Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Japanese and English Language Table

1minute speech night

Date: Friday, November 19th, 2010

Time: 6 pm – 9pm

Place: NC Japan Center

705 Barbour Dr, Raleigh, NC 27603

Email: or (Japanese)

Participation fee : $3.00

You are cordially invited to Japanese & English Language table, which will be held on Friday, November 19th. We welcome Japanese students, NCSU, UNC and Duke students and high school students studying Japanese and Japanese people living in this area who want to practice speaking English. The purpose of this gathering is for American students to meet Japanese people to practice Japanese, for Japanese people to meet Americans, and to make friends. Home style food made by volunteers will be provided. Enjoy this informal and cultural meeting! Language table is sponsored by Dept of Foreign lan & Lit at NCSU and local volunteers.

Our special menu this time will be sushi and butajiru (pork miso soup), miso soup without meat for vegetarians will also be available.

Both 101 students and 201 students wrote and gave one minute speech in classes recently. We will share our speeches with a group of 4~5 students. The titles of your speech should be “my daily life” “a place where I want to visit” or “when I was a child . Please bring your speech to language table. Upper class students and Japanese students are also required to share their speech.

We use real plates and chopsticks for dinner to reduce trash and to save our resources. We will start to clean up and wash dishes at 8:40. Please help us!

Now we have our language table website. Please visit it for more information and location! Thank you, Sera-sensei!

You can check facebook as well.

Any donations such as food, chips or fruits, cookies, especially a gallon of water,soda or juice, ice tea (no alcohol), are fully appreciated.

If you have any questions, please contact m