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Welcome to Summer 2018!

Published: June 15, 2018

Summer 2018 is about to begin!

April Mori no Ike News

Published: March 27, 2018

As you may know, we invited our villagers a few months ago for our villagers to make a manga (comic) about life at 森の池 (もりのいけ Mori no Ike ) featuring our mascot こうた (Kouta) for a chance to win a tuition voucher to a summer session this year. We had so many amazing entries! It was amazing to see all the creativity and effort that went into these manga. Unfortunately, we could only pick a few to win… It was a tough decision, but in this post are the winners of our Kouta Manga contest!

Read the whole post to see the winners and their manga.

March Mori no Ike

Published: February 26, 2018

​It’s March - which means there are only three months until summer starts! But there’s plenty to do to get ready for summer starting right now.

Why Study Japanese?

Published: January 30, 2018

​Why Learn Japanese? Included in this post are just a few of the many reasons… and a video, so you can hear it from our villagers themselves.

Welcome to 2018!

Published: January 18, 2018

あけましておめでとうございます! Akemashite omedetou gozaimasu! Happy New Year, everyone! It’s 2018, which means it’s time to start thinking about summer (or at least warmer weather, here in Minnesota). Here are some updates and important information you might want to know to get started.

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