Mexican Party!!

皆様、ありがとうございました!メキシコ料理は美味しかったです!!!
Mil gracias a
 todo el mundo! Delicioso!!!

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Let's Go Ice Skating!

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Come join us for a day of fun on the ice!   
Get some basic skating tips from our lead teacher and director, Karen.

Saturday, April 23rd at Yamabiko Ice arena in Okaya city at 10:00 am
Access Map (Japanese)

Karen is a figure skater and coach with a Master rating from the Professional Skaters Association.  Over the last 20 years, she has taught skating to students ranging in age from 1 to 75.

Please sign up using the form below slideshow.



Entrance Ceremony

入園おめでとう!!!
Welcome to the 2016-2017 school year!

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Let's Go Ice Skating!

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Come join us for a day of fun on the ice!   
Get some basic skating tips from our lead teacher and director, Karen.

Saturday, February 27th at M-Wave in Nagano city
11:00 am
Access Map (Japanese)

Karen is a figure skater and coach with a Master rating from the Professional Skaters Association.  Over the last 15 years, she has taught skating to students ranging in age from 1 to 75.

Please sign up using the form below slideshow.



Let's Go Ice Skating!

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Come join us for a day of fun on the ice!   
Get some basic skating tips from our lead teacher and director, Karen.

Saturday, January 30th at Yamabiko Ice arena in Okaya city
10:00 am
Access Map (Japanese)

Karen is a figure skater and coach with a Master rating from the Professional Skaters Association.  Over the last 15 years, she has taught skating to students ranging in age from 1 to 75.

Please sign up using the form below slideshow.



IA Matsumoto Bazar !!

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We will hold a fundraising bazaar at I.A. Matsumoto on 10/31.

If you would like to give money toward our cause or if you would like to donate household goods or professional services to sell/auction at the bazaar, please contact us.

We thank you for your support!

When:
October 31st
Time:12:00 14:00
Place:IA Matsumoto
Access:Here More information

Gospel Charity Concert

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"Come support our children as they sing to raise money for Generosity Water!"

What: Annual Charity Gospel Concert
When: 1:30pm on Monday, November 3rd (Culture Day, national holiday),
Where: Piccadilly Hall
Cost: FREE
Please click here for more information in Japanese and English.

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Father's Day BBQ at Sky Park

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We will have our annual BBQ at Sky Park to celebrate Father’s Day. We will meet at Sky Park, so please check the location on the map below. Meat, drinks and other food will be provided by IA Matsumoto. We ask you to bring 1 side dish per family (salad or desserts).

Join us and enjoy our special BBQ with everyone. We encourage you to invite your friends and relatives!

【Date】 6月20日(土)
【Time】 12:00~
【Venue】 Sky Park

This event is sold out.



Mexican Fiesta

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It's fiesta time, so come and celebrate “Mexican Fiesta” with us!
Enjoy a little taste of Mexico, right here in Japan.
We'll have food, music, dance, and a special party surprise!
May 23th (Saturday)
Food preparation
– 4 pm
Dinner – 6:30 pm
¥1,500 for adults
¥500 yen for children

Let's Go Ice Skating!

Skating-Jan14

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Come join us for a day of fun on the ice!   
Get some basic skating tips from our lead teacher and director, Karen.

Saturday, April 18th at Yamabiko Ice arena in Okaya city
10:00 am
Access Map (Japanese)

Karen is a figure skater and coach with a Master rating from the Professional Skaters Association.  Over the last 15 years, she has taught skating to students ranging in age from 1 to 75.

Please sign up using the form below slideshow.



Happy Holidays



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Thank you all for a wonderful year! Our school will be closed from December 20th until January 4th. We will resume classes on January 5th.

Come join us in 2015 for afternoon learning lab activities plus English basketball, weight training and more, through IA Sports. 

Wishing everybody happy Hanukkah, Winter Solstice, Christmas, Boxing Day, Kwanzaa and happy New Year.


Thanksgiving Dinner


Students and parents from the International Academy of Matsumoto preparing and cooking a traditional North American Thanksgiving dinner. The menu included roast turkey, braised turkey, cornbread, cornbread stuffing, apple pie, and pumpkin pie.

Thank you all for this beautiful Thanksgiving dinner.

Books and Baking: Greek Christmas cookies!


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We’re baking cookies!
Come join us for an exciting book about friends and sharing, then bake and enjoy some Greek Christmas cookies!


