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November event for adults

Final update date November 1, 2020

Events to be held this month or events to start accepting are posted.
If you do not need to apply in advance, please gather directly at the venue on the day.
In addition, for events with no capacity, participation may be refused if the number of participants is large.
About event that prior application is necessary, we manage name to collect in application, personal information of Phone number be properly managed in accordance with the provisions of the "Yokohama City Personal Information Protection Ordinance" for events that require advance application
Participation in each event is free unless otherwise specified.

Chuo-toshokan (Phone: 045-262-0050)

The 2nd Yokohama Library School in 2020 (Education Course)
Showa of Yokohama Export Skarf, described by archives,


Approximately 110,000 scarf samples donated by the Japan Export Scarf Manufacturers Association to Yokohama City and 45 design certified ledgers that describe the relevant items are valuable stories about the industry's 30 years since 1957. It is a proof.
The course draws on a flow from Taisho period, when the foundation of the so-called "Yokohama scarf" was built, the social background in which archive materials were formed, and the times when politics, economy, culture, religion, etc. at that time were reflected. Talk about the value of the testimonist and the appeal of the design.
Date and time: Saturday, December 5
From 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Venue/Chuo-toshokan B1F Hall
※Depending on the status of infection, etc., it may be changed to online.
Target/General
Capacity/First 70 people
Application / Tuesday, November 17 from 9:30 am
Reception by telephone (045-262-7336) or electronic application or at Chuo-toshokan 3F counter
Details will also be provided on the library school page.
Please tell us your course name, name, and Phone number, please
Lecturer: Toshie Yamazaki (Professor, Department of Symbiosis Design, Faculty of Human Symbiosis, Kanto Gakuin University)
Co-sponsored / Economic Affairs Bureau Technology Support Center

Library School-related exhibition "Yokohama Export Scarf Design to illuminate the times"

Along with the Yokohama Library School `` Showa of Yokohama Export Scarving Talked by Archive Materials '' held on Saturday, December 5, as a related exhibition, in addition to commentary panels and photographs of printing work, real scarves will be exhibited. .
Period: From Wednesday, November 25 to Sunday, December 20
Venue/Chuo-toshokan 3F Exhibition Corner
Co-sponsored / Economic Affairs Bureau Technology Support Center

3rd Yokohama Library School in 2020 (practical course)
The choice of starting a business in the second life! Entrepreneurship Challenge Seminar

Approximately 40% of those who start a business over the age of 50 account for about 40% of the total, but entrepreneurs over the age of 50 tend to be in the red compared to other generations.
In this seminar, a small and medium-sized business consultant (IDEC management counselor) with a wealth of experience in starting a business will explain what you need to know, investigate, and think about before starting a business. In addition, the staff of the Japan Finance Corporation will explain the points seen by financial institutions.
After the seminar, we will also provide consultation on entrepreneurship and financing with financial institutions. (reservation required, first-come-first-served basis)
Date and time: Friday, December 11
From 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Venue/Municipal Central Library 5th Floor 1st ※Individual consultation is in the second and third meeting rooms
Target: Yokohama citizens over 50 years old or those planning to start a business in the city (excluding management consulting)
Capacity/First 20 people
Application/Reception on the Yokohama Corporate Management Support Foundation website
Please register required items must be registered from the following URL.
https://www.idec.or.jp/seiminar/ (external site)
Lecturer/IDEC contact counselor, Japan Finance Corporation staff
Sponsored by Yokohama Corporate Management Support Foundation, Japan Finance Corporation (Yokohama Branch, Yokohama West Exit Branch of Yokohama, Municipal Central Library

Asahi Library (Phone: 045-953-1166)

If you are lost in choosing a book, this is it! Fukubukuro of the book

We will prepare a recommended set of books by theme.
Period: From October 23 (Friday) to November 23 (Monday, National Holiday)
Venue/Asahi Library Counter

Consultation on how to use a book search machine

If you want to find where the book you want to read is, please talk about how to use the search machine.
Date and time: Wednesday, November 25
From 10:00 am to 11:30 am
Venue/Asahi Library 1F Searching machine
Targets / Beginners

Autumn Open Garden

You can freely see "Asahi-kun's garden". Please visit the autumn garden. (Cancellation of rain)
Date and time: Saturday, November 21
10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Venue/Asahi Library Asahi-kun Garden
Cooperation/Asahi Library Green Volunteer

Izumi Library (Phone: 045-801-2251)

Isoko Library (Phone: 045-753-2864)

 See also the event page for children.

