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There are 230 parks in Aoba Ward. These parks are valuable community properties.
Koen Aigo Kai needs more members who love parks and greenery.
You can also see information about parks in Aoba Ward and Koen Aigo Kai on the Aoba Ward Office Home page.
|Inquiries||Aoba Public Works Office
|May 5 is Children's Day.
Now that your children are grown up, do you have used carp streamers in your home?
Please donate them to our event so everyone can enjoy them.
We will exhibit collected carp streamers at Yamoto Park.
* Please note that donated carp streamers will not be returned.
|Date||Donations accepted from April 15 (Mon) to 26(Fri.)
Carp streamer exhibition from April 27 (Sat) to May 12 (Sun)
|Place||Yamoto Park, 31-10 Shimo Yamoto Cho|
Please go directly to the park.
|Inquiries||Yamoto Park Administrative Office
Commemorating ‘TICAD V’ in June in Yokohama, some events will be held in Aoba ward and this concert is one of them.
You will enjoy some African music at Lunch time Mini-concert.
* TICAD V: the 5th Tokyo International Conference on African Development
|Date||April 17 (Wed） From 12:15 to 12:45|
|Place||Aoba Ward Office 1 st floor. Residents’ Hall, Free of charge.|
|Musician||Flute Ensemble ’LaLa’|
|Number||“ Morning Mood” of Peer Gynt Suites composed by Grieg|
|Inquiries||Culture and Community Section
Composting Workshop using EM (Effective Microorganisms).
|Date||May 23 (Thru.) , June 26 (Wed） From 10:00 am to noon|
|Place||Ward Office 4th Floor Room 406|
|Limit||25 people per workshop
Aoba ward residents who can make use of compost at home
|Details||Composting Workshop using Effective Microorganisms
Effective Microorganisms will be provided and the container for EM will be loaned free of charge after the workshop.
* EM are microorganisms: lactic bacterium and yeast which live together.
They are safe and good for the environment
|How to Apply||Please send a return postcard with the following information.
Title of the Event, with your postal code, address, name, telephone number, and the date of the workshop you want to attend
Please send to:
31-4 Ichigao-cho, Aoba-ku, Yokohama-shi, 225-0024
Recycling Promotion Division Aoba Ward Office
Deadline: April 25 (Thur)
If there are more than 25 applicants, participants will be determined by lottery.
|Inquiries||Resources Reuse Promotion Section
‘Let’s learn about Space at Tama Plaza’hosted by Kokugakuin University
|Date||This course includes five classes,
They will be held on May 26, June 23, July 21, September 29,
October 20 (Sundays)
|Place||Tama-plaza Campus of Kokugakuin University|
|Limit||50 pairs of 1st or 2nd grade of Elementary School students and their parents or guardians, who can attend all five classes|
|Application||Please call, fax or e-mail the following information to Kokugakuin University Faculty of Human Development by April 23.
Name of the event, parent’s or guardian’s name, postal code, address,
phone/fax number, e-mail address, child’s name with furigana,
elementary school’s name and child’s grade.
*When applicants exceed the limit, a lottery will be held.
*For details, please see the website below;
|Inquiries||Kokugakuin University Faculty of Human Development
Tel:045- 904-7719 Fax:045-904-7714
‘Would you like to learn how to take better pictures?Let’s learn how to take even better pictures with your own camera!!’
|Date||June 23 , Sunday 9:30am-3:30pm|
|Place||Yokohama College of Art and Design|
|Application||Please send a post card or fax with the following information:
Name of the event, your name, zip code, address and phone number
Address: 〒227-0033 1204 Kamoshida-cho, Aoba-ku
Yokohama College of Art and Design Lifetime of Learning Center
* When applicants exceed the limit, a lottery will be held.
|Inquiries||Yokohama College of Art and Design Lifelong Learning Center