Senior Activities – April 2020

Due to the unfortunate crisis of the Coronavirus, the Senior Activities Committee has chosen to cancel the April 15th day trip to the Cache Creek Casino. Those that have paid will receive their money back. We will provide further information on when we can feel safe to provide and plan another trip. We apologize for this cancellation.

Thursday, May 21. Julie Nakatani, a MVBT member, and a professional Ikebana sensei, has agreed to show us a simple way to do flower arrangement. Please join us as we will also provide lunch.

Thursday, June 11. Reverend Nekoda has graciously accepted to share his good health and educate us on Shiatsu (finger pressure) Acupressure=Pressure Point. Shiatsu continues to help health problems says Rev. Nekoda. Mark this date on your calendar.

Thursday, June 11. Please Note: This will be the last day before taking a summer break. Lunch will be provided. We will start up again on September 10, the first Thursday after Labor Day.

Our Senior cook book will make an ideal gift. The price is $15.00. Can get it at the Temple office or from a committee member.


9:00am to 12:00 noon, Debbie Kitani has been very helpful with the Senior Craft Class every Thursday morning, showing
the ladies many new ideas in knitting and different crafts. Please support Debbie with any ideas in craft for our upcoming

9:00am to 10:00am, Learn line dancing instructed by Reiko Kameda, Reiko Tsuchida and Toshiko Uyehara. A fun thing to do to start your day

10:00am to 10:45am, Join Kinji Ushiba with the “Sing Along Group”.

10:45am to 11:00am, following the Sing Along, a chair exercise as you sing along, lead by Julie Ushiba.
What better way to start your day, with a light chair exercise.

11:15am to 11:45am, Taiko Drums, This is great mentally, for timing and rythm, and also for balance. So much fun doing the Taiko drums with friends. Join the group and enjoy.
The scheduled hours for our craft session is from 9:00am to 12 noon, every Thursday. Light refreshment of coffee, tea and desserts are always provided. Everyone is welcome to join us and make a special friend. We are always looking for new ideas if you can share them with us.

In Gassho

Aiko Sugimoto-Miyamoto