Kanagawa Library (Phone: 045-434-4339)

 See also the event page for children.

Kanazawa Library (Phone: 045-784-5861)

  See also the event page for children.

Konan Library (Phone: 045-841-5577)

  See also the event page for children.

Kohoku Library (Phone: 045-421-1211)

a reading room

Reading 2 to 3 works.
Date and time: Saturday, November 14
From 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Venue/Kohoku Library 2F Meeting Room
Target/General
Capacity/First 10 people
Application / On the day of the meeting at 2:30 pm
Cooperation/Reading Group NEXUS

a reading party for adults

Reading 2 to 3 works.
Date and time: Saturday, November 28
From 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Venue/Kohoku Library 2F Meeting Room
Target/General
Capacity/First 10 people
Application / On the day of the meeting at 2:30 pm
Cooperation / Reading Meeting

Sakae Library (Phone: 045-891-2801)

[Exhibition] Health Promotion & Walking Promotion Month Health and longevity

Panels and books will be displayed on walking and health promotion.
Period: From November 2 (Monday) to November 13 (Friday)
Venue/Sakae Library 1F Exhibition Corner
Co-sponsored/Sakae Ward Office Health and Welfare Division

[Exhibition] Beware of winter infectious diseases! World AIDS Day in December

Panels and books on prevention of infectious diseases such as influenza, tuberculosis, and AIDS will be exhibited.
Period: From November 30 (Monday) to December 11 (Friday)
Venue/Sakae Library 1F Exhibition Corner
Co-sponsored/Sakae Ward Office Health and Welfare Division

Seya Library (Phone: 045-301-7911)

  See also the event page for children.

Tsuzuki Library (Phone: 045-948-2424)

A nostalgic street picture-story show "Kamishibai begins!"

It is an event where you can enjoy a nostalgic picture-story show on the stage on a bicycle. We will do it in different programs each time.
Date/November 3 (Tuesday, National Holiday)
First time: From 10:30 am to 11:00 am
Second: From 11:30 a.m. to noon
Venue / Tsuzuki Ward   Government Building Library Entrance
Appearance: Shigeki Kishimoto

Recruitment "Let's make it together! Fukubukuro,"

In January of next year, we will hold an event called "Book Fukubukuro". Therefore, we are looking for people who will consider the contents of the lucky bag (for children and adults) together.
Write a book you want to introduce to your friends or a book of your favorite theme on the application form next to the user search machine at the Tsuzuki Library, and put it in the reception box.
Period: From November 11 (Wednesday) to December 4 (Friday)
Venue/Tsuzuki Library

Individual consultation for school library volunteers

Why don't you talk to your librarian about your daily questions and concerns about school library volunteer activities?
As an alternative to the courses canceled to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus infection, we will accept individual consultations.
Date and time / After Wednesday, November 3, the schedule will be adjusted on request.
※Within 2 hours from 10 am to 5 pm Tuesday to Friday.
※Please apply at least one week before your desired date. We will inform you of the implementation date within one week from the application date.
Venue/Tsuzuki Library face-to-face reading room
Target: Groups volunteering at school libraries in the city
Capacity: Up to 5 people per group
Application / At any time at the Tsuzuki Library window or telephone (045-948-2424), fax (045-948-2432)
Application Form (Volunteer Consultation) (Excel: 11KB)

[Exhibition] Time Travel in the Photo

Here are some pictures of the present and past of the city.
Period: From Thursday, November 19 to Saturday, November 21
Venue/Tsuzuki Ward   General Government Building
Co-sponsorship/Collaboration of Future from Tsuzuki Library Tsuzuki Ward   Library

[Exhibition] A panel exhibition introducing collaborative activities depicting the future from the Tsuzuki Library

We introduce activity of civic group "meeting of collaboration to draw the future from Tsuzuki library" working on promotion of local reading activity with Tsuzuki library.
Period: From Thursday, November 19 to Saturday, November 21
Venue/Tsuzuki Ward   General Government Building
Co-sponsorship/Collaboration of Future from Tsuzuki Library Tsuzuki Ward   Library

Tsurumi Library (Phone: 045-502-4416)

[Exhibition] November 14 World Diabetes Day

November 14 is World Diabetes Day. This is a panel exhibition that learns what is necessary to prevent diabetes, one of lifestyle-related diseases.
Period: From Thursday, October 29 to Sunday, November 15
Venue/Tsurumi Library 2F Elevator
sponsored/Tsurumi Ward Health and Welfare Division Health and Welfare Center, sponsored by

