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|May 31 is World No Tobacco Day.|
＊Protect your health by avoiding passive smoking.
Passive smoking is breathing second-hand smoke which is the smoke exhaled by smokers and the smoke from cigarettes.
Cigarette smoke contains more than 200 kinds of toxic chemicals. Therefore, cigarettes smoking is even harmful to non-smokers who are near smokers.
Many people suffer from passive cigarette smoke.
Lit cigarettes can be a burn hazard. Also cigarette butts are a litter problem. Help support World No Tobacco Day!.
Registered shops and restaurants are listed on Yokohama City Web Page.
There are 92 registered shops and restaurants in Aoba Ward.
|What is a Community Care Plaza? Series 1|
|There are 11 Community Care Plazas in Aoba-ku.
A Community Care Plaza is a local hub of welfare and health activities.
It provides welfare services and consultation services and holds useful events for people of all ages, from babies to the elderly
No.1 Onda Community Care Plaza (2-8 Akanedai Aoba-ku)
How to access:
Take a bus from Aobadai station,(Den-en-toshi line) for Akanedai and get off at Kumanoyato Koen Mae.
It is a 5 minutes walk from the bus stop.
` Photography – Let’s learn about our community through the lens’
Start date : June 1
Tel : 045-988-2010
|Hanging dolls will be exhibited at the Wakakusadai Chiku Center.
Tango no Sekku (May 5): Originally this was the day to celebrate healthy growth of boys, but now it is Children's Day.
It’s a Japanese tradition to hoist carp streamers and display a Samurai warrior Helmet on this day.
In this exhibition, mobiles of hanging dolls are displayed. Hanging dolls are miniature carp streamers and samurai warrior helmets made of cloth.
|Date||It is open until May 31 (Fri)|
|Place||Wakakusadai Chiku Center|
|Application||Please come directly to Wakakusadai Chiku Center|
|Inquiries||Wakakusadai Chiku Center
address; 20-5 Wakakusadai, Aoba-Ku
Closed on May 13
Take a bus (#61) to "Nittaidai" at No4 bus stop of Aobadai Station to "Katsuradai" bus stop and walk for about 2minutes.
|Let’s visit ‘Azamino Marche(Market)’!
It’s a one day market selling organic vegetables and health conscious foods.
|Date||March 25 Saturday 10am-12pm|
|Place||Art Forum Azamino|
|How to apply||Please come to the place directly|
|Inquiries||Yokohama Civic Art Gallery Azamino (inside of Art Forum Azamino)
It’s easy to repair your door and window screens by yourself.
Let’s give it a try!
|Date||June 8 (Sat.) from 9:30am to 11:45 am|
|Place||Fujigaoka Chiku Center|
|Limit||15 people: first come first served|
|Application||by telephone / in person at the counter or on the webpage listed below|
|Inquiries||Fujigaoka Chiku Center
|This performance is a collaboration between two groups.|
|Date||June 2 (Sun.) from 1pm to 3:30pm|
|Place||Yamauchi Chiku Center
3 minutes walk from Azamino Station on Den-en-toshi Line
|Limit||150 people: First come first served|
|Application||from May 11 ,10am by telephone / in person|
|Inquiries||Yamauchi Chiku Center