana Bondarenco Takase Members 7,000yen
Non-members 9,000yen
for beginners to intermediate
April 16, 2011 ~ March 24, 2012
Alternate Saturdays except August (total of 20 classes)
17:00 ~ 18:30 Shinichi Orita Members 7,000yen
Non-members 9,000yen
for beginners
May 17, 2011 ~ March 6, 2012
Every Tuesday except January (total of 35 classes)
18:30 ~ 20:00 Minoru Suwa Members 11,000yen
Non-members 13,000yen
Classes are held in Takaoka International Exchange Center. Class enrollment is limited to 15 students.
Please let us know when you decide to quit the class in mid-course. Tuition will not be refunded.

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Cooking Class

Let's learn about the English tradition of afternoon tea!

We will make ...
- Scones
- Shortbread
- Cucumber sandwiches
- Smoked Salmon sandwitches

Please apply now!

Date:Monday, May 17, 14:00 ~ 16:00

Instructor: Jonathan Perry (CIR)
Participation limit: 15 people
Place: Hiramai Kominkan
(Takaoka City Hiramai Community Center)

* Please bring an apron, a scarf or bandanna to cover your hair, and a container if you want to bring the snacks home.

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Volunteer English tour guide training program

In this course, students will learn about tourism resources in Takaoka and study practical English language skills required when introducing cultural topics to foreign visitors.
In the last class, students will be provided with training on-site.

Dates: Jan28, Feb4, Feb25, Mar4, Mar11, Mar13,
14:00 ~ 15:30 (total of 6 lessons)

Place: Jan28 ~ Mar11 Takaoka International Exchange Center
Mar13 On-site training in Kanayamachi

Jan28: Yasuhiro Watanabe(Professor, University of Toyama)
Feb4: Michiko Oshige (Volunteer tour guide)
Feb25 ~ Mar13: Jonathan Perry (CIR)

Tuition: Members 3,500yen
Non-members 4,000yen

We will start accepting applications on Jan 7, 2010.

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