Sunday, December 7th
1:00 am - 2:30 pm
¥500


Trick or Treat

Thank you kindly to all the shop owners that helped us to have an amazing "Trick or Treat" at Nawate Street.

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  • Flower shop hamaengei
  • Earth
  • Uchudo
  • SWEET
  • WABI x SABI
  • Iku
  • Furusato
  • Echuya 
  • The Frog Shop 
  • Tatsunoko Shoten


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Gospel Charity Concert

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"Come support our children as they sing to raise money for Generosity Water!"

What: Annual Charity Gospel Concert
When: 1:30pm on Monday, November 3rd (Culture Day, national holiday),
Where: Matsumoto Catholic Church (just north of the castle)
Cost: FREE
Please click here for more information in Japanese.

Koi Koi Matsumoto 2014

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Come join us for food and fun on the 2nd Floor of M-Wing, June 22nd, 2014!

11:00 - Sri Lankan Food: Coconut Rice, Pastries, and Ginger Tea
            American Food: Cornbread,Chili, Brownies, Hot Dogs
13:30 - Classic & Contemporary American Jazz
14:00 - English Story Time
14:10 - American Tap Dancing
14:20 - Choirs
15:00 - Martial Arts Demonstration

Pictures from our booth at Koi Koi International Matsumoto
Festival 2012


Books and Baking: Chocolate chip cookies!


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We’re baking cookies!
Come join us for an exciting book about friends and sharing, then bake and enjoy some American-style chocolate chip cookies!


Saturday, May 31st
10:30am - 12pm
¥500

Mexican Fiesta

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It's fiesta time, so come and celebrate “Mexican Fiesta” with us!
Enjoy a little taste of Mexico, right here in Japan.
We'll have food, music, dance, and a special party surprise!
May 24th (Saturday)
Food preparation
– 3 pm
Dinner – 6:30 pm
¥1,500 for adults
¥500 yen for children

Let's Go Ice Skating!

Skating-Jan14

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Come join us for a day of fun on the ice!   
Get some basic skating tips from our lead teacher and director, Karen.

Saturday, April 26th at Ice Arena in Okaya
11:00 am
Access Map (Japanese)

Karen is a figure skater and coach with a Master rating from the Professional Skaters Association.  Over the last 15 years, she has taught skating to students ranging in age from 1 to 75.

Please sign up using the form below slideshow.



Matsumoto Strongman Showdown

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Entry fee: ¥2,000 at the competition day.

Christmas Party 2013

Books and Baking: Gingerbread cookies

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Everyone knows the story of the runaway gingerbread cookie that got eaten by the fox, isn’t? Come join us for a familiar tale and enjoy the classic taste of Christmas!


Saturday, November 30th
10:30am - 12pm
¥500

Thanksgiving Dinner


Students and parents from the International Academy of Matsumoto preparing and cooking a traditional North American Thanksgiving dinner.
The menu included roast turkey, braised turkey, cornbread, cornbread stuffing, apple pie, and pumpkin pie.

Thank you all for this beautiful Thanksgiving dinner.


Halloween Party

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It’s Halloween!
We had a great Halloween party at IA Matsumoto,
thank you to everyone for come.


Wednesday, October 31st
15:30 - 18:00

Gospel Charity Concert

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You are invited to a special concert! On Monday, November 4th (Culture Day), Matsumoto Higashi Church will host it's annual charity gospel concert to help raise money for child abuse awareness and the Orange Ribbon Campaign.

For more information in Japanese»

Books and Baking: Muffins!

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We're making muffins! Our Books and Baking series continues this month with a silly story about a muffin-loving moose. We will read all about his antics and bake some delicious muffins. Please sign up using the form below to reserve your spot.

Saturday, February 23th
10:30am - 12pm
¥500

African Drumming Workshop


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African Drumming Workshop
Come join us for a uniquely rhythmic experience! Drum and dance, sway and chant, as we share the stories, sounds, and movements of Africa…in Japanese, English and Swahili


Saturday, July 27th
10:30am - 12pm
¥500

Koi Koi Matsumoto 2013

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On June 23rd. We will had the Koi Koi International Matsumoto Festival 2013 where we will participate selling delicious Mexican "Enchiladas”, Kenyan food and we hold a Story Time event at 1:30 pm and 3:30 pm in the Library of M-Wing at the 2nd floor.

Pictures from our booth at Koi Koi International Matsumoto
Festival 2012


Books and Baking: Mexican Food

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We're baking Mexican Food!
A classic English tale is retold with Mexican animal characters.
Join us for an cultural blend of English, Spanish, new foods, and lots of fun!
Saturday, May 25th
10:30am - 12pm
¥ 500 yen

Books and Baking: Chocolate chip cookies!