[Exhibition] World AIDS Day on December 1st

December 1 is AIDS Day. Panels will be displayed in cooperation with Tsurumi Ward Health and Welfare Center.
Period: From November 17 (Tuesday) to November 29 (Sunday)
Venue/In front of elevators on the 2nd and 3rd floors of Tsurumi Library
sponsored/Tsurumi Ward Health and Welfare Division Health and Welfare Center, sponsored by

a reading salon for adults

This is a reading session for short novels by the reading group "NEXUS-Kizuna".
Date and time: Saturday, December 5
From 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Venue/Tsurumi Library 2F Meeting Room
Target: Junior high school students
Capacity/First 10 people
Application / Thursday, November 19 from 9:30 am
Reception at Tsurumi Library window or telephone (045-502-4416)
Lecturer / Reading Group NEXUS-Kizuna-

Totsuka Library (Phone: 045-862-9411)

[Exhibition] Children's SOS Book

We display books of bullying, child abuse, domestic violence, sexual violence, and anti-crime program, which children can read and understand.
Period: From November 10 (Tuesday) to December 25 (Friday)
Venue / Totsuka Library Children's Book Corner

Yokosuka Art Creation Special Support Project
"Welcome to the Teatre Library! The library of everyone turns into a theater."

One percussionist (Vibraphone) and two professional stage actors will perform excerpts from Yuichi Kimura's "Arashino no Nari" and "Aruhata Hina" (published by Kodansha).
Everyone will use their own body to express the sounds of forests, storms and grass, and participate in the work.
The "Teatre Library" is where the usual library becomes a theater. Experience the fun of drama, percussion, and expression.
Date and time: Friday, December 18
From 7:30 pm to 8:15 pm
Venue/Totsuka Library
Target: Elementary school students and parents
Capacity/First 30 people
Application / Thursday, November 26 from 9:30 am
Reception at Totsuka Library window or telephone (045-862-9411)
Appearance / Two people from Mizuki Aida (percussionist) and Gekidan Hilind (Nori Ihara, Moe Edamoto, Miyuki Hazama)
Sponsored/Yokohama Media Aid Co., Ltd.
Subsidy / Yokohama City Arts and Cultural Foundation, Yokohama City

Naka Library (Phone: 045-621-6621)

Honmaki History Lecture "The great writers who loved Honmaki"

A lecturer will be invited from the Hachishoden Folk Museum to give a lecture on literary artists related to Honmaki.
Date and time: Saturday, November 28
10:00 a.m. to noon
Venue/Naka Library 2nd floor meeting room
Target/General
Capacity/First 12 people
Application / Wednesday, November 11 from 9:30 am
Naka Library window or telephone (045-621-6621)
Lecturer/Ryuji Aizawa (Yokohama City Hachishoden Folk Museum)

Hodogaya Library (Phone: 045-33-1336)

Library volunteer experience

You can experience library work that you cannot usually experience, such as organizing bookshelves and preparing reserved books.
Date and time: Sunday, November 15
From 9 a.m. to noon
Venue/Hodogaya Library 
Target: First-year junior high school students living in the city to third-year high school students
Capacity/First 4 people
Application / Tuesday, October 27 from 9:30 am
Reception at Hodogaya Library window or telephone (045-333-1336)

A talk meeting for adults

This is a talk session for adults by volunteer groups active in the community. Let's enjoy the story world together with storytelling and picture books.
Date and time: Friday, November 27
From 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Venue/Hodogaya Library 2F Meeting Room
Target/General
Capacity/First 11 people
Application / Tuesday, November 17 from 9:30 am
Reception at Hodogaya Library window or telephone (045-333-1336)

School Book Repair Volunteer Beginner Course

For those who volunteer to repair books at the school library, lectures will be given on the basics of book repair methods through practical skills.
Date / November 19 (Thursday), November 26 (Thursday), December 3 (Thursday) ※The content of the course is the same for all three times.
From 10 a.m. to noon each day
Venue/Hodogaya Library 2F Meeting Room
Target / Those who have just started book repair volunteers at the school library, those who are planning to work in the future
Capacity/10 people each time lottery
Application / E-mail or postcard accepted Must arrive by Thursday, October 22
Email address [email protected]
Postcard: Postal code 240-0001 2-9 Kawabe-cho, Hodogaya-ku Hodogaya Ward-ku, HodogayaLifelong Learning Support Section for School Book Repair Volunteers"
Please let us know your zip code, Address), age, Phone number, desired date of participation, motivation to apply, number of years of activity, school name that you are active or plan to do.
Co-sponsored/Hodogaya Ward Regional Promotion Division

