Fukuoka Kenjinkai 35th Anniversary Event

Dear Fukuoka Kenjinkai members:

Thank you very much for your understanding and support to Vancouver Fukuoka Kenjinkai all the time.

As you already know, last year (2016) marked the 35th anniversary for Vancouver Fukuoka Kenjinkai. To commemorate the anniversary, we will hold a celebration ceremony and party. All the Vancouver Fukuoka Kenjinkai members are invited to the events.

We have also invited the Premier and representatives from the Parliament of Fukuoka prefecture. In addition, delegations from Association of Families of Immigrants from Fukuoka and Tokyo Fukuoka Kenjinkai will join us.

We hope all of you join us to celebrate our 35th anniversary!

Time: Sunday, August 20 6:00PM~

Coast Coal Harbour Hotel by APA, Coal Harbour Room
1180 West Hastings Street, Vancouver

Vancouver Fukuoka Kenjinkai members
(If you have not become a member yet, please do so at the event)

Adults (13 y/o and up) – $50
Youth (5 ~ 12 y/o) – $25
Children (less than 4 y/o) – Free

– a portion of the total cost per person (approximately $85). The rest of the cost will be paid by Fukuoka Kenjinkai)

– Since it is a formal celebration event, the dress code is BUSINESS.

– Please RSVP your attendance and the number of people by August 5 by phone (Yuko Sonoda 604-366-5796) or by email (Masaru Kiyota: masarukiyota@hotmail.com).

We hope to see you all at the celebration events.


Masaru Kiyota
Vancouver Fukuoka Kenjinkai

バンクーバー福岡県人会 35周年記念式典及び祝賀会

バンクーバー福岡県人会  会員 各位




バンクーバー福岡県人会 35周年記念式典及び祝賀会

日時: 8月20日(日)午後6:00 開会
会場: Coast Coal Harbour Hotel by APA Coal Harbour Room
   1180 West Hastings Street, Vancouver

参加資格: バンクーバー福岡県人会会員又は県にゆかりのある方

参加費: 大人(13歳以上) $50
子供(5歳~12歳) $25
幼児(4歳以下) 無料

• 参加費(祝賀会食事代など)は実質一人当たり$85ほどかかりますが、差額は県人会で負担致します。
• 記念式典ですので、相応しい服装(ビジネス)でのご参加をお願い致します。
• 身近に福岡県出身の方がいらっしゃいましたら、是非お誘い下さい。
• 準備の都合上、8月5日までに出席・欠席及び参加人数を電話(園田優子604-366-5796)又は email (清田勝 masarukiyota@hotmail.com )でご連絡頂きますようお願い致します。


会長 清田 勝







日時: 2016年2月8日(月)ファミリーディ 午後12:00 ~ 午後3:30
会場: Pacifica, Social Lounge 3000 block Cambie Street, Vancouver

• 当会会員エヴィ三木さんがお住まいのコンド(Pacifica)の中庭にあるソーシャルラウンジを使用します。
• 会場付近の通り沿いに無料で路上駐車可能です(日祭日は時間制限はありません)。
• Pacificaはキャンビー通り沿い、14thと16thの間のオレンジ色のコンドミニアムビル。キャンビー沿いで16thに近い緑色の小さな入り口(靴修理屋と美容室の間)から直接中庭に入れます。ラウンジは中庭の南側(入って左)です。当日は案内のサインを用意します。

1. 年次総会

• 2015年度事業報告
• 2015年度会計報告
• 2016年度事業計画(イベントの提案大歓迎)

2. 新年昼食会

• ポットラック形式で行います。食べ物を一品お持ち下さい。
• 県人会よりお茶、巻き寿司等を少々ご用意致します。

• 当日参加も可能ですが、できる限り出欠のご連絡を清田勝(masarukiyota@hotmail.com )あてに、2月4日迄にお願い致します。
• 福岡県出身者又は県にゆかりの有るお知り合いがいらっしゃいましたら是非お誘い下さい。


2016 Vancouver Fukuoka Kenjninkai AGM & Lunch Party

Happy New Year! Thank you very much for your participation and cooperation for Vancouver Fukuoka Kenjinkai last year. We appreciate your continuous support in 2016.
As usual, we will hold our Annual General Meeting and New Year’s Lunch Party. We hope all of you can join us.