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We’re baking cookies!
Come join us for an exciting book about friends and sharing, then bake and enjoy some American-style chocolate chip cookies!


Saturday, April 27th
10:30am - 12pm
¥500

IA Sports Learning to Train Seminar

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Let's Go Ice Skating!

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Come join us for a day of fun on the ice!   
Get some basic skating tips from our lead teacher and director, Karen.

Sunday, March 3rd at M-Wave Nagano 10:30am

Karen is a figure skater and coach with a Master rating from the Professional Skaters Association.  Over the last 15 years, she has taught skating to students ranging in age from 1 to 75.

Books and Baking: Muffins!

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We're making muffins! Our Books and Baking series continues this month with a silly story about a muffin-loving moose. We will read all about his antics and bake some delicious muffins. Please sign up using the form below to reserve your spot.

Saturday, February 23th
10:30am - 12pm
¥500




Happy Holidays



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Thank you all for a wonderful year! Our school will be closed from December 22th until January 6th. We will resume classes on January 7th.

Come join us in 2013 for afternoon learning lab activities plus English basketball, weight training and more, through IA Sports. 

Wishing everybody happy Hanukkah, Winter Solstice, Christmas, Boxing Day, Kwanzaa and happy New Year.


Books and Baking: The Gingerbread Girl

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Everyone knows the story of the runaway gingerbread cookie that got eaten by the fox, but did you know he had a sister?
Come join us for a fun twist on a familiar tale and enjoy the classic taste of Christmas!

Saturday, December 8th
10:30am - 12pm
¥500

Thanksgiving Dinner



Students and parents from the International Academy of Matsumoto preparing and cooking a traditional North American Thanksgiving dinner.
The menu included roast turkey, braised turkey, cornbread, cornbread stuffing, apple pie, and pumpkin pie.

Thank you all for this beautiful Thanksgiving dinner.


Halloween Party

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It’s Halloween!
We had a great Halloween party at IA Matsumoto, thank you to everyone for come.


Wednesday, October 31st
15:30 - 18:00

Books and Baking: Monkey bread!

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We're baking Monkey bread!
Come join us and have fun preparing “Fun finger food”


Saturday, August 25th
10:30am - 12pm
¥500

Books and Baking: Pretzels!

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We're baking pretzels!
Come join us as we follow a loveable brown bear on an eco-friendly adventure through the woods!



Saturday, July 14th
10:30am - 12pm
¥500

Koi Koi Matsumoto 2012

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On July 1st. We had the Koi Koi International Matsumoto Festival 2012 where we participate selling delicious Mexican "Enchiladas" and we hold a Story Time event.


Books and Baking: Cornbread - Cajun!

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"We're baking cornbread! 
Another tasty treat is on the run!  Come join us as we chase a little cornbread boy through the marshes and bayous of the American South. 
We'll learn some Cajun and enjoy a classic southern specialty!"

Saturday, June 16th
10:30am - 12pm



Books and Baking: Burritos!

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We're baking burritos!
A classic English tale is retold with Mexican animal characters.
Join us for an cultural blend of English, Spanish, new foods, and lots of fun!
Saturday, May 19th
10:30am - 12pm
¥ 500 yen

Mexican Dinner - Cinco de Mayo

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It's fiesta time, so come and celebrate “Cinco de Mayo” with us!
Enjoy a little taste of Mexico, right here in Japan.
We'll have food, music, dance, and a special party surprise!
Food preparation – 4 pm
Dinner – 6:30 pm
¥1,500 for adults
¥500 yen for children

Books and Baking: Cookies!

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 We're baking cookies, two times!
Saturday (
土曜日), April 21st
9-10am/10:30am-11:30am
¥500


Books and Baking: Bread

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Saturday (土曜日), March10th
10:30am-12pm
¥500

Let's Go Ice Skating!

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Come join us for a day of fun on the ice!   
Get some basic skating tips from our lead teacher and director, Karen.
Saturday, February 25th at M-Wave in Nagano
10:30am
Karen is a figure skater and coach with a Master rating from the Professional Skaters Association.  Over the last 15 years, she has taught skating to students ranging in age from 1 to 75.






Books and Baking: Pizza!

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ピザーを作ります!We're making pizza!
Saturday (
土曜日), February 18th
10:30am-12pm

Gingerbread houses for Christmas


Merry Christmas from all of us at I.A. 松本!

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