Welcome to Foreign Language Volunteer Network
If you are looking for sightseeing and living information in Sapporo, please visit us at the Sapporo International Communication Plaza.
We will offer suggestions to help as you travel around and live in Sapporo in cooperation with the Sapporo International Communication Plaza Foundation. We also plan Hokkaido University Campus Walking Tours, work the information desk at Sapporo Clock Tower, and offer international seminars and showcases of Japanese culture. We are not only actively engaged in MICE, but also in consultation and support for inhabitants of Sapporo with the spirit of “Omotenashi”.
The first snow activity! Enjoy a winter walking tour for non-Japanese people with citizen volunteers in the Sapporo Art Park Sculpture Garden. Snowshoe while appreciating the sculptures and winter scenery. Check the flier and our blog. Date: Jan. 20 (Sat.), 2018 Time: 10:15a.m.〜12:00p.m. Meeting time: 10:15 Meeting Place: The bus stop in the park labeled “Geijutsu no Mori Center” ＊Please take the bus which departs at 10:00 from #2 bus stop at Makomanai station [N16], subway Numboku line. ＊Coming by a car is also OK. Fee: Free (Bus fare and parking fee will be your own expense.) ＊It will be canceled in the event of bad weather. ＊Come in clothes […]
Plaza Salon Café 2017 2nd Date：October 7th(Sat.) 1:30pm～2:30pm Venue：Sapporo International Communication Plaza Salon Topic：”The charming city of Portland, Oregon” Guest speaker: Ms. Molly, Ms. Phylicia and Ms.Michaela (from Portland, Oregon) Let’s hear and talk in English with them! Free of charge (Please bring soft drink yourself.) ✉Contact：email@example.com Checkthe flier and the Facebook of the Counter Unit
We had “The Summer Festival” on July 15th at the Sapporo International Communication Plaza Foundation. Are you interested in putting on a yukata and walking around Odori with citizen volunteers? Check the flier and the blog of the Sightseeing and Japanese Culture Unit.
Plaza Salon Cafe ￼ Date : June 17th(Sat.) 1:30pm～2:30pm Topic：Viet Num culture and living：Loooooooong Country Viet Num on the world map view Internatinal students from Viet Num talked about their country culture and living in English. Check the flier and the Facebook of the Counter Unit
We held “Excursion to the Flower World in Takino” on June 3rd at the Takino Suzuran Hillside National Park. 13 participants from 7 countries and regions joined. You can see the details and pictures on the blog of the Sightseeing and Japanese Culture Unit.
We held “Enjoy Cherry Blossoms Together -Ohanami-” on May 3rd at Hokkaido Shrine and Maruyama Park. 16 participants from 11 countries and regions joined. You can see the details and pictures on the blog of the Sightseeing and Japanese Culture Unit.
We held an event “Snow Activities Experience in TAKINO Snow World!” on March 4th at the TAKINO SUZURAN HILLSIDE NATIONAL PARK. 14 participants from 11 countries joined the event to experience cross-country skiing followed by tube sledding. You can see more details and pictures on the blog of the Sightseeing and Japanese Culture Unit.