Date: Monday, February 8 (Family Day)
Time: 12:00PM~3:30PM
Place: Pacifica – Social Lounge (building complex of Kenjinkai member, Ms. Evy Miki)
Address: 3100 block Cambie Street, Vancouver

Pacifica Social Lounge Directions:

 Pink/Brick Building located on Cambie Street between 14th and 16th.
 The Social lounge is located just North of Cambie and 16th (Between a shoe repair store and a hair salon). Walk through the green gates, you will see a playground on your right side. Continue walking straight until you see the Social Lounge Doors on the LEFT side. Please see the attached map
 Signs will be posted for clear directions..
 There is plenty of street parking around (no time limit on holiday/Sunday).

1. Annual General Meeting
• 2015 Financial Report
• 2015 Activity Report
• 2016 Activity Plan (any proposal welcome)

2. New Year Lunch Party
• Potluck. Please bring a dish to share.
• Tea and a bit of sushi rolls will be provided by Kenjinkai

• Please bring anyone who is from or has some connection with the Fukuoka Prefecture.
• To help us prepare, RSVP to Masaru Kiyota (masarukiyota@hotmail.com) by February 4.
Board of Directors
Vancouver Fukuoka Kenjinkai










日時:     1月18日(土)午後12:00 ~ 午後3:00
会場:     隣組(新住所)101-42 W. 8th Ave., Vancouver B.C. Canada V5Y 1M7
電話:  604-687-2172


        • 2013年度事業報告
        • 2013年度会計報告
        • 2014年度事業計画
        • その他、県人会への要望など


  • ポットラック形式。食べ物を一品お持ち下さい。
  • 県人会よりお茶、巻き寿司等を少々ご用意致します。
  • ご質問がある方は清田勝 (masarukiyota@hotmail.com )又は園田優子(604-366-5796)にお願い致します。
  • 福岡県出身者又は県にゆかりの有るお知り合いがいらっしゃいましたら是非お誘い下さい。

Re: 2014 Vancouver Fukuoka Kenjninkai AGM & Lunch

We hope everyone is enjoying the holiday season. Thank you very much for your understanding and cooperation this year. We appreciate your continuous understanding and support to us in the year to come.

We will be holding our AGM (Annual General Meeting) and New Year Lunch Party at the new Tonarigumi building. We hope all of you can join us.


Vancouver Fukuoka Kenjinkai AGM and New Year Lunch


Time:      Saturday, January 18, 12:00PM~3:00PM

Place:     Tonarigumi (new location)

101-42 W. 8th Ave., Vancouver

B.C. Canada V5Y 1M7

Phone: 604-687-2172

  1. 1.     AGM
  •   2013 Financial Report
  •   2013 Activity Report
  •   2014 Activity Plan
  •   Others
  1. 2.     New Year Lunch Party
  •   Potluck. Please bring a dish.
  •   Tea and a bit of sushi rolls will be provided by Kenjinkai


  • Please bring anyone who is from or has a connection with the Fukuoka Prefecture.
  • If you have any question, please contact Masaru Kiyota at masarukiyota@hotmail.com or Yuko Sonoda at 604-366-5796.

We hope to see you all at the AGM and New Year Party.


Masaru Kiyota

On behalf of Board of Directors

Vancouver Fukuoka Kenjinkai



県人会サマーBBQ大会のお知らせ – Fukuoka Kenjinkai Summer BBQ on August 5 (BC Day)




 参加費: 無料(BBQ及びポップ等は県人会で準備)サラダ、アペタイザー、ご飯類など持込み大歓迎です*ご質問等は電話(604-366-5796 園田)又はメール(info@vancouver-fukuoka.com 清田)にて。役員一同



Dear all,

The season has come. We are holding our annual summer BBQ again. Please join us!
Please bring your family and/or friends who are from Fukuoka.

Please note that the original date was set to July 7, but we have changed it to BC Day
(August 5) for various reasons. Your understanding would be appreciated.

Here’s the details:

Time: Monday, August 5, 2013 (BC Day) 12:00AM ~ (Cancelled if heavy rain)
Fee: Free. Food for BBQ and pops will be provided by Kenjinkai
* Any additional food to share (appetizers, salads, rice, etc.) is welcome.
* If you have any question, please contact Yuko Sonoda (604-366-5796) or Masaru Kiyota (info@vancouver-fukuoka.com).

See you all then!


Board of Directors

The 8th Worldwide Fukuoka Kenjinkai Convention

Fukuoka Prefecture is accepting registrations for the 8th Wordwide Fukuoka Kenjinkai Convention held in Fukuoka in October 2013. If you would like to participate, please see the detailed information below:

If you are participating in the convention, please fill out the following form and email it to info@vancouver-fukuoka.com by July 15.

If you have any question, please email info@vancouver-fukuoka.com, or phone Masaru Kiyota if you are a current Kenjinkai member.