Midori Library (Phone: 045-985-6331)

Support Desk for Women and Work @ Midori Library for Women and Work Support Desk

Why don't you think about what you can do now for old age and the future? I will also create a life plan sheet.
Date and time: Thursday, December 3
10:00 a.m. to noon
Venue/Midori Library Meeting Room
Target/Women
Capacity/First 10 people
Application / Wednesday, November 11 from 9:30 am
Midori Library window or telephone (045-985-6331)
LecturerYamazaki(Yamazaki) Etsuko(Etsuko) (Career Consultant Financial Planner)
Sponsored / Gender Equality Center Yokohama North (Azamino Art Forum)

Search machine consultation

Individual consultation on how to use a library search machine.
Date and time: Thursday, November 19
From 10:30 am to 11:30 am
Venue/Midori Library Search Machine Corner
Target/General
Capacity/First 2 people

25th anniversary "Midori Library Oyako Bookmark Distribution, 25th Anniversary

We distribute Midori Library character Burkuma Oyako bookmark (paper) will be distributed to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the museum's opening. (As soon as it is gone, it will end)
Date/November 23 (Monday, National Holiday)
Venue/Midori Library
Target / Visitors

Yokosuka Art Creation Special Support Project
"Welcome to the Teatre Library! The library of everyone turns into a theater."

One percussionist (Vibraphone) and two professional stage actors will perform an excerpt version of Yuichi Kimura's "Arashino no Nari" and "Aruhata Hina" (published by Kodansha).
Everyone will use their own body to express the sounds of forests, storms and grass, and participate in the work. The "Teatre Library" is where the usual library becomes a theater. Experience the fun of drama, percussion, and expression!
Before performing, there is an introduction event "Library Mini Guide & Mini Book Talk" by a librarian of Midori Library's librarian to enjoy "Arashi no Nari".
Date and time: Saturday, December 5
From 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Venue/Midori Library Meeting Room
Target: From children to adults
Capacity/First 15 people
Application / Thursday, November 12 from 9:30 am
Midori Library window or telephone (045-985-6331)
Appearance / Two people from Mizuki Aida (percussionist) and Gekidan Hilind (Nori Ihara, Moe Edamoto, Miyuki Hazama)
Sponsored/Yokohama Media Aid Co., Ltd.
Subsidy / Yokohama City Arts and Cultural Foundation, Yokohama City

Minami Library (Phone: 045-715-7200)

Lecture on Minami Ward Activity Promotion Lecture "Light and Darkness of Yokohama I Continued to Write-The Back Story of 34 Years"

A writer who has been drawing works on the stage of Yokohama will talk about behind the scenes about his work.
Date and time: Saturday, November 28
From 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Venue/Minami Ward Hall Multipurpose Hall
Target/General
Capacity/First 70 people
Application / Friday, November 13 from 9:30 am
Minami Library counter or telephone (045-715-7200) reception
Lecturer: Yoko Yamazaki (Writer)
Co-sponsored/Minami Ward Office Regional Promotion Division

Lecture on Local History of Minami Library Local History Lecture "The Unknown Predecessors of Minami Ward

A lecture focusing on a part of Minami Ward's lecture focusing on the story of Confucian scholar Takei Nemoto from Komeiji Village.
Date and time: Thursday, November 5
From 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Venue/Minami Library Meeting Room
Target/General
Capacity/First 20 people
Application / Wednesday, October 21 from 9:30 am
Minami Library counter or telephone (045-715-7200) reception
Lecturer/Kinji Yoshida (Representative of History Study Group in Minami Ward Kinji Yoshida

Let's make herbarium.

Why don't you make a popular herbarium and decorate it in your room? Even beginners can enjoy it easily.
Date and time: Sunday, November 15
From 10:00 am to 11:30 am
Venue/Yamauchi District Center 3F Meeting Room 2
Target/General
Capacity/First 10 people
Application/Reception
Reception at Yamauchi Library window or telephone (045-901-1225)
Please tell us your name and contact information (Phone number, your name and
Lecturer / Yuka Yamada (Head of Herbarium Class "COLORS Craft")

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Telephone: 045-262-7334

Telephone: 045-262-7334

Fax: 045-262-0052

Email address: [email protected]

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